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Resolution RS2019-1883

A resolution approving amendment one to a grant appropriation from the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for a community services block grant to provide a range of services designed to assist low-income and homeless individuals achieve self-sufficiency.

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission received $1,284,000 from the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, which was appropriated in the FY2019 budget ordinance; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant agreement to increase the amount of the grant appropriation by $536,000 for a new total of $1,820,000, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto; and,

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

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

Section 1. That amendment one to the grant appropriation by and between the State of Tennessee, Department of Human Services, and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for a community services block grant to provide a range of services designed to assist low-income and homeless individuals achieve self-sufficiency, a copy of which amendment one is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is approved, 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)

Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

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Legislative History

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

IntroducedAugust 20, 2019

AdoptedAugust 20, 2019

ApprovedAugust 21, 2019

By:Mayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 08/23/2019 3:12 PM