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Resolution RS2020-305

A resolution approving a Railroad Agreement between the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Public Works, and CSX Transportation, Inc. for the resurfacing and safety upgrades at SR-1, Pin No. 127300.01, State Project Nos. 19016-8208-14 and 19016-3208-94 (Proposal No. 2020M-006AG-001).

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation (“TDOT”) plans to undertake Project Pin Number 127300.01, resurfacing and safety upgrades, comprised of signs and pavement markings, at Mile Post 00N 0017.900, SR-1; US-70, from the Cheatham County Line to south of Harpeth Valley Road, at grade to CSXT Railroad Crossing DOT#348047K (“Project”); and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to the Railroad Agreement attached hereto as Exhibit A, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (“Metro”), TDOT and CSX Transportation Inc. (“CSX”) agree to cooperate in the construction of the Project; and,

WHEREAS, TDOT is funding 100% of the Project and Metro will be responsible for continued maintenance; and,

WHEREAS, BL2005-787 authorized agreements between Metro and CSX Transportation to be approved by Resolution of the Metropolitan Council; and,

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

WHEREAS, approval of this agreement will benefit the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

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

Section 1. That the Railroad Agreement between the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Public Works, and CSX Transportation, Inc. for the resurfacing and safety upgrades at SR-1, Pin No. 127300.01, State Project Nos. 19016-8208-14 and 19016-3208-94, attached hereto as Exhibit A, is hereby approved and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. 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)

Dave Rosenberg, Bob Mendes, Kathleen Murphy, Angie Henderson

Legislative History

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

IntroducedMay 5, 2020

AdoptedMay 5, 2020

ApprovedMay 6, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 05/25/2020 4:08 PM