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File #: 2015-1899    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 7/22/2015 In control: Committee on Urban Recreation
On agenda: 7/28/2015 Final action: 8/3/2015
Enactment date: 8/3/2015 Enactment #: 546
Effective date: 8/11/2015    
Title: Resolution submitting the recommendation of the Commission on Naming Public Properties to City Council to rename Bloomfield Park, located in the 8th Ward of Pittsburgh, as "Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial Park".
Indexes: NAME CHANGE
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Resolution submitting the recommendation of the Commission on Naming Public Properties to City Council to rename Bloomfield Park, located in the 8th Ward of Pittsburgh, as "Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial Park".

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WHEREAS, Chapter 173 of the City Code establishes the Commission on Naming Public Properties; and

WHEREAS, as required by Chapter 173 of the City Code the Commission on Naming Public Properties shall receive requests and recommendations for naming or renaming any public property or facility and subsequently shall, upon performing its due diligence as set forth in Chapter 173.02(b) of the City Code, submit its recommendation to City Council regarding a proposed naming or renaming along with a written report to accompany its recommendation; and

WHEREAS, following the request of the Mayor to rename Bloomfield Park as "Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial Park", the Commission on Naming Public Properties performed its due diligence as required by Chapter 173.02(b) of the City Code; and

WHEREAS, the Commission on Naming Public Properties approves the Mayor's request and hereby submits its recommendation to City Council to rename Bloomfield Park as "Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial Park" as set forth in Chapter 173.02(c) of the City Code; and

WHEREAS, Chapter 173.02(d) of the City Code requires City Council to hold a public hearing before taking action on any recommendation by the Commission on Naming Public Properties for naming or renaming any public property or facility; and

WHEREAS, Chapter 173.02(e) provides that the recommendation of the Commission on Naming Public Properties to rename Bloomfield Park as "Paul J. Sciullo II Memorial Park" shall be deemed approved by City Council except in the event of a negative vote by a supermajority of a quorum of Members or if City Council fails to take action within sixty (60) days of receiving the Commission's recommendation.

Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

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