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Resolution RS2020-204

A resolution approving an Intergovernmental Agreement by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through its Department of Public Works, for the reimbursement of railroad crossing safety improvements at Andrew Jackson Parkway (03287), Railroad Crossing #348692G, State Project No: 19960-2568-94, Federal Project No: HSIP-R-3287(10), PIN 127634.00 (Proposal No. 2020M-003AG-001).

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation (“TDOT”) has programmed safety funds for the improvement of various railroad crossings throughout Davidson County; and,

WHEREAS, TDOT has directed The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (“METRO”), acting by and through its Department of Public Works, to construct the Railroad Crossing Approaches Project at Andrew Jackson Parkway (03287), Railroad Crossing #348692G, State Project No: 19960-2568-94, Federal Project No: HSIP-R-3287(10), PIN 127634.00; and,

WHEREAS, METRO agrees to cooperate with TDOT as described in said agreement, attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated by reference, so that said construction can occur; and,

WHEREAS, the project estimate is $[reacted] in which the total cost is to be split 10% Metro, or $[redacted], and 90% for TDOT, or $[redacted]; and,

WHEREAS, Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 12-9-104(a)(2)(b), authorizes The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to approve an agreement with TDOT by resolution; and,

WHEREAS, it is in the interest of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this construction be carried out.

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

Section 1. That the Agreement with TDOT, attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated herein by reference, for railroad crossing safety improvements at Andrew Jackson Parkway (03287), Railroad Crossing #348692G, State Project No: 19960-2568-94, Federal Project No: HSIP-R-3287(10), PIN 127634.00, is hereby approved, and that the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. That this resolution 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, Angie Henderson

Legislative History

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

IntroducedFebruary 18, 2020

AdoptedFebruary 18, 2020

ApprovedFebruary 19, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 02/20/2020 2:08 PM