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Agenda


Metropolitan Council Meeting
Tuesday, December 2, 2008
6:30 p.m. Council Chamber
Metropolitan Courthouse


Call to Order and Invocation

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Approval of Minutes

- ELECTIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS -

Fire and Building Code Appeals Board
Appointment of Mr. Thomas Lipscomb for a term expiring March 1, 2010.
Mr. Lipscomb will fill the unexpired term of Mr. Greg Page as the building and construction representative.

Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency
Reappointment of Mr. Melvin Black for a term expiring November 5, 2013.

Transportation Licensing Commission
Appointment of Mr. Quenton White for a term expiring October 10, 2010.

Wastewater Hearing Authority
Reappointment of Dr. Edward Thackston for a term expiring October 1, 2010.

- RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-555 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution appropriating the amount of $73,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Juvenile Court of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-556 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution appropriating the amount of $ 100,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Department of Health of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-557 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution appropriating the amount of $726,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Information Technology Services Department of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-558 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Parks & Library Committees

A resolution appropriating the amount of $750,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Parks and Recreation Department of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-559 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution appropriating the amount of $500,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Nashville Fire Department of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-560 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution appropriating the amount of $500,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Nashville Police Department of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-561 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Parks & Library Committees

A resolution appropriating the amount of $1,000,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Nashville Public Library of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-562 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution appropriating the amount of $375,000.00 from the General Fund Reserve Fund for the purchase of equipment and building repairs for the Department of General Services of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-563 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Administrative Office of the Courts, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the State Trial Courts, for mediation services for divorce cases involving minor children.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-564 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to provide treatment for 15 non-violent methamphetamine addicts to be housed at the Davidson County Drug Court residential program.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-565 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Personnel Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to make resources available for on the job training of new and existing Asurion employees (09-09-FY9-2FT-STATE).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-566 (Matthews, Forkum, Toler)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

A resolution approving a grant agreement between the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, and the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Public Works Department, for construction/repair on the Dry Creek Bridge on Dry Fork Road under the State Aid Bridge Program, Project No. 19-455-3408-04.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-567 (Forkum, Durbin)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to a grant from the Tennessee Department of Human Services to the Metropolitan Action Commission for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) to provide financial assistance with heating/cooling costs including funds available to leverage against non-federal sources for eligible customers.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-568 (Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement by and between the United States Army Reserve and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to provide for joint recruitment efforts.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-569 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
Parks and Public Safety Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the United States Department of Justice to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Police, Sheriff, and Parks Departments for fifty percent of the funding for 35 bulletproof vests.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-570 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Transportation, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to enhance the enforcement of the driving under the influence initiative to reduce traffic fatalities.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-571 (Forkum, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the Target Corporation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to purchase global positioning units (GPS) and digital cameras for the Hermitage Precinct Flex Unit.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-572 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement by and between the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by and through the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, for reimbursement of expenses related to Operation SLOT.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-573 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an application for a 2008 Homeland Security Grant from the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management, for homeland security projects.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-574 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the State of Tennessee, by and through the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to accept grant funds to be distributed between the various counties in Urban Area/ Homeland Security District 5 for homeland security projects.

- BILLS ON INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING -

BILL NO. BL2008-322 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission (6-0)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
187-9, 154, 155, 178 Turner Farms, LLC
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering Associates, Inc.

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS10 to SP zoning properties located at 6943 and 6947 Burkitt Road and Burkitt Road (unnumbered), approximately 4,200 feet east of Nolensville Pike (46.63 acres), to permit the development of 64 single-family, 80 attached cottage, and 40 townhome units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-024G-12).

BILL NO. BL2008-349 (Page)

An ordinance amending Chapter 7.08 of the Metropolitan Code to provide that an applicant is prohibited from obtaining a beer permit if he/she has been released from incarceration within the past ten years for conviction of certain crimes, and to clarify that beer must be purchased directly from an authorized wholesaler before it can be resold.

BILL NO. BL2008-350 (Hodge, Evans)

An ordinance amending Title 10 of the Metropolitan Code to adopt the 2006 International Fire Code, and amendments thereto.

BILL NO. BL2008-351 (Gotto)

An ordinance amending Chapter 12.76 of the Metropolitan Code to provide maintenance standards for bridges owned or maintained by railroad companies.

BILL NO. BL2008-352 (Crafton)

An ordinance amending Chapters 15.20 and 15.36 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the amount of water and sewer capacity charges.

