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Resolution RS2018-1472

A resolution approving an application for a Recycling Education and Outreach grant from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Public Works Department, to focus on getting the word out to hard to reach residents through a broader public relations campaign regarding every other week recycling and to fight contamination using tools that the Recycling Partnership has developed.

WHEREAS, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is accepting applications for a Recycling Education and Outreach grant with an award of $50,000.00 with a required cash match of $50,000.00; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government is eligible to participate in this grant program; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the Metropolitan Government’s application for a Recycling Education and Outreach grant with an estimated award of $50,000.00, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Public Works Department is authorized to submit said application to the Tennessee Department of Transportation.

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)

Kevin Rhoten, Freddie O'Connell, Burkley Allen

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Works Committee

IntroducedNovember 6, 2018

AdoptedNovember 6, 2018

ApprovedNovember 13, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 01/11/2019 12:06 PM