(70 ILCS 915/1)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 5001)
Creation of District.
There is created in the City of Chicago a
center district, hereinafter called the District, whose
boundaries are Ashland Boulevard on the East, a line co-incidental
with Congress Street extending from Ashland Boulevard in a westerly
direction to Oakley Boulevard on the north, Oakley Boulevard
on the west, and a line coincidental with the north line of the
property at or near 14th and 15th Streets owned or used by the
Chicago Northwestern Transportation Company, its successor and
assigns for railroad purposes on the south.
The District is created to attract and retain academic centers of excellence,
viable health care facilities, medical research facilities, emerging high
technology enterprises, and other facilities and uses as permitted by this
(Source: P.A. 89-356, eff. 8-17-95.)