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Sponsored by: Oates <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />RESOLUTION 2009-083 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br />ALASKA, AUTHORIZING THE CITY MANAGER TO ENTER INTO A USE <br />AGREEMENT WITH THE GREAT ALASKA COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF <br />AMERICA FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESERVING A PORTION OF THE <br />WATERFRONT PARK FROM MAY 21 THROUGH MAY 24, 2010, AND <br />WAIVING CAMPING FEES <br />WHEREAS, an Alaskan Odyssey Jamboree with more than 2,500 scouts, leaders, parents <br />and families was held in Seward in June 2001; and <br />WHEREAS, 2010 is the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the Boy Scouts of America; <br />and <br />WHEREAS, the 2001 event was so successful and well received that the Great Alaska <br />Council of the Boy Scouts of America wishes to celebrate its 100th anniversary by holding a <br />Scouting Jamboree in Seward; and <br />WHEREAS, the Great Alaska Council, Boy Scouts of America requests that City Council <br />make an exception of policies and procedures in order to reserve a large portion of the Waterfront <br />.... Park to hold a Scout Jamboree; and <br />WHEREAS, the Boy Scouts of America is requesting this use at no fee; and <br />WHEREAS, the economic value of this event is desirable to our community. <br />NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA, that: <br />Section 1. The Waterfront Park shall be reserved at no fee for the Great Alaska Council, <br />Boy Scouts of America May 21-May 24, 2010 in accordance with the Use Agreement attached and <br />incorporated herewith. <br />Section 2. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon its adoption. <br />PASSED AND APPROVED by the City Council of the City of Seward, Alaska this 14th <br />day of September 2009. <br />