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Metro Council Meeting, May 4, 2018

State of Metro Address


The Metropolitan Council met in special session on this date at 10:00 a.m. in the Grand Reading Room of the Downtown Public Library pursuant to Section 1.08 of the Metropolitan Charter and the prior adoption of Resolution RS2018-1153.

Council Deputy Pro Tem Allen led the pledge of allegiance to the American Flag.

The invocation was offered by Pastor John Faison of Watson Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Nashville Youth Poet Laureate Haviland Whiting performed her poetic work.

Musical guest Nashville School of the Arts Jazz Combo Group performed.

Council President Pro Tem and Presiding Officer Sheri Weiner called the special session to order and introduced Mayor David Briley.

The State of Metro address was presented by The Honorable David Briley, Metropolitan Mayor.

Council President Pro Tem and Presiding Officer Sheri Weiner called for a motion to adjourn. Council Deputy Pro Tem Allen so moved, which motion was properly seconded.

The benediction was offered by Rabbi Shana Mackler of The Temple, Congregation Ohabai Sholom.

The meeting was thereby adjourned.

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