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Metropolitan Council Meeting, October 16, 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 Council Member Jeremy Elrod.

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: Shulman, Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Kindall, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg (35); Absent: O'Connell, Mina Johnson, Bedne and Dowell (4).

Approval of Minutes

The minutes of the regular meeting on October 2, 2018 were approved.

President Pro Tempore Allen presided in the absence of Vice Mayor Shulman.

Elections and Confirmations

Blue Ribbon Commission

Appointment of Dave Goetz.

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

Board of Fire and Building Code Appeals

Appointment of Mr. Christopher Bainbridge for term expiring March 1, 2022.

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

Hospital Authority

Appointment of Dr. Bonnie Slovis for a term expiring June 28, 2021.
Dr. Slovis will fill the unexpired term of Dr. Jan Brandes.

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

Transportation Licensing Commission

Reappointment of Ms. Mona Lisa Warren for a term expiring October 10, 2020.

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

Without objection, President Pro-Tempore Allen postponed the election for the Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee to a later point in the meeting.

Consent Agenda Resolutions

Resolution RS2018-1434

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, to install/outfit the AmbuBus with a bus conversion kit to convert the 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, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1435

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between the United States Department Marshals Service (USMS), and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to investigate and apprehend local, state, and federal fugitives.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1436

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and the City of Cookeville, by and through the Cookeville Police Department, for the distribution of state grant funds to assist with investigations of internet crimes against children.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1437

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and Dickson County, by and through the Dickson County Sheriff’s Office, for the distribution of state grant funds to assist with investigations of internet crimes against children.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1438

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and the City of Spring Hill, acting by and through the Spring Hill Police Department, for the distribution of state grant funds to assist with investigations of internet crimes against children.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1439

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police, for the distribution of state grant funds to assist with investigations of internet crimes against children.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1440

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and Williamson County, by and through the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office, for the distribution of state grant funds to assist with investigations of internet crimes against children.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1441

A resolution accepting a 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 hire a professional consultant to prepare, create, and distribute a pattern book of potential outbuilding designs to apply to garages and detached accessory dwelling units within local historic districts.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee.

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

Resolution RS2018-1442

A resolution approving Amendment One to a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to establish and carry out Infrastructure Funding Agreement services to benefit service recipients (LW09P171ESIFA18).

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Brett Withers

Resolution RS2018-1443

A resolution authorizing Metropolitan Wine, Inc. dba Downtown Nashville Wine and Spirits to construct and install an aerial encroachment at 178 2nd Avenue North (Proposal No. 2018M-026EN-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): Kathleen Murphy

Resolution RS2018-1444

A resolution approving an application for the Tire Environmental Act Program Grant from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Water and Sewerage Services Department, to replace 130 broken and missing tree grates with flexible porous paving.

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

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

Resolution RS2018-1445

A resolution authorizing the acquisition and removal of 44 flood-prone properties in the Mill Creek, Sorghum Branch, and Whittemore Branch watersheds (MWS Project No. 18-SWC-136 and Proposal Number 2018M-019PR-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, Freddie O'Connell, Mike Freeman

Resolution RS2018-1448

A resolution approving an agreement between the Metropolitan Government and Calsonic Kansei North America, Inc., 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, Erica Gilmore

Resolution RS2018-1449

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Sabrina Holt against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $12,000.00, 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 RS2018-1450

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of ShaNaya Taylor against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $11,000.00, 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 RS2018-1451

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of ShaWanda Taylor against The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $14,775.00, 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 RS2018-1453

A resolution reducing the authority of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (Tennessee) to issue general obligation bonds pursuant to certain initial resolutions previously adopted by the Metropolitan County Council.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1456

A resolution electing two members to the Board of Directors of The Health and Educational Facilities Board of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee.

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

Sponsor(s): Antoniette Lee, Brenda Haywood, Burkley Allen

Resolution RS2018-1457

A resolution recognizing the contributions of Nashville-born artist Red Grooms as part of “Artober” Nashville.

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

Sponsor(s): Mary Carolyn Roberts, Brett Withers, Davette Blalock, Colby Sledge, Erica Gilmore, Jeremy Elrod, Nancy VanReece, Mina Johnson, Jeff Syracuse, Robert Swope, Burkley Allen

Having been unanimously approved by all of the appropriate Committees, Council Member Lee moved to adopt the Consent Agenda Resolutions, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (31): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Resolutions

Resolution RS2018-1446

A resolution authorizing the Director of Public Property, or his designee, to exercise an option agreement for the purchase of a flood-prone property located at 0 Union Street, for Metro Water Services (MWS Project No. 19-SWC-079 and Proposal No. 2018M-022PR-001).

