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Resolution RS2018-1141

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claims of Tamyra Nash and Timothy Nash against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $50,000, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

WHEREAS, on November 23, 2014, Tamyra Nash tripped and fell in a pothole located in the crosswalk of Fifth Avenue North at Broadway, causing her personal injury; and,

WHEREAS, after investigation, the Metropolitan Department of Law believes that the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government; and recommends that any and all claims or causes of action brought or that could have been brought by Tamyra Nash and Timothy Nash related to the events detailed above, be compromised and settled for $50,000, 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 personal injury claims of Tamyra Nash and Timothy Nash for the sum of $50,000 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.

Sponsor(s)

Tanaka Vercher

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedApril 17, 2018

AdoptedApril 17, 2018

ApprovedApril 18, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/25/2018 2:12 PM