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Agenda


Metropolitan Council Meeting
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
6:30 p.m. Council Chamber
Metropolitan Courthouse


Call to Order and Invocation

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Approval of Minutes

- ELECTIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS -

Cheatham County Rail Authority
Election to fill a two-year term. Nominee: Edith T. Langster

Nashville & Eastern Rail Authority
Election to fill a two-year term. Nominee: Jim Gotto

Arts Commission
Appointment of Ms. Diane Webb for a term expiring January 1, 2013.
Ms. Webb will fill the unexpired term of Mr. Eddie George.

Wastewater Hearing Authority
Appointment of Mr. M. Shaw Flippen, Jr. for a term expiring October 1, 2014.
Mr. Flippen will serve as a representative of Major Industry.

- RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-609 (Forkum, Todd)
Approved by Planning Commission
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Parks Committees

A resolution authorizing the Director of Public Property to exercise an option to purchase real property (Map 74, Parcel 43 and Map 63, Parcels 87 and 91) to be used by Parks and Recreation as part of E. N. Peeler Park (Proposal No. 2009M-001PR-001).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-632 (Gilmore)
Referred to Federal Grants Review Committee

A resolution appropriating $590,000 in Community Development Block Grant Funds for Streetscape Improvements in the 8th and Lafayette (SoBro) Neighborhood Strategy Area.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-633 (Forkum)
Referred Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution approving an application for a Major Cultural Institutions Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Arts Commission, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-634 (Forkum, Toler)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Parks & Library Committees

A resolution approving an application for an ICMA Public Library Innovation Grant from the International City/County Management Association to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-635 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Personnel Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to 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 provide program funds for cross-training Zeledyne, LLC employees for glass building projects (08-09-FY8-2SS-RSPNC).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-636 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Personnel Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to 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 provide administrative funds for cross-training Zeledyne, LLC employees for glass building projects (08-09-FY8-6MN-STATE).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-637 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Personnel Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Labor and Workforce Development, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to assist the Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union No. 177 with training costs for entry-level applicants (08-09-FY8-1AP-RSPNC).

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-638 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution accepting a donation from Fred’s Inc. “Hero Hats” Program to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County for the use and benefit of the Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-639 (Bennett, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an application for a Gang Resistance Education and Training Program Grant from the United States Department of Justice to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-640 (Forkum, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving an application for the Polaris Ranger Donation Program of the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, for an ATV to be used by the Special Operations/Hazardous Devices Unit.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-641 (Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
Health, Hospitals & Social Services
and Public Safety Committees

A resolution approving a contract amendment with Stericycle, Inc. to add one additional location for the collection of medical waste.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-642 (McGuire, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Health, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide health promotion services to Davidson County residents.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-643 (McGuire, Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, for air pollution control.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-644 (Forkum, McGuire)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

A resolution approving an amendment to a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to enhance access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care for low income individuals and families with HIV disease.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-645 (Forkum, Toler)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

A resolution accepting a grant from the Coca Cola Company Recycling Bin Grant Program to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Public Works Department, for 75 Type 2 Special Event Recycling Bins.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-646 (Toler)
Referred to Public Works Committee

A resolution classifying public roads in Davidson County, Tennessee.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-647 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the Metropolitan Government’s property damage claim against Alford L. Williams.

- BILLS ON INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING -

BILL NO. BL2009-404 (Murray)

An ordinance amending Chapter 2.64 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the employment of former members of Metropolitan Government Boards and Commissions.

BILL NO. BL2009-405 (Forkum)

An ordinance amending Title 3 of the Metropolitan Code by authorizing in-line-of-duty medical treatment for Metropolitan Government employees who are not regularly employed.

BILL NO. BL2009-406 (Craddock, Gotto)

An ordinance amending Section 12.40.200 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the starting of parked vehicles.

BILL NO. BL2009-407 (Forkum Toler & others)

An ordinance amending sections 15.20.045(A), 15.20.050, 15.32.020, 15.32.190(B), 15.36.040(A), 15.36.070, 15.44.020, 15.64.010, 15.64.015, 15.64.020, 15.64.031, 15.64.032 and 15.64.033 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws.

