Agenda Item # 3

Columbus Consolidated Government
Council Meeting

05/22/2018

Agenda Report # 120


TO: Mayor and Council

SUBJECT: Northside High School Donation of Batting Cages

INITIATED BY: Parks and Recreation


Recommendation: Approval is requested to accept a donation from Northside High School to construct batting cages at Northside Recreation Center ball fields.

Background: The batting cages are being donated for use at Northside Recreation Center ball fields. The approximate cost for the batting cage is $21,600.00.

Analysis: Parks and Recreation is requesting to receive this batting cage for Northside Park.

Financial Considerations: This will be at no cost to the City as it is a private donation and Northside High School will be responsible for the maintenance of the batting cages.

Projected Annual Fiscal Impact Statement: None expected

Legal Considerations: Council must approve the acceptance of this donation.

Recommendations/Actions: Approve the donation of the batting cage to be used at Northside Park.

A RESOLUTION
NO. _____

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO APPROVE AND ACCEPT THE DONATION OF A BATTING CAGE TO BE PLACED AT NORTHSIDE BALL FIELDS.

WHEREAS, Northside High School has requested to donate a batting cage for use at Northside Park fields; and,

WHEREAS, having this batting cage will be advantageous for the users of those fields; and,

WHEREAS, having this batting cage will improve the appearance of Northside Park Fields.

NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:

That the City Manager or his designee is hereby authorized to accept a batting cage for Northside Park fields.


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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held the _________ day of _____________ 2018, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of _____________ members of said Council.


Councilor Allen voting __________.
Councilor Baker voting __________.
Councilor Barnes voting __________.
Councilor Davis voting __________.
Councilor Garrett voting __________.
Councilor Huff voting __________.
Councilor Thomas voting __________.
Councilor Turner Pugh voting __________.
Councilor Woodson voting __________.



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Tiny B. Washington, Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor