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Resolution RS2018-1521

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, for a community services block grant to provide unique services and strategies to address the causes and conditions of poverty that meet the needs of individuals, families, and the communities they serve.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $781,232.99 with no cash match required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for a community services block grant to provide unique services and strategies to address the causes and conditions of poverty that meet the needs of individuals, families, and the communities they serve; 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 a grant by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, in an amount not to exceed $781,232.99, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for a community services block grant to provide unique services and strategies to address the causes and conditions of poverty that meet the needs of individuals, families, and the communities they serve, 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, Sharon Hurt

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Legislative History

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

IntroducedDecember 18, 2018

AdoptedDecember 18, 2018

ApprovedDecember 19, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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