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File #: 2018-572    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Contract Status: Passed
File created: 1/12/2018 In control: Board of Directors
On agenda: 1/24/2018 Final action: 1/24/2018
Title: Proposed First Amended and Restated Water Service Contract with City of Plymouth
Sponsors: Randal Brown
Indexes: General Counsel
Attachments: 1. Plymouth (City of) First Amended and Restated Water Contract EX B 2017
Title
Proposed First Amended and Restated Water Service Contract with City of Plymouth

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Agenda of: January 24, 2018
Item No.: 2018-572
Amount: Revenue Contract

TO: The Honorable
Board of Directors
Great Lakes Water Authority

FROM: Sue F. McCormick
Chief Executive Officer
Great Lakes Water Authority

DATE: January 12, 2018

RE: Proposed First Amended and Restated Water Service Contract with City of Plymouth

MOTION

Upon recommendation of Randal Brown, General Counsel, the Board of Directors (Board) of the Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA), authorizes the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), upon approval and execution by the wholesale water customer, to execute the 30-year First Amended and Restated Water Service Contract with City of Plymouth; and authorizes the CEO to take such other action as may be necessary to accomplish the intent of this vote.

BACKGROUND

On January 2, 2018, the Plymouth ("Customer") City Commission agreed to the terms of the First Amended and Restated Water Service Contract with GLWA ("Amendment"). While the standard wholesale 30-year water service contracts require review of certain values (the pressure range at directly metered locations and the maximum day and peak hour values (collectively, the "Values")) at specified intervals, Customer has been in the unique position of not having experienced the changes in usage that the vast majority of GLWA's other wholesale customers have experienced. Consequently, Customer has not previously had the desire to modify its contract. Since the execution of Customer's contract in 2008, the model contract has undergone substantive changes to its terms and conditions (eleven individual sections and the entirety of Article 5). Customer recently contacted GLWA to review its contract terms and, after a productive meeting, elected accept the changes to the model contract terms in their entirety. This Amendment accomplishes the following:

1. Makes the terms of Cus...

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