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Record #: O2016-467   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 1/13/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 2/10/2016
Title: Negotiated sale and conveyance of City-owned property to The University of Chicago and The University of Chicago Charter School Corporation
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2016-467.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL MAYOR
January 13, 2016










TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO


Ladies and Gentlemen:

At the request of the Commissioner of Planning and Development, I transmit herewith ordinances authorizing the sale of city-owned property.

Your favorable consideration of these ordinances will be appreciated.

Mayor

Very truly yours,

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS AUTHORIZING THE NEGOTIATED SALE AND CONVEYANCE OF CITY LAND TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO AND DESIGNATING THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO AS DEVELOPER

WHEREAS, the City of Chicago ("City") is a home rule unit of government by virtue of the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970, and as such may exercise any power and perform any function pertaining to its government and affairs; and

WHEREAS, the City has established the Community Development Commission ("CDC") to, among other things, designate redevelopment areas, approve redevelopment plans, and recommend the sale of parcels located in redevelopment areas, subject to the approval of the City Council; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to an ordinance adopted by the City Council of the City ("City Council") on January 20, 1999, and published at pages 87763 through 87845 in the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago ("Journal") of such date, the City Council approved a certain redevelopment plan and project (as amended, the "Redevelopment Plan") for the Woodlawn Tax Increment Redevelopment Project Area (the "Redevelopment Area") pursuant to the Illinois Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act, as amended (65 ILCS 5/11-74.4-1 et seq.) (the "Act"); and

WHEREAS, pursuant to an ordinance adopted by the City Council on January 20, 1999, and published at pages 87845 through 87852 in the Journal of such date, the City Council designated the Redevelopment Area as a redevelopment project area pursuant to the Act; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to an o...

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