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Metro Council Meeting, March 20, 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 Ben Collier of Riverwood Church of Christ.

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: Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Dowell, Lee, Henderson, Rosenberg and Weiner (36); Absent: Gilmore, Pulley and Karen Johnson (3)

Approval of Minutes

The minutes of the regular meeting on March 6, 2018 were approved.

Proposed Rules Amendments

Proposed amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Metropolitan Council.

Amendments were proposed for Rules 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 21, 23, 24, 25, 28, 30, 33, 35, 38, 43, 47, 48, 51, and 52 of the Rules of Procedure of the Metropolitan Council. The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee recommended approval. Ms. Haywood moved to adopt the amendments, which motion was properly seconded. Mr. Sledge moved to remove the proposed change to Rule 24 from the motion to approve. The motion was duly seconded, and passed by a voice vote of the Council. The matter recurred upon the motion to adopt the proposed changes with the exception of Rule 24, which motion was approved by a voice vote of the Council. The Council discussed the amendments proposed to Rule 24. Mr. Sledge withdrew his objection to the changes proposed to Rule 24. The matter recurred upon the motion to amend Rule 24 as proposed, which motion was properly seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Elections and Confirmations

Deputy President Pro Tempore

Election of Council Deputy President Pro Tempore.

Ms. Haywood moved for a suspension of Rule 2 of the Metropolitan Council Rules of Procedure in order to elect a deputy president pro tempore as a result of the ascension of the Vice Mayor to serve as Mayor, and concurrent ascension of the President Pro Tempore to serve as President of the Council. There being no objection, the President called for nominations. Ms. Lee nominated Ms. Dowell, which motion was properly seconded. Mr. O'Connell nominated Ms. Allen, which motion was properly seconded. There being no further nominations, the President declared the nominations closed. A roll call vote was taken, as follows: Burkley Allen (18): Mendes, Shulman, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Elrod, Bedne, Henderson, Rosenberg; Jacobia Dowell (15): Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Kindall, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Dowell, Lee. The President declared Burkley Allen the Deputy President Pro Tempore for a term expiring August 31, 2019.

Action Commission

Appointment of Ms. Leslie Buggs for a term expiring March 6, 2019.
Ms. Buggs will fill the unexpired term of Ms. Lisa Wiltshire.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Community Corrections Advisory Board

Reappointment of Mr. Eric Evans for a term expiring January 18, 2020.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Convention Center Authority

Reappointment of Mr. David McMurry for a term expiring January 21, 2022.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Electric Power Board

Appointment of Mr. Clint Gray for a term expiring July 1, 2019.
Mr. Gray will fill the unexpired term of Mr. Sam Howard.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Gas/Mechanical Examiners Appeals Board

Reappointment of Mr. Michael Porter for a term expiring January 20, 2022.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Metropolitan Development & Housing Agency

Reappointment of Mr. Ralph Mosley for a term expiring November 5, 2022.

Council Member Haywood announced that the reappointment of Mr. Ralph Mosley for a term expiring November 5, 2022, is approved pursuant to The Charter of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee, Section 11.101.1

Nashville Education Community & Arts Television (NECAT)

Reappointment of Ms. Caren Gabriel for a term expiring February 5, 2021.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Sports Authority

Reappointment of Mr. Emmitt Wynn for a term expiring February 17, 2024.

The confirmation was deferred at the request of the administration.

Resolutions on Public Hearing

Resolution RS2018-1081

A resolution exempting Freebirds World Burrito located at 3800 Hillsboro Pike from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code.

Council Member Rhoten 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. The resolution was approved by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Rhoten moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1082

A resolution exempting Pearl Diver located at 1008 Gallatin Avenue from the minimum distance requirements for obtaining a beer permit pursuant to Section 7.08.090.E of the Metropolitan Code.

