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Resolution RS2019-1679

A resolution appropriating funds from the United States Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Action Commission to support the Head Start Program by funding a comprehensive child development program for disadvantaged children.

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission previously accepted a grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services in an amount not to exceed $12,506,400.00 with a required cash match of $3,126,600.00 which was included in Budget Ordinance BL2018-1184; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission accepted amendment one to that grant for a cost of living increase in an amount not to exceed $346,921.00 with a required cash match of $86,731.00 which was also included in Budget Ordinance BL2018-1184; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant by adding $531,946.00 with a required cash match of $132,987.00 for a new grant total of $13,385,267.00, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto;

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that these additional funds be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission and amendment two be accepted.

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

Section 1. That amendment two to a grant by and between the United States Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Action Commission to support the Head Start Program by funding a comprehensive child development program for disadvantaged children, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto and incorporated herein, be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission, 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

IntroducedApril 16, 2019

AdoptedApril 16, 2019

ApprovedApril 17, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/26/2019 2:23 PM