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File #: 20-6    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CONSENT AGENDA Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 12/10/2019 In control: Park & Recreation Department
On agenda: 2/12/2020 Final action:
Title: Authorize an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement with Dallas Independent School District (DISD) to maximize resources and programming opportunities for both City of Dallas (City) Park and Recreation Department and DISD students by ensuring mutual use of City and DISD athletic facilities through July 31, 2022 - Financing: No cost consideration to the City
Indexes: 100
Attachments: 1. Resolution
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STRATEGIC PRIORITY: Quality of Life
AGENDA DATE: February 12, 2020
COUNCIL DISTRICT(S): All
DEPARTMENT: Park & Recreation Department
EXECUTIVE: John D. Jenkins
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Authorize an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement with Dallas Independent School District (DISD) to maximize resources and programming opportunities for both City of Dallas (City) Park and Recreation Department and DISD students by ensuring mutual use of City and DISD athletic facilities through July 31, 2022 - Financing: No cost consideration to the City

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BACKGROUND

The City and DISD have partnered since 1982 to share in the use of athletic facilities for the purpose of conducting athletic and recreational programs; specifically, DISD utilizes the City's golf courses, tennis centers and other athletic facilities for the purpose of conducting golf and tennis practice sessions for their University Interscholastic League teams as well as hosting district tournaments within both of these sports. The City utilizes DISD facilities such as the natatorium, athletic fields and gyms to host swim lessons, conduct afterschool programs, youth athletic leagues and summer camps.

The use of DISD facilities by the City allows the Park and Recreation Department (PKR) access to facilities it does not currently have (e.g., natatorium) and allows PKR to meet the needs of its program participants by having access to multiple program sites. DISD does not have golf courses or large tennis center complexes and therefore, DISD is able to practice on City golf courses and tennis centers while also hosting district tournaments on facilities they do not have within their system.

Through this Interlocal Cooperation Agreement, the City and DISD agree to waive fees associated with the use of their respective athletic facilities and by doing so, allows the City and DISD to minimize costs associated with the use of these athletic facilities. The w...

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