Council Member Scott Davis 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. The resolution was deferred by the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Scott Davis moved to suspend the rules in order to permit consideration of the resolution, and no objections were made. Council Member Scott Davis moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Consent Agenda Resolutions and Resolutions

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

Resolution RS2018-1048

A resolution accepting a grant from Boulevard Bolt, Inc. to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the use and benefit of the Metropolitan Nashville Social Services Commission to benefit the How’s Nashville program to aid homelessness.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore, Burkley Allen, Colby Sledge

Resolution RS2018-1049

A resolution accepting a grant from the Dorothy Cate and Thomas F. Frist Foundation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the use and benefit of the Metropolitan Nashville Social Services Commission in support of the How’s Nashville Fund.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore, Colby Sledge, Burkley Allen

Resolution RS2018-1083

A resolution approving a memorandum of understanding between the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency and the Mayor’s Office for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County with respect to the assignment of AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America supporting the Nashville Promise Zone.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2018-1084

A resolution accepting a grant from the Annie E. Casey Foundation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Mayor’s Office of Economic and Community Development, to provide a culturally appropriate and significant community engagement plan and strategy for North Nashville’s equitable economic development.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1085

A resolution authorizing a short-term extension to the liquidity facility agreement related to the Metropolitan Government’s water and sewer commercial paper program.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1086

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the property damage claim of Paul Gontarek as Successor Administrator C.T.A. of the Estate of William C. Link against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $300,000.00, 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 RS2018-1087

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the claim of Sherre Bishop against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $14,492.71, 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 RS2018-1088

A resolution declaring surplus and authorizing the grant of real property to certain nonprofit organizations, and authorizing grants not exceeding $10,760,423.39 from the Barnes Fund for Affordable Housing to certain nonprofit organizations selected for the express purpose of constructing and rehabilitating affordable or workforce housing (Proposal No. 2018M-011PR-001).

The resolution was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Bob Mendes, Fabian Bedne, DeCosta Hastings, Colby Sledge, Edward Kindall

Resolution RS2018-1089

A resolution approving an amendment to a grant agreement between Rebuilding Together Nashville and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, for the provision of the rehabilitation of affordable housing units.

The resolution was approved by the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Bob Mendes, Colby Sledge, Brett Withers, Burkley Allen

Resolution RS2018-1090

A resolution authorizing the Director of Public Property, or his designee, to exercise option agreements for the purchase of various flood-prone properties, for Metro Water Services (MWS Project No. 17WS0001 and Proposal No. 2017M-022PR-006).

The resolution 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.

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

Resolution RS2018-1091

A resolution approving and authorizing the Metropolitan Mayor to submit Amendment Five and Technical Corrections to the Action Plan for Disaster Recovery for the use of Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery funds to complete recovery efforts resulting from the May 2010 floods.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1092

A resolution approving an application for a Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Water and Sewerage Services Department, for flood mitigation.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Works Committee.

Sponsor(s): John Cooper, Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod

Resolution RS2018-1093

A resolution approving an application for a Hazard Mitigation Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, for flood mitigation.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Works Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod, John Cooper, DeCosta Hastings

Resolution RS2018-1094

A resolution authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, to enter into a Utility Relocation Contract No. 8756 with the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, to construct PIN Number 105766.02, SR-11, (Nolensville Pike), from North of Mill Creek to near SR-254, located in Davidson County, Tennessee (State Project No. 19028-2245-14, MWS Project Nos. 16-SG-0045 and 16-WG-0060 and Proposal No. 2018M-002AG-001).

The resolution 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.

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

Resolution RS2018-1095

A resolution authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, to enter into Utility Easement Contract No. 8761 with the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, to construct PIN Number 105766.02, SR-11, (Nolensville Pike), from North of Mill Creek to near SR-254, located in Davidson County, Tennessee (State Project No. 19028-2245-14, MWS Project Nos. 16-SG-0045 and 16-WG-0060 and Proposal No. 2018M-003AG-001).

The resolution 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.

