DISCLAIMER

06-0822R                                                          REPLACEMENT


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR FIVE YEARS WITH DULUTH ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, LAKE SUPERIOR CENTER AUTHORITY AND SECRET SERVICE ENTERTAINMENT LLC PROVIDING FOR THE PRODUCTION, PROMOTION AND MANAGEMENT OF SPECIAL EVENTS AT BAYFRONT FESTIVAL PARK AT A COST OF $48,500 PER YEAR.

BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized to enter into an agreement for five years with Duluth economic development authority, Lake Superior Center authority and Secret Service Entertainment providing for the production, promotion and management of special events at Bayfront Festival Park, said agreement to be substantially in the form of Public Document No. ____________ on file in the office of the city clerk, and providing for the payment of $48,500 per year; payments to be made from the Special Projects and Events Account 0100-700-1410.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a five-year agreement for professional entertainment management services for special events that occur at the Bayfront Festival Park. The contractor will be responsible for the management and promotion of special events sponsored by the city. The contractor will also be responsible for management of the park during special events promoted by other entities. The contractor is also given the right to promote its own events at the park.