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Agenda

Metropolitan Council Meeting
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
6:30p.m.
David Scobey Council Chamber


Call to Order and Invocation

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Approval of Minutes

- ELECTIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS -

Alarm Appeal Board
Reappointment of Mr. Charles Scott for a term expiring January 31, 2016.

Arts Commission
Reappointment of Mr. Joseph Presley for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Reappointment of Mrs. Hope Stringer for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Reappointment of Mr. Santi Tefel for a term expiring January 1, 2018.

Convention Center Authority
Appointment of Mr. Waverly D. Crenshaw, Jr. for a term expiring January 21, 2018.

Planning Commission
Appointment of Ms. Lillian M. Blackshear for a term expiring March 31, 2015.
Ms. Blackshear will fill the unexpired term of Rev. Judy Cummings.

Work Release Board (Nominees of Sheriff Daron Hall)
Appointment of Mr. Denis Blackwelder for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Appointment of Mr. Larry Bryant for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Appointment of Mr. Joseph DeMartini for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Appointment of Ms. Faye Ellis for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Reappointment of Dr. Doug Morgan for a term expiring January 1, 2018.
Reappointment of Mr. Don D. Purdy for a term expiring January 1, 2018.

- RESOLUTION ON PUBLIC HEARING -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-962 (Westerholm)
Referred to Public Safety Committee

A resolution exempting the Treehouse Restaurant located at 1011 Clearview Avenue from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E. of the Metropolitan Code.

- CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTIONS -

- RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-948 (Mitchell)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Education Committees

A resolution appropriating Thirteen Million One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($13,100,000) from the Undesignated Fund Balance of the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools General Purpose Fund for the benefit of Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-951 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

A resolution extending the license and franchise of Nashville Gas Company for an additional period.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-963 (Steine)
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 Fifteen Million Dollars.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-964 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution approving Amendment One to 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. RS2014-965 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution approving the Third Amendment to the Charging Site Host Agreement between the Metropolitan Government and Blink Acquisition, LLC, a Car Charging Company, as successor in interest to Electric Transportation Engineering Corporation d/b/a ECOtality North America, to amend the License Agreement between those parties.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-966 (Steine)
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. RS2014-967 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution approving an application for a Teacher Training grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission, to fund a teacher cadre to develop common core unit plans and professional development sessions based on Civil Rights Public Art.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-968 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution accepting a donation from Fred’s Inc. to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the use and benefit of the Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department in conjunction with the annual “Hero Hat” Campaign.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-969 (Steine, Pardue)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving a contract with Helicorp to supply helicopter parts for the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-970 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving a sub-recipient grant agreement by and between the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Social Services/Metropolitan Homelessness Commission, to provide rental and utility deposits for individuals assessed as chronically homeless using the Vulnerability Index.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-971 (Steine)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the property damage claim of the Borden Dairy Company against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $16,344.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2014-972 (Barry)
Referred to Rules Committee

A resolution confirming the appointment of Waverly Crenshaw to the board of directors of The Convention Center Authority of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

- BILLS ON INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING -

BILL NO. BL2014-660 (Barry)

An ordinance amending section 2.140.030 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, pertaining to the membership of the Davidson County Public Records Commission.

BILL NO. BL2014-661 (Steine)

An ordinance approving a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the United Way of Metropolitan Nashville and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Mayor’s Office of Economic and Community Development, to define each party’s responsibilities in implementing the Financial Empowerment Center model.

BILL NO. BL2014-662 (Steine)

An ordinance accepting the donation of $139,380 to the Metropolitan Government for the use and benefit of the K9 Unit of the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department and the donation of $113,592.92 to the Metropolitan Government for the use and benefit of Metro Animal Care and Control.

