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Record #: Or2017-387   
Type: Order Status: Passed
Intro date: 7/26/2017 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 7/26/2017
Title: Settlement agreement regarding case of Delyn McKenzie-Lopez and Erica Lieschke, et al. v. the City of Chicago, a Municipal Corporation, cited as 15 CH 4802, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Ill.) and Antoine Willis, et al. v. City of Chicago, a municipal corporation, cited as 16 CH 14304 (Circuit Court of Cook County, Ill.)
Sponsors: Dept./Agency
Topic: LAWSUITS/SETTLEMENTS - Lawsuits
Attachments: 1. Or2017-387.pdf

Ordered, that the Corporation Counsel is hereby authorized and directed to enter into and execute a settlement agreement in the following matter: Delyn McKenzie-Lonez and Erica Lieschke, et al. v. the City of Chicago, a Municipal Corporation, cited as 15 CH 4802 (Circuit Court of Cook County, 111.) and Antoine Willis, et al. v. City of Chicago, a Municipal Corporation, cited as 16 CH 14304 (Circuit Court of Cook County, 111.). Proposed settlement amount: §26,750,000 and $12,000,000 in the extinguishment of debt owed the City.

 

CHICAGO July 26, 2017

 

To the President and Members of the City Council:

 

Your Committee on Finance having had under consideration

 

 

Three (3) orders authorizing the Corporation Counsel to enter into and execute a Settlement Order for the following cases:

 

 

A.      Delyn McKenzie-Lopez and Erica Lieschke, et al. v. the City of Chicago, a Municipal Corporation, No. 15 CH 4802 (Circuit Court of Cook County, 111.)

 

and

 

Antoine Willis, et al. v. City of Chicago, a Municipal Corporation, 16 CH 14304 (Circuit Court of Cook County, 111.)

 

The settlement amount: $26,750,000 and $12,000,000 in the extinguishment of debt owed the City.

 

 

 

Having had the same under advisement, begs leave to report and recommend that your Honorable Body pass the proposed Order Transmitted Herewith.

 

This recommendation was concurred in by                     (a(yiva voce vote

of members of the committee with                     dissentingVotefs)

 

(signed

 

 

 

 

Respectfully submitted

Chairman