ORDINANCE NO. BL2002-1131
authorizing the Director of the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation to
enter into a lease agreement with the State of Tennessee for certain property
located at the Ellington Agriculture Center on Edmondson Pike for use as a public
Whereas, the Metropolitan Charter authorizes the Metropolitan Government to lease property; and
Whereas, pursuant to the agreement (the “Agreement”) attached as Exhibit A and incorporated into this bill by reference, the State of Tennessee proposes to lease to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation, a parcel of property on Edmondson Pike (the “Property”) for public recreational activities; and
Whereas, approval of the Agreement will help to enhance the recreational opportunities available for Nashville’s citizens.
Now, therefore, be it enacted by the Council of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County:
Section 1. The Agreement (Exhibit A) between the State of Tennessee and the Metropolitan Government, acting through Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation, is hereby approved, and the Director of the Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation is authorized to execute it.
Section 2. Any amendment to the Agreement must be approved by resolution of the Metropolitan Council receiving at least 21 affirmative votes.
Section 3. This
ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan
Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Sponsored By: Edward Whitmore, Craig Jenkins
|Introduced:||July 16, 2002|
|Passed First Reading:||July 16, 2002|
Commission - Approved 6-0 (07/25/02)
Budget & Finance Committee
Parks & Recreation Committee
Planning & Zoning Committee
|Passed Second Reading:||August 6, 2002|
|Passed Third Reading:||August 20, 2002|
|Approved:||August 21, 2002|