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Agenda


Metropolitan Council Meeting
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
6:30p.m.
David Scobey Council Chamber


Call to Order and Invocation

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Approval of Minutes

- ELECTIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS -

Work Release Board (Nominee of Sheriff Daron Hall)
Reappointment of Father Ed Steiner for a term expiring January 1, 2017.

- CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTIONS -

- RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-546 (Matthews)
Approved by Budget & Finance Committee
Referred to Personnel Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to establish programs to provide services to approximately 55 eligible dislocated workers within LWIA 9 (LW09F112DWRSP11).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-558 (Matthews)
Referred to Planning Commission
Budget & Finance
and Planning & Zoning Committees

A resolution amending the Capital Improvements Budget and Program 2012-2013 through 2017-2018 (Ordinance No. BL2012-159) to add a Police Department project, a Sports Authority project, and a Water and Sewer project to Section 1 GSD Projects.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-559 (Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

Initial resolution determining to issue general obligation bonds of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in an aggregate principal amount of not to exceed One Hundred Ten Million Dollars.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-560 (Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a Financial Empowerment Centers Grant from the Cities for Financial Empowerment (“CFE”) Fund to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Mayor’s Office of Economic and Community Development, to support municipal efforts to improve the financial stability of households by leveraging opportunities unique to local government.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-561 (Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution approving an application for a Major Cultural Institution grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-562 (Matthews, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, for Juvenile Accountability Block Grant (JABG) funding to enhance court staffing to supervise delinquent youth on supervised probation.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-563 (Matthews, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a Courtroom Technology Improvement Grant from the Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the State Trial Courts, to enhance technology currently in use to more effectively and efficiently process cases.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-564 (Matthews, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving a grant from The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Animal Control Center, to build animal shelters.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-565 (Banks, Weiner, Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance, Personnel
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement Amendment by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee and the Metropolitan Nashville Hospital Authority to update the Metropolitan Nashville Hospital Authority employee benefits system.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-566 (Matthews, Weiner)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Health to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide HIV/AIDS prevention, surveillance and sexually transmitted disease program services.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-567 (Weiner, Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving a memorandum of understanding between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS-USCIS), for the purpose of verifying citizenship and immigration status information of non-citizen and naturalized or derived U.S. citizen applicants applying for adult dental services.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-568 (Gilmore, Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Parks Committees

A resolution approving an application for a Big Band Dances Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Arts Commission, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Parks and Recreation Department.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-569 (Johnson)
Referred to Parks
and Planning & Zoning Committees

A resolution authorizing property located at 2801 and 2803 Smith Springs Road, 0 Starboard Court, and 0 Starboard Drive to be used as public park land pursuant to Section 2.206.010 of the Metropolitan Code.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2013-570 (Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to the contract, approved by BL2003-1365, for services by and between the United States Department of the Army and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, for the Mill Creek Watershed Feasibility Study in Davidson County, Tennessee and authorizing all necessary officials to execute the same.

- BILLS ON INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING -

BILL NO. BL2013-356 (S. Davis)

An ordinance providing the honorary designation of “Production Row” for Cowan Street from Spring Street north to its terminus.

BILL NO. BL2013-357 (Gilmore, Potts)
Approved by Planning Commission

An ordinance approving the Metropolitan Government to abandon water, sewer, and stormwater mains and easement rights for the Music City Center Project (09-SL-0020 & 09-WL-0022) on properties located between 5th Avenue South and Korean Veterans Boulevard and 8th Avenue South and Demonbreun Street. (Proposal No. 2012M-036ES-001).

- BILLS ON SECOND READING -

SUBSTITUTE BILL NO. BL2012-283 (Claiborne, Jernigan, McGuire)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

An ordinance amending Title 6 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the permitting of commercial solicitors and the establishment of a no solicitation list.

BILL NO. BL2012-291 (Stanley)
Planning Commission – Disapproved (5-3)
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance amending Sections 17.04.060 and 17.16.110 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, amending the definition of “recycling facility” to clarify that it does not include the conversion of material into a fuel product or asphalt, and to prohibit such activity on construction/demolition landfill property (Proposal No. 2012Z-022TX-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-292 (Barry, Steine)
Planning Commission – Approved (7-0-1)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance amending Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, by amending Sections 17.04.060 and 17.16.250 pertaining to recording studios as a home occupation accessory use in residential districts, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No. 2012Z-024TX-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-333 (Potts, Matthews)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance amending Chapters 15.12, 15.16, 15.32, 15.44 and 15.48 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws relative to work performed in the public right-of-way, private service line insurance, charges for disconnection of service, reconnection of service, returned checks, net and gross billing procedures and charitable discounts.

BILL NO. BL2013-338 (Tygard, Dominy)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

An ordinance amending Chapter 4.12 of the Metropolitan Code to require certain sole source contracts to be approved by a resolution adopted by the Metropolitan Council.

BILL NO. BL2013-339 (Matthews)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Industrial Development Board of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes with respect to AmSurg Corp.’s consolidated corporate headquarters.

BILL NO. BL2013-340 (Matthews, Tenpenny)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Industrial Development Board of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes with respect to Oberto Sausage Company d/b/a Oberto Brands’ manufacturing facility.

