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Metropolitan Council Meeting, March 5, 2019

6:30 PM - David Scobey Council Chamber

Call to Order and Invocation
Pledge of Allegiance
Roll Call
Approval of Minutes

Committee Reports on Matters Other Than Legislation

Budget Subcommittee
Contract Procurement
Innovation
School Safety

Elections and Confirmations

Arts Commission

Reappointment of Mr. Clay Haynes for a term expiring on January 1, 2023.

Board of Health

Appointment of Mr. David Frederick for a term expiring on July 9, 2023.
Mr. Frederick will fill the unexpired term of Mr. Sam Felker.

Sports Authority

Appointment of Mr. Dan Hogan for a term expiring on December 19, 2023.
Mr. Hogan will fill the unexpired term Ms. Leslie Fram.

Bills on Public Hearing

Bill BL2018-1357

Approved by the Planning Commission subject to adoption of BL2018-1358 (6-0) on 09/27/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 104-06-058 Fifth Third Bank, N.A.
Application fee paid by: GBT Investments, Inc.
Requested by: Franklin Land Associates, LLC

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 cancelling a Planned Unit Development Overlay District on property located at 3419 Murphy Road, approximately 100 feet west of West End Avenue (1.47 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2001P-005-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Substitute Bill BL2018-1358

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (5-1) on 09/27/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 104-06-058 Fifth Third Bank, N.A.
Application fee paid by: GBT Investments, Inc.
Requested by: Franklin Land Associates, LLC

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 ORI-A to SP zoning on property located at 3419 Murphy Road, approximately 100 feet west of West End Avenue, within a Planned Unit Development Overlay District (1.47 acres), to permit a mixed-use development, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-049-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Burkley Allen

Bill BL2018-1372 (as amended)

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Education Committee
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

An ordinance authorizing the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to purchase certain property from the State of Tennessee located at 88 Hermitage Avenue (Map/Parcel No. 09311024100) (Proposal No. 2018M-012PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1400

Approved by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 08/01/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 092-06-602 Cottage Partners, LLC
Application fee paid by: Cottage Partners, LLC
Requested by: Catalyst 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 RS5 to R6-A zoning on property located at 712 26th Avenue North, approximately 495 feet south of Booker Street (0.18 acres) all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-067PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1402

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 08/23/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 091-08, Parcels 283-284 Music City Land Trust
Application fee paid by: Dale & Associates
Requested by: Dale & Associates

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 CN to SP zoning on property located at 927 and 929 40th Avenue North, at the southwest corner of Albion Street and 40th Avenue North (0.46 acres), 6 multi-family residential units, 5,000 square feet of retail uses and 1,400 square feet of office uses, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-054-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1415

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 09/27/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-16-005 Allison Patton
Application fee paid by: Allison Patton
Requested by: Allison Patton

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 1300 N. 5th Street, at the northwest corner of North 5th Street and Douglas Avenue (0.34 acres), to permit up to 10 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2016SP-071-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1453

Approved by the Planning Commission (6-0) on 11/08/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 070-09, Parcels 112, 149 Pamela & David Lovell Tennessee Community Property Trust
Application fee paid by: Taurus D. McCain
Requested by: Taurus D. McCain

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 RM9-A zoning on properties located at 3113 and 3114 Cliff Drive, at the northeast and southeast corners of Cliff Drive and Alpine Avenue (0.91 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-081PR-001).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings

Bill BL2018-1456

Referred to the Planning Commission

An ordinance amending Chapters 17.04, 17.08, and 17.16 of the Metropolitan Zoning Code to designate a nightclub as a use permitted with conditions in certain zoning districts and adding conditions applicable to this use, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-001TX-001).

