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Resolution RS2018-1527

A resolution approving an application for a recycling rebate from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Public Works Department, to fund recycling education and the purchase of curbside recycling carts.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Department of Environment and Conservation, is accepting applications for a recycling rebate, with an award of $121,124.92 and a required match of $121,124.92; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government is eligible to participate in this rebate program; and,

WHEREAS, pursuant to M.C.L. 2.08.045, this application has been signed by the Mayor and submitted to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, contingent upon Council approval; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this rebate 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 recycling rebate grant, in an amount not to exceed $121,124.92, to fund recycling education and the purchase of curbside recycling carts, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Public Works Department is authorized to submit said application to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.

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, Freddie O'Connell

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Works Committee

IntroducedDecember 18, 2018

AdoptedDecember 18, 2018

ApprovedDecember 19, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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