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File #: 33134    Version: 1 Name: 10107 Park Drake Redevelopment District
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/13/2014 In control: PLAN COMMISSION
On agenda: 3/18/2014 Final action: 3/18/2014
Enactment date: 3/19/2014 Enactment #: RES-14-00224
Title: Approving the Redevelopment Plan and District Boundary for the Park / Drake Redevelopment District.
Sponsors: Sue Ellingson
Attachments: 1. Link CDA Reso, 2. 10107 Blight Study Park_Drake_Report_02_14_2013_Redevelopment.pdf, 3. 10107 - Park_Drake Redevelopment District Plan - ADOPTED CDA.pdf
Fiscal Note
No appropriation is required for the establishment of this Redevelopment District. Any City financing of project costs within the District will require separate budgetary authorization.
Title
Approving the Redevelopment Plan and District Boundary for the Park / Drake Redevelopment District.
Body
The Community Development Authority of the City of Madison (the “CDA”) is authorized by Sec. 66.1333 of the Wisconsin Statutes (the “Redevelopment Act”) to prepare redevelopment plans and to designate the boundaries of redevelopment districts. The CDA has prepared the Park / Drake Redevelopment Plan (the “Redevelopment Plan”) and designated the boundaries of the Park / Drake Redevelopment District (the “Redevelopment District”) in order to promote revitalization efforts in the Redevelopment District through public and private endeavors. The Redevelopment Plan incorporates planning objectives to encourage increases in single-family home ownership in the Redevelopment District. The proposed program is consistent with and will further the implementation of the long-term strategy to revitalize the Redevelopment District.

WHEREAS, the CDA commissioned a report and survey of the location and physical condition of structures, land use, environmental influences and the social, cultural and economic conditions in and around the Redevelopment District; and

WHEREAS, the consultant’s report and survey determined that the Redevelopment District constitutes a blighted area as defined in Wisconsin Statutes; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to the Redevelopment Act, the CDA held a public hearing on February 13, 2014 for the purpose of affording interested parties the opportunity to express their views respecting the proposed Redevelopment Plan; and

WHEREAS, the City of Madison has an adopted Comprehensive Plan which is recognized and used as a guide for the general development of the City of Madison as a whole; and

WHEREAS, the City of Madison adopted the Brittingham-Vilas Neig...

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