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

Resolution RS2018-1096

A resolution approving three amendments to three agreements between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the State of Tennessee, Department of Environment and Conservation, concerning maintenance of closed solid waste disposal facilities.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Works Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod, John Cooper, Nancy VanReece

Resolution RS2018-1098

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 the acceptance of traffic signals in connection with construction at the interchange at I-24, Exit 60 at Hickory Hollow Parkway, Fed No. NH-I-24-9(79), State No. 19002-2191-04, PIN 123055.00 (Proposal No. 2018M-006AG-001).

The resolution was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee.

Sponsor(s): Jacobia Dowell, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Resolution RS2018-1099

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 the acceptance of traffic signal improvements in connection with construction at the I-24 Interchange at Old Hickory Boulevard (State Route 171), Exit 62, Eastbound Ramp (Ramp Queue Project), Fed. No. HSIP-I-24-1(109); State No. 19002-3186-94; 19002-2186-94, PIN 119739.00 (Proposal No. 2018M-005AG-001).

The resolution was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Resolution RS2018-1100

A resolution authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, to enter into a Utility Relocation Contract No. 8755 with the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, to construct PIN Number 105766.02, SR-11, (Nolensville Pike), from North of Mill Creek to near SR-254, located in Davidson County, Tennessee (State Project No. 19028-2245-14, MWS Project Nos. 16-SG-0045 and 16-WG-0060 and Proposal No. 2018M-001AG-001).

The resolution was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee.

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

Resolution RS2018-1101

A resolution approving an application for an Assistance to Firefighters Grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department, to provide tactical rescue, hazmat monitoring equipment, and personal protective equipment for the Special Operations Division.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1102

A resolution accepting a donation from Music City, Inc. to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the use and benefit of the Nashville Fire Department.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1103

A resolution accepting a grant from ExxonMobile Refining and Supply to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department, to provide assistance in purchasing or upgrading emergency response equipment.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1104

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Safety and Homeland Security, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to undertake alcohol countermeasures highway safety projects to decrease the number of driving under the influence crashes.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1107

A resolution approving a contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and Belmont University, to provide clinical experience opportunities for its undergraduate and graduate nursing program students.

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

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Burkley Allen

Resolution RS2018-1108

A resolution amending the contract between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Public Works, and the Nashville Downtown Partnership, to add the Metro Howard Complex Parking Garage to the public parking facilities managed by the Nashville Downtown Partnership.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee.

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

Resolution RS2018-1109

A resolution setting a public hearing for the creation of the Donelson Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Plan.

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

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Resolution RS2018-1110

A resolution amending the scope of the determinations to be rendered by the Report and Recommendations of the Special Committee established pursuant to Resolution No. RS2018-1039.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1112

A resolution adding a representative of Saint Thomas Health to the strategic planning committee established pursuant to Substitute Resolution No. RS2018-1032 regarding Nashville General Hospital operations.

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

Sponsor(s): John Cooper, Steve Glover, Bob Mendes

Resolution RS2018-1114

A resolution recognizing Nashville Predators General Manager David Poile upon becoming the winningest general manager in National Hockey League history.

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

Sponsor(s): Mike Freeman, Sheri Weiner, Freddie O'Connell, Karen Johnson, Fabian Bedne, Dave Rosenberg, Larry Hagar, Nancy VanReece, Davette Blalock, Jeff Syracuse, Robert Swope, Kathleen Murphy, Jeremy Elrod, Mina Johnson, Anthony Davis

Resolution RS2018-1115

A resolution honoring the life and accomplishments of Dr. Eugene (“Gene”) Arthur TeSelle.

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

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Kathleen Murphy, Karen Johnson, Jeff Syracuse, Bob Mendes, Angie Henderson, Fabian Bedne, Colby Sledge, Brett Withers, Sharon Hurt, Freddie O'Connell, Jacobia Dowell, Antoniette Lee, Robert Swope, Scott Davis, Jeremy Elrod, Tanaka Vercher, Anthony Davis

Resolution RS2018-1116

A resolution honoring the life of Mr. John “Jay” West for his many years of service and contributions to the city of Nashville.

