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File #: RS2021-879    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 an intergovernmental agreement by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department (hereinafter "MNPD"), and the Tennessee Valley Authority (hereinafter "TVA") for extra-duty police services.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Jennifer Gamble
Attachments: 1. RS2021-879 Exhibit
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A resolution approving an intergovernmental agreement by and between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department (hereinafter "MNPD"), and the Tennessee Valley Authority (hereinafter "TVA") for extra-duty police services.
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WHEREAS, the TVA has identified a need for security and traffic control services near Exit 87 on Interstate 65; and,
WHEREAS, MNPD is able to provide extra-duty police services that would aid the TVA to address this need; and,
WHEREAS, the TVA and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the MNPD, desire to enter into an intergovernmental agreement and amendments to provide this service; and,
WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this intergovernmental agreement be approved.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1: That the intergovernmental agreement by and between the TVA and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, to provide extra-duty police services, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.
Section 2: That 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 an intergovernmental agreement between Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department for the use of off-duty police officers. Specifically, the agreement provides that the extra-duty officers will provide police presence and traffic control for a TVA project near Exit 87 on Interstate 65. All officers will be assigned exclusively through the Metro Police secondary employment unit ...

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