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Bill BL2019-34

An ordinance approving an amendment to an existing conservation easement and accepting a temporary construction easement to be used in connection with the development of the Opry Mills Connector greenway (Proposal No. 2019M-071ES-001).

Whereas, RHP Corporate Properties, LLC (“RHP”) owns a certain parcel of property that is subject in part to a conservation easement (the “Easement”) held by the Metropolitan Government for use in connection with development of the Opry Mills Connector greenway (the “Project”); and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of the document attached to this ordinance as Exhibit A, the Metropolitan Government and RHP propose to amend the Easement by substituting a new description of the easement area; and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of the document attached to this ordinance as Exhibit B, RHP proposes to grant the Metropolitan Government a temporary construction easement to facilitate construction of the Project; and,

WHEREAS, the citizens of Nashville and Davidson County will benefit by approval of the proposed conservation easement amendment and acceptance of the proposed temporary construction easement.

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

Section 1. The proposed amendment to the Easement (Exhibit A) is approved, and the Director of Public Property, or designee, is authorized to accept and record it and to take such other reasonable actions as may be necessary to carry out the intent of this ordinance.

Section 2. The proposed temporary construction easement (Exhibit B) is approved, and the Director of Public Property, or designee, is authorized to accept and record it and to take such other reasonable actions as may be necessary to carry out the intent of this ordinance

Section 3. Further amendments to the Easement or the temporary construction easement may be approved by resolution of the Metropolitan Council.

Section 4. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Jeff Syracuse, Kathleen Murphy, Tonya Hancock, Emily Benedict

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Legislative History

IntroducedOctober 15, 2019

Passed First ReadingOctober 15, 2019

Referred toPlanning Commission
Parks, Library, and Arts Committee
Public Works Committee

Passed Second ReadingNovember 5, 2019

Passed Third Reading:November 19, 2019

ApprovedNovember 22, 2019

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 11/25/2019 9:11 AM