Sponsor(s): Jacobia Dowell, Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1464

Disapproved by the Planning Commission (5-4) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-16-278 Jordan & Sloan Allison
Application fee paid by: SN Development, LLC
Requested by: SN Development, LLC

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 SP-R to RM15-A zoning for property located at 1218 Montgomery Avenue, at the southwest corner of Douglas Avenue and Montgomery Avenue (0.20 acres), requested by SN Development, LLC, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-127PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1468

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-12-236 Donna Mule
Application fee paid by: GFY, LLC
Requested by: Land Development Solutions

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 R6 zoning for property located at 707 Ward Street, approximately 220 feet east of Jones Avenue (0.34 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-125PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1504

Approved by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 092-02-441; 092-03-157 Jason Oggs; Jason Oggs et ux., William Brown et ux., & James Brown et ux.
Application fee paid by: Jason & Rashundra V. Oggs
Requested by: Jason Oggs

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 R6-A zoning for properties located at 2409 and 2411 Albion Street, approximately 210 feet west of 24th Avenue North (0.31 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-003PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2019-1505

Approved by the Planning Commission (8-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 082-04-241 Robert & Tracy Noerper & Alex Lute
Application fee paid by: Robert M. Noerper
Requested by: Robert Noerper

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 R6 zoning for property located at 888 Carter Street, approximately 170 feet west of McFerrin Avenue (0.15 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-012PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1506

Approved by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 051-07-043 Joseph T. Mayo
Application fee paid by: Joseph Mayo
Requested by: Joseph T. Mayo

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 a Neighborhood Landmark Overlay District to permit wedding and events for property located at 1020 Gibson Drive, approximately 190 feet south of Barbara Drive (12.87 acres), zoned R15 and within a Historic Landmark Overlay District and Neighborhood Landmark Overlay District, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2016NHL-001-002).

Sponsor(s): Nancy VanReece

Bill BL2019-1507

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 094-13-041 Johnny Crow, Jr.
Application fee paid by: Johnny V. Crow, Jr.
Requested by: Land Development Solutions

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 MUN-A zoning for property located at 193 Little Green Street, approximately 100 feet east of Edgar Street (0.15 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-007PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1508

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 108-01; Parcels 014, 015, 018, & 024 TPS/SBS Upshaw, LLC and TPS Parking Nashville, LLC
Application fee paid by: TPS Parent, 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 R10 to CS zoning for property located at 563 and 579 Upshaw Drive, Upshaw Drive (unnumbered), and a portion of 2729 Shacklett Drive, approximately 370 feet south of Shacklett Drive (1.10 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-006PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Bill BL2019-1509

Approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission (8-0-1) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 162-105 Corolla Management Corp.
Application fee paid by: Roy & Lisa Dale
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 amending a Specific Plan on property located at 1638 Bell Road, at the southeast corner of Bell Road and Old Hickory Boulevard (6.64 acres), to permit 70 multi-family residential units, 1,500 square feet of retail use and maintain the existing 31,200 square feet of office/business school, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2007SP-156-003).

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1510

Approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission (8-0-1) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 083-01, Parcels 459 & 466 CK Spacemax Nashville, LLC
Application fee paid by: CKAC Galleria Petty Cash
Requested by: Gresham Smith & 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 amending a Specific Plan on properties located at 1214 and 1216 Gallatin Avenue, approximately 240 feet southwest of Douglas Avenue (4.46 acres), to permit a self-service storage facility on Lot 1 and all uses permitted by the MUL-A zoning district on Lot 2, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2016SP-069-003).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1511

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 051-018-019 Melissa P. & Timothy J. McKay and John R. Sherrod, III
Application fee paid by: LDG Multifamily, LLC
Requested by: Catalyst 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 properties located at 808 and 820 Skyline Ridge Drive, north of the terminus of Skyline Memorial Court (14.75 acres), to permit 214 multi-family residential units and 2,500 square feet of a non-residential use, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-083-001).

Sponsor(s): Nancy VanReece

Bill BL2019-1512

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 072-06-247 Jeffrey A. Kendig
Application fee paid by: Marleny Kendig/Jeff Kendig
Requested by: Jeffrey A. Kendig

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 OR20-A zoning for property located at 1111 McGavock Pike, approximately 260 feet east of Gallatin Pike (0.27 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-123PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis

Bill BL2019-1513

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 052, Parcels 024, 042, & Part of Parcel 025 1201 Neelys Bend Road, LLC
Application fee paid by: TSquare Engineering, Inc.
Requested by: T-Square Engineering, Inc.

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 cancelling a Planned Unit Development located at 1201 Neelys Bend Road and Neelys Bend Road (unnumbered) and part of property located at 1145 Neelys Bend Road, at the current terminus of Canton Pass (29.7 acres), zoned RS10, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 176-75P-002).

