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Resolution RS2018-1047

A resolution approving Amendments Eight and Nine to a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to fund an ongoing program to protect air quality to achieve established ambient air standards and protect human health.

WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, previously entered into a grant agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to fund an ongoing program to protect air quality to achieve established ambient air standards and protect human health approved by resolution RS2015-1355; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant agreement to increase the amount of the grant by $134,000.00 from $1,250,155.00 to $1,384,155.00 (amendment eight) and change the cost share percentage from 47.12 percent to 60 percent (Federal share) and from 52.88 percent to 40 percent (Recipient share) (amendment nine), copies of which are attached hereto; and,

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

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

Section 1. That amendments eight and nine to the grant by and between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to fund an ongoing program to protect air quality to achieve established ambient air standards and protect human health, copies of which amendments eight and nine are attached hereto and incorporated herein, are hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

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

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Legislative History

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

IntroducedFebruary 20, 2018

AdoptedFebruary 20, 2018

ApprovedFebruary 21, 2018

ByMayor's Signature

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Last Modified: 02/22/2018 10:32 AM