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Record #: O2015-6123   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 7/29/2015 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 9/24/2015
Title: Issuance of Chicago O'Hare International Airport General Airport Revenue Bonds, Series 2015A and 2015B
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Attachments: 1. O2015-6123.pdf, 2. O2015-6123 (V1).pdf
ORDINANCE
WHEREAS, the City of Chicago (the "City") is a duly constituted and existing municipality within the meaning of Section 1 of Article VII of the 1970 Constitution of the State of Illinois (the "Constitution") having a population in excess of 25,000 and is a home rule unit of local government under Section 6(a) of Article VII of the Constitution; and
WHEREAS, the City owns and operates an airport known as Chicago O'Hare International Airport (the "Airport"); and
WHEREAS, the City has previously issued various series of its Chicago O'Hare International Airport General Airport Revenue Bonds that are currently outstanding (the "Outstanding Senior Lien Bonds"); and
WHEREAS, the Outstanding Senior Lien Bonds are "Senior Lien Obligations" secured under the Master Indenture of Trust Securing Chicago O'Hare International Airport General Airport Revenue Senior Lien Obligations dated as of September 1, 2012 between the City and U.S. Bank National Association as trustee (the "Senior Lien Trustee") as supplemented ,(the "Senior Lien Master Indenture"); and
WHEREAS, the City has previously established a commercial paper program providing for the issuance from time to time of commercial paper notes for Airport purposes (the "Commercial Paper Notes"); and
WHEREAS, the Outstanding Senior Lien Bonds and any Commercial Paper Notes currently or later outstanding are referred to collectively herein as the "Outstanding Airport Obligations"; and
WHEREAS, the City has determined to authorize the issuance of its Chicago O'Hare International Airport General Airport Senior Lien Revenue Bonds (the "2015 Senior Lien Bonds") pursuant to the Senior Lien Master Indenture, in one or more series, for the purposes of (i) funding the cost of certain capital projects for the Airport, including, without limitation, capital projects included in the O'Hare Capital Improvement Program or in the O'Hare Modernization Program, which constitute Airport Projects under the Senior Lien Master Indenture a...

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