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

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

Resolution RS2018-1447

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Mayor to make an application for a loan from the State of Tennessee to fund the projects listed herein.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee and the Public Works Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (32): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Resolution RS2018-1452

A resolution appropriating the amount of $3,070,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for various departments of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (32): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1454 (as amended)

Initial resolution determining to issue general obligation bonds of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in an aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $351,100,000.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to defer the resolution, which motion was seconded and failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (9): Cooper, Mendes, Hall, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Elrod, Vercher, and Henderson; No (21): Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Pardue, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Blalock, Potts, Lee, and Rosenberg; Abstain (1): Gilmore.

Council Member Vercher moved to approve the resolution, which motion was properly seconded. Council Member Mendes moved to suspend the Rules of Procedure to offer a late amendment. Without objection, Council Member Mendes offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Hagar moved to suspend the Rules of Procedure to allow a late amendment, which motion was seconded and approved. Council Member Hagar offered Amendment No. 2 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded. After discussion, Council Member Hagar withdrew the amendment.

After further discussion, Council Member Hastings called for the previous question, which motion was seconded and failed. The Council resumed debate on the resolution.

Council Member Henderson moved to defer the resolution as amended, which motion was seconded and failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (10): Cooper, Mendes, Hall, Swope, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Elrod, Vercher, and Henderson; No (20): Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Blalock, Potts, Lee, and Rosenberg; Abstain (1): Gilmore.

The matter recurred on the motion to approve the resolution. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following roll call vote: Yes (22): Hurt, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Pridemore, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee, and Rosenberg; No (8): Cooper, Mendes, Hall, Swope, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, and Henderson; Abstain (1): Gilmore.

President Shulman assumed the Chair at this time.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Resolution RS2018-1455

An initial resolution determining to issue general obligation bonds of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in an aggregate principal amount of not to exceed twenty-five million dollars ($25,000,000).

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

Sponsor(s): Jonathan Hall, DeCosta Hastings

Late Filed Resolutions

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

Resolution RS2018-1458

A resolution to accept a grant transfer from the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency (MDHA) from The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS), to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Social Services Commission’s Homeless Impact Division.

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

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Substitute Resolution RS2018-1458

A resolution to accept a grant transfer from the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency (MDHA) from The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS), to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Social Services Commission’s Homeless Impact Division and to approve and accept a Memorandum of Understanding between MDHA and the Metropolitan Social Services Commission.

The resolution was approved by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Vercher moved to adopt the resolution, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, Pridemore, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Vercher, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher

Elections and Confirmations

Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee

Appointment of Mayor Briley’s nominees Mr. Brian Kelsey and Ms. Talia Lomax-O’dneal.
Appointment of MDHA’s nominees Mr. Charles Robert Bone and Mr. Bert Mathews.

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

Council election to fill three vacant positions

The President called for an election to fill three vacancies on the Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee. Nominations previously made were: Dr. Paulette Coleman, Council Member John Cooper, Mr. Eddie Gray, Mr. Jose Gonzalez, Council Member Jonathan Hall, Council Member Angie Henderson, Mr. Ben Henry Jordan, Mr. Dan Lane, Mr. Jerry Maynard, Council Member Bob Mendes, Mr. Larry Papel, Dr. Megan Streams, and Mr. Richard F. Warren. Candidates Council Member John Cooper, Mr. Eddie Gray, Mr. Jose Gonzalez, Council Member Jonathan Hall, Council Member Angie Henderson, Mr. Ben Henry Jordan, and Mr. Jerry Maynard either withdrew their nominations or failed to qualify within the given timeframe for consideration.

The Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee interviewed the remaining candidates and found each nominee qualified to serve.

Council Member Rosenberg moved to suspend the rules in order to use Rule 43 of the Council Rules of Procedure to calculate the results of the election. Council Member Freeman moved to table the motion, which motion was seconded and failed by the following roll call vote: Yes (6): Gilmore, Hastings, Haywood, Freeman, Potts, and Lee; No (24): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Henderson, and Rosenberg; Abstain (0).

Without requisite objection, the matter recurred on the motion to use the Rule 43 method of conducting an election, which motion was seconded and approved by the following roll call vote: Yes (28): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Henderson, and Rosenberg; No (3): Gilmore, Freeman, and Lee; Abstain (0).

