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Record #: O2019-2821   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 4/10/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 6/12/2019
Title: Sale of City-owned property at 2840, 2852, 2910 and 2912 W Van Buren St to Herban Produce NFP for expansion of urban farm center
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2019-2821.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
April 10,2019










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.
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF CITY LAND TO HERBAN PRODUCE NFP

WHEREAS, the City of Chicago (the "City") is a home rule unit of government by virtue of the provisions of Article VII, Section 6(a) 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 has established the Community Development Commission ("CDC") to, among other things, designate redevelopment areas, approve redevelopment plans, and recommend the sale or lease of parcels located in redevelopment areas, subject to the approval of the City Council of the City ("City Council"); and

WHEREAS, the City Council, by ordinance adopted on May 17, 2000, and published in the Journal of Proceedings of the City Council (the "Journal") for such date at pages 30775 through 30953, has approved a redevelopment plan and project (the "Plan") for the Midwest Redevelopment Project Area (the "Area") pursuant to the Illinois Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act, as amended (65 ILCS 5/11-74.4-1 et seg., (the "Act")), has designated the Area as a "redevelopment project area" under the Act, and has adopted tax increment financing for the Area; and

WHEREAS, the City owns the parcels of real property commonly known as 2840, 2852, 2910 and 2912 W. Van Buren Street, Chicago, Illinois, and identified on Exhibit A attached hereto and made a part hereof (the "Property"); and

WHEREAS, the Property is located in the Area;

WHEREAS, the Property has an appraised fair ...

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