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Record #: Or2010-1086   
Type: Order Status: Passed
Intro date: 10/6/2010 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Historical Landmark Preservation
Final action: 12/8/2010
Title: Historical landmark fee waiver for property at 550 and 559 W Surf St
Sponsors: Tunney, Thomas
Topic: HISTORICAL LANDMARKS - Permit Fee Waivers
Attachments: 1. Or2010-1086.pdf

WHEREAS, Section 2-120-815 of the Municipal Code provides that the Chicago City Council may by passage of an appropriate order waive any fees charged by the City for any permit for which approval of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks (the "Commission") is required, in accordance with chapter 2-120 of the Municipal Code; and

WHEREAS, the permits identified below require Commission approval, in accordance with Section 2-120-740 of the Municipal Code; now, therefore,


SECTION 1. The foregoing recitals are hereby adopted as the findings of the City Council.

SECTION2. The Commissioner of the Department of Buildings, the Commissioners of the Departments of Environment and Fire, the Director of the Department of, Revenue, and the Zoning Administrator are hereby directed to issue those permits for which approval of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks is required pursuant to Chapter 2-120 of the Municipal Code free of charge, notwithstanding any other ordinances of the City Council to the contrary, for the property at:

Address: 550 and 559 West Surf Street ("Property")
District/Building: Surf-Pine Grove District

Replacement of a walkway, stairwell and roof of existing residential buildings.
Owner-Owner's Address: City, State, Zip:
Commodore/Green Brier Landmark Condominium
559 West Surf Street
Chicago, Illinois 60657
SECTION 3. The fee waiver authorized by this Order shall be effective from October 1, 2009 through October 1, 2010, and shall not apply to additional developer service fees, stop-work order fees or any fines.

SECTION 4. That the permit purchaser for the Property shall be entitled to a refund of city fees for which it has paid and which are exempt pursuant to Section 1 hereof.

NOTE: This is NOT a permit nor does it constitute a Letter of Approval for the above described work. A permit application for the work must be approved by the appropriate City department(s) as w...

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