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Resolution RS2020-219

A resolution approving an option agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Wallace Mitchell, authorizing the purchase of certain property owned by Wallace Mitchell (Parcel No. 16300013300) (Proposal No. 2020M-001PR-001).

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Wallace Mitchell desire to enter into an Option Agreement, attached hereto and incorporated herein as Exhibit 1, pertaining to certain property (“Property”) owned by Wallace Mitchell, located at 5557 Mt. View Road (Parcel No. 16300013300); and,

WHEREAS, Section 2.24.250(F) of the Metropolitan Code of Laws provides:

Where land in fee simple is being purchased for purposes other than for rights-of-way for highways, streets, roads, alleys and other places for vehicular traffic, the director of public property administration shall negotiate for the purchase of such property and seek to obtain from the owner an option to sell to the Metropolitan government at a fixed price, subject to the approval of the Metropolitan Council by resolution, and no purchase shall be consummated until it has been so approved by the Metropolitan Council; and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to section 2.24.250(F) of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Director of Public Property Administration has negotiated the attached Option Agreement; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Board of Education recommends approval of the acquisition of the Property; and,

WHEREAS, approval of the Option Agreement and authorizing the Director of Public Property to purchase said Property is in the best interest of the citizens of the Metropolitan Government.

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

Section 1. The Option Agreement attached hereto, between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Wallace Mitchell, granting the Metropolitan Government an option to purchase the Property located at 5557 Mt. View Road (Parcel No. 16300013300), is hereby approved.

Section 2. The Director of Public Property Administration, or his designee, is hereby authorized to execute and record such documents as may be necessary to carry out the purchase of said Property in substantially the form of the Option Agreement attached hereto.

Section 3. This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Bob Mendes, Kathleen Murphy, Ginny Welsch, Joy Styles

Related Documents

Legislative History

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

IntroducedMarch 5, 2020

AdoptedMarch 5, 2020

ApprovedMarch 9, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 03/10/2020 11:28 AM