Board of Governors of Exhibition Place consideration on June 16, 2021
EP18.9 ACTION Ward: All
Coke Statue Installation
Origin (June 2, 2021) Report from the Chief Executive Officer, Exhibition Place
Recommendations The Chief Executive Officer, Exhibition Place recommends that:
1. The Board approve of an agreement with Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited ("Coke") and Coca-Cola Limited ("CCL") for the installation and maintenance of the Yarwood 1965 Artwork at Exhibition Place on the terms and conditions set out in Appendix A and in the location shown in Appendix B and such other terms and conditions as approved by the Chief Executive Officer and the City Solicitor.
Summary Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited ("Coke") and Coca-Cola Limited ("CCL") owner of the artwork known as the "Coca-Cola (Yarwood 1965)" (the "Artwork") wishes to install the Artwork at a location on Exhibition Place grounds as part of its naming arrangement with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment ("MLSE"). The parties have agreed that the Artwork installation area is west of the main entrance into Coca-Cola Coliseum in an established planter.
This report recommends an agreement with both Coke and CCL on the terms and conditions as set out in the report.
When I saw this come up in my email I was thinking it was a statute made of Cocaine. I need more sleep.