Item No: 4.C.1.
Meeting Date: March 12, 2012
From: Jim Lemberg – Manager, Communications Utility
Subject: Resolution authorizing execution of an agreement with The School Board of Lake County, Florida for the provision of Internet service.
Staff recommends approval of a resolution authorizing an Internet Service Agreement with The School Board of Lake County, Florida under which Internet service will be provided to the Schools.
Under this agreement, the City will provide Internet service to the Schools for the period of June 1, 2012 through June 30, 2015. In a manner analogous to its Gas Utility, the City purchases wholesale Internet service from a third party and resells it to retail customers such as the Schools.
1. Approve the resolution, or
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
The revenue from this agreement will be adequate to cover the City’s cost of the corresponding wholesale Internet service and the equipment necessary to deliver the service to the Schools.
Department: _IT/Communications ______
Prepared by: _JIM LEMBERG_________
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Advertised: ____Not Required __X____
Attorney Review : Yes_X__ No ____
Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________
Finance Dept. __________________
Deputy C.M. ___________________
City Manager ___________________
Account No. 045-5026-539-3410
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RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE AN INTERNET SERVICE AGREEMENT WITH THE SCHOOL BOARD OF LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA FOR THE PROVISION OF INTERNET SERVICE; 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 THE SCHOOL BOARD OF LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA, whose address is 201 West Burleigh Boulevard, Tavares, Florida 32778, for the provision of Internet service.
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 twelfth day of March 2012.