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Resolution RS2020-335

A resolution approving amendment four to a grant from the State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, for a Safe Baby Court to serve at risk children.

WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, previously entered into a grant contract with the State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services, for a Safe Baby Court to serve at risk children approved by RS2018-1041; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant contract to increase the amount of the grant by $200,000.00 for a new total of $736,000.00 with no cash match required and to extend the end date of the grant contract to June 30, 2021, a copy of which amendment four is attached hereto; and,

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

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

Section 1. That amendment four to the grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Davidson County Juvenile Court, for a Safe Baby Court to serve at risk children, a copy of which amendment four is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is 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)

Bob Mendes, Joy Styles, Zulfat Suara

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedJune 2, 2020

AdoptedJune 2, 2020

ApprovedJune 3, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 06/07/2020 3:11 PM