An ordinance authorizing The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County to regulate the commercial use of pedicab and pedal carriages within certain portions of Nashville and Davidson County, and to amend Title 6 of the Metropolitan Code to provide for such regulations.

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Sponsored by: Anthony Davis

Amendment No. 1
Ordinance No. BL2014-925

Madam President:

I move to amend Ordinance No. BL2014-925 as follows:

1. By deleting the final recital clause and substituting with the following:

“WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Council recognizes that the topography in Nashville necessitates electric motor assistance for pedicabs and pedal carriages to safely navigate up hills, and it is in the interest of public safety and welfare that the council desires to permit electric motor assistance for pedicabs and pedal carriages.”

2. By amending Section 1 by adding the following provision at the end of Section 6.75.320.B.:

“If electric motor assistance is installed, it must meet all manufacturer standards and be inspected by a certified mechanic on an annual basis.”

Sponsored by: Anthony Davis


Introduced: November 4, 2014
Passed First Reading: November 4, 2014
Referred to: Budget & Finance Committee
Convention & Tourism Committee
Public Works Committee
Traffic, Parking and Transportation Committee
Deferred: November 18, 2014
Amended: December 2, 2014
Passed Second Reading: December 2, 2014
Passed Third Reading: December 16, 2014
Approved: December 17, 2014
By: mayor's signature

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