A ballot was taken, and the Clerk confirmed the vote as follows: Paulette Coleman (24): Cooper, Gilmore, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Rhoten, Syracuse, Sledge, Allen, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Potts, Lee, Henderson and Rosenberg; Dan Lane (12): Gilmore, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Glover, Roberts, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Rosenberg; Bob Mendes (21): Cooper, Hall, Haywood, Swope, Withers, Anthony Davis, Hagar, Glover, Rhoten, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Potts, Lee and Henderson; Larry Papel (7): Cooper, Hurt, Swope, VanReece, Syracuse, Weiner and Murphy; Megan Streams (3): Withers, Huezo and Vercher; Richard F. Warren (19): Hastings, Scott Davis, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Henderson and Rosenberg.

The President declared that Dr. Paulette Coleman and Council Member Mendes were elected to the Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee.

A second vote was taken to fill the remaining vacancy, and the Clerk confirmed the vote as follows: Dan Lane (10): Gilmore, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Scott Davis, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Rosenberg; Larry Papel (3): Cooper, Swope and Murphy; Megan Streams (1): Withers; Richard F. Warren (16): Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock and Henderson.

The President declared that Mr. Richard F. Warren was elected to the Tax Increment Financing Study and Formulating Committee.

Bills on Introduction and First Reading

Bill BL2018-1372

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

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 Education Committee, and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1373

An ordinance declaring surplus and approving the disposition of a parcel of real property known as 3800 Charlotte Avenue (Map/Parcel No. 09209016900) (Proposal No. 2018M-024PR-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): Kathleen Murphy, Tanaka Vercher, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1374

An ordinance declaring surplus and approving the disposition of a parcel of real property known as 2025 Richard Jones Road (Map/Parcel No. 11714014500) (Proposal No. 2018M-023PR-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 BL2018-1375

An ordinance amending Section 2.206.010 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding compliance by the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

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

Sponsor(s): Bob Mendes

Bill BL2018-1376

An ordinance amending Chapter 7.16 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the location restrictions for the sale of liquor.

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

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse

Bill BL2018-1377

An ordinance approving the Right of Way Relocation Agreement for Molloy Street with CBR 217 2nd Avenue, LLC and CBR Ragland Parking Lot, LLC, and conditionally abandoning a portion of Molloy Street located between Second Avenue South and Third Avenue South (Mandatory Referral No. 2018M-018AG-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

Bill BL2018-1378

An ordinance approving an amendment to an agreement between the Metropolitan Government and Plaza 2750, LLC, concerning the acquisition of real property for use as the site for a new public library in Donelson and acquisition and construction of related infrastructure improvements.

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

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2018-1379

An ordinance approving an agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Parks and Recreation (“Parks”), and Memphis Basketball, LLC to allow Parks to participate in a youth basketball program operated by Memphis Basketball, LLC.

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

Sponsor(s): Jeff Syracuse, Colby Sledge, Erica Gilmore

Bill BL2018-1380

An ordinance authorizing SWVP Nashville Hotel, LLC to install, construct and maintain aerial and underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 1000 Broadway (Proposal No. 2018M-022EN-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

Bill BL2018-1381

An ordinance authorizing LC Germantown, LLC to install, construct and maintain underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 1226 2nd Avenue North (Proposal No. 2018M-023EN-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

Bill BL2018-1382

An ordinance authorizing Fountains Germantown Holdings, LLC to install, construct and maintain underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 1401 3rd Avenue North (Proposal No. 2018M-024EN-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

Bill BL2018-1383

An ordinance authorizing Pizzuti Nashville Hotel Owner, LLC to install, construct and maintain aerial and underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 401 Korean Veterans Boulevard (Proposal No. 2018M-025EN-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 with Council Member Mendes abstaining.

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

Bill BL2018-1384

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 properties located at 1110, 1112 Baptist World Center Drive, 1100, 1111, and 1115 Spurgeon Avenue, Victoria Avenue (unnumbered), and Spurgeon Avenue (unnumbered), approximately 475 feet southeast of Vashti Street (1.76 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-070PR-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 BL2017-897

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 1001 West McKennie Avenue, at the northeast corner of Laurent Street and West McKennie Avenue (0.34 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017Z-0087PR-001).

The bill was referred to the Planning Commission. Council Member Scott Davis moved to defer the bill to the December 4, 2018 meeting, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1188

An ordinance amending Title 2 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws by inserting a new Subsection in Chapter 2.24 to establish procedures for high-value real property transactions.

The bill was recommended for indefinite deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Cooper moved to defer the bill indefinitely, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): John Cooper, Tanaka Vercher

Bill BL2018-1281 (as amended)

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.

