Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 10:00 AM
BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO
BOND ISSUE NOTIFICATION ACT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Please take notice that the Chicago Board of Education (the “Board”) of the Board of Education of the City of Chicago (the “School District”) will hold a public hearing on October 26, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. The hearing will be held in the Board Room at the Chicago Public Schools Loop Office, 42 West Madison Street, Garden Level, in the City of Chicago, Illinois. The purpose of the hearing will be to receive public comments on the proposal to sell general obligation unlimited tax alternate bonds of the Board, in one or more series, in the amount of not to exceed $1,800,000,000 for the purpose of financing (i) the construction and acquisition of school and administrative buildings and equipment, site improvements and other real and personal property in and for the School District, (ii) the funding or refunding of obligations of the Board and (iii) costs of issuance and other costs and reserves related to the foregoing.
For this BINA Hearing, advance registration to speak will begin on Monday, October 24, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. and will close on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. or until 10 slots have been filled, whichever occurs first. Advance registration during this period is available by the following methods:
- Online: www.cpsboe.org (recommended)
- Phone: (773) 553-1600
The Public Comment segment of the BINA Hearing will conclude after the last person who has registered to speak has spoken, or 10:30 a.m., whichever occurs first.
Registered speakers who wish to present during Public Participation may have the option to participate in person at the location of the BINA Hearing or virtually via an electronic platform. The public will have access to the hearing via live stream at cpsboe.org.
Members of the public may submit written comments on this proposal via the Written Comments Form on the Board’s website at www.cpsboe.org or mailed to 1 N Dearborn, Suite 950 by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, October 27, 2022.
Dated: October 18, 2022
/s/ Estela G. Beltran
Secretary, Chicago Board of Education