CITY OF ELYRIA/LORAIN COUNTY METROPARKSCASCADE PARK AFFILIATION AGREEMENTPHASE ONE
THIS AGREEMENT (“Agreement”) is made and entered into as of the ____ day of
_____________, 2012, by and between the BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS,LORAIN COUNTY METROPOLITAN PARK DISTRICT (hereinafter referred to as the
“Park District”), having an office at 12882 Diagonal Road, LaGrange, Ohio 44050, and theCITY OF ELYRIA, OHIO (hereinafter referred to as “Elyria”), having an office at 131 Court
Street, Elyria, Ohio.
WHEREAS, Elyria is the owner of certain parcels of land known as Cascade Park,containing in excess of ___________ acres and more particularly described in Exhibit Aattached hereto and made a part hereof and outlined in yellow on the plot plan attached
hereto and made a part hereof and marked Exhibit B hereinafter (“Cascade”).
WHEREAS, the Park District and the City of Elyria desire to jointly protect thenatural resources and other assets of Cascade Park for the benefit of the citizens of Elyriaand all citizens of Lorain County and the region; andWHEREAS, the Park District and Elyria desire to implement a plan and agreementto accomplish such goals and to define the duties and responsibilities of each party withrespect to the operation and improvement of Cascade Park;NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual promises and obligationscontained herein, and other good and valuable consideration, receipt of which is herebyacknowledged, and intending to be legally bound hereby, the parties hereto agree asfollows: