RESOLUTION NO. 754
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, APPROVING A LEASE FOR THE CURRAN HOUSE BETWEEN THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE AND THE U.P. HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC.
WHEREAS, under the Growth Management Act, the City is affirming its interest in preserving local and regional history; and
WHEREAS, preservation is important to foster appreciation of the City’s assets, culture, diversity and values to its visitors and residents; and
WHEREAS, the City Council desires to preserve the Curran House as a community asset which honors the past history for the benefit of the future residents of University Place and the region; and
WHEREAS, the mission of the U.P. Historical Society is to transform the Curran House and its periphery into an agricultural, horticultural and heritage center where the community can gather, learn and experience, as well as celebrate history.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Incorporation of Recitals. The recitals are hereby incorporated herein as if set forth in full.
Section 2. Legislative Determination of Consideration. The Council of the City of University Place has considered the proposed transaction, including the consideration to the City to be provided by the U.P. Historical Society, Inc., and hereby makes a legislative determination that the consideration for this Lease Agreement is sufficient, appropriate and in the best interests of the public.
Section 3. Approval of Form of Documents. The City Council hereby approves execution of the Lease in substantially the form of the document accompanying this Resolution.
Section 4. Completion of Transaction. The City Manager is authorized to take and execute any additional measures or documents that may be necessary to complete this transaction, which are consistent with the approved form of document attached, and the terms of this Resolution.
Section 5. Effective Date. This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon adoption by the City Council.
ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON APRIL 14, 2014.
Denise McCluskey, Mayor
Emelita Genetia, City Clerk
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
Steve Victor, City Attorney