May 16, 2022



Nashville Metro Council invoice seeks to regulate social gathering cars, buses

A Metro Council bill submitted Friday aims to convey the significant get together motor vehicles that recurrent Decreased Broadway underneath area regulation, necessitating permits for motor vehicles and motorists, route approval and adherence to procedure criteria. 

The monthly bill would convey the autos — like party buses, tractors and mobile sizzling tubs — “into regulatory parity” with small autos already regulated by the city’s Transportation Licensing Fee, the bill’s writer, Council member Freddie O’Connell, wrote in a tweet.

It would also restrict open liquor containers in unenclosed automobiles in response to “a number of recent regarding incidents,” O’Connell wrote.

“As with too a lot of disruptive industries, the operators of lots of of these cars have exploited our legal framework and become even worse than nuisances they’ve turn out to be security hazards,” he wrote. “I am self-confident Metro has enough lawful authority to much better safeguard our residents and good quality of lifetime.”