Monday night, the City Council considered guidelines to develop a long-term agreement between the City and the YMCA of Corsicana for operating the Cain Center.
"The City recognizes the need for youth programs, not only after school and Fridays, but during the holidays and summers," said City Manager Elizabeth Borstad. "The YMCA is recognized for the youth programs they provide and are excited to bring them to Athens."
The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) discussed Monday serves as a framework for future negotiations and outlines certain deal points that will be the basis for the final operating agreement.
Some major points of the MOU include:
The MOU is non-binding and is intended to guide future good-faith negotiations.