A disagreement over Northwestern Drugs Discipline lease licensing phrases between the Kane County Cougars (American Affiliation) and the Forest Protect District of Kane County has been resolved, clearing the way in which for a longer-term dedication by the staff.
Their pair had disagreement for lease phrases for 2021 and 2022, with the Forest Protect District waiving charges for 2020 and Cougars Proprietor and President Dr. Bob Froehlich paying $500,000 for 2022. That left an settlement between the District and the staff for 2021 for $225,000 in lease charges in limbo; Foehlich was looking for a lowered quantity given the enterprise and well being circumstances of the yr, arguing drive majeure claims, whereas the Forest Protect District was looking for the complete quantity. The difficulty has been resolved as of Thursday, March 2, 2023.
The quantity of the 2021 fee was not laid out in a press launch saying the settlement. The staff was already dedicated to the 2023 season; the staff may have moved out of the ballpark for the 2024 season.
“We’re happy to return to an settlement and transfer ahead,” Froehlich mentioned by way of press launch. “The partnership between the Forest Protect District of Kane County and the Cougars is vastly valued. We look ahead to enjoying the 2023 season at lovely Northwestern Drugs Discipline and for a lot of seasons to return.”
“We’re completely happy to have resolved the 2021 challenge,” mentioned Forest Protect Government Director Benjamin Haberthur by way of press launch. “We’re happy our two organizations have come to an settlement and we’re completely happy to proceed this partnership.”