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Bill BL2019-1710

An ordinance to amend the Geographic Information Systems Street and Alley Centerline Layer for the Metropolitan Government of  Nashville and Davidson County by abandoning a portion of  Alley #1838 right-of-way (Proposal No. 2019M-014AB-001).

WHEREAS, it is the desire of all the abutting property owners that said abandonment of right-of-way be accomplished; and,

WHEREAS, the abandonment has been requested by Cruzen Street Properties, applicant; and,

WHEREAS, there is no future need for said right-of-way for Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County purposes.


Section 1. That the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Street and Alley Centerline Layer for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, as enacted by Ordinance No. 2018-1444 be and hereby is amended, as follows:

Alley #1838 from the dead end of the right-of-way at north property line of Map 11808021000, northwestward approximately 101 feet all of which is more particularly described by lines, words and figures on the sketch which is attached to and made a part of this ordinance as though copied herein, is hereby abandoned.

Section 2. That easements are herein retained by The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, its agents, servants, and/or contractors and utility companies operating under franchise(s) from the Metropolitan Government for the right to enter, construct, operate, maintain, repair, rebuild, enlarge, and patrol its now existing or future utilities, including drainage facilities, together with their appurtenances, and to do any and all things necessary and incidental thereto.

Section 3. In the event there is proposed any construction over, above, or under said existing utilities, that said construction shall have the approval of the Director of Public Works and/or the Director of Water and Sewerage Services, together with the approval of any other pertinent departments of the Metropolitan Government or other governmental agency, including the Nashville Electric Service.

Section 4. That the Director of the Department of Public Works be and hereby is authorized and directed, upon the enactment and approval of this ordinance, to cause said change to be made on said GIS Centerline Record as set out in Section 1 of this ordinance, and to make notation thereon of reference to the date of passage and approval of this amendatory ordinance.

Section 5. Amendments to this legislation may be approved by resolution.

Section 6. This ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.


Colby Sledge, Freddie O'Connell, Fabian Bedne

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Legislative History

IntroducedJune 18, 2019

Passed First ReadingJune 18, 2019

Referred toPlanning Commission - Approved
Planning, Zoning, and Historical Committee
Public Works Committee
Traffic and Parking Commission

Passed Second ReadingJuly 2, 2019

Passed Third ReadingJuly 16, 2019

ApprovedJuly 17, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 07/26/2019 10:10 AM