BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized and directed to enter into an agreement with Duluth economic development authority, Lake Superior Center authority and Lou Campbell, d/b/a Lou Campbell Productions, terminating city Contract No. 20043 providing for the production, promotion and management of three special events at Bayfront Festival Park, said termination agreement to be substantially in the form of Public Document No. ____________ on file in the office of the city clerk.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: On April 5, 2006, the city entered into city Contract No. 20043 providing for the production of three special events at Bayfront Festival Park and known as Country Fest, Fourth Fest and Viking Fest. The promoter was Lou Campbell, d/b/a Lou Campbell Productions. Due to circumstances beyond the control of the promoter, he is unable to complete performance of the terms and conditions of the agreement. The city has identified a new promoter that is ready, willing and able to produce, promote and manage a special event on July 3 and 4 and the Viking Fest event. The purpose of this resolution is to authorize the process enabling the termination of city Contract No. 20043.