BILL NO. BL2009-408 (Bennett)
Approved by Planning Commission

An ordinance approving a license agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Police Department, and Opryland Entertainment Company for the use of a boat ramp on the Cumberland River (Proposal No. 2009M-001OT-001).

BILL NO. BL2009-409 (Barry, Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission

An ordinance abandoning an 8 inch water line and easement, and accepting a replacement 8 inch water line and easement, as shown on Map 104-12, Parcels 352 and 353, Project 08-WL-0080, Belmont University School of Pharmacy, 1510 Acklen Avenue and 1515 Wedgewood Avenue and authorizing the execution of any documents needed to execute the abandonment (Proposal No. 2008M-207U-10).

BILL NO. BL2009-410 (Murray)

An ordinance amending Chapter 17.16 of the Metropolitan Code, Zoning Regulations, to modify the land use development standards for "mobile vendor" as a use, all of which is more specifically described herein (Proposal No. 2009Z-002TX-001).

BILL NO. BL2009-411 (Mitchell)
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
155-122 Betty French & Mary & James Johnson
Requested by: Councilman Mitchell

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 Ordinance No. BL2005-543 to modify a condition pertaining to the restriction of access to Moss Road for property located at Highway 100 (unnumbered), approximately 775 feet south of Collins Road (6.03 acres), all of which is described herein (2009Z-015PR-001).

- BILLS ON SECOND READING -

BILL NO. BL2008-350 (Hodge, Burch, Evans)
Referred to Codes
and Public Safety Committees

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

BILL NO. BL2008-352 (Crafton)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

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. BL2009-382 (Claiborne, Bennett)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Health, Hospitals & Social Services Committees

An ordinance amending Chapter 8.04 of the Metropolitan Code pertaining to the fees for the impoundment and boarding of dogs running at large.

BILL NO. BL2009-383 (Forkum)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Public Safety Committees

An ordinance approving a contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence to provide enhanced victim notification services.

- BILLS ON THIRD READING -

BILL NO. BL2008-232 (Stanley)
Approved by Planning Commission (10-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
108-42.01, 43, 44, 44.01, 151 Thomas C. Scott, Trustee
Requested by: LandDesign, 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 cancelling the McCrory Creek Business Park Planned Unit Development located at 851 McCrory Creek Road, 2984 Elm Hill Pike, McCrory Creek Road (unnumbered) and Neilworth Lane (unnumbered), at the northeast corner of Elm Hill Pike and McCrory Creek Road (69.09 acres), zoned CS and approved for 735,000 square feet of office uses, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2005P-034G-14).

BILL NO. BL2008-233 (Stanley)
Approved by Planning Commission (10-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
96-45; 108-46 Thomas C. Scott, Trustee
Requested by: LandDesign, 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 cancelling a portion of the Niagara Place Planned Unit Development located at McCrory Creek Road (unnumbered) and Elm Hill Pike (unnumbered), at the end of Niagara Drive (25.08 acres), zoned R10 and approved for 90 single-family lots and proposed for Specific Plan zoning, all of which is described herein (Proposal No.110-84-G-14).

BILL NO. BL2008-234 (Stanley)
Approved by Planning Commission (10-0)
and Planning & Zoning Committee
Map & Parcel No./Owner:
96-20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 45, 46, 48
108-42.01, 43, 44, 44.1, 45, 47, 151 Thomas C. Scott, Trustee; M.C. Whitworth, Trustee;
Edward & Debra Lynn Crutchfield, Grassmere Partners, John Robert Seaborn, et ux
Requested by: LandDesign, 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 and R10 to SP zoning for the McCrory Creek development located at 559, 635, 637, 761, and 851 McCrory Creek Road, McCrory Creek Road (unnumbered), 2984 and 2998 Elm Hill Pike, Elm Hill Pike (unnumbered), and Neilworth Lane (unnumbered), on the south side of McCrory Creek Road north of I-40 (185.94 acres), zoning to permit 2,700,000 square feet office and retail/commercial space, all of which is described herein (Proposal No. 2008SP-013G-14).

