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Record #: Or2011-368   
Type: Order Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 4/13/2011 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Historical Landmark Preservation
Final action: 5/18/2011
Title: Historical landmark fee waiver for property at 1200-1208 N Ashland Ave
Sponsors: Moreno, Proco Joe
Topic: HISTORICAL LANDMARKS - Permit Fee Waivers
Attachments: 1. Or2011-368.pdf
Related files: R2011-691
WHEREAS, Section 2-120-815 of the 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 of the 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 Commissioner of the Department of Buildings, the Commissioners of the Departments of Environment and Fire, the Director of the Department of Revenue, 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: 1200-08 N. Ashland/1600-12 W. Division ("Property")
District/Building:       Home Bank & Trust Company Building
for work generally described as:      The build-out of a basement for use as a restaurant and
expansion of the roof deck.
Owner: Bedford Club, LLC
Owner's Address:     1200 N. Ashland, Suite 400 City, State, Zip:        Chicago, Illinois 60622
SECTION 3.  The fee waiver authorized by this Order shall be effective from September 1, 2010 through September 1, 2011, 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 pursuant to Section 1 hereof.
SECTION 5.   This order shall be in force and effect upon its passage
Joe Moreno Alderman, 1sl Ward
NOTE: This is NOT a permit nor does it constitute a Letter of Approval for the above described work. 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.