City of Atlanta
Georgia

Ordinance
17-O-1145
Quadrennialy Terminated
Dec 4, 2017 1:00 PM

AN ORDINANCE BY COUNCILMEMBER KWANZA HALL AMENDING CHAPTER 2 ARTICLE X DIVISION 14 SUBDIVISION 3 SECTION 2-1572, (DISPOSITION OF REAL ESTATE) OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA CODE OF ORDINANCES TO SO AS TO ENSURE CONDEMNED BLIGHTED PROPERTY IS REDEVELOPED WITHIN FIVE YEARS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Office of the Municipal ClerkSponsors:Councilmember, District 2 Kwanza Hall
Category:Personal Paper

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. 26 Amend Section 2-1572 CFV

Item Discussion

(Held 3/28/17 by the Committee for a substitute and further review.)

Body

WHEREAS, the City of Atlanta has an interest in remedying blight and developing affordable housing; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Atlanta worked to pass HB 434 in the 2017 Georgia General Assembly whereby reducing from 20 years the amount of time a municipality needs to hold a property condemned for purposes of blight to remain the same use for 5 years;

 

WHEREAS, absentee landlords and land speculators are currently responsible for blight in the City of Atlanta.

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the Atlanta City Council to ensure swift redevelopment of properties condemned for blight and create vibrant places for people to live.

 

THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA, HEREBY ORDAINS, AS FOLLOWS:

 

SECTION 1:  That when the City has condemned property under O.C.G.A § 22-1-15 and it has not been redeveloped within five years the City of Atlanta shall apply to the condemnor or its successor or assign for reconveyance or quitclaim of the property to the former property owner or for additional compensation for such property.

 

SECTION 2: This ordinance shall become effective immediately upon approval.

 

SECTION 3: All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby waived to the extent of the conflict only.

Meeting History

Mar 20, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON COUNCIL WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Mar 28, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Mary Norwood, Post 2 At-Large
SECONDER:Joyce M Sheperd, District 12
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
draft Draft

RETURNED AS HELD TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Apr 25, 2017 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
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
draft Draft
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
draft Draft

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
draft Draft
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
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Sep 5, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

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
draft Draft

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
draft Draft
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
draft Draft

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
draft Draft
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
draft Draft

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
draft Draft
Nov 6, 2017 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

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
draft Draft
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
draft Draft
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