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File #: 19-0008R    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/26/2018 In control: Finance
On agenda: 1/14/2019 Final action: 1/14/2019
Title: RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH GREAT LAKES AQUARIUM IN THE AMOUNT OF $360,000.
Attachments: 1. Exhibit A

Title

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH GREAT LAKES AQUARIUM IN THE AMOUNT OF $360,000.

 

Body

CITY PROPOSAL:

                     WHEREAS; the city council approved $360,000 as an operating subsidy to Great Lakes Aquarium in resolution 18-0807R passed on December 10, 2018 that appropriated the estimated 2019 hotel-motel and food and beverage tourism taxes.

                     

RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, substantially in the form of that attached as Exhibit A, with Great Lakes Aquarium, in an amount not to exceed $360,000, payable from 258-030-5436-08; (Tourism Taxes Fund, Finance, Tourism Tax Allocations, Lake Superior Center Authority).

 

Statement of Purpose

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes an agreement with Great Lakes Aquarium for 2019 in order to support the educational and promotional activities of the Aquarium.  This agreement is funded by tourism tax collections.