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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).

WHEREAS, it is the desire of all the abutting property owners that said abandonment of right-of-way be accomplished; and,

WHEREAS, the abandonment has been requested by 11th District Council Member Larry Hagar;and,

WHEREAS, there is no future need for said right-of-way for Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County purposes.


Section 1. That the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Street and Alley Centerline Layer for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, as enacted by Ordinance No. 2018-1060 be and hereby is amended, as follows:

The excess strip of right-of-way on the north side of Hadley Road as shown on the Plan of Berryville, Recorded in Book 421, Page 117, RODC, TN, between First St and Sixth St, and being approximately 20’ in width, or as determined by an accurate survey, (or whatever the limits and widths are) all of which is more particularly described by lines, words and figures on the sketch which is attached to and made a part of this ordinance as though copied herein, is hereby abandoned. This abandonment excludes any right-of-way owned by TDOT for State Route 45 (Old Hickory Blvd) or currently in use by the public or public utilities,

Section 2. That easements are herein retained by The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, its agents, servants, and/or contractors and utility companies operating under franchise(s) from the Metropolitan Government for the right to enter, construct, operate, maintain, repair, rebuild, enlarge, and patrol its now existing or future utilities, including drainage facilities, together with their appurtenances, and to do any and all things necessary and incidental thereto.

Section 3. In the event there is proposed any construction over, above, or under said existing utilities, that said construction shall have the approval of the Director of Public Works and/or the Director of Water and Sewerage Services, together with the approval of any other pertinent departments of the Metropolitan Government or other governmental agency, including the Nashville Electric Service.

Section 4. That the Director of the Department of Public Works be and hereby is authorized and directed, upon the enactment and approval of this ordinance, to cause said change to be made on said GIS Centerline Record as set out in Section 1 of this ordinance, and to make notation thereon of reference to the date of passage and approval of this amendatory ordinance.

Section 5. Amendments to this legislation may be approved by resolution.

Section 6. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.


Larry Hagar, Fabian Bedne, Jeremy Elrod

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Legislative History

IntroducedMarch 6, 2018

Passed First ReadingMarch 6, 2018

Referred toPlanning Commission
Traffic and Parking Commission
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Public Works Committee
Traffic, Parking, and Transportation Committee

Passed Second ReadingMarch 20, 2018

Passed Third ReadingApril 3, 2018

ApprovedApril 4, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/05/2018 2:58 PM