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File #: 141254    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/25/2014 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 12/16/2014
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution directing a transfer of funds from the Capital Improvements-Advance Planning Fund to a subaccount for the Harbor District Initiative.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. PowerPoint, 2. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
12/29/20140 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20140 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/9/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individual appearing: Vanessa Koster, Department of City Development Lilith Fowler, Harbor District, Inc.
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/3/20140 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
11/25/20140 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TOFail  Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
141254
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference
081715, 131035
Sponsor
THE CHAIR
Title
Resolution directing a transfer of funds from the Capital Improvements-Advance Planning Fund to a subaccount for the Harbor District Initiative.
Analysis
This resolution transfers $50,000 in funds from the Capital Improvements-Advance Planning Fund account into a subaccount to provide consultant assistance for a market analysis and land use plan for the Harbor District, located generally in the area bounded by the Milwaukee River to the north, South 2nd Street to the west, the Bay View neighborhood to the south and the Port of Milwaukee and Lake Michigan to the east.
Body
Whereas, On May 27, 2009, the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee (“Common Council”) approved the Near South Side Area Comprehensive Plan, one of thirteen area comprehensive plans for the City of Milwaukee (“City”), that includes land use policy recommendations and catalytic projects for redevelopment; and

Whereas, The Harbor District is one of several neighborhoods within the Near South Side Area Comprehensive Plan; and

Whereas, Since the completion of the City's Comprehensive Plan, the Department of City Development continues to develop more detailed strategic land use and redevelopment plans for neighborhoods; and

Whereas, On December 17, 2013, the Common Council approved ReFresh Milwaukee, the City's first sustainability plan that identifies the Inner Harbor public-private effort as a catalytic project, with the goal of providing a progressive waterfront that serves the community environmentally, economically and socially; and

Whereas, A market analysis and land use plan that follows the City's comprehensive planning process, and future waterways plan, will be developed as part of the Harbor District Initiative; and

Whereas, Technical assistance in these planning activities has often been provided by outside consultants; and

Whereas, Funds are necessary to provide for such consultant services...

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