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Resolution RS2020-224

A resolution accepting a Homeland Security Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, to support the implementation of state homeland security strategies to prevent, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, has awarded a
Homeland Security Grant in an amount not to exceed $230,654.00 with no cash match required to support the implementation of state homeland security strategies to prevent, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant be accepted.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, in an amount not to exceed $230,654.00, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, to support the implementation of state homeland security strategies to prevent, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Office of Emergency Management, based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

Section 3. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Bob Mendes, Russ Pulley, Tonya Hancock

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee


Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

IntroducedMarch 5, 2020

AdoptedMarch 5, 2020

ApprovedMarch 9, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 03/10/2020 11:28 AM