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File #: 171016    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/17/2017 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 11/7/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned vacant lots to Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, Inc. for its 2018-2020 homebuilding program, in the 15th Aldermanic District.
Sponsors: ALD. STAMPER
Indexes: HOUSING, PROPERTY SALES, REDEVELOPMENT
Attachments: 1. Fiscal Impact Statement, 2. Land Disposition Report and Due Diligence Checklist, 3. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
11/21/20170 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
11/7/20170 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/31/20170 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Yves LaPierre, Department of City Development Brian Sonderman, Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, Inc. Chris Garrison, Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, Inc.
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/27/20170 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/25/20170 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/25/20170 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/25/20170 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/17/20170 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
171016
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference

Sponsor
ALD. STAMPER
Title
Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned vacant lots to Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, Inc. for its 2018-2020 homebuilding program, in the 15th Aldermanic District.
Analysis
This resolution authorizes the sale of Neighborhood Properties according to the conditions in a Land Disposition Report pursuant to Section 304-49-8, Milwaukee Code of Ordinances.
Body
Whereas, Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity, Inc. (“Habitat”) has submitted an unsolicited Offer to Purchase City-owned vacant lots in the Midtown neighborhood for the construction of homes that will be sold to owner-occupants as summarized in a Land Disposition Report and Due Diligence Checklist, a copy of which is attached to this Common Council File; and

Whereas, Section 304-49-8 of the Milwaukee Code of Ordinances allows the City of Milwaukee (“City”) to accept unsolicited Offers to Purchase property when the City receives fair compensation, whether monetary or non-monetary; and

Whereas, The Department of City Development (“DCD”) has reviewed the offer and the development proposal and recommends sale of the lots to Habitat contingent on DCD approval of final site and building plans that conform to preliminary designs approved by DCD and evidence of firm financing; and

Whereas, The deed of conveyance to Habitat will contain restrictions requiring performance and sale of completed homes to owner-occupants; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that DCD is authorized to accept the unsolicited Offer to Purchase submitted by Habitat for City lots as summarized in the Land Disposition Report; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the Commissioner of DCD, or designee, is authorized to enter into a Development Agreement with Habitat to outline development and conveyance obligations, execute legal documents on behalf of the City, including a release of deed restrictions, and to close the trans...

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