AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           August 24, 2009

 

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

 

Subject:                      Resolution authorizing a lease agreement with Green Solar Solutions to lease space at the Leesburg/ Lake County/UCF Business & Technology Center/Incubator

 

 

Staff Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval of the lease agreement with Green Solar Solutions to lease space at the Business Incubator for a three-year term.

 

Analysis:

The Business Incubator currently has five office spaces for new and emerging businesses that will provide a service or product to our community.  The proposed lease agreement will allow Green Solar Solutions to locate their operation in the Business Incubator for a three-year period.  Green Solar Solutions is a solar dealer that will provide green building contract services.  Green Solar Solutions will hire two new employees and anticipate hiring more in the future.

 

Options:

1. Approve the three-year contract with Green Solar Solutions 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:    8/20/2009 2:49 PM____

 

Department: Housing & Economic Dev

Prepared by: Tracie Hodge                     

Attachments:         Yes X   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required __X___                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No ____

                                                

_________________________________           

Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head Kenneth L. Thomas

Finance  Dept. _JB      ,____________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. 001-0000-362-0101

 

Project No. ___________________

 

WF No. ______________________

 

Budget  ______________________

 

Available _____________________


 

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 GREEN SOLAR SOLUTIONS 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 Green Solar Solutions whose address is 2315 Overlook Drive, Mount Dora, FL  32757 for green contract 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 24th day of August 2009.

 

 

 

                                                                            __________________________

                                                                             Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

__________________________

City Clerk