BY COUNCILOR STEWART:
The city council finds as follows:
(a) The city is administering Bayfront Park usage through the services of a private contractor, Secret Service Entertainment, LLC; and
(b) The city could benefit from an alternative method of operation.
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the council requests the administration to recommend alternative methods of administering the use of Bayfront Park for entertainment events.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the city shall terminate the contract between city of Duluth, Lake Superior Center authority, Duluth economic development authority, and Secret Service Entertainment, LLC (Auditor’s Contract No. 20288 dated December 21, 2006) by giving the written notice referred to in paragraph 24.1 thereof.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution cancels a current contract and changes policy on how entertainment events at Bayfront Park are conducted.