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File #: R-2018-0734    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 11/13/2018 In control: Safety and Development Committee
On agenda: 11/13/2018 Final action: 11/20/2018
Title: Resolution authorizing the execution of the Development Agreement between the Community Development Authority of the City of West Allis and Cobalt Partners LLC for development within the S. 70 St. Corridor (West Quarter).
Sponsors: Safety and Development Committee
Attachments: 1. R-2018-0734 signed, 2. Development Agreement (10-12-18) - Unsigned, 3. Agreement will NOT be signed
Related files: R-2019-0214, 18-00643, 2021-0521, R-2021-0412, 21-0393
Title
Resolution authorizing the execution of the Development Agreement between the Community Development Authority of the City of West Allis and Cobalt Partners LLC for development within the S. 70 St. Corridor (West Quarter).

Body
WHEREAS, Cobalt Partners LLC (the "Developer") intends to acquire 18.77 acres of property in the City of West Allis with approximately 9.06 acres on the east side of 70th Street ("East Side Site") and approximately 9.71 acres located on the west side of 70th Street ("West Side Site") collectively referred to as (the "Property"); and,

WHEREAS, the City of West Allis (the "City") wishes to encourage economic development, eliminate blight, expand the City's tax base and foster job creation for the City through the development of the Property; and,

WHEREAS, Cobalt Partners LLC and/or its assigns, plans on preparing the P:roperty for redevelopment into a mixed-use project containing one or more office, health/fitness, retail hospitality, restaurant, and residential components, including development of a new public infrastructure collectively referred to as (the "Project"); and,

WHEREAS, the development of the Project would not occur without the benefits to be provided to Developer as set forth in this Development Agreement.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Common Council of the City of West Allis hereby authorizes as follows:

1. A Development Agreement between the Community Development Authority of the City of West Allis and Cobalt Partners LLC for development within the S. 70 St. Corridor (West Quarter).

2. That the Executive Director of the Authority, with the approval of the City's Director of Finance, or their designees, are hereby authorized and directed to take any and all other actions on behalf of the Authority which he deems necessary or desirable in connection with the aforementioned Development Agreement, including, without limitation, negotiating, executing, delivering and performing obligations under any and al...

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