WHEREAS, the Department of Parks and Recreation (the “Department”) wants to operate a basketball camp at the North Hempstead “Yes We Can” Community Center (the “Services”); and
WHEREAS, the Commissioner of the Department has recommended that the Town enter into an agreement with the Long Island Nets through Brooklyn Nets, LLC, 15 MetroTech Center, 11th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201, to provide the Services for a term beginning on April 2, 2018 and ending on April 6, 2018 and for a term beginning on April 21, 2018 and ending on April 22, 2018 (the “Camp Agreement”); and
WHEREAS, pursuant to the Camp Agreement, the Long Island Nets would retain seventy percent (70%) of camp revenue and the Town would be paid the remaining thirty percent (30%); and
WHEREAS, the Long Island Nets have also requested that the Town execute an agreement to authorize the filming of team practices at the “Yes We Can” Community Center (the “Filming Agreement”); and
WHEREAS, this Board finds it to be in the best interest of the Town to authorize the Camp Agreement and the Filming Agreement (the “Agreements”).
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT
RESOLVED that the Agreements be and are hereby authorized; and be it further
RESOLVED that the Supervisor be and hereby is authorized and directed to execute the Agreements on behalf of the Town, which Agreement shall be on file with the Office of the Town Clerk, and to take such other action as may be necessary to effectuate the foregoing; and be it further
RESOLVED that the Office of the Town Attorney be and hereby is authorized and directed to negotiate and oversee the execution of the Agreements, and to take such other action as may be necessary to effectuate the foregoing.
Dated: Manhasset, New York
March 20, 2018
The vote on the foregoing resolution was recorded as follows:
Ayes: Councilperson De Giorgio, Councilperson Ferrara, Councilperson Kaplan, Councilperson Russell, Councilperson Seeman, Councilperson Zuckerman, Supervisor Bosworth
cc: Town Attorney Comptroller Parks