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File #: 161565    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Placed On File
File created: 3/1/2017 In control: ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 6/1/2022
Effective date:    
Title: A substitute ordinance relating to city sales of neighborhood property at a discount to employees of the city and city-related entities.
Sponsors: ALD. JOHNSON
Indexes: CITY EMPLOYES, CITY PROPERTY, PROPERTY SALES
Attachments: 1. Proposed Substitute A, 2. Hearing Notice List, 3. Email from Atty Heiner Giese
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/1/20222 COMMON COUNCIL PLACED ON FILEPass13:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
5/24/20222 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
5/23/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTED

Minutes note: This item was considered out of order prior to item 4, CCFN 170095. Individuals appearing: Ald. Cavalier Johnson, 2nd Aldermanic District Amy Turim, Department of City Development Ald. Kovac moved substitution of the file with Proposed Substitute B. (Prevailed 5-0)
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5/23/20172 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Additional individuals appearing: Gregg Hagopian, Assistant City Attorney Individuals appearing in support from the public: Troy Johnson, League of Martin Tony Jones, Jr., Milwaukee Brotherhood of Milwaukee Fire Fighters Anthony Lewis, Milwaukee Brotherhood of Milwaukee Fire Fighters Individual appearing with concerns from the public: Atty. Michael Maistelman, Maistelman & Associates, LLC Atty. Maistelman representing Apartment Association of Southeastern Wisconsin as legal counsel.
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5/18/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
5/18/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/21/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIR

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Ald. Cavalier Johnson, 2nd Aldermanic District Amy Turim, Department of City Development Gregg Hagopian, City Attorney's Office
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3/15/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20171 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/1/20170 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
161565
Version
SUBSTITUTE 2
Reference
130376
Sponsor
ALD JOHNSON
Title
A substitute ordinance relating to city sales of neighborhood property at a discount to employees of the city and city-related entities.
Section
304-51 cr
Analysis
This ordinance authorizes the department of city development to sell vacant, improved neighborhood property to an employee of the city or a city-related entity at a discount. Under this ordinance, “discount” means a 50% reduction from the list price as determined by the department of city development. To receive the discount and to be entitled to conveyance, a conflict of interest form shall be submitted disclosing that the employee had no undue influence on the sale of the property as determined by the department.

An employee who receives the discount must live in the home for 5 years.

Body

Whereas, Pursuant to s.304-49-4 of the Code, the department of city development may sell city-owned neighborhood property, as defined in s. 304-49-1-d, that is habitable property, as defined in s. 304-49-2-b-1, where the local council member has not designated the property to be withheld from disposition under s. 304-49-3, and where, per s. 304-49-2-b-1, the commissioner of neighborhood services has approved a rehabilitation or restoration plan for the property and where the commissioner of city development has determined that the buyer has skills and financial resources to carry out the plan; and

Whereas, According to s. 304-49-4-c, the sale price is to be adequate market consideration that can recognize non-monetary consideration as well as monetary consideration; and

Whereas, According to s. 304-49-4-c, the non-monetary consideration may recognize public policy factors including property and neighborhood stabilization, improvement to the property, returning the property to the tax roll, and promoting home ownership; and

Whereas, The common council recognizes that the city has had robust sales of tax-foreclo...

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