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Record #: O2018-4494   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 5/23/2018 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 6/27/2018
Title: Sale of City-owned property at 2208 W Adams St and 134-138 S Leavitt St to Michael Kalemba
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2018-4494.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL.
MAYOR
May 23, 2018










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 parcels of property located at 2208 West Adams Street and 134-138 South Leavitt Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, which is legally described on Exhibit A attached hereto (the "Property"), which Property is located in the Central West Redevelopment Project Area ("Area"), as amended, established pursuant to ordinances adopted by City Council of the City on February 16 27, 2000, published in the Journal of Proceedings of the City Council for such date at pages 25276 through 25432

WHEREAS, the City, acting through its Department of Planning and Development ("DPD"), has proposed to sell the Property through a sealed bid auction pursuant to Chapter 2-158 of the Municipal Code of the City of Chicago; and

WHEREAS, the Commissioner of DPD caused to be published a public notice advertising the City's intent to sell the Property through a sealed bid auction, and such advertisements appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, a newspaper of general circulation, on February 9, 16 and 23, 2018; and

WHEREAS, the only sealed bid received in response to the aforesaid public notice was opened in a public meeting before a certified court reporter and, the bid was from Michael Kalemba, 455 Artesian Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60612 in the amount of One Hundred and Ninety Dollars ($190,0...

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