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Resolution RS2018-1147

A resolution to appropriate grant funds from the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, from a Community Services Block Grant to provide a range of services designed to assist low-income and homeless individuals achieve self-sufficiency.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, has awarded a Community Services Block Grant in an amount not to exceed $1,295,900.00 with no cash match required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, to provide a range of services designed to assist low-income and homeless individuals achieve self-sufficiency; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission has accepted this grant pursuant to its authority under M.C.L. 2.108.050; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that these funds be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission.

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

Section 1. That the funds from the Community Services Block Grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, in an amount not to exceed $1,295,900.00, to provide a range of services designed to assist low-income and homeless individuals achieve self-sufficiency, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission.

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.

Sponsor(s)

Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore, Burkley Allen

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedApril 17, 2018

AdoptedApril 17, 2018

ApprovedApril 18, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/25/2018 2:12 PM