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

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Resolution RS2018-1117

A resolution recognizing the renowned Roland White, a pioneer and legendary bluegrass mandolin player.

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

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Resolution RS2018-1118

A resolution celebrating and recognizing April 14-21, 2018 as Nashville Content Week in Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee.

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

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis, Nancy VanReece

Resolution RS2018-1119

A resolution recognizing and honoring “The Nashville 16” students who desegregated Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.

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

Sponsor(s): Karen Johnson, Brenda Haywood

Resolution RS2018-1120

A resolution expressing the support of the Metropolitan Council for employees of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to pursue and maintain public union representation, and further urging the United States Supreme Court to uphold the integrity of public unions in deciding the matter of Janus v. AFSCME.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolutions

Resolution RS2018-1067

A resolution accepting a Friends of Centennial Park and Parthenon Grant from The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Parks and Recreation Department, to provide funding for one employee’s salary.

The resolution was recommended for indefinite deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Budget and Finance Committee and recommended for withdrawal by the Parks, Library, and Recreation Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to withdraw the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1068

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

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Parks, Library, and Recreation Committee. Council Member Rhoten moved to defer the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson, Tanaka Vercher, Kevin Rhoten

Resolution RS2018-1075

A resolution confirming the reappointment of David McMurry to serve on the board of directors of The Convention Center Authority of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

The resolution was recommended for deferral by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee. Council Member Haywood moved to defer the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Brenda Haywood

Resolution RS2018-1077

A resolution confirming the re-appointment of Emmett Wynn to the board of directors of The Sports Authority of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

The resolution was recommended for deferral by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee. Council Member Haywood moved to defer the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Brenda Haywood, Sharon Hurt

Resolution RS2018-1097

A resolution accepting a Tennessee Historical Commission Grant from the Tennessee Historical Commission to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Historical Commission, to send five representatives to the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions’ Forum.

The resolution was recommended for withdrawal by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to withdraw the resolution, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Resolution RS2018-1105

A resolution approving a grant application to provide transportation services to eligible seniors and handicapped residents in Davidson County from the Greater Nashville Regional Council to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Social Services Commission.

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, Mendes, Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Shulman.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, DeCosta Hastings

Resolution RS2018-1106

A resolution approving an application for a Nutrition Services 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 meals that meet RDA nutritional guidelines at congregate meal sites and meal delivery services to eligible seniors.

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 (32): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (1): Shulman.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, DeCosta Hastings

Resolution RS2018-1111

A resolution authorizing the employment of Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC as Special Counsel to the Metropolitan Council and further authorizing compensation for services rendered.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Allen moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (11): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, O'Connell, Mina Johnson, Vercher, Lee, and Henderson; No (22): Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Kindall, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Potts, Bedne, and Rosenberg; Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen, Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1113

A resolution requesting that the Metropolitan Transit Authority be managed by one management structure, and that the Metropolitan Transit Authority exercise its exclusive authority to name the Davidson Transit Organization as its sole management provider.

Council Member Scott Davis moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0)

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis, Freddie O'Connell

Late Filed Resolutions

Without objection, the rules were suspended for consideration of the following late resolution.

Resolution RS2018-1121

A resolution accepting a Consumer Financial Protection Initiative grant from the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund, Inc. (“CFE Fund”) to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Mayor’s Office of Resilience, to support municipal engagement to improve the financial stability of low and moderate income households.

The resolution was approved for consideration without an objection by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Bills on Introduction and First Reading

Bill BL2018-1123

An ordinance amending Chapter 5.04 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to require memorialization and approval of internal agreements between departments, boards, commissions or agencies of the Metropolitan Government valued in excess of five hundred thousand ($500,000) dollars.

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

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover, Robert Swope

Bill BL2018-1124

An ordinance amending Chapter 16 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to amend adopted building codes regarding public bathroom facilities.

