|Submitted||Oct. 1, 2018|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:
- A copy of any and all contracts (including associated amendments and exhibits) awarded to Pepsi, Coca-Cola, or any subdivision thereof, for the provision of beverages or other goods in any facilities (cafeteria, athletic, academic, recreational, student, etc.) under the purview of this organization, including all activities and buildings associated with athletics, sports, dining services, or otherwise. If this agency does not have a contract with either of the named companies, please provide the equivalent agreement with the currently employed company.
- If a contract(s) with Pepsi, Coca-Cola, or any subdivision thereof has been cancelled, please provide any and all materials related to its cancellation.
- If a contract with Pepsi, Coca-Cola, or any subdivision thereof has been cancelled, please provide the statement from the university about cancellation.
I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.
I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.
In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.
Pursuant to your Request for Public Information, dated October 3, 2018, please find attached a copy of the agreement between Coca Cola and BHCC attached.
You will note that there is no cost at this time.
Kali R. Cofield
Public Records Coordinator