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File #: BL2021-870    Name:
Type: Bill (Ordinance) Status: Passed
File created: 8/27/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 10/5/2021 Final action: 10/5/2021
Title: An ordinance approving a documentary film agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Eureka Entertainment, LLC.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Jennifer Gamble
Attachments: 1. BL2021-870 Agreement Exhibit
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An ordinance approving a documentary film agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Eureka Entertainment, LLC.
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WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government wishes to encourage and accommodate the film industry and its activities within the area of the Metropolitan Government; and,
WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government departments, offices, elected officials, and employees involved in this documentary project support the filming of this documentary program currently entitled "Justice USA"; and,
WHEREAS, approval of this agreement is in the best interest of the citizens of Davidson County.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That the agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and Eureka Entertainment, LLC, attached hereto as Exhibit 1, is hereby approved.
Section 2. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Agenda Analysis
Analysis

This ordinance approves an agreement between the Metropolitan Government and Davidson County and Eureka Entertainment, LLC (Eureka), related to a documentary film project in which Metropolitan Government departments, offices, elected officials, and employees plan to participate, entitled "Justice USA". The agreement authorizes Eureka to use certain sites, including the Downtown Detention Center, Behavioral Care Center, Birch Building, Public Defender offices, and other sites for the production of the documentary. Eureka would have access to these sites from commencement of filming until completion of filming, and may return on dates which Metro and Eureka agree. Eureka agrees to leave all sites in substantially the same condition and as clean and orderly as when found. Metro can require Eureka to stop filming in the event of an emergency or unforeseen urgent eve...

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