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Resolution RS2020-452

A resolution supporting state legislation moving the Davidson-Wilson County lines to make certain parcels currently in Davidson County a part of Wilson County.

WHEREAS, certain parcels of property located in Davidson County along the Wilson County line, as shown on the list attached hereto as “Exhibit A”, have been requested by the property owner to be transferred to Wilson County; and

WHEREAS, a portion of the requesting property owner’s land is already located within Wilson County; and

WHEREAS, the parcels to be transferred do not have adequate ingress and egress for emergency responders and school buses from within Davidson County; and

WHEREAS, T.C.A. § 5-2-104 provides that all applications for state legislation changing county lines shall be accompanied by a resolution approved by two-thirds (2/3) of the county commissions affected by such boundary line change; and

WHEREAS, it is fitting and proper that the Metropolitan County Council support state legislation to move the Davidson-Wilson County line to make the properties identified on Exhibit A part of Wilson County.

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

Section 1. In accordance with T.C.A. § 5-2-104, the Metropolitan County Council hereby goes on record as supporting state legislation moving the Davidson-Wilson County line to make certain parcels currently within Davidson County, as shown on the attached Exhibit A, a part of Wilson County.

Section 2. The Metropolitan Clerk is directed to send a copy of this Resolution to each member of the Wilson County Board of Commissioners, as well as the Davidson and Wilson County Delegations to the Tennessee General Assembly.

Section 3. 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)

Larry Hagar

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Legislative History

Referred toPlanning, Zoning, and Historical Committee

IntroducedJuly 21, 2020

AdoptedJuly 21, 2020

ApprovedJuly 22, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 08/03/2020 2:09 PM