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Record #: Or2021-385   
Type: Order Status: Passed
Intro date: 12/15/2021 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards
Final action: 1/26/2022
Title: Historical landmark fee waiver for property at 3402-3402 1/2 S Giles Ave
Sponsors: King, Sophia D.
Topic: HISTORICAL LANDMARKS - Permit Fee Waivers
Attachments: 1. Or2021-385.pdf



WHEREAS, Section 2-120-815 ofthe Municipal Code provides that the Chicago City Council may by passage of an appropriate order waive any fees charged by the City for any permit for which approval of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks (the "Commission") is required, in accordance with chapter 2-120 ofthe Municipal Code; and


WHEREAS the permits identified below require Commission approval, in accordance with Section 2-120-740 of the Municipal Code; now, therefore,




SECTION 1. The foregoing recitals are hereby adopted as the findings of the City Council.


SECTION 2. The Commissioners of the Departments of Buildings, Finance and Fire, and the Zoning Administrator are hereby directed to issue those permits for which approval of the Commission on Chicago Landmarks is required pursuant to Chapter 2-120 of the Municipal Code free of charge, notwithstanding any other ordinances of the City Council to the contrary, for the property at:


Address:                     3402-3402Vi S. Giles Avenue ("Property")

District/Building:       Calumet-Giles-Prairie Landmark District


for work generally described as:        Interior renovations including new electrical, plumbing and HVAC

equipment and systems as well as the restoration of the existing wooden stairs; exterior renovations including the installation of new front windows to match the historical type and configuration in addition to the restoration ofthe front stained glass window frames; installation of new windows on the side and rear; replacement of the front porch and steps; and repainting the existing wrought iron railings. The scope of work also includes the construction of a new two-story steel frame rear deck.


Owner:                     Marc Benjamin Freeman

Owner's Address:       1014 Abbey Lane

City, State, Zip:                     McComb, Mississippi 39648


SECTION 3. The fee waiver authorized by this Order shall be effective from November 1, 2021 through June 1, 2023, and shall not apply to additional developer service fees, stop-work order fees or any fines.


SECTION 4. That the permit purchaser for the Property shall be entitled to a refund of city fees for which it has paid and which are exempt^ursuant to Sectioj? 1 hereof.


SECTION 5. This orderihall be i

upon its passage.

tophia D. Ki ''Alderman, 4


NOTE: This is NOT a permit, nor does it constitute a Letter of Approval for the work described above. A permit application for the work must be approved by the appropriate City department(s) as well as the Commission on Chicago Landmarks for this permit fee waiver, subject to City Council approval, to be valid.