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File #: 150377    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/23/2015 In control: Committee of the Whole
On agenda: Final action: 6/18/2015
Title: Authorizing the construction, ownership, and maintenance of various encroachments into the right-of-way of Market Street, Filbert Street, 11th Street, 10th Street, 9th Street and 8th Street, and authorizing the assignment of certain rights with respect to an overhead pedestrian bridge above Filbert Street west of the house line of Ninth Street to be assigned, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Squilla
Indexes: ENCROACHMENT
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy15037700.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/18/20150 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass15:0 Action details Not available
6/18/20150 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/4/20150 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/4/20150 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/4/20150 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/3/20150 Committee of the Whole HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/3/20150 Committee of the Whole REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
5/28/20150 Committee of the Whole HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
5/28/20150 Committee of the Whole HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
5/28/20150 Committee of the Whole RECESSED   Action details Not available
4/23/20150 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Authorizing the construction, ownership, and maintenance of various encroachments into the right-of-way of Market Street, Filbert Street, 11th Street, 10th Street, 9th Street and 8th Street, and authorizing the assignment of certain rights with respect to an overhead pedestrian bridge above Filbert Street west of the house line of Ninth Street to be assigned, all under certain terms and conditions.

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WHEREAS, the City and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (then known as the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Philadelphia and referred to herein as the "Redevelopment Authority") formulated and carried out certain plans for the redevelopment and renewal of properties on the north side of Market Street between 8th and 11th Streets commonly known as the Gallery Mall (the "Gallery Mall"); and

WHEREAS, the City and the Redevelopment Authority have since determined that the Gallery Mall would benefit from further redevelopment by PR Gallery I Limited Partnership, PR 907 Market, LP, and Keystone Philadelphia Properties, LP (together with their respective successors and assigns, collectively, the "Gallery Operator"); and

WHEREAS, by Ordinance No. 1343 approved by the Mayor on June 25, 1974 (the "Prior Ordinance"), City Council granted the Redevelopment Authority certain rights, duties and privileges (collectively, the "Bridge Rights") with respect to an overhead pedestrian bridge (the "Bridge") above Filbert Street west of the house line of Ninth Street; and

WHEREAS, the Prior Ordinance contemplated future assignment of the Bridge Rights by the Redevelopment Authority to the Philadelphia Parking Authority; and

WHEREAS, the Bridge was intended for use in connection with a part of the Gallery Mall commonly known as Gallery I ("Gallery I"); and

WHEREAS, to facilitate redevelopment of the Gallery Mall, City Council desires to authorize the Redevelopment Authority to assign the Bridge Rights to PR Gallery I Limited Partnership (togeth...

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