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Resolution RS2020-410

A resolution approving an application for a CARES Grant from the Tennessee State Library and Archives, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Public Library, to provide WiFi network access at library locations and improve electronic library materials and services.  

WHEREAS, the Tennessee State Library and Archives, is accepting applications for a CARES Grant with an award of $35,000.00 with no cash match required to provide WiFi network access at library locations and improve electronic library materials and services; 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 CARES Grant with an award of $35,000.00, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Nashville Public Library is authorized to submit said application to the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

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)

Bob Mendes, Larry Hagar, Ginny Welsch, Russ Bradford, Zulfat Suara, Kyonzté Toombs

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Parks, Library, and Arts Committee

IntroducedJuly 7, 2020

AdoptedJuly 7, 2020

ApprovedJuly 8, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 07/10/2020 2:35 PM