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Metropolitan Council Meeting, July 17, 2018

Call to Order and Invocation

The Metropolitan Council met in regular session on this date at 6:30 p.m. in the Metropolitan Courthouse.

The invocation was offered by Pastor Theodore Bryson of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church.

Pledge of Allegiance

​The Metropolitan Council gave the pledge of allegiance to the American Flag.

Roll Call

The roll was called and the following members were present during the progress of the meeting: Weiner, Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg (37); Absent: Haywood, Pridemore and Lee (3).

Approval of Minutes

The minutes of the regular meeting on July 3, 2018 were approved.

Elections and Confirmations

Auditorium Commission

Reappointment of Ms. Aleah Armstrong for a term expiring June 30, 2021.
Reappointment of Ms. Alice Chapman for a term expiring June 30, 2021.
Reappointment of Mr. Blake McDaniel for a term expiring June 30, 2021.
Reappointment of Ms. Christy Watkins for a term expiring June 30, 2021.

The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee recommended the reappointments. Council Member Karen Johnson moved for confirmation, which motion was seconded and adopted by a unanimous vote of the Council.

Board of Health

Reappointment of Mr. Sam L. Felker for a term expiring July 9, 2023.

The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee recommended the reappointment. Council Member Karen Johnson moved for confirmation, which motion was seconded and adopted by a unanimous vote of the Council.

Metropolitan Development & Housing Agency

Reappointment of Ms. Antoinette Batts for a term expiring July 1, 2023.

The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee recommended the reappointment. Council Member Karen Johnson moved for confirmation, which motion was seconded and adopted by a unanimous vote of the Council.

Resolutions on Public Hearing

Resolution RS2018-1288

A resolution exempting Jefferson Street Cafe from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code.

The resolution was approved by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Kindall requested a hearing from the public on this resolution which had been previously advertised. The President asked if anyone desired to be heard for or against the resolution and no one came forward to be heard. The President declared the public hearing closed. Council Member Kindall moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (36): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Sharon Hurt

Consent Agenda Resolutions

Resolution RS2018-1290

A resolution approving an agreement between the Metropolitan Government and CEVA Freight LLC, for operation of a foreign-trade zone site and for approval of amendments and future foreign-trade zone agreements by resolution.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1291

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Lashonda Clayton against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $30,000.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1292

A resolution approving a third amendment to a contract between the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, extending the term of the contract for reduced rates for court ordered evaluations and treatment for defendants charged with misdemeanor crimes.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1293

A resolution approving a contract between the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Fire Department, authorizing the State to pay the Metropolitan Government for Emergency Transportation Services.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mary Carolyn Roberts

Resolution RS2018-1294

A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Highland Rim Health Care Coalition to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Fire Department, for an AmbuBus conversion kit to transform a 2003 Blue Bird bus into a large ambulance capable of treating and transporting multiple patients.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mary Carolyn Roberts

Resolution RS2018-1295

A resolution approving an application for a Port Security Grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, to protect maritime critical infrastructure and support overall port resilience and recovery capabilities.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers, Tanaka Vercher, Mary Carolyn Roberts

Resolution RS2018-1296

A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Tennis Association, in conjunction with the United States Tennis Association, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Parks and Recreation Department, to fund the renovation of the Hadley Park Tennis Center.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1297

A resolution appropriating funds from the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Parks and Recreation Department, to Creative Parks Nashville to provide Big Band Dances in Centennial Park at no cost to the public.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten, Burkley Allen

Resolution RS2018-1298

A resolution accepting a grant from the Friends of Shelby Park & Bottoms to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation, to provide two door repairs at Hanger One at the Cornelia Fort Airpark to create secure storage space.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers, Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1299

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Arts Commission, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Arts Commission, for general operating support to cover program and direct expenses related to art programs, research, and community engagement.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1303

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Health, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to achieve sustained tuberculosis control and enhanced tuberculosis prevention to eventually eliminate tuberculosis as a public health threat in Tennessee.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1304

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to conduct immunization record audits for child care centers, drop-in centers, and group child care homes to ensure the safety and well-being of children and families in Tennessee.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1305

A resolution accepting a substitute grant contract from the State of Tennessee, Department of Health, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to improve the health of those residing in or visiting Davidson County through targeted strategies to prevent and control the use of tobacco products.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1306

A resolution approving Amendment Five to a grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, for the ongoing collection of data on ambient air concentrations of 2.5 fine particulate matter in Nashville, Tennessee.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1307

A resolution approving Amendment Four to a contract for services by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and United Neighborhood Health Services, Inc. to provide homeless individuals with medical services at two or more clinics in or near downtown Nashville.

