Tompkins County
New York


Approval of Inter-Municipal Recreation Partnership Agreement


Department:Youth Services DepartmentSponsors:
Category:Youth Services

Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the County of Tompkins is currently a member of the Inter-municipal Recreation Partnership by agreement dated May 15, 2012, with an original five-year term expiring December 31, 2017, and


WHEREAS, the Recreation Partnership has been an excellent and cost-efficient model of inter-municipal collaboration and shared services that enables municipalities to jointly plan, finance, and share a diverse set of high-quality recreation programs, and


WHEREAS, the Inter-municipal Recreation Partnership agreement by its own terms may be renewed for an additional five years by appropriate resolutions by each of the municipal partners on or before December 31, 2022, and


WHEREAS, any municipality may withdraw from the Inter-municipal Recreation Partnership agreement upon a full calendar year’s notice, now therefore be it


RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Health and Human Services Committee, That the County of Tompkins agrees to extend the Inter-municipal Recreation Partnership Agreement for an additional five years, expiring December 31, 2022,


RESOLVED, further, That a copy of this resolution be sent to the Recreation Partnership Board care of Tompkins County Youth Services Department at 320 W. State/MLK Jr., Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.


Meeting History

Dec 18, 2017 4:30 PM  Health and Human Services Committee Regular Meeting

Ms. Hendrix explained this resolution will approve the Inter-municipal Recreation Partnership Agreement with the same five year sequence and the change made to the agreement will match what is done with the Recreation Partnership. She said all municipalities have already adopted the agreement.

Ms. Chock inquired if there were any municipalities that do not participate in this inter-municipal agreement. Ms. Hendrix stated Lansing does not participate but instead invests in their own programs. She said Lansing residents can participate in the programs provided through the agreement for an additional fee.

MOVER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Vice Chair
SECONDER:Shawna Black, Member
AYES:Anna Kelles, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Will Burbank, Carol Chock, Shawna Black
Dec 19, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting
MOVER:Carol Chock, Member
SECONDER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Member
AYES:Will Burbank, Carol Chock, James Dennis, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Shawna Black, Michael Sigler, Martha Robertson