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

Sponsor(s): Kathleen Murphy, Angie Henderson, Jeremy Elrod, Burkley Allen

Bill BL2018-1294

An ordinance to amend Chapter 11.12 and Chapter 16.44 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding excessive noise.

The bill was recommended for indefinite deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee and the Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee. Council Member Henderson moved to defer the bill indefinitely, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Freddie O'Connell, Angie Henderson

Bill BL2018-1329

An ordinance amending various provisions of Chapter 12.42 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding residential permit parking.

The bill was approved by the Traffic and Parking Commission and approved by the Traffic, Parking, and Transportation 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 BL2018-1334

An ordinance amending Title 5 of the Metropolitan Code to impose the full privilege tax allowed under state law upon the sale of tickets to events at the new Major League Soccer stadium to eliminate General Fund subsidy for debt service and to better support future maintenance.

The bill was recommended for deferral at the request of the sponsor by the Budget and Finance Committee and deferred by rule by the Codes, Fair, and Farmers Market Committee and the Convention, Tourism, and Public Entertainment Facilities Committee. Council Member Henderson moved to defer the bill, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Sponsor(s): Angie Henderson, Mike Freeman

Bill BL2018-1335

An ordinance approving an agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, and Airborne Public Safety Association, Inc., for accreditation of MNPD’s aviation unit.

The bill was approved by the Budget and Finance 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.

Sponsor(s): Tanaka Vercher, Mike Freeman

Bill BL2018-1336

An ordinance approving amendments to an intergovernmental license agreement between the Metropolitan Government and the State of Tennessee and an easement agreement between the Metropolitan Government and William G. Hitt, Trustee for the William G. Hitt GST-Exempt Trust, both pertaining to the Whites Creek Greenway (Proposal No. 2018M-017AG-001).

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

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

Bill BL2018-1337

An ordinance approving Amendment One to an option agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Foundation, Inc. for a conservation easement on a portion of certain property owned by the Metropolitan Government, located at 2009 Sevier Street (Tax Parcel No. 09402022900) (Proposal No. 2018M-014AG-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Parks, Library, and Arts Committee and the Planning, Zoning, and Historical 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, Jeff Syracuse, Fabian Bedne

Bill BL2018-1338

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-28, Old Harding Pike Sidewalk Improvements (Proposal No. 2018M-060ES-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 second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1339

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing water mains, sanitary sewer main, one sanitary sewer manhole and any associated easements for various properties located on Charlotte Pike and Rodney Drive (MWS Project Nos. 17-WL-233 and 17-SL-233 and Proposal No. 2018M-061ES-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 Weiner 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, Sheri Weiner, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1340

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing combined sewer main and to accept new sewer mains and sewer manholes for property located at 109 29th Avenue North (MWS Project No. 18-SL-98 and Proposal No. 2018M-058ES-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 Haywood 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, Freddie O'Connell

Bill BL2018-1341

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon and remove existing sewer main and sewer manholes for properties located at Demonbreun Street (unnumbered) and 1219 McGavock Street (MWS Project No. 18-SL-73 and Proposal No. 2018M-023AB-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by 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): Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne, Kathleen Murphy

Bill BL2018-1342

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 1805 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-024AB-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 Sledge moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bill BL2018-1343

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 Bernard Avenue, Alley Number 439 and Alley Number 951 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-025AB-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 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, Fabian Bedne, Freddie O'Connell, Larry Hagar

Bill BL2018-1344

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 Douglas Street and an Unnamed Right-of-Way to “Madison Station Boulevard” (Proposal Number 2018M-004SR-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 VanReece moved to pass the bill on second reading, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

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

Bills on Third Reading

Bill BL2017-682 (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 MUG-A, R6 and RS5 to SP-MU zoning on properties located at 1101 and 1108 Gallatin Avenue, 1105, 1107, 1109, 1111 Sharpe Avenue and Sharpe Avenue (unnumbered), 1048 and 1050 West Greenwood Avenue and 1110 Greenwood Avenue, at the southeast corner of Gallatin Avenue and Greenwood Avenue and at the southwest corner of West Greenwood Avenue and Gallatin Avenue, within the Gallatin Pike Urban Design Overlay District (5.32 acres), to permit a mixed-use development, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-022-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Withers moved to suspend the Rules of Procedure to offer a late amendment. Without objection, Council Member Withers offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Withers moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Brett Withers, Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1183

An ordinance amending Chapter 17.16 of the Metropolitan Zoning Code to add conditions to the uses of automobile repair and automobile sales, used. (Proposal No. 2018Z-003TX-001).