BILL NO. BL2008-353 (Bennett, Forkum)

An ordinance approving a contract for services performed by The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the Emergency Communications District for Nashville, Davidson County, for reimbursement of $4,900.00, plus reimbursement of training costs for Emergency Communications personnel.

BILL NO. BL2008-354 (Matthews)
Approved by Planning Commission (7-0-1)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
69 Part of Parcels 74 & 75 Samara Farms LLC
Requested by: Dale & Associates

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS15 to AR2a (18.35 acres) and from AR2a to CS (3.2 acres) and IWD (18.6 acres) zoning a portion of properties located at 3952 Stewarts Lane and Stewarts Lane (unnumbered), approximately 1,725 feet south of Ashland City Highway (40.15 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-084U-03).

BILL NO. BL2008-355 (Evans)
Disapproved by Planning Commission (6-1)
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
114-186 Sherry Carney Rogers

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from CL to R20 zoning property located at 566 Old Hickory Boulevard, approximately 1,100 feet south of Tolbert Road (1.97 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-083G-06).

BILL NO. BL2008-356 (Harrison)
Approved by Planning Commission (6-0)
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
71-2 Part of Parcel 4 Calligan Family Limited Partnership

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R8 to IWD zoning a portion of property at 2432 Brick Church Pike, approximately 1,870 feet north of West Trinity Lane (4.0 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-072U-03).

BILL NO. BL2008-357 (McGuire)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
117-12 Various Parcels, Various Owners
117-12-0-C Parcels 1, 2, 3 Various Owners
Requested by: Councilman McGuire

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R10 to RS10 zoning various properties located along Clairmont Place, between Belmont Boulevard and Woodmont Boulevard (14.84 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-092U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-358 (Craddock)
Approved by Planning Commission (8-0)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
61-3-205 Home Depot USA, Inc.
Requested by: Sain Associates

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by amending the Home Depot Planned Unit Development Overlay, approved by Council Bill BL2005-881, located at Gallatin Pike (unnumbered), at the northwest corner of Gallatin Pike and Joyce Lane, classified SCR (1.81 acres), to delete Condition #20 restricting access to Joyce Lane and to allow for the development of a 4,952 square foot financial institution, replacing two 3,600 square foot restaurants, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2005P-027U-05).

BILL NO. BL2008-359 (Ryman)
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
33-116 Timothy & Shelley Tinnin

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from CS to IWD zoning property located at 1216 Dickerson Pike, approximately 830 feet east of W. Campbell Road (1.84 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-093G-02).

BILL NO. BL2008-360 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission (8-0)
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
172-9-0-A-98 Kathy Harriman

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by canceling a portion of the Banbury Crossing Planned Unit Residential Development district located on a portion of property at 5999 Edmondson Pike, approximately 180 feet north of Mt. Pisgah Road, zoned R40, (4.2 acres) all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 96P-007G-12).

BILL NO. BL2008-361 (Harrison)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
71-1 Part of Parcel 87 Greater Grace Temple Community Church
Requested by: Councilman Harrison

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from CL to RS7.5 zoning a portion of property located at 415 W. Trinity Lane, approximately 560 feet west of Monticello Drive (4.10 acres), all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-085U-03).

BILL NO. BL2008-362 (McGuire)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
117-15-47, 153 HDJ Capital Partners Ltd & Water’s Edge Limited Partnership et al
Requested by: Councilman McGuire

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by amending the existing Green Hills Urban Design Overlay (UDO) District to add properties located at 2000 and 2002 Richard Jones Road, approximately 500 feet east of Hillsboro Pike (7.21 acres), zoned SP and OR20, to require all provisions of the Green Hills UDO to apply to these properties, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No.2002UD-001U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-363 (Moore)
Map & Parcel No./Owner/Requested by:
106-1-55 & 57 Urban Housing Solutions Inc.

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from CS to SP zoning for properties located at 416 Murfreesboro Pike and 811 Elm Hill Pike, approximately 1,135 feet west of Fesslers Lane (0.37 acres), to permit a boarding house with 32 living units with kitchens in an existing 32 room motel facility, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-031U-11).

BILL NO. BL2008-364 (Toler)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
116-3-15, 27 Abe’s Garden
Requested by: Barge Cauthen & Associates

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from R10 and RM20 to SP zoning properties located at 115 Woodmont Boulevard, approximately 775 feet south of Harding Pike (7.41 acres), to permit Abe's Garden at Park Manor, an independent living, assisted-care and nursing home facility consisting of three residential buildings comprised of a proposed 2-story south building containing a senior day-care facility and 80 beds, an existing 7-story central tower containing 32 beds and 85 units, and a proposed 10-story north tower containing 99 units, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-030U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-365 (Hodge)

An ordinance amending Section 17.04.060 of Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, amending the definition of “automobile repair” and “automobile service” as it relates to the number of days in which vehicles being repaired or serviced may remain on the premises (Proposal No. 2008Z-091T).