BILL NO. BL2013-342 (Gilmore, Matthews)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Budget & Finance, Parks
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance approving a license agreement with the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation for the use and benefit of the Board of Parks and Recreation in the construction and maintenance of the Richland Creek Greenway (Proposal No. 2012M-002OT-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-343 (Gilmore, Potts)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing Omni Nashville, LLC for the hotel project to install, construct and maintain underground and aerial encroachments in the right of way of 4th Avenue South, Korean Veterans Boulevard and 5th Avenue South (Proposal No. 2012M-021EN-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-344 (Harrison)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Emergency Communications District Board
Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing the name of the entire length of Aline Avenue from Weakley Avenue southerly to its terminus to “John L. Copeland Boulevard” (Proposal No. 2012M-007SR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-345 (Holleman)
Approved by Planning Commission
and Traffic & Parking Commission
Referred to Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Dale & Assoc.

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Wyoming Avenue right-of-way (Proposal No. 2012M-014AB-001).

SUBSTITUTE BILL NO. BL2013-346 (Gilmore)
Approved by Planning Commission
and Traffic & Parking Commission
Referred to Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering Assoc.

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Alley No. 207 and Alley No. 209 right-of-way, along with certain utility and drainage easements (Proposal Nos. 2012M-017AB-001 and 2012M-040ES-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-347 (Gilmore, Potts)
Approved by Planning Commission
and Traffic & Parking Commission
Referred to Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Clark Street, 7th Avenue South, 6th Avenue South, Shirley Street, Alley No. 114, Alley No. 137, and Alley No. 145 right-of-way and easements (Proposal Number 2012M-018AB-001).

- BILLS ON THIRD READING -

BILL NO. BL2012-264 (Stites)
Planning Commission – Approved with amendment (8-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance amending Section 17.40.120 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, pertaining to the legislative alteration of the Zoning Code standards when amending a planned unit development (PUD) approved under the authority of a previous zoning code (Proposal No. 2012Z-020TX-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-309 (Jernigan)
Planning Commission – Disapproved (7-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
53-16-048 Jean Y. Oatsvall, Trustee
Requested by: Jean Y. Oatsvall, Trustee and Metropolitan Planning Dept.

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from MUL to SP zoning for property located at 100 Iris Avenue, at the northeast corner of Iris Avenue and Old Hickory Boulevard (0.24 acres), to permit all uses of the MUL zoning district and new and used tire sales, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012SP-030-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-326 (Moore)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (7-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
105-11-190 515 Southgate, LLC
Requested by: Dale & Assoc.

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R6 to SP zoning for property located at 515 Southgate Avenue, at the southwest corner of Southgate Avenue and Carvell Avenue (0.46 acres), to permit up to six residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012SP-027-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-327 (Westerholm)
Planning Commission - Approved (9-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
93-4-50 ICM Foundation
Requested by: Metro Historical Commission

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by making applicable the provisions of a Neighborhood Landmark Overlay District on property located at 608 Shelby Avenue, opposite Boscobel Street (0.26 acres), zoned R8, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012NL-002-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-328 (Langster)
Planning Commission – Approved (8-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
92-3-308-311, 408 Meharry Medical College
Requested by: Don Hardin Group

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, changing from RM20 to RM40-A zoning for properties located at 1808, 1809 and 1810 Morena Street and 925 and 929 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard, approximately 200 feet north of Herman Street (3.42 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012Z-027PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-329 (Stanley)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (7-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
86-140 Barbara Terry
Requested by: Civil Site Design Group

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS10 to SP zoning for property located at 3778 Central Pike, approximately 450 feet west of Dodson Chapel Road (10.88 acres), to permit an assisted-care living facility and up to 21 single-family lots, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012SP-031-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-330 (Moore)
Planning Commission – Approved (8-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
104-08-358 Barbara Louv

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from OR20 to OR40 zoning for property located at 1624 16th Avenue South, approximately 200 feet north of Wedgewood Avenue (0.24 acres) and located within the South Music Row Neighborhood Conservation Overlay District, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012Z-026PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2012-331 (Tenpenny)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions (6-1-1)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
119-09-42, 62, 63 Ronald J. Haislip & Alfred J. Haislip

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by amending the Nolensville Road Automart Specific Plan District for properties located at 2721 and 2725 Nolensville Pike and at 2722 Grandview Avenue, at the northwest corner of Nolensville Pike and McClain Avenue (0.82 acres), to allow one 20 foot tall pole mounted on-premise sign and to allow for the existing monument sign and building sign to remain, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2006SP-152-003).

BILL NO. BL2012-332 (Matthews)
Approved by Budget & Finance
Public Safety
and Traffic & Parking Committees

An ordinance amending Chapter 6.80 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to reflect changes in emergency towing costs.

BILL NO. BL2012-334 (Potts)
(As Amended)
Approved by Public Works Committee

An ordinance amending Metropolitan Code Section 13.08.040 to restrict vendors permitted under that section from vending on public rights of way closed for the purpose of any special event for which the metropolitan government has given its official written permission during the limited period of time specified for the special event and within the area covered by the special event permit, unless they have the permission of the special event permit holder.

BILL NO. BL2012-335 (Matthews, Bennett, Allen)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

An ordinance approving an agreement granting Vanderbilt University’s LifeFlight and Police Department access to the 800-MHZ system for public safety and emergency services purposes.

BILL NO. BL2012-336 (A. Davis, Westerholm)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance providing the honorary designation of “Riverside Memorial Boulevard” for Riverside Drive in East Nashville from Shelby Park to its terminus.