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Metropolitan Council Meeting, June 18, 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

Auditorium Commission

Reappointment of Ms. Leeanne Lisk for a term expiring on June 30, 2022.

Cheatham County Rail Authority

Election for a term expiring June 4, 2021.
Nomination of Mr. Edward Cole.

Employee Benefit Board

Reappointment of Dr. Stephanie Coursey Bailey for a term expiring on June 30, 2022.

Farmers Market Board

Reappointment of Ms. Brenda Butka for a term expiring on May 5, 2024.

Nashville Education Community & Arts TV (NECAT)

Appointment of Ms. Aisha Lbhalla for a term expiring on February 5, 2021.
Ms. Lbhalla will fill the unexpired term of Ms. Caren Gabriel.

Public Library Board

Appointment of Mr. Charvis Rand for a term expiring on April 6, 2026.

Transit Authority

Reappointment of Ms. Janet Miller for a term expiring on June 1, 2024.

Zoning Appeals Board

Appointment of Mr. Tom Lawless for a term expiring on February 26, 2024.

Office of the Metropolitan Trustee

Nominees: Councilmember Dowell; Councilmember Gilmore; Mr. Parker Toler;
Councilmember Vercher

Consent Agenda Resolutions and Resolutions

Resolution RS2019-1721

Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

A resolution requesting that the Metropolitan Planning Commission and the Metropolitan Planning Department amend Chapter 2 of the adopted Subdivision Regulations of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to require community meetings prior to approval of Concept Plans, or prior to approval of Final Plats when no Concept Plan is required.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mina Johnson, Kathleen Murphy

Resolution RS2019-1726

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the issuance of not to exceed four hundred fifty-four million one hundred thousand dollars ($454,100,000) in interfund tax anticipation notes of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2019-1743 (as amended)

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

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Public Works, for a General Maintenance Agreement for I-440 Traffic Operational Deployment of Blue Toad Spectra Power over Ethernet (PoE) Data Collection Devices, Federal Project No. N/A, State Project No. 99111-4604-04, PIN 125652.00 (Proposal No. 2019M-012AG-001).

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

Resolution RS2019-1771

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

A resolution adopting a new 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, effective July 1, 2019.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2019-1772

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

A resolution adopting a new pay plan for employees of the Metropolitan Board of Health, effective July 1, 2019.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2019-1773

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee
Approved by and re-referred to the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

A resolution adopting a new pay plan for employees of the Metropolitan Departments of Police and Fire, effective July 1, 2019.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2019-1778

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the State Trial Courts to provide the Tennessee Certified Recovery Court Program (TCRCP) to enable the establishment of adult and juvenile drug court programs to address the needs of non-violent offenders.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1779

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County General Sessions Court, to provide Tennessee Certified Recovery Court Program (TCRCP) collection of participant data utilizing the Tennessee Web-based Information Technology System (TN-WITS) to assist the State in meeting federal reporting requirements.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1780

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant and approving amendment one to that grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Correction, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the State Trial Courts, for a Community Corrections Services Grant to divert felony offenders from the Tennessee prison system by providing community supervision and treatment services.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1781

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Peshkaft Mohammed in the amount of $25,000.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1782

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Patricia Shyes against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $7,000.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1783

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the property damage claim of Michael Bommarito against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $10,525.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1784

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

A resolution accepting a grant from The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, in accordance with the Opportunity Now Fund, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to provide limited job experience and entry into the workforce utilizing a paid summer internship through the Opportunity Now Program.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2019-1785

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Referred to the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

A resolution approving an application for a Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act (LEMHWA) grant from the United States Department of Justice to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to improve the delivery of and access to mental health and wellness services for law enforcement by developing and training a regional network of peer supporters among law enforcement agencies.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mary Carolyn Roberts

Resolution RS2019-1786

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution appropriating to certain accounts for the benefit of the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA); the Historical Commission; the Public Library; the Nashville Fire Department; and Nashville Education, Community and Arts Television (NECAT) Ten Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($10,500,000).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge, Anthony Davis, Erica Gilmore, Brett Withers, Freddie O'Connell, Delishia Porterfield

Resolution RS2019-1787

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A resolution requesting the Office of the Mayor implement a participatory budgeting program whereby residents of Davidson County are able to determine the best uses for underutilized properties owned by the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne

