Series 107 2006 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 107-126; Res. 44-06; Approving a plan for the installation of two bronze sculptures in Flat Branch Park
Council Bill No.
approving a plan for the installation of two bronze sculptures in Flat Branch Park.
WHEREAS, local artist Larry Young has previously created
a six foot bronze sculpture titled
Marathon Man an abstract depiction of a male figure in running motion; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Young plans to design a companion piece titled
Marathon Woman; and
WHEREAS, the total value of these pieces will be approximately
WHEREAS, Mr. Young is willing to cast these pieces and assist
with installation in Flat
Branch Park for the sum of $30,000; and
WHEREAS, First National Bank has proposed making a $30,000
gift to the City so that the
City may commission Marathon Man and Marathon Woman and install both pieces
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE
COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION 1. The City approves the plan
to accept a gift of $30,000 from First National
Bank for the purpose of commissioning Marathon Man and Marathon Woman and installing
both pieces in Flat Branch Park.
ADOPTED this 20th day of February, 2006.