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Resolution RS2018-1034

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Katina Williams against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $125,000.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

WHEREAS On August 6, 2015, Katina Williams fell on a raised portion of sidewalk at the intersection of 18th Avenue and Belcourt Avenue resulting in a knee fracture; and,

WHEREAS, after investigation, the Metropolitan Department of Law believes that the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interests of the Metropolitan Government, and recommends that any and all claims or causes of action brought or that could have been brought by Katina Williams related to the events detailed above, be compromised and settled for $125,000.00, and that this amount be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1: The Metropolitan Department of Law is authorized to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Katina Williams for the sum of $125,000.00 with said amount to be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Section 2: This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Tanaka Vercher

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedFebruary 6, 2018

AdoptedFebruary 6, 2018

ApprovedFebruary 8, 2018

ByMayor's Signature

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Last Modified: 02/08/2018 12:11 PM