|Public Act 095-0101
||LRB095 08255 JAM 28427 b
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Capital Development Board Act is amended by
adding Section 17 as follows:
(20 ILCS 3105/17 new)
Historic area preference.
(a) The State of Illinois shall give preference to locating
its facilities, whenever operationally appropriate and
economically feasible, in historic properties and buildings
located within government recognized historic districts or
central business districts designated as such by a local or
regional planning agency.
When making a determination that a project is operationally
appropriate and economically feasible, the following shall
also be taken into consideration:
(1) Need for geographic diversity to service a
(2) Promoting regional and local economic development.
(3) Availability of space in historic buildings,
districts, and central business districts.
(4) Cost of available space.
(5) Proximity of public transportation and affordable