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Sharon Hurt

Bill BL2018-1125

An ordinance authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle its claims against Teleport Communications America, LLC (formerly TCG Midsouth, Inc.) for unpaid right-of-way franchise fees and all expenses related to the litigation of such claims; and authorizing the establishment of a franchise arrangement with Teleport.

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): Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2018-1126

An ordinance approving an agreement between CSX Transportation and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through its Department of Public Works, for payment to CSXT for costs incurred due to the existing bridge removal and construction of the new bridge at the Foster Avenue and CSX Transportation railroad crossing, DPW No. 2014-B-001, CSX OP No. 433297.

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

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge, Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1127

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-037, Davidson Road Phase 2 Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-009ES-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): Mina Johnson, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1128

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-014, Forest Park Road Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-010ES-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): Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1129

An ordinance authorizing the acquisition and subsequent conveyance 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, acting by and through the Metropolitan Department of Public Works, for the Lebanon Pike Sidewalk Improvements, Federal Project No. STP-M-24(60), State Project No. 19PLM-F1-128, PIN 121729.00 (Proposal No. 2018M-031ES-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): Jeff Syracuse, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1130

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the Chester Avenue Stormwater Improvement Project for 14 properties located on Chester Avenue and Chapel Avenue (Project No. 18-SWC-260 and Proposal No. 2018M-026ES-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): Anthony Davis, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1131

An ordinance approving and authorizing the Director of Public Property Administration, or his designee, to accept a donation of real property located a 0 Harvard Avenue (Map and Parcel No. 052-05-0153.00 and Proposal No. 2018M-007PR-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1132

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sewer main and easements and to accept a new sanitary sewer manhole and any associated easements, for properties located at 3801-B and 3803 Abbott Martin Road (MWS Project No. 17-SL-209 and Proposal No. 2018M-021ES-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1133

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the Cheryl Avenue Stormwater Improvement Project for six properties located on Cheryl Avenue, Blackstone Avenue and Lanier Drive (Project No. 18-SWC-259 and Proposal No. 2018M-022ES-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1134

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to negotiate and accept permanent and temporary easements for the 2nd Avenue North Stormwater Improvement Project for properties located at 1401 and 1403 2nd Avenue North (Project No. 18-SWC-258 and Proposal No. 2018M-024ES-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1135

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing storm water pipe easement rights located between 150 2nd Avenue South and 151 1st Avenue South, formerly known as Alley No. 12 (Proposal No. 2018M-025ES-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1136

An ordinance authorizing the conveyance of a remnant parcel of real property at the intersection of Hillsboro Pike and Crestmoor Road after the completion of a realignment project at that intersection (Proposal Number 2018M-010PR-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 and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1137

An ordinance authorizing the abandonment and closure of a portion of the existing Crestmoor Road at the intersection of Hillsboro Pike and Crestmoor Road after the completion of a realignment project at that intersection (Proposal Number 2018M-006AB-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 and the Public Works Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Russ Pulley, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1138

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning portions of Alley Number 1189 and Alley Number 1205 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-003AB-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): Edward Kindall, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1139

An ordinance approving the Donelson Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Plan (Proposal Number 2018M-001OT-001).

Upon motion duly seconded, the bill passed first reading and was referred to the Planning Commission and referred to the Ad Hoc Affordable Housing Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee, and the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1140

An ordinance amending Title 2 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws and authorizing the creation of a South Nashville Central Business Improvement District for Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee and to appoint a corporation to act as an advisory board to the district with the necessary powers and authority to carry out the purposes and intent of the district.

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): Jacobia Dowell

Bill BL2018-1141

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS5 to R6-A zoning on property located at 511 Haynes Street, approximately 440 feet east of Baptist World Center Drive (0.18 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-100PR-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): DeCosta Hastings

Bills on Second Reading

Bill BL2018-1056

An ordinance to amend Title 6 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, pertaining to Online Marketplace of Short Term Rental Properties.

