Item No: 5K.
Meeting Date: August 12, 2013
From: Jakki Cunningham Perry, Human Services Director
Subject: Resolution amending Recreation Facility Rental Rates for residents, non-residents and non-profit organizations.
Staff recommends approval of the resolution amending recreation facility rental rates as noted in Exhibit A..
On March 22, 2010, the City Commission approved Resolution 8626 amending Resolution 8116 pertaining to rates charged; approving new rate changes for programs and changing out of area service fees from non-utility to non-residents to be used in the operation of recreation activities.
In an effort to continue providing quality service to program participants and residents, in July 2013, Human Services staff conducted a survey of surrounding cities with similar facilities (see Exhibit A). Based on the results of the survey, staff recommends the increase to rates for residents, non-residents, and non-profit organizations.
1. Approve the resolution amending Recreation Facility Rental Rate Changes provided in the attached document listed as Exhibit A.
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
With the adoption of the amended fees, the General Fund will receive additional revenue.
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A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AMENDING RESOLUTION 8626 PERTAINING TO FACILITY RATES CHARGED; APPROVING NEW RATE CHANGES FOR FACILITIES, PARKS AND BALL FIELDS FOR CITY OF LEESBURG RESIDENTS, NON-RESIDENTS AND NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
WHEREAS, City staff recommends a change in rates for all facilities and ball fields as noted in “Exhibit A.”
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA;
SECTION I. The rates as indicated in “Exhibit A” are hereby changed from the current rate to the proposed rate for Residents, Non-Residents and Non-Profit Organizations.
THAT this resolution shall become effective October 1, 2013.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the _12th ____ day of _August___ 2013.