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File #: ID 20-0035    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/20/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/19/2020 Final action: 5/19/2020
Title: Resolution Revising the Memorandum of Understanding Between the City of Greensboro and The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro for the Design, Construction, and Operation of the Steven B. Tanger Center for the Performing Arts in the Amount of $2,995,000
Attachments: 1. 20-0035 RES MOU COG & CFGG STPAC.pdf

Title
Resolution Revising the Memorandum of Understanding Between the City of Greensboro and The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro for the Design, Construction, and Operation of the Steven B. Tanger Center for the Performing Arts in the Amount of $2,995,000

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Council Priority: Create an Environment to Promote Economic Development Opportunities and Job Creation

Department: Coliseum
Council District: 3

Public Hearing: n/a
Advertising Date/By: n/a

Contact 1 and Phone: Matt Brown, 373-7400
Contact 2 and Phone: Richard Lusk, 373-2077

PURPOSE:
The City and the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro (CFGG) desire to revise Section B.2 of the Amended Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Steven B. Tanger Center for the Performing Arts (STCPA) with respect to funding the costs of construction of the STCPA. The revision increases the City's financial commitment from $42.879 million to $45.874 million.

BACKGROUND:
On March 4, 2014 the City approved a MOU between the City and the CFGG to design, finance, develop, construct and manage the operations and programs of the proposed STPAC. CFGG secured its original $35 million commitment of funding and the City committed $30 million to STCPA. On December 8, 2015, the City increased its funding commitment to $39.6 million and the CFGG increased its commitment to $38.5 million. The MOU was also amended to include a ticket service fee of not more than four dollars ($4) per ticket on tickets sold for events at the STPAC. Additionally that amendment allowed the City to allocate a minimum of $120,000 per year from STPAC annual sponsorship revenue to an Arts Stabilization Fund. On December 19, 2017 the City increased its funding commitment to $42.879 million and the CFGG increased its commitment to $41.826 million. In FY19-20 the City increased its funding for additional construction bid alternates, including pre-function rooms, as well as funding for additional design costs and equipment cost increa...

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