The bill was recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee. Council Member Allen moved to defer the bill to the May 1, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Burkley Allen

Bill BL2018-1075

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sanitary sewer main and easements for property located at 4101 Ridgefield Drive (MWS Project No. 16-SL-139 and Proposal No. 2018M-002ES-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 Murphy moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1111

An ordinance to amend Chapter 2.222 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding the Board of Ethical Conduct and the Standards of Conduct.

The bill was approved by the Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee. Council Member Glover moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was properly seconded. After discussion, Council Member Bedne moved to defer the bill with a referral to the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee.

After discussion, Council Member Hurt called for the previous question, which motion was seconded and approved by a vote of the Council. The matter recurred on the motion to defer the bill, which was approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Bill BL2018-1112

An ordinance approving a lease agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Donelson Corporate Centre, L.P. for office space at 3055 Lebanon Road, Nashville, Tennessee (Proposal No. 2018M-008PR-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 Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages 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 with Council Member Mendes abstaining.

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

Bill BL2018-1113

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 Charlotte Avenue to “Dr M L King, Jr Boulevard.” (Proposal Number 2018M-001SR-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 Hurt moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Sharon Hurt, Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne, Larry Hagar, Karen Johnson

Bill BL2018-1120

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 Hadley Road right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-004AB-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 Hagar moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Larry Hagar, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bills on Third Reading

Second Substitute Bill BL2017-932

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County a request for an Urban Design Overlay on various properties along Cowan Street, Cowan Court, and North 1st Street, bounded by the Cumberland River to the east, I-65 to the north, I-24 to the east, and Jefferson Street to the south; zoned IG, MUG-A, MUI-A, and MUL (165.21), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017UD-005-001).

The bill was approved with substitute, 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 Scott Davis moved to defer the bill to the May 15, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Substitute Bill BL2017-1027

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 RS10 zoning on properties located at 12474 and 12478 Old Hickory Boulevard, approximately 610 feet northeast of Murfreesboro Pike (21.36 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2016Z-087PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Lee moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (26): Shulman, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Antoniette Lee

Bill BL2017-1040

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from AR2a to SP zoning on property located at 3461 Hamilton Church Road, approximately 1000 feet southeast of Mount View Road (20.9 acres), to permit 158 residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-019-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Lee moved to defer the bill to May 1, 2018, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Antoniette Lee

Bill BL2018-1045

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS15 to SP zoning for property located at Earhart Road (unnumbered), approximately 1,000 feet south of John Hagar Road, (69.76 acres), to permit up to 146 single-family lots and 18 single family attached lots, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2016SP-062-001).

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

Sponsor(s): Steve Glover

Bill BL2018-1062

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from IWD to MUN-A zoning on properties located at 1200 Baptist World Center Drive and Spurgeon Avenue (unnumbered), approximately 235 feet northwest of Napoleon Street (0.54 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-118PR-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 (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings

Bill BL2018-1083

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from IWD to SP zoning on property located at 40 Rachel Drive, north of the terminus of Rachel Drive (5.59 acres), to permit two hotels, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-015-001).

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 (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Bill BL2018-1084

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 Contextual Overlay on various properties located along Riverside Drive, Porter Road, Creighton Avenue, Carter Avenue, Mckennell Drive, Greenwood Avenue and Peerman Drive, southeast of the intersection of Cahal Avenue and Porter Road, zoned R10, R6 and SP (43.71 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-020PR-001).

Council Member Anthony 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): Anthony Davis, Brett Withers

Substitute Bill BL2018-1084

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 Contextual Overlay on various properties located along Riverside Drive, Porter Road, Creighton Avenue, Carter Avenue, Mckennell Drive, and Greenwood Avenue, southeast of the intersection of Cahal Avenue and Porter Road, zoned R10, R6 and SP (40.02 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-020PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved with substitute by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Anthony Davis moved to pass the bill on third reading as substituted, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis, Brett Withers

Bill BL2018-1085 (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 AR2-A to SP zoning for properties located at 6438 and 6444 Pettus Road and a portion of 6424, 6434 Pettus Road, east of the intersection of Pettus Road and Nolensville Pike (approximately 5.28 acres), to permit retail and restaurant, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-012-001).

