Attachment 3 Item 9-B (Continued from November 28, 2000)

 

 

 

Excerpt from the Minutes of the Santa Monica Arts Commission

September 18, 2000

 

VI.               Committee Reports

B.      Artist Live/Work/Studio Task Force

 

A motion was made to recommend to the Santa Monica Airport Commission that the 26,000 square feet currently available at 3026 and 3000 Airport Avenue at the Santa Monica Airport be regarded as an immediate solution to the crises in artist studio space and request that those spaces be dedicated to artist studio uses. The motion passed.

Made by Jan Williamson

Second by Marvin Zeidler

 

A motion was made to recommend to the Santa Monica Airport Commission that a sub-committee of the Artist Live/Work/Studio Task Force be formed to make recommendations on a selection process and artist definition to be adopted at the Santa Monica Airport. The motion passed.

Made by Jan Williamson

Second by Marvin Zeidler

 

A motion was made to recommend to the Santa Monica Airport Commission that the current artist leases at the Santa Monica Airport be extended for five years with two three-year options for renewal at the current rental rates with an annual cost of living increase. The motion passed with one abstentions.

Made by Maya Emsden

Second by Jan Williamson

 

A motion was made urging that the Airport Commission 1) set a reasonable aggregate rent income target for the entire non-aviation properties; 2) seek super-premium tenants for a portion of these properties so as to 3) set aside on a permanent basis 42% of the gross square footage at below market rates for artist studio spaces with a 2001 rental rate of approximately $.65 per square foot, said rent to be the end user rent rather than the rent of any possible master lease holder. The motion passed with two abstentions.

Made by Greg Spots

Second by Maya Emsdem