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File #: R-18-28   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted and Published
File created: 4/16/2018 In control: City Council
Final action: 6/18/2018
Enactment date: 6/21/2018 Enactment #: R-2018-035
Title: Relating To Economic Development Assistance In Support Of A Proposed Topgolf Project At The Former Beach Water Park Site Near The Intersection Of I-25 And Monta?o Boulevard; Amending The Capital Improvements Program Of The City Of Albuquerque (Sanchez, Pe?a, Gibson)
Attachments: 1. R-28.pdf, 2. R-28Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
6/21/2018 City Clerk Published  Action details
6/18/2018 City Council Override  Action details
6/15/2018 Mayor Vetoed  Action details
6/5/2018 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
6/4/2018 City Council Passed as AmendedPass Action details
6/4/2018 City Council AmendedPass Action details
5/21/2018 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass  Action details
5/14/2018 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
4/16/2018 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
4/16/2018 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY THIRD COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-18-28 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Ken Sanchez, Klarissa J. Pe?a, and Diane Gibson


RESOLUTION
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Relating To Economic Development Assistance In Support Of A Proposed Topgolf Project At The Former Beach Water Park Site Near The Intersection Of I-25 And Monta?o Boulevard; Amending The Capital Improvements Program Of The City Of Albuquerque (Sanchez, Pe?a, Gibson)
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RELATING TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE IN SUPPORT OF A PROPOSED TOPGOLF PROJECT AT THE FORMER BEACH WATER PARK SITE NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF I-25 AND MONTA?O BOULEVARD; AMENDING THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS PROGRAM OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE.
WHEREAS, Topgolf has become the premier golf entertainment concept; and
WHEREAS, Topgolf combines sports and entertainment facilities centered on golf and provides a social entertainment experience that appeals to all, regardless of their skill or ability; and
WHEREAS, Topgolf is played with real balls and clubs and uses patented technology to score shots based on their accuracy and distance, allowing a series of competitions to be played, and transforming what can be a mundane visit to a traditional driving range into a fun, unique entertainment experience with universal appeal; and
WHEREAS, Topgolf attracts serious golfers because of its use of real-time feedback on the accuracy and distance of their golf shots while casual players, even people who have never played golf, are enticed by the uniquely competitive and social elements of the Topgolf experience; and
WHEREAS, corporate and other groups are drawn by the opportunity of a dynamic group experience in an exciting and contained venue that includes restaurant, bar and event facilities; and
WHEREAS, an estimated $38.8 million will be invested in the facility for land and construction activities: land - $5.3 million; site improvements - $3.8 million; building and other real p...

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