Codes Department

Codes Officer: C.W. Stilley                    (618) 932-3262          

Services Offered:

  • Issues sign and building permits.
  • Issues non-owner property application.
  • Inspects non-owner property.
  • Receives nuisance complaints.
  • Receives Inoperable/Abandoned Vehicles complaints
  • Identifies dangerous and burned out buildings

NOTICE OF SALE

Of Interest in Real Estate by the City of West Frankfort IL

And Invitation to Bid Thereon

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of West Frankfort, Illinois will conduct a bid opening on MAY 11, 2020 at 4:05 p.m. at the City Hall, 605 W. Main Street, West Frankfort, IL for the sale of its interest in the following parcels of real estate – No Minimum Bid Required:

 

                                                                                         

 

City Surplus Properties

1

1911 E. A

12-29-126-011

2

1004 E. ELM

12-19-420-002

3

713 S. LOGAN

11-24-478-013

4

905/907 S. MONROE

12-30-130-007

5

601 S. MULBERRY

12-19-487-001

6

213 W. OAK

11-24-431-010

7

PALMER STREET

11-24-134-010

8

PALMER STREET

11-24-134-009

9

201 S. PARKHILL

11-24-411-007

10

712 N. GARDNER

11-24-203-006

11

1305 E. POPLAR

12-19-427-003

12

1004 E. POPLAR

12-19-407-002

13

201 E. ST. LOUIS

12-19-158-009

14

1405 E. ST. LOUIS

12-19-286-014

15

308 N. Taft

11-24-255-004

16

612 N. LINCOLN

12-19-205-002

17

1210 W. ST. LOUIS

11-24-304-001

                 

 

 

BIDDING PROCEDURE:

 

            All bids must be submitted in writing in a sealed envelope and given or mailed to the City Clerk of the City of West Frankfort, Illinois, 605 W. Main Street, West Frankfort, IL  62896.  All bids must be received by the City Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on May 11, 2020 to be opened on May 11, 2020 at 4:05 p.m.

 

            A check payable to the City of West Frankfort representing 10% of the bid must be submitted with each bid.  The balance shall be paid by cashier’s check or money order and is due at closing which will be within sixty (60) days of the approval of the bid by the City Council.  The deed will be provided by the City and the successful bidder will pay the customary portion of Buyer’s closing costs and all costs for the title commitment and title insurance policy, if desired.

 

NOTICE TO BIDDERS:

 

            The City makes no representations or warranties as to the condition or state of the title.  The City encourages all prospective bidders to secure a commitment on the title insurance policy to the parcel they are interested in.  The interest of the City in the properties is being sold in “AS IS” condition by a quit claim deed with no warranties, guarantees or representations.

 

            All property buyers will be responsible for 2019 real estate taxes due in 2020.

 

            The bid may be awarded to the highest bidder whose bid is found to be in the best interests of the City.  The City Council reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bidding.  The City Council will make the final decision at a regularly scheduled meeting.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

Angela Baker Deaton, City Clerk/Treasurer