Resolution RS2019-1788

Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

A resolution requesting that the Metropolitan Planning Department amend the submittal checklist for zone change applications. The new standard will include a certification for applicants to fill out prior to filing a project indicating that the district Councilmember(s) have been notified by the applicant of the proposed application. The Planning Department shall not accept a zone change application until the applicant certifies the application and provides record of an e-mail to the Metropolitan Council Office and Councilmember(s) of said notification.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2019-1789

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution recognizing June 24, 2019 as Scottish, Scots-Irish Heritage Day in Nashville and Davidson County.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Russ Pulley, Freddie O'Connell

Resolution RS2019-1790

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

A resolution to request an amendment to Rule 8 of the Metropolitan Council Rules of Procedure.

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Bills on Introduction and First Reading

Bill BL2019-1706

An Ordinance Banning the Use of Action Devices on Tennessee Walking Horses, Racking Horses, and Spotted Saddle Horses.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Colby Sledge, Anthony Davis, Bob Mendes, Jeff Syracuse, Mina Johnson, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1707

An ordinance amending Chapter 12.62 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to prohibit powered or self-propelled scooters as shared urban mobility devices within the area of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover, Fabian Bedne, Larry Hagar

Bill BL2019-1708

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance granting a franchise to Zayo Group, LLC to construct, operate, and maintain a telecommunications system within Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County under the provisions of Metropolitan Code of Laws, Title 6, Chapter 26 (Proposal No. 2019M-017AG-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1709

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning a portion of Renee Drive right-of-way (Proposal Number 2019M-013AB-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1710

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning a portion of Alley #1838 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2019M-014AB-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1711

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning a portion of Ash Grove Drive right-of-way (Proposal Number 2019M-015AB-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1712

Approved by the Planning Commission

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 main, sanitary sewer manholes and easements, for six properties located on Compton Avenue, Belmont Boulevard and Delmar Avenue (MWS Project No. 19-SL-21 and Proposal No. 2019M-043ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1713

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the West Hamilton Road Stormwater Improvement Project for 10 properties located along Home Haven Drive, Kings Lane and Hallmark Road (Project No. 19-SWC-239 and Proposal No. 2019M-044ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1714

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing public water mains and a fire hydrant assembly and to accept new public water main and a fire hydrant assembly for property located at 2501 Clifton Avenue (MWS Project No. 18-WL-55 and Proposal No. 2019M-048ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1715

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the Green Lane Stormwater Improvement Project for five properties located on Green Lane and Whites Creek Pike (Project No.19-SWC-301 and Proposal No. 2019M-047ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1716

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sanitary sewer main, sanitary sewer manholes and easements and to accept new sanitary sewer and water mains, sanitary sewer manholes, a fire hydrant assembly and easements for property located at 926 West Trinity Lane (MWS Project No. 18-SL-263 and 18-WL-209 and Proposal No. 2019M-046ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1717

Approved by the Planning Commission

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water main and to accept new water main, a fire hydrant assembly and sanitary sewer manholes for property located at 1500 Charlotte Avenue (MWS Project Nos. 18-SL-51 and 18-WL-75 and Proposal No. 2019M-033ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1718

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 05/09/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: Map 072-05, Parcel(s) 101-102, 108, 121, 122, 124-129, 134-138
Map 072-06, Parcel(s) 184-190, 219-226, 228-229
Map 072-06-0-W, Parcel(s) 001-016, 900
Map 072-06-3-H, Parcel(s) 001-038, 900
Various Owners
Application fee paid by: Scruggs Homes, LLC
Requested by: Council Member 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 CS, CL, OR20, and R6 to MUL-A zoning for various properties located along East Trinity Lane between the CSX railroad and Gallatin Pike (15.14 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-069PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1719

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 03/28/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-08, Parcels 048-049 Inetta Presley
Application fee paid by: Invent Communities, 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 R6-A to SP zoning on properties located at 314 and 316 Duke Street, approximately 250 feet east of Sultana Avenue (0.34 acres), to permit 5 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019SP-019-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1720

Approved by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 04/25/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 082-04, Parcel 152 Vernon T. Keesee, Jr.
Application fee paid by: Stratus Construction, LLC
Requested by: Vernon T. Keesee, Jr.

