(70 ILCS 1805/9) (from Ch. 19, par. 609)
    Sec. 9. The Port District may lease to others for any period of time not to exceed 50 years, upon such terms as the Board may determine, any of its real property, rights of way or privileges, or any interest therein, or any part thereof, suitable for industrial, manufacturing, commercial or harbor purposes which, in the opinion of the Board, is not needed immediately for purposes of the District.
(Source: Laws 1967, p. 3589.)