BILL NO. BL2014-663 (Bennett, Steine & others)
Approved by Planning Commission

An ordinance declaring surplus and approving the disposition of a certain parcel of real property located at 3515 Gallatin Pike, commonly known as Jere Baxter Middle School (Proposal No. 2013M-048PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2014-664 (Dominy, Hunt)
Approved by Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon an approximately 18 foot by 260 foot easement that was previously retained by Council Ordinance O86-1491 (no utilities located within these easement rights) for property located at 2000 Galbraith Drive (Proposal No. 2013M-059ES-001).

- BILLS ON SECOND READING -

BILL NO. BL2013-494 (Westerholm)
Planning Commission – Approved (7-0-1)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
84-6-380-386 Phillip Willis, Marissa Tortora, Christopher & Julie Morris, William Morris, Amy Lynn Burch, Jeffrey & Mary Catherine Pernell, Normand Parenteau & Ruby Cook

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 MUN-A zoning for properties located at 1916, 1918, 1920, 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006 Eastland Avenue, opposite Scott Avenue (0.98 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2012Z-028PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-603 (Mitchell)
Referred to Codes
and Public Safety Committees

An ordinance to amend Chapters 2.62 and 11.12 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the regulation of small outdoor music events on commercial property.

BILL NO. BL2014-654 (Westerholm)
Referred to Public Safety Committee

An ordinance amending Section 7.08.140 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the permitted hours of beer delivery.

BILL NO. BL2014-655 (Baker, Dominy, Hunt)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent easements for the Nashua Stormwater Improvement Project for three properties located at 607 and 609 Nashua Drive and 616 Waco Lane (Project No. 14-SWC-081 and Proposal No. 2013M-058ES-001).

BILL NO. BL2014-656 (Westerholm, Dominy, Hunt)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon easement rights retained in former alley #995 (right-of-way abandoned via Ordinance #O76-385) and easements retained in an unnumbered alley (right-of-way abandoned via Ordinance #O79-1480) and to partially abandon approximately 170 feet of a 20 foot sewer easement that was recorded in Deed Book 5152, Page 195, for properties located at 711 Gallatin Avenue, 719 Gallatin Avenue, 714 North 12th Street, and 800 North 12th Street (Proposal No. 2013M-055ES-001).

BILL NO. BL2014-657 (Weiner, Dominy, Hunt)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon approximately 350 linear feet of an existing utility easement recorded in Plat Book 6250, Page 457, for property located at 7747 Indian Springs Drive (Proposal No. 2013M-056ES-001).

BILL NO. BL2014-658 (Matthews, Dominy, Hunt)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept temporary easements for the Boyd Drive Stormwater Improvement Project for five properties located at 4141 and 4162 Ames Drive, 4170 Bobwhite Drive, 4121 Boyd Drive, and 4127 Meadow Hill Drive (Project No. 13-SWC-209 and Proposal No. 2013M-057ES-001).

- BILLS ON THIRD READING -

BILL NO. BL2013-616 (Westerholm)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
83-6-299, 420, 422 Benjamin & Violica Coman
Requested by: Third Coast Design Studio

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 properties located at 700 and 704 Porter Road and 2009 Eastland Avenue, approximately 200 feet south of Franklin Avenue (0.66 acres), to permit up to 11 detached single-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-040-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-617 (S. Davis)
Planning Commission – Approved (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
71-13-78, 289 Barry Peterson

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 IWD to RM20-A zoning for properties located at 717 and 801 Cherokee Avenue, approximately 375 feet east of Jones Avenue (0.85 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013Z-038PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-618 (Glover)
Planning Commission – Approved (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
87-30 Charles & Candance Brownell
Requested by: Tune, Entrekin & White PC

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 RS15 to MUN zoning for property located at 4225 Central Pike, at the northwest corner of Central Pike and N. New Hope Road (3.11 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013Z-040PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-619 (Stites)
Planning Commission – Approved (8-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
134 Parcels 13,297 Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority & Estate of Louise M. Miles
Requested by: Hawkins Development Co.

