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between the Humane Society and the City of Port Townsend, hereinafter "Humane Society -City <br />of Port Townsend Animal Services Agreement;" and <br />WHEREAS, the Humane Society and the County first entered into an Agreement for <br />Shelter and Related Services on November 14, 2011, and executed new license agreements on <br />April 16, 2012, and on December 24, 2012; and <br />WHEREAS, providing for continued Humane Society operations in the existing Animal <br />Shelter facility and animal and kennel licensing ensures uninterrupted shelter operations, and <br />promotes the efficiency of these important services to the public and to the County; and <br />WHEREAS, the benefits to Jefferson County include but are not limited to the Humane <br />Society providing the County with: operation of the shelter including staffing, supplies, and <br />utilities; provision of veterinary services to shelter animals; impounding of animals seized by the <br />County and providing 24-hour access to the Shelter; training of County staff to impound <br />animals; disposal of dead animals delivered by the County; providing shelter services to the <br />citizens of Jefferson County for stray companion animals from unincorporated county areas; <br />providing adoption and spay/neuter services for unwanted companion animals; administration <br />of animal licensing and renewals for dogs and cats in unincorporated county areas; <br />administration of kennel licensing and renewals; and <br />WHEREAS, the Humane Society and the County desire to provide for continued Humane <br />Society operations at the County's Animal Shelter facility located at 112 Critter Lane, and for <br />continued service as a Licensing Agent for the County; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the terms, conditions, covenants and <br />performances contained herein and mutually bargained for and exchanged, IT IS MUTALLY <br />AGREED AS FOLLOWS: <br />THIS LICENSE (or "Agreement") is made by and between Jefferson County, a political <br />subdivision of the State of Washington and a municipal corporation ("County"), and the <br />Humane Society of Jefferson County WA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in <br />the State of Washington ("Humane Society"). <br />1. PREMISES: Jefferson County does hereby license to the Humane Society the Animal Shelter <br />facility located at 112 Critter Lane, Port Townsend, Washington, commonly known as the Animal <br />Shelter, as follows and as referenced in the facility diagrams attached hereto in EXHIBIT A: <br />A. The building in its entirety that comprises the Animal Shelter; and <br />B. The grounds and appurtenances of the Animal Shelter, including but not limited to the <br />driveway south of entrance gate, parking area, septic system and all storage sheds, as <br />shown in EXHIBIT A. <br />2. TERM: The term of this License shall be January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2016, except <br />for Section 8. Records and Deliverables, which shall continue until the County determines that all <br />Animal Shelter License Agreement Page 2 of 19 <br />