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File #: RS2021-774    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/4/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 2/16/2021 Final action: 2/16/2021
Title: A resolution authorizing the Director of Public Property, or designee, to exercise option agreements for the purchase of three flood-prone properties, located on Madison Boulevard, for Metro Water Services (MWS Project No. 17WS0001 and Proposal No. 2021M-002PR-001).
Sponsors: Emily Benedict, Kyonzte Toombs, Kathleen Murphy, Bob Nash
Attachments: 1. RS2021-774 Exhibit, 2. RS2021-774 Exhibit, 3. RS2021-774 Exhibit
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A resolution authorizing the Director of Public Property, or designee, to exercise option agreements for the purchase of three flood-prone properties, located on Madison Boulevard, for Metro Water Services (MWS Project No. 17WS0001 and Proposal No. 2021M-002PR-001).
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WHEREAS, it is in the public interest for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County to acquire certain flood-prone property; and,
WHEREAS, the properties located at 723, 727 and 731 Madison Boulevard are flood-prone; and,
WHEREAS, Section 2.24.250(F) of the Metropolitan Code of Laws provides:
Where land in fee simple is being purchased for purposes other than for rights-of-way for highways, streets, roads, alleys and other places for vehicular traffic, the director of public property administration shall negotiate for the purchase of such property and seek to obtain from the owner an option to sell to the Metropolitan government at a fixed price, subject to the approval of the Metropolitan Council by resolution, and no purchase shall be consummated until it has been so approved by the Metropolitan Council; and,
WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of the agreements attached hereto and incorporated herein as Exhibits 1-3, the Metropolitan Government holds an Options to purchase certain real properties as shown in Section 1 below; and,
WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Planning Commission approved mandatory referral No. 2021M-002PR-001 on January 28, 2021, for acquisition of the properties; and,
WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the citizens of Nashville and Davidson County to approve the purchase of said property.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. The Director of Public Property, or designee, is hereby authorized to exercise the options to purchase three flood-prone properties located at 723, 727 and 731 Madison Boulevard as shown and described on Exhibits 1-3, which are attached hereto and incor...

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