Sponsor(s): Bill Pridemore

Bill BL2019-1514

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 105-06-264 Tennessee Concrete Association
Application fee paid by: Leslie C. Fowler
Requested by: Smith Gee 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 IR to MUG-A zoning for property located at 700 Hamilton Avenue, approximately 160 feet east of Fort Negley Boulevard (1.87 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-009PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2019-1515

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 081-11-427 Mitra Sharifi
Application fee paid by: Mitra C. Sharifi
Requested by: Mitra Sharifi

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 R6-A zoning for property located at 1712 14th Ave N., approximately 260 feet west of Wheless Street (0.22 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-013PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2019-1516

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 082-08-242 Roger D. Livingston, Jr. & Karla S. Livingston
Application fee paid by: Roger D. Livingston
Requested by: Dewey Engineering

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 725 Hart Avenue, on the Southeast corner of the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Hart Avenue (0.18 acres), to permit up to three residential units all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-061-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Consent Agenda Resolutions and Resolutions

Substitute Resolution RS2018-1507

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution requesting that the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County refrain from providing economic incentives to Amazon or to any other entity unless and until employees of the Metropolitan Government receive cost of living adjustments.

Sponsor(s): Bill Pridemore, Steve Glover

Resolution RS2019-1559

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee

A resolution modifying the master list of architects and engineers originally approved by Resolution No. RS94-1050.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Resolution RS2019-1609

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing an Economic and Community Development Incentive grant to the Industrial Development Board of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the benefit of AllianceBernstein, L.P.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Freddie O'Connell

Resolution RS2019-1621

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

A resolution amending the pay plan for the general employees of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, excluding employees of the Board of Health, Board of Education, and the Police and Fire Departments, approved pursuant to Resolution RS2018-1247, by adding the positions of Community Oversight Board Executive Director, Community Oversight Board Assistant Director, and Community Oversight Board Legal Advisor.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2019-1622

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Education Committee

A resolution approving a grant from the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to the United Way of Metropolitan Nashville to provide Pre-Kindergarten services to advance high quality early education practices as key levers for early student success and literacy attainment.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Steve Glover

Resolution RS2019-1623

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee

A resolution accepting a grants package from the Friends of Warner Parks to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation, to provide staffing for the Warner Parks Center, Nature Center support, and the S.W.E.A.T. Program for additional labor for summer maintenance.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Jeff Syracuse

Resolution RS2019-1624

Approved by the Planning Commission
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee

A resolution approving Amendment Three to an Agreement by and between the Tennessee Department of Transportation and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Public Works, for improvements on Jefferson Street, Federal No. STP-M-1900(28), State No. 19LPLM-F3-011, PIN 103490, Prop No. 2019M-005AG-001.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Resolution RS2019-1625

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Abolfazo Rezai-Dashti against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $8,250.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1626

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Behrouz Rezai-Dashti against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $12,500.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1627

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution approving the election of certain Notaries Public for Davidson County.

Sponsor(s): Antoniette Lee

Resolution RS2019-1628

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution supporting civil asset forfeiture reform.

Sponsor(s): Dave Rosenberg, Freddie O'Connell

Resolution RS2019-1629

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution proclaiming March 2019 as “Certified Government Financial Manager Month” in Nashville and Davidson County.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod, Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1630

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution honoring the service and legacy of Josephine Groves Holloway, founder of Nashville’s first Girl Scout troops for African-American girls.

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson

Bills on Introduction and First Reading

Bill BL2019-1524

An ordinance amending Sections 2.210.010 and 2.210.030 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding definitions of “qualified company” and “qualified project” and eligibility for economic and community development incentive grants.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1525

An ordinance amending Section 4.12.010 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the definition of Competitive bidding in accordance with Title 12, Chapter 3, Part 12 of the Tennessee Code Annotated.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1526

An ordinance amending Metropolitan Code Chapter 6.80 to require commercial parking lots to display certain signage if towing.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy

Bill BL2019-1527

An ordinance to amend Title 10 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to require nutritional labeling of restaurant menus.

