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Record #: O2022-2673   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 9/21/2022 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Transportation and Public Way
Final action: 11/16/2022
Title: Honorary street designation as "Matt Hooker Way"
Sponsors: O'Shea, Matthew J.
Topic: STREETS - Honorary Designations
Attachments: 1. O2022-2673.pdf
City Council September 21, 2022 Committee on Transportation & Public Way


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

Section 1. Pursuant to Section 2-8-040 of the Municipal Code of Chicago, which allows erection of honorary street name designations, the Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Transportation shall take the necessary action for standardization of West 113th Street, between South Artesian Avenue and South Maplewood Avenue as "Matt Hooker Way"

Matthew J. O'Shea Alderman, 19th Ward

SECTION 2: This ordinance shall take effect upon its passage and publication.
August 11, 2022


Office of Budget and Management 121 N. LaSalle, Room 604 Chicago, IL 60602


To Whom It May Concern:


I, Matthew J. O'Shea , Alderman of the 19th Ward, hereby authorize the
Office of Budget Management to withdraw the funds associated with the cost of
installation for this honorary street designation for Matt Hooker Way
from my:

? Ward's annual menu program budget

K Ward's aldermanic expanse allowance

upon passage of this designation ordinance, pursuant to Section 2-8-040 of the Chicago Municipal Code.


Sincerely,

Alderman













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