(65 ILCS 5/11-78-1) (from Ch. 24, par. 11-78-1)
    Sec. 11-78-1. Any city or village, whether incorporated under a general or special law, which holds any real or personal estate which has been conveyed to it for school or academy purposes by ordinance or resolution of the corporate authorities may convey that real or personal estate to the school officers, authorized to hold it, for the use of the school district in which the real or personal estate is situated, by proper deeds of conveyance executed by the proper officers of the municipality, under the corporate seal thereof.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)