WHEREAS, the City recently renamed the Jackson Park stage to the Mike Schend Stage in honor of Mike Schend’s retirement from the Hood River County School District Community Education program and years of service to the City residents;
WHEREAS, the Hood River County School District has owned and maintained the Mike Schend Stage, including operating a permitting program for use of the stage by other entities;
WHEREAS, the City owns, maintains, and administers the remainder of Jackson Park;
WHEREAS, the School District would like to transfer ownership and maintenance responsibilities of the Mike Schend Stage to the City and the Director of Public Works believes that it is in the City’s best interests to do so as part of the City’s Jackson Park ownership and maintenance responsibilities;
WHEREAS, it is necessary for the City Council to set the permit fee for use of the Mike Schend Stage by resolution;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
The City accepts ownership of the Mike Schend Stage.
The permit fee for use of the Mike Schend Stage is $35.
Approved by the Hood River City Council the ______ day of ________________, 2009, to take effect immediately.
Arthur Babitz, Mayor
Jennifer McKenzie, City Recorder