City of Atlanta
Georgia

Resolution
17-R-3397
Quadrennialy Terminated
Dec 4, 2017 1:00 PM

A RESOLUTION BY COUNCILMEMBER KEISHA LANCE BOTTOMS REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TRUST FUND TO DEPOSIT THE PROCEEDS IN THE AMOUNT OF TBD% FROM THE SALE OF ANY PROPERTY IN THE CITY OF ATLANTA OVER $1 MILLION DOLLARS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Office of the Municipal ClerkSponsors:Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
Category:Personal PaperFunctions:None Required

Item Discussion

(Held 3/28/17 by the Committee for additional information and further review.)

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WHEREAS, Green-space or open space reserve is an area of grass, trees, or other vegetation set apart for recreational or aesthetic purposes in an otherwise urban environment; and

 

WHEREAS, an open space fund program imposes an annual levy for amount or a rate deem appropriate or sell of property for any of the following purposes such as acquisition of lands for recreation and conservation purposes, development of lands acquired for recreation and conservation purposes, maintenance of land acquired, and historic preservation of historic properties, structures, facilities, sites, areas, or objects; and

 

WHEREAS, establishing a green space or open trust fund generating the funds by the sale of real estate property could positively impact the City of Atlanta in the preservation of historic preservation of historic properties, trees, grass, and other vegetation.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BYTHE COUNCIL OF THE CITYOF ATLANTA, GEORGIA the Atlanta City Council hereby requests the Department of Community and Planning Development and the Department of Finance to conduct a feasibility study on the establishment of a trust fund to deposit TBD% from the sale of any property over one million ($1,000,000) dollars.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the feasibility study shall include the following:

 

·              How many properties were sold for over one million dollars ($1,000,000) in the last two (2) years

·              What other municipalities in Georgia and/or across the country that instituted this policy

·              What is the estimated fiscal impact

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Department of Finance and Department of Planning and Community Development may seek consultation from other City departments and agencies to complete this study.

 

BE IT RESOLVED,  The  Department of Finance and the Department of Planning and Community Development hereby have a deadline of ninety (90) days to provide Atlanta City Council with this feasibility study.

 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED that all resolutions or parts of resolutions in conflict herewith are hereby waived to the extent of the conflict.

 

Meeting History

Mar 20, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Mar 28, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Mary Norwood, Post 2 At-Large
SECONDER:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Chair, District 5
AYES:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Mary Norwood, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr.
ABSENT:Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Andre Dickens
Apr 17, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

MEMBERS PRESENT: ARCHIBONG, YOUNG, NORWOOD, SHEPERD & BOND

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Apr 25, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [4 TO 0]
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Andre Dickens
AWAY:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Cleta Winslow, Mary Norwood
May 1, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 9, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Andre Dickens
ABSENT:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Mary Norwood
May 15, 2017 1:00 PM  Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 23, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Jun 5, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 13, 2017 12:30 PM  Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Jun 19, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECITON

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 27, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Jul 5, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jul 11, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Jul 17, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jul 25, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [4 TO 0]
AYES:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Michael Julian Bond, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr.
AWAY:Cleta Winslow, Mary Norwood, Andre Dickens
Aug 21, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Aug 29, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Sep 5, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 18, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 26, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [4 TO 0]
AYES:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Andre Dickens
AWAY:Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Mary Norwood
Oct 2, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 10, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Mary Norwood, Joyce M Sheperd, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Andre Dickens
Oct 16, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 24, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Nov 6, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 14, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [4 TO 0]
AYES:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Michael Julian Bond, Cleta Winslow, Ivory Lee Young Jr.
ABSENT:Mary Norwood, Joyce M Sheperd
AWAY:Andre Dickens
Nov 20, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 28, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Dec 4, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATED AND FILED PER CHARTER SECTION 2-407 WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:QUADRENNIALY TERMINATED