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Record #: O2022-3017   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 9/21/2022 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Economic, Capital and Technology Development
Final action: 10/26/2022
Title: Public hearing(s) on additional special services, extension of tax levy period through 2031 and determination of tax levy rate for Special Service Area No. 62, Sauganash
Sponsors: Lightfoot, Lori E.
Attachments: 1. O2022-3017.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
LORI E. LIGHTFOOT MAYOR
September 21 , 2022










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


Ladies and Gentlemen:

At the request ofthe Commissioner of Planning and Development, 1 transmit herewith ordinances authorizing the establishment, reconstruction, term and boundary expansion and 202 budget and services of specified Special Service Areas, and the execution of service provider agreements with various entities.

Your favorable consideration of these ordinances will be appreciated.


Very truly yours.

ORDINANCE

WHEREAS, special service areas may be established pursuant to (i) Article VII, Sections 6(1) and 7(6) of the Constitution of the State of Illinois, (ii) the provisions of the Special Service Area Tax Law, 35 ILCS 200/27-5 et seq., as amended from time to time (the "Service Area Tax Law"), and (iii) the Property Tax Code, 35 ILCS 200/1-1 et seq., as amended from time to time (the "Property Tax Code"); and
WHEREAS, on December 11, 2013, the City Council (the "City Council") of the City of Chicago (the "City") enacted an ordinance (the "Initial Ordinance") which was published in the Journal of Proceedings of the City Council for such date at pages 70599 through 70677, and which established an area known and designated as City of Chicago Special Service Area Number 62 (the "Area") and authorized the levy of an^nnual tax, for the period beginning in 2013 through and including 2022 (the "Initial Levy Period"), not to exceed an annual rate of 0.50% of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property therein (the "Services Tax") to provide certain special services in and for the Area in addition to the services provided by and to the City generally (the "Initial Special Services"); and
WHEREAS, the Initial Ordinance established the Area as that territory consisting approximately of the area by the Edens Expressway between Hiawatha Avenue and Glenlake Avenue, Cicero Avenue between Glenlake Avenue and...

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