RESOLUTION NO. RS2011-36
A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the Metropolitan Government’s property damage claim against Elcy J. Shootes.
WHEREAS, on October 4, 2010, a Metropolitan Police Department vehicle operated by a Metropolitan Government employee was traveling westbound on Murfreesboro Road when his vehicle was struck in the rear by a vehicle operated by Elcy J. Shootes, resulting in damage to the Metropolitan Police Department vehicle; and,
WHEREAS, after investigation, the Department of Law believes that the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government and recommends that the Metropolitan Government accept payment in the amount of $7,028.40 as compensation for all damages to Metropolitan Government property.
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 its recovery claim against Elcy J. Shootes in an amount totaling $7,028.40 which shall be deposited into an appropriate fund and account as determined by the Department of Finance.
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.
Sponsored by: Sean McGuire
|Referred to:||Budget & Finance Committee|
|Introduced:||October 4, 2011|
|Adopted:||October 4, 2011|
|Approved:||October 6, 2011|