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 R6-A zoning for property located at 1026 N. 7th Street, at the southwest corner of Evanston Avenue and N. 7th Street (0.29 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-035PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1721

Approved by the Planning Commission (8-0) on 04/11/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 148, Parcel 284 Willie K. Davis, Trustee
Application fee paid by: Sunrise Apartments
Requested by: TTL, 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 on property located at Wallace Road (unnumbered), approximately 330 feet southwest of Linbar Drive, zoned RM20 (4.77 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 124-78P-001).

Sponsor(s): Jason Potts

Bill BL2019-1722

Approved by the Planning Commission (8-0) on 04/11/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-16, Parcel 158 Douglas Village, LLC
Application fee paid by: Douglas Village, LLC
Requested by: Douglas Village, 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 IR to MUN-A zoning for property located at 747 Douglas Avenue, at the northwestern corner of McFerrin Avenue and Douglas Avenue (2.87acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-045PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1723

Approved by the Planning Commission (10-0) on 04/25/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 082-03, Parcel 439 Lamont Jordan
Application fee paid by: Lamont Jordan
Requested by: Eddie Ferrell

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 838 Lischey Avenue, approximately 50 feet south of Cleveland Street (0.2 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-056PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1724

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 05/09/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-11, Parcels 127, 129 Magness Devco 2017, GP, and FED Development, LLC
Application fee paid by: Duane E. Cuthbertson
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 RM20-A zoning on property located at 1519 Meridian Street and changing from RS5 to RM15-A zoning on property located at 1523 Meridian Street (0.51 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-038PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1725

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 05/09/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 082-07, Parcel 117 Roger and Gloria Evans
Application fee paid by: Luke B. Searcy
Requested by: Luke Searcy

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 832 Lischey Avenue, approximately 95 feet north of Wilburn Street (0.4 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-067PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1726

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 05/09/2019
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 072-13, Parcel 357 Reginald McKeever
Application fee paid by: Reginald McKeever
Requested by: Reginald McKeever

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 1003 West McKennie Avenue, approximately 80 feet west of Laurent Street (0.22 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-052PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1727

Referred to the Planning Commission
Map & Parcel No./Owner: Map 082-03, Parcels 229, 231, 415, 416, 417, 551, 568 Various Owners
Application fee paid by: Tune, Entrekin & White, PC
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 amending a specific plan district on property located at 206 Vaughn Street and 900, 901, 903, and 908 Meridian Street and 307 and 309 Cleveland Street (3.23 acres), to permit an additional restaurant in a mixed use development, all of which is described herein. (Proposal No. 2016SP-024-003).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2019-1728

Referred to the Planning Commission
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 071-12, Parcels 102-103, 105-108 Cherokee Development Partners
Application fee paid by: Tune, Entrekin & White, PC
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 RM20-A to MUL-A zoning on properties located at 818, 820, 822, 824, 826 and 828 Cherokee Avenue, approximately 1000 feet east of Jones Avenue (2.66 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2019Z-128PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bills on Second Reading

Bill BL2018-1363

Approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission (4-2) on 08/23/2018
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 120-13, Parcels 049-051 Steve Griffith
Application fee paid by: King Griffith Holdings
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 RS10 to SP zoning on properties located at 940, 944 Currey Road and Currey Road (unnumbered), approximately 530 feet northwest of Vinson Drive (5.15 acres), to permit 24 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-021-001).

Sponsor(s): Holly Huezo, Steve Glover

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

Bill BL2019-1631

Referred to the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee
Referred to the Convention, Tourism, and Public Entertainment Facilities Committee

An ordinance to create Title 9, Noise and Amplified Sound, and to consolidate existing provisions regulating noise, excessive noise, and construction noise into the new Title 9.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1651

Approved by the Planning Commission (9-0) on 12/13/2018
Map & Parcel No./Owner: 092-10-232 Fletcher Lance
Application fee paid by: Diane Sprow Lance
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 RM20-A zoning for property located at 2713 Torbett Street, approximately 150 feet east of 28th Avenue North (0.18 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-120PR-001).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2019-1653

Referred to the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

An ordinance to require a flag of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County be presented to the family of a former member of the Metropolitan County Council upon the member’s death.