BILL NO. BL2008-351 (Gotto)
Referred to Budget & Finance Committee
Disapproved by Codes
and Public Works Committees

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

BILL NO. BL2009-375 (Gilmore)
Approved by Planning Commission
ECD Board, Public Works, Traffic & Parking
and Planning & Zoning Committees
Requested by: Councilmember Gilmore

An ordinance to amend the Official Street and Alley Acceptance and Maintenance Map for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, by renaming a portion of Jackson Street as “Locklayer Street” (Proposal No. 2009M-001SR-001).

BILL NO. BL2009-376 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance abandoning an 8 inch sanitary sewer line and easement in connection Project 08-SL-0072, Centennial Medical Center, shown on Map 092-11, Parcel 377.00 and authorizing the execution of the documents to carry out said transaction (Proposal No. 2008M-178U-10).

BILL NO. BL2009-377 (Toler)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance abandoning an 8 inch sanitary sewer line and easement and one manhole and acceptance of a relocated 8 inch sanitary sewer line and easement and two manholes in connection Project 08-SL-0060, House of God-Keith Dominion TR. S., shown on Map 081-14, Parcels 001, 002, and 176, 2719 and 2717 West Heiman Street and authorizing the execution of the documents to carry out said transaction (Proposal No. 2008M-177U-8).

BILL NO. BL2009-378 (Harrison, Gotto & others)
Approved by Planning Commission
Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing the acceptance of certain easements for stormwater projects located at Tennyson Avenue, 2556 and 2560 Jordan Ridge Drive, 217 Donelson Pike, 1501 Corporate Place, 7661 Highway 70 South, 377 Athens Way, 744 East Argyle Avenue, 544 McMurray Drive, 110 One Mile Parkway, 2712 Shacklett Drive, 3544 Dickerson Pike, Tulip Grove Road, 7240 and 7254 Centennial Place, 2195 Nolensville Pike, East Campbell Road and 101 East Campbell Road, Briley Park Boulevard South and 3366 Briley Park Boulevard South, 1112 Brick Church Pike, 715 Massman Drive, 590 Cheron Road, 431 Old Hickory Boulevard, 105 Linda Court, 7100 Charlotte Pike, 4806 Trousdale Drive, and 104 Gupton Court.

BILL NO. BL2009-379 (Toler, Forkum, Ryman)
Approved by Planning Commission
Budget & Finance, Public Works
and Planning & Zoning Committees

An ordinance authorizing the acquisition of property in fee simple by negotiation or condemnation for use in public projects of the Metropolitan Government, initially with relation to Project Number 08-SC-0077, Dry Creek, 35 Edenwold Road and 51 Edenwold Road, Edenwold Road, and Myatt Drive (Proposal No. 2008M-176G-4).

BILL NO. BL2009-380 (Duvall, Forkum, Toler)
Approved by Budget & Finance
and Public Works Committees

An ordinance authorizing the Metropolitan Government to participate with Beazer Homes, Bradburn Villages Subdivision, to provide public pressure sewer extension through construction of sewerage pump station and force main for its development at Bradburn Village Subdivision.

- MEMORIALIZING RESOLUTIONS -

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-630 (Coleman, Claiborne)
Approved by Rules Committee

A resolution supporting House Bill 2474, currently pending in the Tennessee General Assembly, which would enable local legislative bodies to enact regulations pertaining to the location of telecommunication towers.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-648 (Evans, Jameson & others)
Referred to Public Works Committee

A resolution requesting The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to join as a signatory to Tennessee’s Water Blueprint.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-649 (Crafton)
Referred to Budget & Finance
and Convention & Tourism Committees

A resolution expressing the Metropolitan Council’s intent that the construction of the proposed downtown convention center and convention hotel be funded solely by revenue bonds that are not backed by the full faith and credit of the Metropolitan Government.

RESOLUTION NO. RS2009-650 (Harrison)
Referred to Rules Committee

A resolution approving a Sister City relationship with Mendoza, Republic of Argentina, and authorizing the Mayor to execute a Sister City Charter.