AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           January 11, 2010

 

From:                          Kenneth L. Thomas, Director of Housing & Economic Development

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing a lease agreement with Hometown Health TV, LLC, to lease space at the Leesburg Business & Technology Center/Incubator

 

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval of the lease agreement with Hometown Health TV, LLC, to lease space at the Business Incubator for a three-year term.

 

Analysis:

The Business Incubator currently has three office spaces available for new and emerging businesses that will provide a service or product to our community.  The proposed lease agreement will allow Hometown Health TV, LLC, to locate their operation in the Business Incubator for a three year period.  Hometown Health TV, LLC, is a dynamic, innovative, locally produced monthly video magazine that provides a multimedia platform to entertain, educate, inform and market to medical patients and cable TV subscribers across Lake County and The Villages.  Within the next three years, Hometown Health TV, LLC, plans to hire at least one new employee.

 

Options:

1.  Approve the three-year contract with Hometown Health TV, LLC, for lease space at the Business Incubator; or

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

Fiscal Impact

The lease will generate $10,800 over the three-year life of the agreement.

 

Submission Date and Time:    1/7/2010 10:25 AM____

 

Department: Housing & Economic Dev

Prepared by:  Tracie Hodge                     

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RESOLUTION NO._______________

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE A LEASE AGREEMENT WITH HOMETOWN HEALTH TV, LLC, FOR OFFICE SPACE AT THE BUSINESS INCUBATOR; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:

 

            THAT the Mayor and City Clerk are hereby authorized to execute an agreement with Hometown Health TV, LLC whose address is PO Box 490614, Leesburg, Florida 34749, for multimedia monthly video magazine services. 

 

             THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.

 

PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the 11th day of January 2010.

 

 

 

                                                                            __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

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City Clerk