SPONSORSHIP AND NAMING POLICIES AT PARK PROPERTIES
Binding City Policy
WHEREAS, Portland Parks & Recreation has always provided sponsorship and naming opportunities for businesses and individuals. With the recent formation of the new Marketing and Business Development unit, the need was identified for formalizing a set of guiding principles and parameters for sponsorships and for the naming rights at Park properties.
WHEREAS, citizens have helped create a vision for Portland
parks & Recreation included in Parks Vision Plan 20/20; and
WHEREAS, sponsorship and naming opportunities provide Portland Parks & Recreation with additional resources to accomplish the vision outlined in 20/20; and
WHEREAS, these policies, attached as Exhibits A
herein, will serve as a guideline for development of future sponsorship and naming opportunities; and
WHEREAS, the public was given two opportunities to comment on the two draft policies. The first was through an online comment form on the PP&R website, which was available for submissions from January 15 through February 25. The second opportunity was in person at a Citywide Parks Team meeting on Thursday, February 15. Additional input for input from Friends Groups such as the Hoyt Arboretum, Friends of Forest Park, Leach Botanical Garden
, Crystal Springs Garden
and others was solicited by Marketing and Development Manager Bob Schulz.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this Resolution is a binding policy.
Filed for inclusion in PPD September 29, 2004.
Resolution No. 36504 adopted by City Council May 2, 2007.
ARB-PRK-3.03 Naming or Renaming Parks, Facilities and Features replaced in PPD May 2, 2007.