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Resolution RS2020-375

A resolution accepting a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to prepare, prevent, and respond to COVID-19, as needs evolve for clients of Ryan White HIV/AIDS program recipients. 

WHEREAS, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $917,764.00 with no cash match required to the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to prepare, prevent, and respond to COVID-19, as needs evolve for clients of Ryan White HIV/AIDS program recipients; 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 grant by and between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, in an amount not to exceed $917,764.00, to the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to prepare, prevent, and respond to COVID-19, as needs evolve for clients of Ryan White HIV/AIDS program recipients, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Metropolitan Board of Health based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

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, Sharon Hurt, Nancy VanReece, Ginny Welsch, Brett Withers, Zachary Young, Russ Bradford, Emily Benedict, Kyonzté Toombs, Zulfat Suara

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedJune 16, 2020

AdoptedJune 16, 2020

ApprovedJune 17, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 06/29/2020 4:58 PM