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Record #: O2019-9299   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 11/26/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Housing and Real Estate
Final action: 12/18/2019
Title: Sale of City-owned negotiated vacant property at 5600 S Maplewood Ave to Gabriel Lopez and Angela Lopez
Sponsors: Lightfoot, Lori E.
Topic: PROPERTY - Sale
Attachments: 1. O2019-9299.pdf


OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
LORI F. LIGHTFOOT
MAYOR

November 26, 2019










TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO


Ladies and Gentlemen:

At the request ofthe 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.


Very truly yours.

ORDINANCE
WHEREAS, the City of Chicago ("City") is a home rule unit of government by virtue of the provisions ofthe Constitution ofthe 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 one vacant parcel of property located at 5600 South Maplewood Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60629, which is legally described on Exhibit A attached hereto (the "Property"); and

WHEREAS, Gabriel Lopez and Angela Lopez (the "Grantees"), who have a principal residence of 5610 South Maplewood Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60629, have offered to purchase the Property from the City for the sum of Seven Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($7,000.00), such amount being the appraised fair market value of the Property, to improve as an open space thereon; and

WHEREAS, public notice advertising the City's intent to enter into a negotiated sale of the Property with the Grantees and requesting alternative proposals appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, a newspaper of general circulation, on August 12, 2019, and August 19, 2019 ; and

WHEREAS, no alternative proposals were received by the deadline indicated in the aforesaid notice; now,

WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 19-047-21 adopted on September 19, 2019, by the Plan Commission of the City (the "Commission"), the Commission approved the negotiated sale of the Property to the Grantees; therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

SECTION 1. The City Council ofthe City hereby approves the sale ofthe Property to the ...

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