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Record #: O2017-4886   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 6/28/2017 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 7/26/2017
Title: Sale of City-owned property at 6545 S Wood St to Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2017-4886.pdf
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OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
June 28,2017










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 parcel of property located at 6545 South Wood Street Chicago, Illinois 60636 which is legally described on Exhibit A attached hereto (the "Property"); and
WHEREAS, Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church (the "Grantee"), with a principal business address of 6600 South Hermitage Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60636 has offered to purchase the Property from the City for the sum of Four Thousand Six Hundred and 00/100 Dollars ($4,600.00), such amount being the appraised fair market value of the Property, to improve with landscaped open space thereon; and

WHEREAS, public notice advertising the City's intent to enter into a negotiated sale of the Property with the Grantee and requesting alternative proposals appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, a newspaper of general circulation, on February 27, 2017, and March 6, 2017; and

WHEREAS, no alternative proposals were received by the deadline indicated in the aforesaid notice; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 17-014-21 adopted on February 16, 2017, by the Plan Commission of the City (the "Commission"), the Commission approved the negotiated sale of the Property to the Grantee; now, therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

SECTION 1. The City Council hereby approves the sale of the Prope...

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