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Public Act 102-0923


Public Act 0923 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 102-0923
HB4170 EnrolledLRB102 20847 AWJ 29728 b

    AN ACT concerning local government.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Park Commissioners Land Sale Act is amended
by adding Section 20 as follows:
    (70 ILCS 1235/20 new)
    Sec. 20. Elliot Golf Course.
    (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the
Rockford Park District may sell all or part of the property
containing the former Elliot Golf Course or other property
adjacent thereto if:
        (1) the board of commissioners of the Rockford Park
    District authorizes the sale by a vote of 80% or more of
    all commissioners in office at the time of the vote; and
        (2) the sale price equals or exceeds the average of 3
    independent appraisals commissioned by the Rockford Park
    (b) The sale may be performed in a single transaction or
multiple independent transactions and to one or more buyers.
    (c) The Public Works Department of the City of Rockford
shall have the right to review any proposed development plan
that is submitted to the Village of Cherry Valley for the
properties described in this Section in order to confirm that
the proposed development plan does not adversely impact
drainage, water detention, or flooding on the property legally
described in the perpetual flowage easement recorded as
Document Number 9509260 in the Office of the Winnebago County
Recorder on March 17, 1995. The Public Works Department of the
City of Rockford shall complete its review of any proposed
development plan under this subsection (c) within 45 days
after its receipt of that plan from the Village of Cherry
    (d) This Section is repealed January 1, 2025.
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 5/27/2022