The resolution was approved by the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee.

Sponsor(s): Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1311

A resolution recognizing the courageous actions of Pamela Franklin, Brenda Harris Haywood, Beverly Page Ward, Bernadine Price Rabathaly, and the late Ronald Jefferson Webb.

The resolution was approved by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Karen Johnson, Bob Mendes

Resolution RS2018-1312

A resolution recognizing and celebrating Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center’s 50th anniversary of service to Tennessee.

The resolution was approved by the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee and the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Mina Johnson, Mary Carolyn Roberts

Resolution RS2018-1313

A resolution recognizing and honoring Walk Bike Nashville and declaring July 20, 2018 as “Walk Bike Nashville Day” in honor of the organization’s contributions to the health and well-being of the citizens of Nashville.

The resolution was approved by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Freddie O'Connell, Erica Gilmore, Brett Withers, Karen Johnson, Colby Sledge, Anthony Davis, Kathleen Murphy, Bob Mendes, Russ Pulley, Jacobia Dowell, Jeremy Elrod, Jeff Syracuse, Mina Johnson, Angie Henderson, Kevin Rhoten, Jim Shulman

Having been unanimously approved by all of the appropriate Committees, Council Member Karen Johnson moved to adopt the Consent Agenda Resolutions, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (33): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Resolutions

Resolution RS2018-1289

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency to negotiate and enter into a PILOT Agreement and accept payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes with respect to a multi-family housing project located at 3474 Dickerson Pike, known as Preserve at Highland Ridge.

The resolution was approved by the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, and the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee. Council Member Mendes moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (33): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Bob Mendes, Brenda Haywood, Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1300

A resolution accepting a grant from the Greater Nashville Regional Council to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Social Services Commission, to provide Nutrition HCBS (Home and Community Based Services) to eligible seniors throughout Davidson County.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Shulman.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1301

A resolution approving Amendment One to a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to enhance access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care for low income individuals and families with HIV disease.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (33): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Hurt.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1302

A resolution approving Amendment Two to a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to enhance access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care for low income individuals and families with HIV disease.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (34): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Hurt.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1308

A resolution requesting that the Davidson County Sheriff, the Nashville Fire Department Chief, and the Director of Public Property Administration declare properties at 500 and 506 Second Avenue North to be surplus upon the vacancy thereof.

The resolution was recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Scott Davis moved to defer the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Resolution RS2018-1309 (as amended)

A resolution requesting that the investment committee of the Metropolitan Employee Benefit Board divest funds invested with entities engaged in the operation of private prisons.

The resolution was approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee. Council Member Gilmore moved to suspend the Rules of Procedure to offer a late amendment to the resolution. Without objection, Council Member Gilmore moved to amend the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council. Council Member Gilmore moved to adopt the resolution as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following roll call vote: Yes (20): Gilmore, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Syracuse, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Potts, Bedne, and Rosenberg; No (3): Pardue, Hagar, and Pulley; Abstain (11): Cooper, Mendes, Swope, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Freeman, Roberts, Vercher, Dowell, and Henderson.

Sponsor(s): Erica Gilmore, Sharon Hurt, Fabian Bedne, DeCosta Hastings, Scott Davis

At this time, Deputy Pro Tempore Burkley Allen assumed the chair.

Resolution RS2018-1310

A resolution recognizing legendary singer-songwriter Anita Baker.

The resolution was approved by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee. Council Member Hastings moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (32): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Erica Gilmore, Brett Withers, Karen Johnson, Jeff Syracuse, Burkley Allen, Antoniette Lee, Russ Pulley, Sharon Hurt, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell, Mina Johnson, Jacobia Dowell, Tanaka Vercher, Colby Sledge, Kevin Rhoten, Brenda Haywood, Anthony Davis

Late Resolutions

Council Member Glover moved to suspend the Rules of Procedure to offer a late resolution for filing. The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee did not recommend the emergency grounds presented for the late resolution. The motion to suspend the Rules of Procedure was met with requisite objection to cause the motion to fail.

Bills on Introduction and First Reading

Bill BL2018-1280

An ordinance approving the plans for a non-hazardous liquid waste processing facility to be located at 2832 Whites Creek Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37207.

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings

Bill BL2018-1281

An ordinance to amend Title 2 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to codify a sexual harassment awareness and training requirement for employees and certain contractors.

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Angie Henderson

Bill BL2018-1282

An ordinance amending Chapter 2.24 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to establish a new section regarding appraisals of real property prior to disposition.

