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Resolution RS2020-488

A resolution accepting an Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) from the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, to subsidize the Emergency Management Program.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $188,350.00 with a required cash match of $188,350.00 to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, to subsidize the Emergency Management Program; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) by and between the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, in an amount not to exceed $188,350.00, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Office of Emergency Management, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Office of Emergency Management.

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)

Bob Mendes, Russ Pulley

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Safety, Beer, and Regulated Beverages Committee

IntroducedAugust 18, 2020

AdoptedAugust 18, 2020

ApprovedAugust 19, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 08/21/2020 1:21 PM