Sponsor(s): Davette Blalock

Bill BL2019-1655

Referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance amending Section 2.210.030 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding disclosure requirements for economic and community development incentive grant agreements.

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis, Burkley Allen, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell, Erica Gilmore

Bill BL2019-1656

Referred to the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending Section 6.72.245 and Section 6.74.230 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to extend the vehicle age at which taxi cabs and other passenger vehicles of hire may be operated.

Sponsor(s): Larry Hagar

Bill BL2019-1657

Referred to the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

An ordinance amending the Metropolitan Code of Laws, Chapter 12.54, Horse Drawn Carriages.

Sponsor(s): Larry Hagar

Bill BL2019-1658

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 Chapter 12.62 of Title 12 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding shared urban mobility devices.

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

Bill BL2019-1660

Approved 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 approving a participation agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Water and Sewerage Services, and Doug Simpson, to provide public water service improvements for the Simpson’s proposed development, as well as other existing properties in the area (MWS Project No. 17-WL-227 and Proposal No. 2019M-016AG-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1661

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

An ordinance authorizing the granting of a permanent easement to Harpeth Valley Utilities District of Davidson and Williamson Counties, Tennessee, on certain property owned by the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (Parcel No. 15700000100) (Proposal No. 2019M-039ES-001).

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson, Fabian Bedne, Jeff Syracuse, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2019-1662

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 negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the Creighton Avenue Stormwater Improvement Project for seven properties located along Creighton Avenue and McKennie Avenue (Project No. 19-SWC-197 and Proposal No. 2019M-038ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1663

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 accept new sanitary sewer main and a sanitary sewer manhole, for properties located at 203, 205 and 207 Welworth Street (MWS Project No. 18-SL-261 and Proposal No. 2019M-041ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1664

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 water and sanitary sewer mains, sanitary sewer manholes, fire hydrant assemblies and easements and to accept new water and sanitary sewer mains, sanitary sewer manholes, fire hydrant assemblies and easements, for properties located at 707 and 711 South 7th Street (MWS Project No. 19-WL-23 and 19-SL-40 and Proposal No. 2019M-042ES-001).

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

Bill BL2019-1665

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 accept new sanitary sewer main and sanitary sewer manholes for 27 properties located at 322 Wallace Court (MWS Project No. 18-SL-36 and Proposal No. 2019M-034ES-001).

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

Bills on Third Reading

Substitute Bill BL2018-1413

Disapproved by the Planning Commission
Disapproved by 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 RM20 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

Bill BL2019-1537

Disapproved by the Planning Commission (7-0) on 01/10/2019
Referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
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 BL2019-1624

Approved by and re-referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

A bill to be entitled: The Budget Ordinance of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee for Fiscal Year 2020.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1625

Approved by and re-referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance establishing the tax levy in the General Services District for the fiscal year 2019-2020, and declaring the amount required for the annual operating budget of the Urban Services District, pursuant to section 6.07 of the Metropolitan Charter.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1626

Approved by and re-referred to the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance establishing a program for the purpose of providing assistance to low-income elderly residents of the Metropolitan Government for the fiscal year 2019-2020.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore, Jonathan Hall

Substitute Bill BL2019-1627

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee
Approved by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee
Approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

An ordinance establishing a new fee structure for all Short-Term Rental Property permit applications.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Jonathan Hall, Angie Henderson

Bill BL2019-1638

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance approving an amended partnership agreement by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of the Mayor, and the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund, Inc., pertaining to support of Financial Empowerment Centers.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1639

Approved by and re-referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

An ordinance creating the positons of 311 Call Center Specialist, 311 Call Center Specialist Senior, Crime Scene Investigator 3, and Fire Inspector 2 – Field Training Officer.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers, Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2019-1640

Approved by and re-referred to the Budget and Finance Committee
Approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

An ordinance creating the position of Bureau Director 2 for the Metropolitan Department of Health.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers, Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Bill BL2019-1644 (as amended)

Approved by the Budget and Finance Committee

An ordinance amending Ordinance BL2018-1315 pertaining to the Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee.

Sponsor(s): Bob Mendes, John Cooper, Nancy VanReece, Jeff Syracuse, Freddie O'Connell, Mina Johnson, Erica Gilmore

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