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 Bedne offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Bedne moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1086

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 various properties located on Scovel Street and 10th Avenue North, at the northwest corner of Scovel Street and 10th Avenue North, zoned R6-A and SP and within the Phillips-Jackson Street Redevelopment District (1.21 acres), to permit an additional 4 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-006-003).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member O'Connell moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1087

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 OR20 to SCR zoning for a portion of property located at 4095 B Nolensville Pike, approximately 470 feet north of the intersection of Nolensville Pike and Harding Place (2.75 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-001PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Elrod moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1088

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R6 to OR20-A zoning for property located at 754 Lynwood Avenue, approximately 145 feet west of Ridley Boulevard (0.15 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-003PR-001).

The bill was approved with conditions 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 (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1089

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from IWD to RM20-A zoning for property located at 849 Cherokee Avenue, approximately 1,800 feet east of Jones Avenue (0.40 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-002PR-001).

The bill was approved with conditions 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 (28): Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1090 (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 RS40 to SP zoning for property located at 6719 Charlotte Pike, approximately 175 feet west of Brook Hollow Road (1.1 acres), to permit 11 multi-family units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-098-001).

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 Mina Johnson offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Mina Johnson moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Mina Johnson

Bill BL2018-1091

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from ORI-A to SP zoning on properties located at 821, 823, 825 and 827 19th Avenue South, at the northwest corner of Chet Atkins Place and 19th Avenue South (0.76 acres), to permit a mixed use development, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-095-001).

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

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1092

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 MUL to MUL-A zoning on property located at 1010 28th Avenue North, at the southeast corner of 28th Avenue North and Alameda Street (0.81 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-117PR-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, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1093

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 property located at 425 Woodberry Court, at the southeast corner of Woodberry Drive and Woodberry Court (0.52 acres), to permit a maximum of one two-family residential unit, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-004-001).

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, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Bill BL2018-1094

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 CL to SP zoning on property located at 7300 Charlotte Pike, approximately 1000 feet east of Old Hickory Boulevard (7.35 acres), to permit all uses within the CL zone district and a microbrewery, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-010-001).

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

Sponsor(s): Sheri Weiner, Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2018-1095

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from IWD to MUL-A zoning on property located at 1229 Martin Street, approximately 110 feet north of Gray Street (0.14 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-010PR-001).

The bill was approved with conditions 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, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge

Bill BL2018-1096

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 properties located at 1699, 1701, 1703 and 1705 Lischey Avenue, at the northeast corner of Lischey Avenue and Marshall Street (0.87 acres), to permit up to 13 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-074-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Scott Davis offered letters from residents to be entered into the record. Mr. Scott Davis moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Kindall, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (3): Roberts, Mina Johnson and Murphy.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1097

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 properties located at 2122 Herman Street and Herman Street (unnumbered), approximately 155 feet east of 22nd Avenue North, (0.54 acres), to permit 10 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-014-001).

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 defer the bill to the April 17, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall

Bill BL2018-1098

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 IWD to MUG zoning for property located at 540 Royal Parkway, approximately 275 feet west of Rachel Drive (6.93 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-008PR-001).

The bill was approved with conditions 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, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

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).

The bill was disapproved by the Planning Commission and recommended for indefinite deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and re-referred to the Planning Commission. Council Member Scott Davis moved to re-refer the bill to the Planning Commission and defer the bill indefinitely, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1100 (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 R15 to SP zoning for properties located at 401 Kinhawk Drive and Nolensville Pike (unnumbered), at the southwest corner of Nolensville Pike and Kinhawk Drive (2.78 acres), to permit all uses permitted by MUL zoning except Alternative Financial Services, Bar or nightclub, flea market, hotel/motel, mobile storage units and automobile parking, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-025-001).

