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City of Independence
BILL NO. 18-0791st R

Agenda Title:

18-079 - 1R. An ordinance authorizing and directing the City Manager to enter into an amendment of a site lease agreement with New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC, for use of the communications tower on the grounds of Fire Station No. 1 at 950 N. Spring Street for a five-year period with up to three, five-year renewal periods for the sum of one thousand four hundred fifty dollars per month.

The Public Works Department recommends approval.

The City and AT&T Wireless PCS, LLC entered into a tower lease agreement on October 16, 2001 for use of the City-owned communications tower at 950 N. Spring Street. New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC is the successor in interest to AT&T Wireless PCS, LLC. The current lease agreement will expire on October 31, 2019.

The terms of this renewal lease are a continuation of the original terms of the lease. Annual revenue for this site lease agreement with New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC will be $1,450.00 per month.

The initial term for the site lease agreement will be from November 1, 2019 to October 31, 2024.

Fiscal Impact:

This site lease agreement would provide for continued revenue for use of tower space at 950 N. Spring Street.

Department:          Public WorksContact Person:          Tim Gramling

Public Works DepartmentApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Finance DepartmentApproved
Law DepartmentApproved
City Managers OfficeApproved
City Clerk DepartmentApproved

Council Action:          Council Action:          Accepted

ATT First Amendment Lease Agreement DraftContract