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Record #: O2019-2582   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 3/12/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Budget and Government Operations
Final action: 3/13/2019
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 2-120 by adding new Article III establishing North Park Village Commission
Sponsors: Laurino, Margaret
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 120 Commissioners & Commissions
Attachments: 1. O2019-2582.pdf


SECTION 1. Chapter 2-120 ofthe Municipal Code of Chicago, Commissioners and Commissions, is amended by adding Article III as follows:


ARTICLE III. NORTH PARK VILLAGE COMMISSION (2-120-100 et seq.) 2-120-100 Establishment and composition.
There is hereby established a commission to be known as the "North Park Village Commission." The commission shall consist of eight members, the alderman of the ward where North Park Village is located or a representative selected by the alderman. The other seven members shall be selected and appointed by the mayor, including representatives from the Department of Fleet and Facility Management (2FM); Department of Housing; Department of Planning and Development; Chicago Police Department; Department of Streets and Sanitation, Bureau of Forestry; Chicago Park District; and the manager of senior housing at North Park Village. The chairperson shall be the representative of 2FM. The members shall serve until the mayor appoints a replacement. The members shall serve without compensation.

2-120-110 Meetings.
The commission shall meet at least three times per year. At least ten days' notice of the time and place of each commission meeting shall be given by the chairman. A majority of the members ofthe commission shall constitute a quorum for the purpose of transacting business.

2-120-120 Powers and duties.
The North Park Village Commission shall have and may exercise the following duties, powers, and responsibilities:
To plan, supervise, and coordinate programs and projects that (1) facilitate the preservation and maintenance of North Park Village, (2) increase use of North Park Village facilities and attendance at programs, and (3) raise community awareness as to the historical importance and significance of North Park Village.
To act as a liaison between the various governmental bodies and the senior housing operator, promoting cooperation between these entities to enhance North Park Village.
To report annually by March 31st for the preceding year to the Mayor and the City Council on important problems, conditions, or proposals pertinent to the development, maintenance, and protection of North Park Village.
To exercise any other power or authority necessary or appropriate to carry out the purposes of these provisions.

SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be effective upon passage and publication.

MARGARET LAURINO Alderman, 39™ Ward

|1010|CHICAGO, March 13,2019

To the President and Members of the City Council:

Your Committee on the Budget and Government Operations, having had under consideration an Ordinance authorizing the establishment of the North Park Village Commission introduced by Alderman Margaret Laurino (39); and having had the same under advisement, begs leave to report and recommend that Your Honorable Body pass the Ordinance transmitted herewith.

This recommendation was concurred in by a viva voce vote of the members of the Committee.

Carrie M. Austin Chairman