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Record #: O2018-8002   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 10/31/2018 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards
Final action: 11/14/2018
Title: Amendment and restatement of historical landmark designation for Tribune Tower at 435-445 N Michigan Ave
Sponsors: Misc. Transmittal
Topic: HISTORICAL LANDMARKS - Designation
Attachments: 1. O2018-8002.pdf
Department of Planning and Development
CITY OF CHICAGO
October 22, 2018
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The Honorable Anna M. Valencia City Clerk City of Chicago Room 107, City Hall 121 North LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60602

RE: Ordinance Amending and Restating the Designation of the Tribune Tower as a Chicago Landmark

Dear Clerk Valencia:

We are filing with your office for introduction at the October 31, 2018, City Council meeting as a transmittal to the Mayor and City Council of Chicago the recommendation of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks that the Ordinance Designating of the Tribune Tower as a Chicago Landmark be Amended and Restated.

The material being submitted to you for this proposal includes the:
Recommendation of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks; and
Proposed Ordinance Amending and Restating the Designation of the Tribune Tower as a Chicago Landmark.

Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Sincerely,

Eleanor Esser Gorski, AIA Bureau Chief
Bureau of Planning, Historic Preservation and Sustainability Department of Planning and Development

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cc: Alderman Brendan Reilly, 42nd Ward (via email without enclosure)



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ORDINANCE AMENDING AND RESTATING S2~ ' g
DESIGNATION OF THE TRIBUNE TOWER AS A CHICAGO LANDMARK ^
WHEREAS, on February 1, 1989, the City Council of the City of Chicago^the "Gity Council") adopted an ordinance designating the Tribune Tower located at 435 North-Mjchigjin Avenue and legally described on Exhibit A attached hereto (the "Building'*'), as aiGhicS^o Landmark (the "1989 Designation Ordinance"); and ^

WHEREAS, the 1989 Designation Ordinance identified the first floor lobbies of the Building and portions of its north, south, east and west facades to be its exclusive "critical features" for landmark protection, as provided in and subject to a resolution of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks (the "Commission") adopted on November 2, 1988 (the "1988 Resoluti...

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