A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the property damage claim of Troy and Reba Poole against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $37,500.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
WHEREAS, on June 3, 2015, the Metro Codes Department caused a 40’ by 50’ concrete outbuilding on Troy and Reba Poole’s property at 7389 Harper Road (“property”) to be demolished by mistake; 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 interest of the Metropolitan Government; and recommends that any and all claims or causes of action brought or that could have been brought by Troy and Reba Poole related to the events detailed above, be compromised and settled for $37,500.00, 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 property damage claim of Troy and Reba Poole for the sum of $37,500.00 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.
Sponsored by: Tanaka Vercher
|Referred to:||Budget & Finance Committee|
|Introduced:||October 17, 2017|
|Adopted:||October 17, 2017|
|Approved:||October 19, 2017|
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