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File #: 191104    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/15/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 12/17/2019
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution authorizing the return of real estate located at 2730-2732 W. Garfield Avenue, in the 15th Aldermanic District to its former owner James A. Swain and Gerita Floyd.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: IN REM JUDGMENTS
Attachments: 1. Order to Vacate, 2. Ltr to Committee re Swain #191104.pdf, 3. Treasurer, 4. 191104 DCD Letter.pdf, 5. DNS Letter.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/2/20201 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/17/20191 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
12/9/20191 JUDICIARY & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Appearing: Amy turim Deborah McCollum Gathing Norma Lewis Jim Klajbor James Swain and Gerita Floyd Litter nuisance fees are paid in the amount of $1,320.80 due prior to CC 12/17/19
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
11/21/20191 JUDICIARY & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
10/15/20190 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
191104
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Sponsor
THE CHAIR
Title
Substitute resolution authorizing the return of real estate located at 2730-2732 W. Garfield Avenue, in the 15th Aldermanic District to its former owner James A. Swain and Gerita Floyd.
Analysis
Permits return of property owned by the City under conditions imposed by s. 304-50, Milw. Code of Ordinances
Body
Whereas, The property located at 2730-2732 W. Garfield Avenue, previously owned by James A. Swain and Gerita Floyd, has delinquent taxes for 2016-2018 and was foreclosed upon pursuant to Sec. 75.521, Wis. Stats., and a fee simple absolute was obtained in favor of the City of Milwaukee dated September 23, 2019 191104; and

Whereas, James A. Swain and Gerita Floyd would like to reclaim said property by paying all City and County real estate taxes, plus accrued interest and penalties to date of payment, and all costs as sustained by the City in the foreclosing and management of said property since September 23, 2019; and

Whereas, James A. Swain and Gerita Floyd has agreed to pay all related city charges up until the point that the property is returned, as well as all charges and conditions which are detailed in the letters submitted by the Department of Neighborhood Services, Department of City Development, the Health Department and the Treasurer’s Office, as though set forth in this resolution; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that in order to return the property at 2730-2732 W. Garfield Avenue, a cashier's check must be submitted in the amount indicated by the City Treasurer within thirty (30) calendar days of the adoption of this resolution; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Attorney is then authorized to enter into a stipulation with the former owner to reopen and vacate the City's judgment in Milwaukee County Circuit Court Case No 19-CV-003624. Known as the 2019-2 In Rem Parcel 292, securing the court's order and recording said ord...

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