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Budget and Finance Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Bob Mendes, Tanaka Vercher, Bill Pridemore

Bill BL2018-1283

An ordinance amending Chapter 5.04 of the Metropolitan Code to restrict the use of proceeds from the sale of real property owned by the Metropolitan Government of Nashville.

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Budget and Finance Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy

Bill BL2018-1284

An ordinance authorizing the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Water and Sewerage Services, to provide public water service improvements for Regent Homes proposed development, as well as other existing properties in the area (MWS Project No. 17-WL-153 and Proposal No. 2018M-012AG-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission. Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1285

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 Number 572 right-of-way (Proposal No. 2018M-008AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission. Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1286

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 Cliffdale Road right-of-way (Proposal No. 2018M-018AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission. Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1287

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 2814 Georgia Avenue, approximately 335 feet west of 28th Avenue North (0.22 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-078PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission. Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1288

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, pertaining to parking requirements for certain types of uses (Proposal No. 2018Z-005TX-001).

The bill was referred to the Planning Commission. Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers

Bills on Second Reading

Bill BL2018-1200

An ordinance amending Chapter 6.28 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding hotels and roominghouses.

The bill was approved by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Hastings moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Freddie O'Connell

Substitute Bill BL2018-1202

An ordinance amending Title 12 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to regulate dockless bicycle and scooter operators and to establish a permitting system.

Council Member Elrod offered a second substitute ordinance and moved that it be accepted for filing, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod

Second Substitute Bill BL2018-1202

An ordinance amending Title 12 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to regulate operators of systems of shared urban mobility devices, such as bicycles and scooters, and to establish a permitting system for same.

The bill was referred to the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved and deferred at the request of the sponsor by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Elrod moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council. Pursuant to Rule 23 of the Council Rules of Procedure, this bill is deferred indefinitely.

Substitute Bill BL2018-1203 (as amended)

An ordinance amending Title 12 of the Metropolitan Code relating to scooters, in-line skates, and roller skates by defining “scooter” and removing certain requirements.

The bill was approved by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee and recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Public Works Committee. Council Member Rosenberg moved to defer the bill to the August 21, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by the a voice vote of the Council. Pursuant to Rule 23 of the Council Rules of Procedure, this bill is deferred indefinitely.

Sponsor(s): Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2018-1246 (as amended)

An ordinance adopting the Five Year Consolidated Plan and 2018 Action Plan for Housing and Community Development and authorizing the Metropolitan Mayor to submit the Consolidated Plan and 2018 Action Plan to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The bill was approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee and approved with amendments by the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Vercher offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council. Council Member Vercher moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Bill BL2018-1255

An ordinance amending Title 3 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to payroll deductions for benefits administered by the Metropolitan Employee Benefit Board.

The bill was approved by the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee. Council Member Withers moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers

Bill BL2018-1256

An ordinance amending Sections 10.28.010 and 16.24.330 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to reinstate allowances for properties in a natural state.

The bill was approved by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee. Council Member Syracuse moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Robert Swope, Jeff Syracuse, Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2018-1257

An ordinance approving a lease agreement by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the Christine P. Nall Living Trust for the building located at 337/339 21st Avenue North (Parcel No. 09211029300) (Proposal No. 2018M-015PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee, and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

President Weiner resumed the chair at this time.

Bill BL2018-1258

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-039, James Avenue Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-046ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Roberts moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Mary Carolyn Roberts, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1259

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-018, 25th Avenue South Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-043ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Allen moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1260

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-016, Stratford Avenue Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-044ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Anthony Davis moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1261

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-21, Wauford Drive Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-045ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Elrod moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1262

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-43, Hobson Pike Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-048ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1263

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing combined sewer main and easements and to accept new combined sewer main, combined sewer manholes and easements for property located at 10 11th Avenue South (MWS Project No. 17-SL-216 and Proposal No. 2018M-047ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee. Council Member O'Connell moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1264

An ordinance authorizing Pacific 35th & Peoria, LLC to install, construct and maintain aerial and underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 350 22nd Avenue North (Proposal No. 2018M-019EN-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1265

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 Ewing Avenue and Alley Number 197 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-016AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member O'Connell moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1266

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 Number 1623 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-007AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Hastings moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1267

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 Blue Hills Drive right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-015AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Syracuse moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bills on Third Reading

Bill BL2016-219

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 portion of the Forest View Park Planned Unit Development, and by changing from R10 to RS10 zoning for property located at Forest View Drive (unnumbered), approximately 430 feet east of Murfreesboro Pike, zoned R10 (7.84 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 23-85P-003) (Proposal No. 2016Z-051PR-001).