Sponsor(s): Davette Blalock

Bill BL2019-1528

An ordinance to provide for the designation of public property within specified areas of downtown Nashville as a temporary “Special Event Zone” during the time period beginning at midnight (12:00) a.m. on April 24, 2019 and ending at eight o’clock (8:00) a.m. on April 28, 2019 relative to the use of these areas in conjunction with the 2019 National Football League Draft and related activities and events.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Sheri Weiner

Bill BL2019-1529

Approved with conditions by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-11-019 Eric Taylor
Application fee paid by: Phillip Taylor
Requested by: Taylormade Contracting

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 R6-A zoning for property located at 1603 Luton Street, approximately 820 feet north of Gatewood Avenue (0.39 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-005PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1530

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 092-16, Parcels 164-165, 167-169 GV-R Nashville LLC
Application fee paid by: Greystar Dev LLC
Requested by: Kimley-Horn

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 a Specific Plan on properties located at 1810, 1812 and 1814 Broadway Avenue and 106 and 108 19th Avenue South, at the north corner of the Broadway Avenue and 19th Avenue South intersection, zoned SP (1.2 acres), to permit a mixed-use development with a maximum of 355 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2014SP-072-003).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1531

Approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 105-09-251 Southside Community Church
Application fee paid by: Cottage Partners, LLC
Requested by: Catalyst Design Group, 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 R8 to SP zoning for property located at 2080 12th Avenue South, at the intersection of 12th Avenue South and Bate Avenue (0.63 acres), to permit 10 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019SP-004-001).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2019-1532

Approved by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 093-08-007 James Fineman
Application fee paid by: James A Fineman
Requested by: James Fineman

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 IR to MUL-A zoning for property located at 820 South 5th Street, at the northwest corner of Crutcher Street and South 5th Street (0.13 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-015PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers

Bill BL2019-1533

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 01/24/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-11-489 Samuel Wey
Application fee paid by: Samuel Wey
Requested by: DaVita Inc.

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 311 Gatewood Avenue, approximately 430 feet east of Meridian Street (0.17 acres), to permit all uses of the RS5 zoning distrist and a detached accessory dwelling unit, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019SP-008-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1534

Referred to the Planning Commission
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 093-13, Parcels 280, 542 Park Center and John & Micheline Doulis
Application fee paid by: Pearl Street Partners LLC
Requested by: Kimley-Horn &

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 RM20 to SP zoning for property located at 1113 Sigler Street and 801 12th Avenue South, at the northwest corner of Hawkins Street and 12th Avenue South (2.9 acres), to permit a mixed use development with a maximum of 270 multi-family residential units, and up to 9,000 square feet of nonresidential uses, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-077-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1535

Referred to the Planning Commission
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 116-03 : 056-091, 135; 116-04 : 019-029, 033.01, 036.01, 031-053, 192, 208; 116-04-0-I : 001-004, 900-901; 116-04-0-K : 001-002, 900; 116-08 : 025-026, 028, 029, 195
Application fee paid by: Fee waived by Council
Requested by: Councilmember Murphy

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 applying a Neighborhood Conservation Overlay District to various properties along Kenner Avenue, zoned R10 and SP and partially located with a Planned Unit Development Overlay District (approximately 18.74 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019NHC-001-001).

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy

Bill BL2019-1536

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (6-0) on 02/14/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 069-16-193; 070-13, Parcels 050, 055 Kenon Ewing and Turner Investment Properties, LLC
Application fee paid by: Lynn Ewing
Requested by: Turner Investment Properties, LLC

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 properties located at 1908 and 1910 County Hospital Road and 1917 South Hamilton Road, at the southeast corner of John Mallette Drive and County Hospital Road (1.53 acres), to permit 15 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-073-001).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings

Bill BL2019-1537

Disapproved by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 01/10/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-11-187 Les Lazarus & Mary Frizzell
Application fee paid by: Marleny Kendig and Jeff Kendig
Requested by: Jeff Kendig

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 R6 zoning for property located at 327 Gatewood Avenue, approximately 436 feet west of Lischey Avenue (0.18 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-001PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1538

Disapproved by the Planning Commission (6-0) on 02/14/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 043-11, Parcels 116-118 Kenneth & Nadine Johnson, Jerry W. Knight & Gina A. Pitts
Application fee paid by: Cesco, Inc.
Requested by: Cesco, Inc.

