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File #: 151894    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/15/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 11/1/2016
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution relating to the sale of Milwaukee Public Schools property in accordance with Wisconsin Statutes Section 119.61.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: SCHOOL BUILDINGS
Attachments: 1. Letter Stating will be Seeking Charter from Milwaukee Public Schools, 2. Fiscal Impact Statement (Amended 10-4-16), 3. Land Disposition Report (Amended 10-4-16), 4. Due Diligence Checklist (Amended 10-4-16), 5. Fiscal Impact Statement, 6. Land Disposition Report, 7. Due Diligence Checklist, 8. Motion by Ald. Stamper, 9. Oppose - Schools and Communities United, 10. Appraisal Report-Former Carleton School.pdf, 11. Rocketship Education Proposal.pdf, 12. Rocketship Plan Presentation to ZND 10-4-16.pdf, 13. Rocketship Education Audit.pdf, 14. Hearing Notice List, 15. Motion by Ald. Bohl
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
11/10/20162 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
11/1/20161 COMMON COUNCIL SUBSTITUTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/1/20162 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass11:4 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/11/20161 COMMON COUNCIL HELD IN COUNCIL

Minutes note: Hold for one cycle.
Pass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE AMENDED

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Martha Brown, Department of City Development Jeremy McKenzie, City Attorney's Office Naomi Gehling, City Attorney's Office Ralph Webber, Rocketship Education Inc. Rodney Lynk, Jr., Rocketship Eduction Inc. Brittany Kinser, Rocketship Education Inc. Laura Kozel, Rocketship Education Inc. Arlisia McHenry, 15th Aldermanic District James Owczarski, City Clerk Ald. Bohl said that the appraisal be included in these types of files going forward. Individuals appearing to testify with concerns: Lawrence Hoffman, Schools & Communities United Meeting recessed at 11:28 a.m. Meeting reconvened at 11:51 a.m. Ald. Stamper moved to amend the first paragraph of the PURCHASE TERMS AND CONDITIONS in the Land Disposition Report attached to this file to read as follows: The purchase price is $220,000, based on the appraised value as of March 23, 2016. The conveyance will be on an "as is, where is" basis, including all environmental and geotechnical conditions, if any. Prevailed (5-0)
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONFail2:3 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Additional individual appearing: Ald. Ashanti Hamilton, 15th Aldermanic District
Fail2:2 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECONSIDEREDPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass4:1 Action details Meeting details Not available
10/4/20161 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE REFERRED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION AND ASSIGNED TOPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
9/30/20161 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/28/20160 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/27/20160 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/27/20160 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/27/20160 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/15/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
151894
Version
SUBSTITUTE 2
Reference
151702
Sponsor
THE CHAIR
Title
Substitute resolution relating to the sale of Milwaukee Public Schools property in accordance with Wisconsin Statutes Section 119.61.
Analysis
This substitute resolution authorizes the sale of the former Carleton School property, 4116 West Silver Spring Drive, to Rocketship Education, Inc. and establishes the terms of the sale according to the Land Disposition Report.
Body
Whereas, The former Carleton School (the “Property”), located at 4116 West Silver Spring Drive in the 1st Aldermanic District, was declared surplus by the Milwaukee Board of School Directors in 2012; and

Whereas, Section 119.61, Wisconsin Statutes, requires that the City Clerk must post public notice of available surplus Milwaukee Public Schools property for 24 consecutive months and, during that period, such property may be sold only to education operators as determined by the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee (the “Common Council”); and

Whereas, Notice of the availability of the Property was posted on the City’s web site beginning January 26, 2016; and

Whereas, Three parties submitted letters of interest (“LOI”) to the City Clerk seeking to purchase the property, and one party subsequently withdrew its LOI; and

Whereas, File No. 151702, adopted by the Common Council on April 15, 2016, found that Rocketship Education, Inc. (the “Buyer”), one of the two remaining parties submitting an LOI for the Property, was an education operator and further found that the other party submitting an LOI was not an education operator; and

Whereas, The Buyer subsequently submitted an offer to purchase the Property for $220,000, based on the appraised value of the Property as established by an independent appraisal completed by The Nicholson Group LLC in March, 2016; and

Whereas, On October 31, 2016, the Buyer submitted a letter to this file summarizing the Buyer’s intent to seek a Charter from Milwaukee Public Scho...

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