A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the property damage claim of Advanced Plating, Inc. against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $71,375.27, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
WHEREAS, on August 25, 2018, a fire occurred at 1425 Cowan Court causing substantial damage to the primary business location of Advanced Plating, Inc.; and,
WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Water and Sewer Department had been requested to turn off the water at the Advanced Plating, Inc. location, but did not do so for approximately 36 hours after the fire resulting in contaminated water runoff and extensive property damage; and,
WHEREAS, after investigation, the Department of Law believes the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government, and recommends that Advanced Plating, Inc.’s claims be compromised and settled for a total of $71,375.27, and that this amount be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1: The Metropolitan Department of Law is authorized to compromise and settle the property damage claim of Advanced Plating, Inc. for the sum of $71,375.27, with said amount to be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
Section 2: This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Introduced January 15, 2019
AdoptedJanuary 15, 2019
ApprovedJanuary 16, 2019
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Last Modified: 01/31/2019 9:10 AM