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 RS7.5 to CS zoning for properties located at 106, 108, & 110 McArthur Drive, at the northeast corner of McArthur Drive and State Route 45 (0.85 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-011PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Bill Pridemore

Bill BL2019-1539

Referred to the Planning Commission
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 087-086 Bettie Winton
Application fee paid by: Dr. Chris Pardue
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 RS15 to MUL-A zoning for property located at 4170 Central Pike, approximately 540 feet southwest of South New Hope Road (4.13 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-041PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Bill BL2019-1540

Approved by the Planning Commission (6-0) on 02/14/2019

An ordinance amending 17.36 and 17.40 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to creating a corridor design overlay district (Proposal No. 2019Z-004TX-001).

Sponsor(s): Davette Blalock, Fabian Bedne

Bills on Second Reading

Bill BL2018-1388

Approved by the Planning Commission
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sanitary sewer main and easements and to accept new sanitary sewer main, sanitary sewer manholes and easements, for property located at 3964 Woodlawn Drive (MWS Project No. 18-SL-0123 and Proposal No. 2018M-027AB-001).

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1404

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee
Referred to the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending Section 6.80.550 and Section 12.08.150 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to remove certain storage and impound fees for recovered stolen vehicles.

Sponsor(s): Kevin Rhoten, Freddie O'Connell, Mina Johnson

Bill BL2019-1472

Referred to the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee
Disapproved by the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

An ordinance to amend Section 2.210.020 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to require an appropriation to the Barnes Fund for Affordable Housing equal to future economic and community development incentive grant payments.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Colby Sledge, John Cooper

Bill BL2019-1475

Referred to the Public Works Committee

An ordinance amending Sections 15.64.110 and 15.64.140 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to the time period for which grading permits remain valid and the review of grading permits and drainage plans.

Sponsor(s): Jonathan Hall

Bill BL2019-1476

Approved by the Planning Commission
Given no recommendation by the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Education Committee
Referred to the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

An ordinance declaring surplus and approving the disposition of a parcel of real property known as 0 Brick Church Pike (Map/Parcel No. 06000007000) (Proposal No. 2019M-005PR-001).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Tanaka Vercher, Steve Glover, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1489

Referred to the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee
Referred to the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending Section 12.62.060 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to data collection from operators of shared urban mobility devices.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2019-1517

Referred to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

An ordinance to authorize expungement of public records regarding violations of a metropolitan ordinance under certain circumstances.

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge, Freddie O'Connell, Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2019-1518

Referred to the Public Works Committee
Referred to the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending Title 6, Chapter 6.81, Booting Services.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1519

Referred to the Public Works Committee

An ordinance amending SO93-740 to authorize complete closure of streets and alleys located on Vanderbilt University campus.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1520

Referred to the Public Works Committee

An ordinance amending BL2000-278, as amended, to authorize complete closure of a portion of 24th Avenue South.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1521

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee

An ordinance providing the honorary street name designation of “Saint Thomas Midtown Way” for a portion of 20th Avenue North.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2019-1522

Approved with conditions by the Planning Commission
Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Referred to the Public Works Committee

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 2017-R-30, Highway 70 South Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2019M-005ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Sheri Weiner, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell

Bills on Third Reading

Bill BL2018-1346

Approved by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 08/23/2018
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 105-02-256 Construction Enterprises, Inc.
Application fee paid by: St. Cloud Hill, LLC
Requested by: Gamble Design Collaborative

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 MUL-A zoning on property located at 924 Vine Street, at the northeast corner of Bass Street and Oak Street (0.6 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-079PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1413

Approved with conditions by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 10/11/2018
Approved by and re-referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 072-13-250 Kimberly Smith-Tucker
Application fee paid by: Fee waived by Council
Requested by: Councilmember Scott Davis

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 R6-A zoning on property located at 927 Douglas Avenue, approximately 285 feet east of Emmett Avenue (0.33 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-087PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Second Substitute Bill BL2018-1441 (as amended)

Approved by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee
Approved by the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending Chapters 12.62 and 12.84 of Title 12 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding shared urban mobility devices.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1452

Approved by the Planning Commission (6-0-1) on 10/11/2018
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 041, Parcels 099, 104 David Woody and Amanda Ball
Application fee paid by: David Woody
Requested by: Land Development Solutions

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 RS20 to AR2a zoning on properties located at 3914 and 3920 Brick Church Pike, approximately 200 feet northwest of Bellshire Drive (13.42 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-097PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Brenda Haywood

Bill BL2019-1465 (as amended)

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (5-3) on 12/13/2018
Disapproved by and re-referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 087-011 Wise Group, Inc.
Application fee paid by: The Wise Group, Inc.
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 AR2a to SP zoning on property located at 6280 N. New Hope Road, west of the terminus of Landings Way (10.0 acres), to permit 54 single-family lots, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-050-001).

