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File #: 170761    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: ADOPTED
File created: 9/14/2017 In control: CITY COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 9/21/2017
Title: Approving the redevelopment contract of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority for the redevelopment and urban renewal of a portion of the Germantown Redevelopment Area, identified by house number and street address as 5820-5824 Germantown avenue; and authorizing the Redevelopment Authority to execute the redevelopment contract with Germantown YWCA LLC and to take such action as may be necessary to effectuate the redevelopment contract.
Sponsors: Councilmember Bass
Indexes: GERMANTOWN REDEVELOPMENT AREA, REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
Attachments: 1. Resolution No. 17076100.pdf, 2. Signature17076100.pdf
Title
Approving the redevelopment contract of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority for the redevelopment and urban renewal of a portion of the Germantown Redevelopment Area, identified by house number and street address as 5820-5824 Germantown avenue; and authorizing the Redevelopment Authority to execute the redevelopment contract with Germantown YWCA LLC and to take such action as may be necessary to effectuate the redevelopment contract.

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WHEREAS, In accordance with the provisions of the Urban Redevelopment Law, being the Act of May 24, 1945, P.L. 991, as amended and supplemented, the City Planning Commission of the City of Philadelphia has on September 10, 1963, certified the Germantown Redevelopment Area as a redevelopment area and has completed a detailed redevelopment area plan for the Germantown Redevelopment Area dated July 11, 1967, as amended (hereinafter "Germantown"); and

WHEREAS, The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (hereinafter "Redevelopment Authority") has prepared a redevelopment contract for a portion of Germantown, identified by house number and street address as 5820-5824 Germantown avenue (the "Property"). The area of the Property is bounded as follows:

5820-5824 Germantown avenue.

ALL THAT CERTAIN lot or piece of ground with the buildings and appurtenances thereto, if any, situate in Germantown in the Twenty-second Ward of the City of Philadelphia and described according to a survey and plan made thereof by Joseph C Wagner, Surveyor and Regulator of the 9th survey district of said City, dated the 9th day of April A.D. 1913, and additions thereto made the 10th day of May A.D. 1913 as follows, to wit: Beginning at a point on the southwest side of Germantown avenue (sixty feet wide), at the distance of one hundred and forty-four feet one inch southeast from the southeast side of Rittenhouse street (thirty-three feet wide), being a corner of land of the estate of Henry K. Thomas, deceased, Thence extending alo...

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