A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Lurita Clay against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County in the amount of $6,500.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.
WHEREAS, on November 14, 2017, Lurita Clay was walking on the sidewalk in front of 333 Commerce Street when she tripped and fell on a metal grate that had been partially covered by a wooden board due to the removal of a tree, resulting in personal injury to Ms. Clay; and,
WHEREAS, after investigation, the 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 the personal injury claim of Lurita Clay be compromised and settled for a total of $6,500.00, 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 claim of Lurita Clay for the sum of $6,500.00 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.
Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
IntroducedJune 19, 2018
AdoptedJune 19, 2018
ApprovedJune 20, 2018
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