The bill was disapproved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Freeman moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following roll call vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, and Lee; No (1): Henderson; Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Mike Freeman, Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod

Substitute Bill BL2018-1314 (as amended)

An ordinance amending requirements for the Blue Ribbon Commission, as established by Substitute Ordinance BL2018-1184, consistent with the Annual Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2019.

The bill was approved with an amendment by the Budget and Finance Committee. Council Member Cooper offered Amendment No. 1 and moved for its adoption, which motion was seconded and approved by a voice vote of the Council.

Council Member Cooper moved to pass the bill on third reading as amended, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (30): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Hagar, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): John Cooper, Tanaka Vercher, Sheri Weiner

Substitute Bill BL2018-1316

An ordinance to amend Section 17.24.060 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to special screening requirements for dumpsters and other trash receptacles (Proposal No. 2018Z-006TX-001).

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

Sponsor(s): Jacobia Dowell

Substitute Bill BL2018-1317

An ordinance to amend Section 17.40.160 of Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, pertaining to neighborhood landmark districts, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-007TX-001).

The bill was approved with a substitute by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Anthony Davis moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Anthony Davis, Brett Withers

Bill BL2018-1318

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County by changing from R6-A to SP zoning on properties located at 315, 317 A, 317 C, and 317 E Prince Avenue, and 318 B, 320, 322 and 324 Duke Street, west of Overby Road (1.17 acres), to permit up to 12 single-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-007-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission and deferred by rule by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. The bill was deferred by rule.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Substitute Bill BL2018-1322

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 MUG-A and MUL-A zoning, and from RS5 to MUL-A zoning on properties located at 2501, 2521 Clarksville Pike and 2122 26th Avenue North, at the southeast corner of Clarksville Pike and 26th Avenue North (6.10 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-052PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Haywood moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Brenda Haywood

Bill BL2018-1323

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 an SP zoning on property located at 1221 Brick Church Pike, approximately 300 feet south of Weakley Avenue (0.26 acres), to permit all uses permitted by the MUL-A zoning district and an animal boarding facility and security residence, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2017SP-069-001).

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 Hastings moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): DeCosta Hastings, Brenda Haywood

Bill BL2018-1324

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 MUN-A to CN zoning on properties located at 722 and 726 McFerrin Avenue, at the southwest corner of McFerrin Avenue and Cleveland Street, within the Maxwell Heights Neighborhood Conservation District (0.55 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-057PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and deferred by rule by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. The bill was deferred by rule.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1325

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from SP-R to RM20-A zoning for various properties located on Delaware Avenue and 31st Avenue North, at the corner of Delaware Avenue and 31st Avenue North (0.69 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-058PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and approved by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. Council Member Haywood moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (27): Cooper, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Edward Kindall, Brenda Haywood

Bill BL2018-1326

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 on properties located at 1601 57th Avenue North and 5700 California Avenue, at the northwest corner of California Avenue and 57th Avenue North (4.15 acres), to permit 80 multi-family residential units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018SP-038-001).

The bill was approved with conditions, disapproved without all conditions by the Planning Commission and deferred by rule by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. The bill was deferred by rule.

Sponsor(s): Erica Gilmore

Bill BL2018-1327

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 310 Arrington Street, approximately 220 feet east of Meridian Street (0.2 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2018Z-062PR-001).

The bill was approved by the Planning Commission and deferred by rule by the Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee. The bill was deferred by rule.

Sponsor(s): Scott Davis

Bill BL2018-1330

An ordinance authorizing Liberty Green SoBro, LLC to install, construct and maintain aerial and underground encroachments in the right-of-way located at 207 1st Avenue South (Proposal No. 2018M-020EN-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 Elrod moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1331

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 45th Avenue North right-of-way (Proposal Number 2018M-019AB-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 Elrod moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1332

An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to abandon existing easement rights located between Alley #1209 and Louisiana Avenue, formerly known as 53rd Avenue North (Proposal No. 2018M-055ES-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 (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

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

Bill BL2018-1333

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 Old Due West Avenue to “Skyline Ridge Drive” (Proposal Number 2018M-003SR-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 VanReece moved to pass the bill on third reading, which motion was seconded and adopted by the following vote: Yes (29): Cooper, Gilmore, Mendes, Hurt, Hall, Hastings, Haywood, Swope, Scott Davis, Withers, Anthony Davis, VanReece, Glover, Huezo, Rhoten, Syracuse, Freeman, Sledge, Allen, Roberts, Weiner, Murphy, Pulley, Elrod, Blalock, Vercher, Potts, Lee and Henderson; No (0); Abstain (0).

Sponsor(s): Nancy VanReece, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

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