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Resolution RS2018-1159

A resolution approving an application for an Aaittafama Archaeological Park Grant from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Parks and Recreation Department, to begin the development and implementation of the park master plan.

WHEREAS, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is accepting applications for an Aaittafama Archaeological Park Grant, with an award of $500,000.00 and a required match in the value of the land of $500,000.00; 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 application for an Aaittafama Archeological Park Grant, with an award of $500,000.00, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved; the Mayor is authorized to execute the same and the Metropolitan Nashville Parks and Recreation Department is authorized to submit said application to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.

Section 2. That if the Grant is awarded: (i) the required match of fifty percent of the total project cost as identified in the grant application will be provided; (ii) the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County will complete the project as proposed in the grant application and in compliance with grant requirements; (iii) a Notice of Limitation of Use will be registered against the Warranty Deed for the Park; (iv) the project will be completed within two (2) years of the project contract start date; and (v) the project will meet all Federal, State, and Local regulations including but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Section 3. 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, Angie Henderson

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Rules, Confirmations, and Public Elections Committee

IntroducedApril 17, 2018

AdoptedApril 17, 2018

ApprovedApril 18, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/25/2018 2:13 PM