A resolution approving an amendment to an agreement between the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County and the City of Forest Hills with respect to the performance of municipal functions.
WHEREAS, the City of Forest Hills is a satellite city located entirely within Davidson County, Tennessee; and,
WHEREAS, Section 18.15 of the Metropolitan Charter requires the Metropolitan Government to furnish satellite cities with governmental services comparable to the services provided in other parts of the General Services District; and,
WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. RS2013-693, the Metropolitan Government entered into an agreement (the “Agreement”) with the City of Forest Hills for the purposes of clarifying responsibility for the performance of certain municipal functions therein; and,
WHEREAS, the City of Forest Hills provides its own roadway maintenance, which is a service the Metropolitan Government provides to areas within the General Services District; and,
WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government and the City of Forest Hills propose to amend the Agreement to authorize the Metropolitan Government to reimburse Forest Hills for a portion of the roadway maintenance it provides; and,
WHEREAS, Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 12-9-101, et seq., authorizes the governing bodies of political subdivisions of the state to approve cooperative agreements by resolution; and,
WHEREAS, it is in the best interests of the Metropolitan Government that the amendment to the agreement attached and incorporated into this resolution as Exhibit A be approved.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That the proposed amendment to the agreement between the Metropolitan Government and the City of Forest Hills 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.
Angie Henderson, Kevin Rhoten, Freddie O'Connell
Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Works Committee
IntroducedNovember 6, 2018
AdoptedNovember 6, 2018
ApprovedNovember 13, 2018
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