City e-scooter policies, data sharing agreements, applications, impound logs (Metropolitan Clerk's Office)

Lucas Smolcic Larson filed this request with the Metropolitan Clerk's Office of Nashville, TN.
Multi Request City e-scooter policies, data sharing agreements, applications, impound logs
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From: Carlton Purvis

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Tennessee Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

The following documents relating to the operation of electric scooter (e-scooter) sharing systems within your city:

- copies of regulations, policies, or ordinances governing the operation of e-scooters and/or e-scooter shares within city limits, on a permanent or pilot basis
- applications or requests by electronic scooter companies to operate within city limits, including all attachments, submitted between January 1st, 2017 and the date this request is fulfilled
- data sharing agreements between the city and any past or present e-scooter operators in effect between January 1, 2017 and the date this request is fulfilled
- impound lists, logs, or registers of electric scooters impounded by the city

Dockless e-scooter shares are operated by a variety of private companies, including but not limited to Bird Rides Inc., Neutron Holdings Inc. dba Lime (formerly LimeBike), Spin, Scoot, Ofo, Razor, Hopr (formerly CycleHop), USSCooter, JUMP (a subsidiary of Uber), Lyft, GOAT, and Ridecell.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 7 business days, as the statute requires.

Please note that I am a citizen of Tennessee, and am using MuckRock's services to help manage and track my request.


Carlton Purvis

From: Metropolitan Clerk's Office

Please see the attached in response to your request.

Raven Misch
Metropolitan Clerk's Office
1 Public Square, Suite 205
Nashville TN 37201
Ph: 615-862-6770
Fx: 615-880-3733

From: Lucas Smolcic Larson


Thank you for your response. The pdf I received is blank (it appears to be a form that hasn't been filled in), so I am not sure what response I have received re: my Public Records Act request. Could you please provide me with a response to my request?

Thank you.