ZOO IDAHO—ENTRANCE BUILDING AND PROJECTS UPDATE
Parks and Recreation Administration and Zoo Idaho staff will be present to update the Council regarding various current and up-coming projects at the Zoo. Staff is also seeking City Council input and direction regarding the Zoo Entrance Building specifically, and requests that Council consider supporting and granting permission for the following:
(a) Support of the preferred log cabin Zoo Entrance Building and Gift Shop design, as submitted by Lodge Log and Timber based in Boise, Idaho for the quoted price of $90,535.50;
(b) Grant permission to proceed with Zoological Society purchase of the structure in support of the City and Zoo Idaho;
(c) Grant staff permission to solicit a Professional Services Contract for construction of the Zoo Entrance stairway and building concrete pad for Council consideration at a future meeting; and
(d) Grant staff permission to bring the Zoo Entrance Building Architect/Engineer Fee Proposal of JHS Architects in the amount of $20,150.00 forward to Council for further consideration and recommended approval at a future meeting.