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Resolution RS2018-1072

A resolution approving an application for a Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, for flood mitigation.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, is accepting applications for Flood Mitigation Assistance Grants with an award of $366,395.00 and a required cash match of $36,639.50; and,

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

WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant application be approved.

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

Section 1. That the grant application of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Department of Water and Sewerage Services, for a Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant, is hereby approved, and the Department of Water and Sewerage Services is authorized to submit said grant application to the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency.

Section 2. This resolution shall take effect upon passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

DeCosta Hastings, Tanaka Vercher, Jeremy Elrod

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Works Committee

IntroducedMarch 6, 2018

AdoptedMarch 6, 2018

ApprovedMarch 7, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 03/08/2018 3:27 PM