ORDINANCE BL2017-944

An ordinance authorizing the acquisition of certain right-of-way easements, drainage easements, temporary construction easements, and property rights by negotiation or condemnation for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government, initially for purposes of Public Works Department Project Number 2016-R-37, Davidson Road Multi-Use Path Project (Proposal No. 2017M-057ES-001).

WHEREAS, it is in the public interest that right-of-way easements, drainage easements, temporary construction easements and property rights be acquired by the Metropolitan Government, for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government, initially for purposes of Public Works Department Project No. 2016-R-37, Proposal No. 2017M-057ES-001, Davidson Road Multi-Use Path Project, between Robin Hill Road and HG Hill School Entrance; and,

WHEREAS, the right-of-way easements, temporary construction easements and property rights are located on the property described in Exhibit 1 hereto; and,

WHEREAS, the easements and property rights are further described in the Metropolitan Public Works Department’s plans on file for Project No. 2016-R-37, Proposal No. 2017M-057ES-001, Davidson Road Multi-Use Path Project, between Robin Hill Road and HG Hill School Entrance.

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

Section 1. The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Director of Public Property Administration, is hereby authorized to acquire by negotiation or condemnation the following described easements for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government, initially for purposes of Public Works Department Project No. 2016-R-37, Proposal No. 2017M-057ES-001, Davidson Road Multi-Use Path Project, between Robin Hill Road and HG Hill School Entrance, the same being for a public purpose and the public convenience requiring it.

Section 2. The easements and property rights to be acquired are described in the Metropolitan Public Works Department’s plans on file for Project No. 2016-R-37, Proposal No. 2017M-057ES-001, Davidson Road Multi-Use Path Project, between Robin Hill Road and HG Hill School Entrance, and located on the property described in Exhibit 1 hereto, which plans and Exhibit are incorporated herein.

Section 3. The Director of Public Property Administration is hereby authorized and directed, if necessary, to take and appropriate by condemnation proceedings the interests in real property described herein in the name of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government.

Section 4. All necessary and incidental costs of the right-of-way easements and property rights herein authorized to be acquired shall be paid from funds authorized from Fund No. 40017 and Business Unit No. 42401017.

Section 5. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its final passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee, requiring it.

Sponsored by: Mina Johnson, Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod

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LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Introduced: October 17, 2017
Passed First Reading: October 17, 2017
Referred to: Planning Commission - Approved
Budget & Finance Committee
Planning, Zoning & Historical Committee
Public Works Committee
Passed Second Reading: November 7, 2017
Passed Third Reading:  
Approved:  
By:  
Next Consideration: November 21, 2017

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