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Bill BL2019-1487

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance amending Section 5.04.110 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to require the Director of Finance to submit an annual report regarding lending fund transactions to the Metropolitan Council.

Sponsor(s): Bob Mendes

Bill BL2019-1490

Approved by the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance to require certain for-hire drivers regulated by the Metropolitan Transportation Licensing Commission to undergo hospitality training.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1491 (as amended)

Approved with an amendment by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee
Approved with an amendment by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved with an amendment by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee
Approved with an amendment by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance directing the Metropolitan Planning Department, the Department of Public Works, the Department of Codes and Building Safety, Metro Water Services, and the Nashville Fire Department to develop and implement, within six months hereof, a prioritization process for the departmental review of permit applications and related reviews for certain affordable housing projects.

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge, Freddie O'Connell, Bob Mendes, Burkley Allen

Substitute Bill BL2019-1492

Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance directing the Metropolitan Department of Public Works to complete their analysis for the reduction of vehicular speed limits on neighborhood classified streets, per the Major & Collector Street Plan of Nashville and Davidson County recommended in the 2016 WalknBike Strategic Plan, and to submit a written feasibility report with implementation recommendations to the Metropolitan Council within thirty (30) days hereof.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Angie Henderson, Freddie O'Connell, Colby Sledge, Larry Hagar, Jeff Syracuse, Russ Pulley, Brett Withers, Antoniette Lee, Mina Johnson, Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1493

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee
Approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee
Referred to the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

An ordinance approving a contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Concentra Health Services, Inc., for the provision of medical services to employees who have sustained occupational injuries.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Bill BL2019-1494

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance approving and authorizing the Director of Public Property Administration, or his designee, to accept a donation of real property located at the intersection of Edmondson Pike and Cloverland Drive (Map and Parcel No. 172-00-0-268.00) for use as part of the parks system (Proposal No. 2019M-004PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Robert Swope, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeff Syracuse, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1495

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sanitary sewer main, a sanitary sewer manhole and easements and to accept new sanitary sewer and water mains, sanitary sewer manholes, a fire hydrant assembly and easements, for five properties located on 6th Avenue North (MWS Project Nos. 15-SL-185 and 15-WL-127 and Proposal No. 2019M-009ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1496

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to accept new water main, sanitary sewer mains, sanitary sewer manholes, fire hydrant assemblies and easements, for 11 properties located along Cane Ridge Road and Preston Road (MWS Project Nos. 18-SL-37 and 18-WL-24 and Proposal No. 2019M-008ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Jacobia Dowell, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1497

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the Nashua Lane Drainage Stormwater Improvement Project for three properties located at 665, 671 and 677 Vernon Avenue (Project No. 14-SWC-081 and Proposal No. 2019M-011ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Mary Carolyn Roberts, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1498

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water main and to accept new water main and a fire hydrant assembly for properties located at 905 and 907 54th Avenue North (MWS Project No. 18-WL-136 and Proposal No. 2019M-007ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Mary Carolyn Roberts, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1499

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water main and easements and to accept new water main, a fire hydrant assembly and easements, for property located at 908 Division Street (MWS Project No. 18-WL-115 and Proposal No. 2019M-003ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1500

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water main and easements and to accept new water main, fire hydrant assemblies and easements for property located at 1 Terminal Drive (MWS Project No. 18-WL-171 and Proposal No. 2019M-006ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1501

Approved with conditions by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing Charlotte Avenue Lodging, LLC to install, construct and maintain aerial and underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 1414-1508 Charlotte Avenue (Proposal No. 2018M-030EN-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1502

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing easement rights located between 11th Avenue South and 12th Avenue South, formerly known as Alley No. 233, and to abandon existing easement rights located along 11th Avenue South between former Alley No. 233 and Pine Street (Proposal No. 2019M-002AB-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2019-1503

Approved by the Planning Commission
Approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Approved by the Public Works Committee

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning portions of Fogg Street, Alley No. 140 and Alley No. 159 right-of-way (Proposal No. 2019M-004AB-001).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

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