The bill was disapproved by the Planning Commission and deferred by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Swope moved to suspend the Rules in order to allow the bill to be considered, and to offer a Late-filed Amendment. Without objection, Council Member Swope offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Swope moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following roll call vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (3): Freeman, Blalock, and Henderson.

Sponsor(s): Robert Swope, Jim Shulman

Bill BL2018-1101

An ordinance authorizing the Director of Public Property to enter into a Sublease Agreement (attached as Exhibit 1) and a Consent by Lessor to Sublease Agreement (attached as Exhibit B to the Sublease Agreement) with Strive Collegiate Academy, Inc. (“Sublessor”) and Donelson Corporate Centre, L.P. (“Lessor”) for temporary office space at 3055 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, Tennessee (Proposal No. 2018M-003PR-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 Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Rhoten moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Kevin Rhoten, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne, Mary Roberts

Bill BL2018-1102

An ordinance authorizing the conveyance of a parcel of real property located at 801 Old Due West Avenue (Map/Parcel No. 05100002200), part of the property commonly known as the Old Due West Landfill (Proposal No. 2018M-004PR-001).

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

Sponsor(s): Nancy VanReece, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1103

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing sewer main and fire hydrants and to accept new combination sewer mains, combination sewer manholes and fire hydrants for property located at 601 Commerce Street (MWS Project No. 17-WL-174 and 17-SL-145 and Proposal No. 2018M-004ES-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 third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1104

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water mains, sewer mains and easements and to accept new water mains, sewer mains, sewer manholes, fire hydrants and any associated easements, for properties located along Commerce Street, Broadway, and Church Street (MWS Project Nos. 17-WL-178 and 17-SL-191 and Proposal No. 2018M-007ES-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 third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1105

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water line and to accept new water line and a fire hydrant for properties located at 161 and 165 Rains Avenue (MWS Project No. 17-WL-196 and Proposal No. 2018M-005ES-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 Sledge moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Colby Sledge, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Bill BL2018-1106

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water main and easements for property located at 2014 Bernard Circle (MWS Project No. 17-WL-226 and Proposal No. 2018M-006ES-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 Allen moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1107

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 Rodney Drive right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-001AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission, approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee and received no recommendation due to lack of a quorum from the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Bedne moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Sheri Weiner, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod, Dave Rosenberg

Bill BL2018-1108 (as amended)

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 Lenox Avenue right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-002AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission, approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee and the Public Works Committee and received no recommendation due to lack of a quorum from the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee. Council Member Murphy offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Murphy moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (28): Hurt, Shulman, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Roberts, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Bedne, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

Matters not on the Agenda

Motion to Rescind RS2017-910

Council Member Glover notified the Council of his intention to make a motion to rescind Resolution RS2017-910 at the next Council meeting. Council Member Sledge moved to rescind Resolution RS2017-910 at the instant Council meeting, which motion was properly seconded. After discussion, Council Member Hagar moved to table Council Member Sledge's motion to rescind. The motion to table was properly seconded, and failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (13): Cooper, Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Kindall, Mina Johnson, Blalock, and Lee; No (15): Shulman, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Murphy, Elrod, Vercher, Bedne, and Henderson; Abstain (2): Roberts, and Rosenberg.

After further discussion, Council Member Rosenberg called for the previous question, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

The matter recurred on the motion by Council Member Sledge to rescind Resolution RS2017-910, which failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (8): Cooper, Hastings, Haywood, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Roberts, and Kindall; No (15): Shulman, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, O'Connell, Murphy, Elrod, Bedne, Lee, Henderson, and Weiner; Abstain (8): Hurt, Swope, Scott Davis, Rhoten, Mina Johnson, Blalock, Vercher, and Rosenberg.

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