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).
WHEREAS, pursuant to RS2013-738, the Metropolitan Council approved a license agreement (the “Agreement”) between the Metropolitan Government and the State of Tennessee permitting the construction and use of a portion of the Whites Creek Greenway; and,
WHEREAS, pursuant to BL2004-242, the Metropolitan Council approved a conservation easement (the “Easement”) between the Metropolitan Government and John E. Ingram, also permitting the construction and use of a portion of the Whites Creek Greenway; and,
WHEREAS, the property subject to the Easement has been conveyed to William G. Hitt, as Trustee for the William G. Hitt GST-Exempt Trust; and,
WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee plans to undertake improvements to the Clarksville Pike bridge over Whites Creek that necessitate minor changes to the location of the Whites Creek Greenway and related changes to the Agreement and Easement as reflected in the documents attached to this ordinance as Exhibits A and B, respectively; and,
WHEREAS, approval of the amendments to the Agreement and the Easement is in the best interest of the citizens of Davidson County.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. The amendment to the Agreement (Exhibit A) is approved.
Section 2. The amendment to the Easement (Exhibit B) is approved.
Section 3. The Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation and the Director of Public Property or their designees are further authorized to execute such documents as are customary and necessary to carry out the intent of this ordinance.
Section 4. Further amendments to either the Agreement or the Easement may be approved by resolution of the Metropolitan Council.
Section 5. This Ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Brenda Haywood, Tanaka Vercher, Jeff Syracuse, Fabian Bedne
IntroducedOctober 2, 2018
Passed First ReadingOctober 2, 2018
Referred toPlanning Commission
Budget and Finance Committee
Parks, Library, and Arts Committee
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Passed Second ReadingOctober 16, 2018
Passed Third ReadingNovember 6, 2018
ApprovedNovember 13, 2018
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