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Record #: O2019-9432   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 12/18/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 1/15/2020
Title: First amendment of intergovernmental Tax Increment Financing (TIF) ordinance for renovation of Revere Park Fieldhouse and Revere Park Boys and Girls Clubhouse at 2509 W Irving Park Rd
Sponsors: Lightfoot, Lori E.
Topic: TAX INCENTIVES - Miscellaneous
Attachments: 1. O2019-9432.pdf

WHEREAS, the City of Chicago (the "City"), is a home rule unit of government under Article VII, Section 6(a) of the 1970 Constitution of the State of Illinois, and as such may exercise any power and perform any function pertaining to its government and affairs; and

WHEREAS, the Chicago Park District (the "Park District"), is an Illinois municipal corporation and a unit of local government under Article VII, Section 1 of the 1970 Constitution of the State of Illinois, and as such is authorized to exercise control over and supervise the operation of all parks within the corporate limits ofthe City; and
WHEREAS, in accordance with the provisions of Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act, 65 ILCS 5/11-74.4-1 et seq., as amended from time to time (the "Act"), and pursuant to ordinances adopted on January 12, 2000, and published in the Journal of the Proceedings of the City Council of the City of Chicago (the "Journal"), for said date, and as subsequently amended, the City Council: (i) approved and adopted a redevelopment plan and project (as amended on May 17, 2000, the "Plan") for a portion of the City known as the "Western Avenue South Redevelopment Project Area" (the "Area"); (ii) designated the Area as a "redevelopment project area"; and (iii) adopted tax increment allocation financing for the Area; and

WHEREAS, under 65 ILCS 5/11-74.4-3(q)(7), such incremental ad valorem taxes which pursuant to the Act have been collected and are allocated to pay redevelopment project costs and obligations incurred in the payment thereof ("Increment") may be used to pay all or a portion of a taxing district's capital costs resulting from a redevelopment project necessarily incurred or to be incurred in furtherance of the objectives of the redevelopment plan and project, to the extent the municipality by written agreement accepts and approves such costs (Increment collected from the Area shall be known as the "Western Avenue South Increment"); and

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