<br />Be it remembered-that the Common Council of-the City of South Bend, Indiana, met in Regular Session in the
<br />Council Chambers, City Hall, May 12th, 1947,'at 7 :32 P.Mev with all members present except Councilmen,
<br />Hull and Korpal. President Brannan presided. The reading of the Minutes of the previous meeting was:
<br />A letter from G. W. Dzikowski, Secretary of the Polish- American Businessmwd s Assn, dated May 3rd, together
<br />with a Resolution, regarding the parking issue confronting the City of South Bend,,was read by the Clerk.
<br />Councilman Bishop made a motion that the - communication and resolution be referred to the Traffic Commission.
<br />Councilman Niezgodski mconded the motion. Motion carried.
<br />To The Common Council
<br />of the City of South Bend, Indiana,
<br />South Bend, Indiana,
<br />May 9th, 1947.
<br />We the undersigned petitioners have entered into an agreement to purchase the following property
<br />located on East Marion Street, and legally described as follows:
<br />Lots 117 and 118 and a part of Lot 116 and part of the vacated Street
<br />lying Rest of said Lots as shown in the Original Plat of the Town, now
<br />the City of South Bend, described as follows: Beginning on the South line
<br />of Marion Street 201 feet East of the Northwest corner of Lot Numbered 130
<br />in said Original Plat; thence South 148.34 feet; thence`East 254 feet; thence
<br />South 46.66 feet; thence East 155.22 feet, more or less, to the St. Joseph n
<br />River; thence Northeasterly along the West Line of St. Joseph River to its
<br />intersection with the South line of Marion Street; thence Test along the South
<br />line of Marion Street 324.28 feet, more or less., to the place of beginning.
<br />We, therefore, respectfully petition your Honorable Body to amend Ordinance +2331, adopted June 15,
<br />1923, otherwise known as the Zoning Ordinance, changing the above described property from B. Residential to
<br />C Commercial with no change in the Height and Area District.
<br />The above property is being purchased for the sole and only purpose of erecting a Modern Medical
<br />Clinical Building and provided the petition is granted we intend'to complete the transaction and as soon as
<br />building conditions permit we will proceed with the construction.
<br />The proposed building will cost approximately a quarter million dollars and preliminary plans
<br />which have been executed by a local Architectural Firm indicate a building that will not only be a credit
<br />to the immediate vicinity but to the entire community.
<br />Very respectfully,
<br />(signed) W. H. Clark, M.D. Bice President
<br />The South send Clinic
<br />Councilman Bishop made a motion that the petition be referredto the City Plan Commission. Councilman
<br />McCarthy seconded the motion. Motion carried.
<br />REPORT OF THE CITY.PLAN COMMISSION
<br />To the Common Council City of
<br />South Bend.
<br />May 5,; 1947.
<br />Petition of Drewry`s Ltd, U.S.A., Inc., for change of zoning classification of a tract of unplatted land
<br />immediately adjoining the land occupied by their present plant and extending 32 feet south from A Residence
<br />district and A height and area district to D light-industrial cad F height and area district was considered
<br />by the City Plan Commission at the Regular Meeting,'May 1, 1947.
<br />This change is recommended as petitioned for.
<br />D. MOOMAW, Seely
<br />Councilman Bishop made a motion that the report be accepted. Councilman Richardson seconded the motion.
<br />Motion carried.
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<br />AN ORDINANCE AMENDATORY OF ORDINANCE NO. 23al, ADOPTED
<br />BY THE COMMON COUNCIL OF TEiE CITY OF SOUTH BEND, INDIANA,
<br />ON JULY 25th, 1923, COMMONLY KNO'UN AS THE "ZONING ORDINANCE" (Drewry's Limited,USA,Ine.)
<br />The Ordinance was given first and second reading. I Councilman Bish &p made a motion that the;Ordinance be referred
<br />to the Committee of the Whole for Public Hearing on the 26th day of May, 1947, at 7 :30 P.M. Councilman
<br />Niezgodski seconded the motion. Motion carried.
<br />There being no further business, Council adjourned at 7 :55 P.MZ
<br />ATTEST: APPROVED:
<br />At,� -2
<br />CLM DENT