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Bill BL2020-238

An ordinance approving a lease agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Midwest Communications, Inc. for real property located at 8072 Old Charlotte Pike, Nashville, Tennessee (Map/Parcel No. 113000010.00) (Proposal No. 2019M-002AG-001).

WHEREAS, Midwest Communications, Inc. owns certain real property located at 8072 Old Charlotte Pike, Nashville, Tennessee (“the Premises”); and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to BL098-1363, the Metropolitan Government was granted a twenty-year lease of real property on the Premises that has since expired; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to BL098-1363, the Metropolitan Government constructed a broadcasting tower and facilities for related equipment on the Farmhouse Site located on the Premises; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Midwest Communications Inc. have negotiated a new Lease Agreement attached hereto and incorporated herein as Exhibit 1; and,

WHEREAS, this ordinance has been mandatorily referred to the Planning Commission pursuant to Section 11.505 of the Metropolitan Charter and has been assigned Proposal No. 2019M-002AG-001, which has been administratively reviewed and recommended for approval; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this agreement be approved.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the Lease Agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Midwest Communications, Inc. attached hereto as Exhibit 1, is hereby approved and the Director of Public Property Administration, or his designee, is hereby authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. That any amendment to this Lease Agreement shall be approved by resolution of the Metropolitan Council receiving at least twenty-one (21) affirmative votes.

Section 3. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its final passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Bob Mendes, Kathleen Murphy

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Legislative History

IntroducedApril 7, 2020

Passed First ReadingApril 7, 2020

Referred toPlanning Commission
Budget and Finance Committee
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

Passed Second ReadingApril 21, 2020

Passed Third ReadingMay 5, 2020

ApprovedMay 6, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 05/25/2020 4:10 PM