- BILLS ON SECOND READING -

BILL NO. BL2008-258 (Crafton)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Codes Committees

An ordinance amending Chapter 16.28 of the Metropolitan Code to impose an additional fee for building permits for construction or demolition projects within historic zoning overlays.

BILL NO. BL2008-298 (Tygard, Wilhoite)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Personnel Committees

An ordinance amending Section 3.40.050 of the Metropolitan Code to provide a minimum service pension benefit for employees with at least five years credited service from and after September 1, 2005.

BILL NO. BL2008-306 (Jameson, Duvall)
Referred to Public Safety Committee

An ordinance amending Section 11.12.070 of the Metropolitan Code, Excessive Noise, to add noise restrictions within the downtown area.

SUBSTITUTE BILL NO. BL2008-324 (Harrison)
Approved by Planning Commission (8-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
59-63, 195 Ewing Creek, LLC
Requested by: Dale & Associates

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from RS7.5, R8, and CS to SP zoning properties located at 2832 Whites Creek Pike and Rowan Drive (unnumbered), approximately 1,510 feet south of Briley Parkway (91.97 acres), to permit the development of a retail, office, warehouse and industrial campus and open space, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-025U-03).

BILL NO. BL2008-328 (Barry, Jameson & others)
Approved by Planning Commission (8-0)
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance amending Chapters 17.24 of Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, to make the tree density requirements applicable to certain residential development, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-089T).

BILL NO. BL2008-344 (Page, Toler, Jameson)
Referred to Public Safety Committee

An ordinance amending Chapter 6.06 of the Metropolitan Code to amend the definition of “after hours establishment”, and to prohibit such establishments from allowing the consumption of alcoholic beverages upon the premises.

BILL NO. BL2008-345 (Toler, Evans & others)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance amending Title 15 of the Metropolitan Code to create a stormwater master planning district.

BILL NO. BL2008-346 (Toler, Gotto)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance adopting the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (Proposal No. 2008M-182).

BILL NO. BL2008-347 (Harrison, Toler & others)
Approved by Planning Commission
Referred to Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing the acceptance of certain easements for stormwater projects located at 1515 Lebanon Pike, 820 Dominican Drive, Highway 70 South, 2406 Crestmoor Road, 3514 Pin Hook Road, 3334 Hamilton Church Road, 901 South 5th Street, 7201 Charlotte Pike, 726 Old Hickory Boulevard, 6509 Charlotte Pike, 8400 Highway 100, 1900 Belmont Boulevard, 2321 Crestmoor Road, 1608 County Hospital Road, 841 Briley Parkway, 6000 Highway 100, 3300 Elm Hill Pike, 5820 Nolensville Pike, 7100 Highway 70 South, 5621 Charlotte Pike, 310 Oceola Avenue, Hicks Road, 4540 Trousdale Drive, Dickerson Pike, and 2440 Music Valley Drive.

BILL NO. BL2008-348 (Claiborne)
Approved by Planning Commission
and Traffic & Parking Commission (5-0)
Referred to Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Barge Cauthen & Associates

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Century Boulevard right-of-way (Proposal Number 2008M-169U-14).

- BILLS ON THIRD READING -

BILL NO. BL2008-299 (Page, Jameson & others)
(As Amended)
Approved by Planning Commission (8-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee

An ordinance amending Chapters 17.04 and 17.08 of Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, to create “after hours establishment” as a use permitted with conditions, and to provide restrictions and conditions regarding the location of after hours establishments, all of which is more particularly described herein (Proposal No. 2008Z-082T).

BILL NO. BL2008-307 (Cole, Jameson & others)
Approved by Traffic & Parking Commission (7-0)
Public Safety and Traffic & Parking Committees

An ordinance amending Chapters 12.40 and 12.60 of the Metropolitan Code to prohibit the parking of motor vehicles within bicycle lanes.

BILL NO. BL2008-329 (Gilmore)
Approved by Planning Commission (6-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
92-12-470, 472, 477; 92-16-156 Concord Hospitality, Inc.
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering Associates, Inc.