The bill was disapproved by the Planning Commission and recommended for withdrawal by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Karen Johnson moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Karen Johnson, Larry Hagar, Tanaka Vercher, Jason Potts, Bob Mendes, Sharon Hurt, Doug Pardue, Brenda Haywood, Nancy VanReece, Jacobia Dowell, Holly Huezo, Brett Withers, Robert Swope, John Cooper, Angie Henderson, Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1099

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 on property located at 207 Myrtle Street, approximately 165 feet south of Smiley Street (0.27 acres), to permit up to four multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-097-001).

Council Member Scott Davis offered a substitute ordinance and moved that it be accepted for filing, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Substitute Bill BL2018-1099

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 on property located at 207 Myrtle Street, approximately 165 feet south of Smiley Street, (0.27 acres), to permit up to one detached two-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-097-001).

The bill was approved with substitute, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Scott Davis moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Substitute BL2018-1139 (as amended)

A Substitute Ordinance Approving the Donelson Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Plan.

The bill was approved with substitute by the Planning Commission and approved by the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Syracuse moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Substitute Bill BL2018-1157

An ordinance amending Chapter 15.64 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to establish and preserve a fifty foot floodway buffer along the Cumberland River.

The bill was approved by the Public Works Committee. Council Member Syracuse moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Mina Johnson

Bill BL2018-1169

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 2209 Abbott Martin Road, at the southwest corner of Abbott Martin Road and Hillsboro Circle, zoned SP and within the Green Hills Urban Design Overlay District (2.08 acres), to permit multi-family residential and various non-residential uses, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2010SP-003-003).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Pulley moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Shulman.

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley

Bill BL2018-1182

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 OL zoning on property located at 355 Bell Road, approximately 160 feet north of Rural Hill Road (1.22 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-119PR-001).

The bill was disapproved by the Planning Commission and recommended for deferral by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Karen Johnson moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Karen Johnson

Bill BL2018-1195

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 and RS5 to SP zoning on properties located at 1003, 1011, 1013 and 1013 B 44th Avenue North and 44th Avenue North (unnumbered), approximately 625 feet south of Centennial Boulevard (1.96 acres), to permit a maximum of 37 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-011-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Substitute Bill BL2018-1197 (as amended)

An ordinance approving the plans for a solid waste processing facility to be located at 4648 Ashland City Highway, Nashville, TN 37218.

The bill was approved by the Public Works Committee and upon re-referral to the Public Works Committee, the bill was given no recommendation. Council Member Hall withdrew the bill.

Sponsor(s): John Cooper, Burkley Allen, Jonathan Hall

Bill BL2018-1209

An ordinance granting the Purchasing Agent the authority to extend the term of contract number 318415 for the Centennial Park Master Plan Design and Engineering Services.

The bill was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Bill BL2018-1226

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 R40 to RS40 zoning for various properties located on Granny White Pike, Camelot Court, Camelot Road, and Lancelot Road, east of Granny White Pike (50.25 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-059PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Henderson moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson, Russ Pulley

Bill BL2018-1227

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 and OR20 to MUG-A zoning on properties located at 2820, 2828 Dickerson Pike and a portion of Dickerson Pike (unnumbered), approximately 115 feet south of Pine Ridge Drive (5.97 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-031PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Hastings moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Brenda Haywood

Bill BL2018-1228

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 Rosebank Avenue, McCarn Street, Tillman Lane, Washington Avenue, Powers Avenue, and Waters Avenue, east of Porter Road, zoned R6 (14.5 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018NHC-002-001).

The bill was approved with conditions by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Withers moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers

Bill BL2018-1229

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 for properties located at 6397 Pettus Road and Pettus Road (unnumbered), approximately 1,130 feet east of Nolensville Pike to permit 145 single family lots (49 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-087-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Bedne moved to defer the bill to the August 21, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1231

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 on property located at 209 22nd Street and 22nd Street (unnumbered), at the southwest corner of Dabbs Avenue and 22nd Street (0.47 acres), to permit all uses under the MUL-A zoning district except for alternative financial services and waste management uses, and to limit the maximum height, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-041-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Hagar moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Larry Hagar

Bill BL2018-1232

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 portion of a Planned Unit Development Overlay District on properties located at 201, 205, 305 Summit View Drive and Summit View Drive (unnumbered), west of the terminus of Fox Ridge Drive, zoned CL, CS, OL and RM15 (24.69 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 55-85P-004).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Swope moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Robert Swope