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 R10 to IWD zoning for properties located at McGavock Pike (unnumbered), approximately 1,850 feet north of Harding Place and partially located within the Floodplain Overlay District (88.81 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013Z-031PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-620 (Westerholm)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (7-2)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
82-16-348 Damon Frazee
Requested by: Daniel Fell

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 R8 to SP for property located at 906 Boscobel Street, approximately 175 feet east of South 9th Street and located within the Edgefield Historic Preservation District (0.2 acres), to permit up to two detached residential dwelling units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-020-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-621 (Allen)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (7-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
104-12-75 Doric Building Co.
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering 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 for property located at 2107 Bernard Avenue, approximately 175 feet west of 21st Avenue South (0.27 acres), to permit an existing building to be used for general office, medical office and/or residential, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-043-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-623 (S. Davis)
Planning Commission – Approved (7-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
71-16-40 Jamithia Jenkins

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 RS5 to SP zoning for property located at 1317 Jones Avenue, approximately 575 feet north of Douglas Avenue (0.17 acres), to permit a single-family or a detached two-family residential unit, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-052-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-624 (Harrison)
Planning Commission – Approved (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
60-13-45, 52; 60-14-16.01,16-17; 71-2 Part of Parcel 2 Tennessee Processing Center, LLC
Requested by: Hawkins Development Co.

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 R8 and RS7.5 to IWD zoning for properties located at 443 and 457 Woodfolk Avenue and 2512, 2600 and 2604 Brick Church Pike and a portion of property at 2506 Brick Church Pike, approximately 2,200 feet north of W. Trinity Lane (17.92 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013Z-032PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-625 (Moore)
Planning Commission – Approved (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
106-1-113,114; 106-5-15-17, 19-23, 38-45,148 Dianne K. Hamilton, Trevecca Nazarene University, William M. Welch et ux
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering 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 CS and IWD to ORI-A zoning for various properties located along Nance Lane and Parris Avenue, approximately 700 feet south of Murfreesboro Pike (6.16 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013Z-042PR-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-626 (McGuire)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
117-11-31-35 Oscar T. Nelson
Requested by: Hawkins Partners

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 R40 to SP for properties located at 1804 and 1808 Graybar Lane and 1919 and 1921 Woodmont Boulevard (8.75 acres), to permit up to 28 residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-039-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-627 (S. Davis)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
71-16-79-81 D223 LLC, D222 LLC, D220 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 CL and RS5 to SP zoning for property located at 719, 723 and 731 Douglas Avenue, at the northwest corner of Montgomery Avenue and Douglas Avenue (2.04 acres), to permit up to 29 residential dwelling units and office use, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-032-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-628 (Holleman)
Planning Commission – Approved with conditions, disapproved without (6-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner
91-16-294, 296, 297, 300, 303-306, 313-323,330-332 HG Hill Realty Co. & HG Hill Realty Co., LLC
Requested by: Barge Cauthen & 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 RS5, CS and IR to SP for various properties located along Charlotte Avenue, Park Avenue, 40th Avenue North and Elkins Avenue and bounded by Charlotte Avenue to the north, 40th Avenue North to the east, Alley No.1197 to the south and a CSX railroad to the west, (7.4 acres), to permit uses permitted in the MUL-A district and up to 320 residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2013SP-037-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-629 (Bennett. A. Davis & others)
Planning Commission – Approved with amendment (7-2)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance amending Sections 8.12.020 and 17.16.250 pertaining to the keeping of chickens on residential property to remove the sunset provision and remove the prohibition of chickens in certain Council districts (Proposal No. 2014Z-001TX-001).

BILL NO. BL2013-632 (Steine)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

An ordinance accepting the donation of three Tennessee Walking Horses, “Buck Pass,” “Magic’s Gold Generator (Cash),” and “Snow Rose (Boo),” to the Metropolitan Government for the use and benefit of the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.

BILL NO. BL2013-633 (Baker, Pardue)
Approved by Public Safety Committee

An ordinance amending Section 7.08.140 of the Metropolitan Code to allow beer sales on Sundays starting at 10:00 a.m.

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