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Resolution RS2019-142

A resolution approving an amendment to and extension of a contract between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Waste Industries of Tennessee, LLC to provide solid waste collection services for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

WHEREAS, Section 4.12.220 of the Metropolitan Code provides: “No contract providing for the collection, transportation and/or disposal of solid waste, whether temporary or permanent, which contracts provide for annual payment of five hundred thousand dollars or more, including unit price contracts, may be entered into unless and until such contract has been approved by resolution duly adopted by the council by twenty-one affirmative votes . . . ;” and,

WHEREAS, by Resolution Number RS2004-544 the Metropolitan Council approved Contract No. 15722 between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Waste Industries of Tennessee, LLC (the Contract); and,

WHEREAS, the Contract had an initial term expiring December 31, 2014, but provided for two additional extensions of five years each, the first of which, was already exercised, as approved by Amendment No. 1 to the Contract, approved by Resolution No. RS2014-1309, rendering the effective current expiration date of the Contract to be December 31, 2019; and,

WHEREAS, it is necessary and desired to extend the term of the contract by an additional five year period until December 31, 2024; and,

WHERAS, it is further necessary and desired to make certain other amendments to the Contract at this time; and,

WHEREAS, RS2004-544 provided: “Any amendments, renewals, or extension of the terms of the Agreements must be approved by Resolution of the Metropolitan Council . . . ;” and,

WHEREAS, approval of Amendment No. 2 to the Contract will benefit the citizens of Davidson County.

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

Section 1: That Amendment No. 2 to Contract No. 15722 between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Waste Industries of Tennessee, LLC, attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2: That 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)

Angie Henderson, Zachary Young

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Legislative History

IntroducedDecember 17, 2019

Referred toPublic Works Committee

AdoptedDecember 17, 2019

ApprovedDecember 20, 2019

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 12/20/2019 1:56 PM