AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           August 14, 2006

 

From:                          Bruce Ericson, Director of Recreation & Parks

 

Subject:                      Resolution Authorizing an Agreement with Bill Deese to provide Planning and Implementation for Fishing Tournaments.

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval of the attached Resolution authorizing execution of an Agreement with Bill Deese to provide planning and implementation for Fishing Tournaments on the Harris Chain of Lakes/Venetian Gardens.

 

Analysis:

The City of Leesburg Recreation & Parks Department has held fishing tournaments in Venetian Gardens for many years.  The City of Leesburg anticipates the number of these tournaments to increase. 

 

In order to provide quality and professional services to all sports fishing enthusiasts, staff recommends the City attain the services of Bill Deese to implement and plan all fishing tournaments.  Mr. Deese will also obtain sponsorship for fishing and other sport related functions at the Harris Chain of Lakes/Venetian Gardens from major sport organizations such as ESPN and BASS. 

 

Bill Deese was selected by Staff and recommended by several organizations due to his expertise with planning various fishing tournaments with the Leesburg Chamber of Commerce. 

 

His compensation will be $25 per hour for services rendered and invoices shall be submitted bi-weekly.   Other terms and conditions are stated within the agreement.

 

Options:

1.  Approve the Resolution executing the agreement with Bill Deese or;

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

Fiscal Impact

The City will incur the usual maintenance, operating and office supplies for Bill Deese.  The cost will be absorbed into the operating budget of the Recreation fund.  A total of $5,000 will be transferred to account number 001-8121-572-341 for all contractual services provided by Bill Deese.

 


Submission Date and Time:    8/9/2006 1:10 PM____

 

Department: Recreation & Parks_

Prepared by:  Bruce Ericson         _                     

Attachments:         Yes_X_   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes X___  No ____

                                                

_________________________________           

Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance  Dept. __wp________________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ________RS___________

 

Account No. _001-8121-572-3410__

 

Project No. __N/A____________

 

WF No._____N/A_____________

 

Budget  _____$5,000           ______

 

Available ____$5,000          _______


 

RESOLUTION NO._______________

 

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE AN AGREEMENT WITH BILL DEESE TO PROVIDE  IMPLEMENTATION AND PLANNING OF FISHING TOURNAMENTS ON THE HARRIS CHAIN OF LAKES/VENETIAN GARDENS; 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 Bill Deese whose address is 2205 Dogwood Circle, Mount Dora, Florida 32757 for the implementation and planning of fishing tournaments on the Harris Chain of Lakes/Venetian Gardens.

 

             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 __14th___ day of _August____ 2006.

 

 

 

                                                                            __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

__________________________

City Clerk