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Record #: O2016-9125   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 12/14/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 1/25/2017
Title: Sale of City-owned property at 2639-2659 S Damen Ave (rear) to Chicago Produce Market Corporation
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2016-9125.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
December 14,2016










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,
ORDINANCE

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 is the owner of the vacant real property commonly known as 2639-59 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60608 (subject to final title commitment and survey, the "Property"), and legally described on Exhibit A attached hereto; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to ordinances adopted by the City Council of the City (the "City Council") on June 10, 1998, and published in the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council (the "Journal") of such date, (i) a certain redevelopment plan and project (the "Initial Redevelopment Plan") for the Pilsen Industrial Corridor Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Project Area (the "Redevelopment Area") was approved pursuant to the Illinois Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act, as amended (65 ILCS 5/11-74.4-1 et seq.) (the "Act"); (ii) the Redevelopment Area was designated as a redevelopment project area pursuant to the Act; and (iii) tax increment financing was adopted pursuant to the Act as a means of financing certain Redevelopment Area redevelopment project costs (as defined in the Act) incurred pursuant to the Initial Redevelopment Plan; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to ordinances adopted by the City Council on November 12, 2003, and on September 1, 2004, and published in the Journal for such dates, the City Council adopted amendments to the Initial Redevelopm...

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