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File #: RS2021-877    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/2/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 4/20/2021 Final action: 4/20/2021
Title: A resolution approving a contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Republic Services, Inc. for the provision and collection of waste and recycling containers in addition to the repair and purchase of waste and recycling bins on an as needed basis.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Bob Nash, Joy Styles
Attachments: 1. RS2021-877 Exhibit
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A resolution approving a contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Republic Services, Inc. for the provision and collection of waste and recycling containers in addition to the repair and purchase of waste and recycling bins on an as needed basis.

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WHEREAS, pursuant to section 2.01 of the Metropolitan Charter, the Metropolitan Government has the authority to "collect and dispose of garbage and other refuse within the urban services district"; and,
WHEREAS, pursuant to its authority under section 2.01 of the Metropolitan Charter, The Metropolitan Government proposes to contract with Republic Services, Inc. to provide municipal solid waste collection services within the urban services district; and,
WHEREAS, Section 4.12.220 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws calls for Council approval by Resolution of certain contracts "providing for the collection, transportation and/or disposal of solid waste"; and,
WHEREAS, approval of the contract will benefit the citizens of Davidson County by providing an economical and efficient means of collecting municipal solid waste.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. The contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Republic Services, Inc., attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.
Section 2. Any amendments, renewals, or extension of the terms of the contract must be approved by resolution of the Metropolitan Council.
Section 3. This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Agenda Analysis

Analysis

This resolution approves a contract with Republic Services, Inc. for the provision and collection of waste and recycling containers for Metro facilities, as well as the repair and purchase of waste and recycling bins on an as needed ba...

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