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File #: 40092    Version: 1 Name: 10837 JDS Redevelopment District
Type: Resolution Status: Items Referred
File created: 9/9/2015 In control: Department of Planning and Community and Economic Development
On agenda: 11/3/2015 Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Approving the Redevelopment Plan and District Boundary for the Judge Doyle Square Redevelopment District.
Sponsors: Michael E. Verveer
Attachments: 1. 10837 - JDS Redevelopment Plan.pdf, 2. 10837 11220003 Municipal Bldg & Ramp_RedevelopmentDistrict_blight study.pdf, 3. JDS TIA COMMENTS 08.21.15.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 Judge Doyle Square 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 Judge Doyle Square Redevelopment Plan (the “Redevelopment Plan”) and designated the boundaries of the Judge Doyle Square Redevelopment District (the “Redevelopment District”) in order to promote revitalization efforts in the Redevelopment District through public and private endeavors. The Redevelopment Plan incorporates land-use planning objectives to encourage commercial development in the Redevelopment District. The proposed development 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 September 10, 2015 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, on September 10, 2015, the CDA adopted Re...

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