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AGREEMENT FOR CONTRACT SERVICES <br /> BETWEEN THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES AND <br /> BLAIS & ASSOCIATES, INC. <br /> THIS AGREEMENT FOR CONTRACT SERVICES (herein "Agreement") is made and <br /> entered into this 20th day of June, 2017, by and between the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, a <br /> California municipal corporation ("City") and Blais & Associates, Inc., a Texas corporation <br /> ("Consultant"). City and Consultant are sometimes hereinafter individually referred to as "Party" <br /> and hereinafter collectively referred to as the "Parties". <br /> RECITALS <br /> A. City is in need of grant-writing services including the identification of funding <br /> opportunities, on-going grant research, and development and submission of grant proposals, the <br /> performance of the services defined and described particularly in Article 1 of this Agreement. <br /> B. Consultant, having successfully provided such services to City since 2009, as <br /> defined and described particularly in Article 1 of this Agreement, was selected by the City to <br /> perform those services. <br /> C. Pursuant to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes' Municipal Code, City has authority <br /> to enter into and execute this Agreement. <br /> D. The Parties desire to formalize the selection of Consultant for performance of those <br /> services defined and described particularly in Article 1 of this Agreement and desire that the terms <br /> of that performance be as particularly defined and described herein. <br /> OPERATIVE PROVISIONS <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual promises and covenants made by the <br /> Parties and contained herein and other consideration, the value and adequacy of which are hereby <br /> acknowledged,the parties agree as follows: <br /> ARTICLE 1. SERVICES OF CONSULTANT <br /> 1.1 Scope of Services. <br /> In compliance with all terms and conditions of this Agreement,the Consultant shall provide <br /> those services specified in the"Scope of Services"attached hereto as Exhibit"A"and incorporated <br /> herein by this reference, which may be referred to herein as the "services" or "work" hereunder. <br /> As a material inducement to the City entering into this Agreement, Consultant represents and <br /> warrants that it has the qualifications, experience, and facilities necessary to properly perform the <br /> services required under this Agreement in a thorough, competent, and professional manner, and is <br /> experienced in performing the work and services contemplated herein. Consultant shall at all times <br /> faithfully, competently and to the best of its ability, experience and talent, perform all services <br /> described herein. Consultant covenants that it shall follow the highest professional standards in <br /> performing the work and services required hereunder and that all materials will be both of good <br /> quality as well as fit for the purpose intended. For purposes of this Agreement,the phrase"highest <br /> - 2 - <br /> 01007.0001/256340.1 <br />