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Resolution RS2020-198

A resolution appropriating funds from the United States Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Action Commission to support the Head Start Program by funding a comprehensive child development program for disadvantaged children.

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission previously accepted a grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services in an amount not to exceed $13,952,753.00 with a required cash match of $3,488,188.00; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant by adding $531,946.00 in unobligated carryover funds from FY18 – FY19 to FY20 with a required cash match of $132,987.00 for a new grant total of $14,484,699.00, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto;

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that these additional funds be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission and amendment one be accepted.

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

Section 1. That amendment one to a grant by and between the United States Department of Health and Human Services to the Metropolitan Action Commission to support the Head Start Program by funding a comprehensive child development program for disadvantaged children, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto and incorporated herein, be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

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, Sharon Hurt, Ginny Welsch, Kyonzté Toombs

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Legislative History

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

IntroducedFebruary 18, 2020

AdoptedFebruary 18, 2020

ApprovedFebruary 19, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 02/20/2020 2:08 PM