Bill BL2018-1233

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 from CL, CS, OL and RM15 to SP zoning on properties located at 201, 205, 305 Summit View Drive and Summit View Drive (unnumbered), west of the terminus of Fox Ridge Drive, within a Planned Unit Development Overlay District (24.69 acres), to permit a mixed use development, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-036-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Swope moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Robert Swope

Bill BL2018-1234

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 RM20-A zoning on properties located at 1088, 1090 and 1092 12th Avenue South, approximately 205 feet north of Archer Street (0.62 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-122PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Sledge moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1235

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 MUG-A and ORI to SP zoning on property located at 311 23rd Avenue North, at the southwest corner of 23rd Avenue North and Patterson Street (3.77 acres), to permit all uses within MUI-A while limiting the height of structures to 8 stories in 105 feet, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-032-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Steve Glover

Bill BL2018-1236 (as amended)

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 R80 and R40 to SP zoning on properties located at River Road (unnumbered) and 5754 River Road, approximately 686 feet west of Charlotte Pike (10.57 acres), to permit up to 35 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-009-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved with amendments by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Rosenberg offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council. Council Member Rosenberg moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2018-1237

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 to SP zoning for properties located at 420 and 422 38th Avenue North, approximately 585 feet north of Charlotte Avenue (0.44 acres) to permit 10 multifamily units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-037-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Murphy moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy

Bill BL2018-1238

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 MUL-A zoning for properties located at 353, 355, and 357 Glenrose Avenue and 354 Hester Avenue, approximately 260 feet west of Sadler Avenue (1.03 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-024PR-001).

Council Member Sledge offered a substitute ordinance and moved that it be accepted for filing, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Substitute Bill BL2018-1238

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 MUL-A zoning for properties located at 353, 355, and 357 Glenrose Avenue and 354 Hester Avenue, approximately 260 feet west of Sadler Avenue (1.03 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-024PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Sledge moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1239

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 zoning on properties located at 33rd Avenue North (unnumbered), approximately 470 feet northeast of Felicia Street (0.23 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-043PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Steve Glover

Bill BL2018-1240

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 1590, 1600, 1602 and 1604 Lebanon Pike, approximately 400 feet east of Spence Lane (2.94 acres) to permit 33 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-048-003).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Syracuse moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Bill BL2018-1241

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 portion of a Planned Unit Development on properties located at 1430 and 1501 Hillside Avenue, 809 Edgehill Avenue, and 929 Edgehill Avenue west of the terminus of Vernon Avenue, zoned RM20 (20.92 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018P-001-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Sledge moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1242 (as amended)

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 from CS and RM20 to SP on properties located at 1201, 1203, 1205 and 1211 8th Avenue South, 1430 and 1501 Hillside Avenue, 809 and 929 Edgehill Avenue, at the southwest corner of Edgehill Avenue and 8th Avenue South, partially within a Planned Unit Development Overlay District, to permit 1,200 multi-family residential units and non-residential uses (23.32 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-026-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission and approved with amendments by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Sledge offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council. Council Member Sledge moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1243

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 from RS5 to SP zoning for property located at 1600 Dr. DB Todd Jr. Boulevard, at the northeast corner of Dr. DB Todd Jr. Boulevard and Cockrill Street (0.29 acres), to permit up to three multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-003-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Steve Glover

Bill BL2018-1244

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 RS10 zoning for various properties located on General Bate Drive, north of Caldwell Lane (4.06 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-060PR-001).

Council Member Pulley offered a substitute ordinance and moved that it be accepted for filing, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley

Substitute Bill BL2018-1244

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 RS10 zoning for various properties located on General Bate Drive, north of Caldwell Lane (2.96 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-060PR-001).

The bill was disapproved as submitted, approved with substitute by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Pulley moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Bedne, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley

Bill BL2018-1247

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-027, Old Hickory Boulevard Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-013ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Henderson moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson, Dave Rosenberg, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1248

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-013, Vailview Drive Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-023ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Brenda Haywood, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1249

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sewer main and easements and to accept new sewer and water mains, sanitary manholes, a fire hydrant and easements for properties located at 685 and 693 Vernon Avenue (MWS Project No. 18-WL-02 and 18- SL-03 and Proposal No. 2018M-042ES-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Roberts moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Mary Carolyn Roberts, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1250

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 25th Avenue North right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-010AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1251

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 Number 931 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-011AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Kindall moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1252

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing the name of a portion of McGavock Pike to “Knight Valley Drive” (Proposal Number 2018M-002SR-001).

The bill was approved by the ECD Board and approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, the Public Works Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Elrod moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hall, Hastings, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Karen Johnson, Dowell, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Holly Huezo, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

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