An ordinance to amend Title 17 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws, the Zoning Ordinance of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by changing from CF to SP zoning for properties located at 1800 and 1806 West End Avenue and 1801 and 1807 Hayes Street, at the northwest corner of West End Avenue and 18th Avenue North (1.36 acres), to permit the development of a 190,033 square foot, 8-story mixed-use building containing hotel, restaurant and financial institution space, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-021U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-330 (Moore)
Approved by Personnel
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance amending Title 2, Chapter 2.128 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws to broaden the necessary qualifications for Executive Director of the Historical Commission.

BILL NO. BL2008-331 (Durbin)
Approved by Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committee

An ordinance amending Chapter 10.18 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws pertaining to the prohibition of smoking in Metropolitan buildings.

BILL NO. BL2008-332 (Hodge)
Re-referred to Codes Committee

An ordinance amending Section 10.64.015 of the Metropolitan Code to exempt certain group homes from the required installation of sprinklers when the homes’ occupants can evacuate promptly.

BILL NO. BL2008-335 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance abandoning an 8” sanitary sewer line and easement and the 10”, 8” and 4” water lines and easements in connection with Project 07-SL-0128 and 07-WL-0080, Carothers Crossing, Phase 3, Section 1, shown on Map 188, Parcels 4, 5, 33, 36, 182, and 183, located at 7156, 7107, 7176, 7140 Carothers Road, authorizing the execution of the documents to carry out said transaction (Proposal No. 2008M-093G-12).

BILL NO. BL2008-336 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance abandoning an 8 inch sanitary sewer line and easement and replacing such with an 8 inch sanitary sewer and easement in connection Project 07-SL-0192, 3717 West End Subdivision, shown on Map 104-09, Parcels 180 and 277, 3717 West End Avenue and authorizing the execution of the documents to carry out said transaction (Proposal No. 2008M-114U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-337 (Gilmore, Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance abandoning an 8 inch sanitary sewer line and easement and installing a manhole in connection Project 08-SL-0057, shown on Map 093-09, Parcels 293-297, 1200 Laurel Street and authorizing the execution of the documents to carry out said transaction (Proposal No. 2008M-138U-9).

BILL NO. BL2008-338 (Gilmore, Langster, Harrison)
(As Amended)
Approved by Federal Grants Review Committee

An ordinance authorizing the Metropolitan Mayor to submit an Annual Update to the Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development programs to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

BILL NO. BL2008-339 (Matthews, Toler, Forkum)
Approved by Planning Commission
Budget & Finance, Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing the acquisition of certain right-of-way easements and construction easements by negotiation or condemnation for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government, initially for purposes of the Public Works Department Project No. 08-B-01, Cato Road Bridge (Proposal No. 2008M-152G-3).

BILL NO. BL2008-340 (Toler, Forkum)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance approving and accepting a contribution in the amount of $110,000 from Murphy Development, LLC for purposes of Transportation Infrastructure Improvements in the Swiss Avenue Area.

BILL NO. BL2008-341 (Toler, Forkum)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance approving and accepting a contribution in the amount of $133,500 from Centex Homes for purposes of Transportation Infrastructure Improvements in the Southeast Infrastructure Deficiency Area associated with the Carter Property (Proposal No. 2006SP-112G-12).

BILL NO. BL2008-342 (Durbin)
Approved by Planning Commission
Traffic & Parking Commission (5-0)
Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Littlejohn Engineering Associates

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Acklen Avenue right-of-way (Proposal No. 2008M-173U-10).

BILL NO. BL2008-343 (Gilmore, Langster)
Disapproved by Planning Commission (4-2)
and Traffic & Parking Commission (5-2)
Approved by Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Spruce Street Baptist Church

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by abandoning a portion of Alley No. 616 right-of-way (Proposal Number 2008M-049U-8).

- MEMORIALIZING RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-553 (Hunt, Harrison & others)
Re-referred to Planning & Zoning Committee

A resolution requesting the Metropolitan Planning Department to develop a plan for the equitable distribution of affordable housing throughout Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-554 (Wilhoite)
Referred to Rules Committee

A resolution requesting the citizens of Nashville and Davidson County to sign the T. Boone Pickens’ Energy Independence Plan pledge and encouraging everyone to support this plan.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-575 (Murray)
Referred to Transportation Committee

A resolution supporting efforts pursuing dedicated funding for public transportation in the Nashville region.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2008-576 (Stanley)
Referred to Public Works
and Traffic & Parking Committees

A resolution requesting the Davidson County Delegation to the Tennessee General Assembly to introduce and enact the necessary legislation to fund and complete the installation of a center turn lane designated for State Route 24 (Lebanon Pike) from Stewart’s Ferry Pike to Disspayne Drive to improve mobility and reduce delay associated with left turning vehicles.