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Record #: O2021-3830   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 9/14/2021 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards
Final action: 10/14/2021
Title: Historical landmark designation for Monastery of the Holy Cross Building at 3101-3111 S Aberdeen St
Sponsors: Misc. Transmittal
Topic: HISTORICAL LANDMARKS - Designation
Attachments: 1. O2021-3830.pdf
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September 9, 2021

The Honorable Anna M. Valencia City Clerk City of Chicago Room 107, City Hall 121 North LaSalle Street Chicago, Illinois 60602

RE: Ordinance designating the Monastery of the Holy Cross Building (3101-11 S. Aberdeen Street) as a Chicago Landmark

Dear Clerk Valencia:

We are filing with your office for introduction at the September 14, 2021, City Council meeting as a transmittal to the Mayor and City Council of Chicago the recommendation of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks that the Monastery of the Holy Cross Building be designated as a Chicago Landmark.
The material being submitted to you for this proposal includes the:
Recommendation of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks; and
Proposed Ordinance.
Thank you for your cooperation in this matter. Sincerely,


Kathleen E. Dickhut Deputy Commissioner
Bureau of Citywide Systems and Historic Preservation Department of Planning and Development

encls.

cc: Alderman Patrick Thompson, 11th Ward (via email w/ enclosure)



121 NORTH LASALLE STREET. ROOM 1000, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60602
ORDINANCE
Monastery of the Holy Cross 3101-3111 S. Aberdeen Street

WHEREAS, pursuant to the procedures set forth in the Municipal Code of Chicago (the "Municipal Code"), Sections 2-120-620 through -690, the Commission on Chicago Landmarks (the "Commission") has determined that the Monastery of the Holy Cross Building, consisting of the former church and attached rectory, (the "Building"), located at 3101-3111 S. Aberdeen Street, Chicago, Illinois, as more precisely described in Exhibit A, attached hereto and incorporated herein, satisfies three (3) criteria for landmark designation as set forth in Section 2-120-620 (1), (4), and (5) ofthe Municipal Code; and
WHEREAS, the Building was designed for a national parish to serve the German-speaking residents of Bridgeport and was originally the home of Immaculate Conc...

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