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Resolution RS2018-1403

A resolution approving a grant contract between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and the Best Friends Animal Society to achieve safe placement of all healthy and treatable dogs and cats located in SAFE Coalition member kennels in Davidson County.

WHEREAS, Metropolitan Charter Section 10.104 provides that the Board of Health has the duty to contract for such services as will further the program and policies of the board, subject to confirmation by Resolution of Council; and,

WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, wishes to contract with the Best Friends Animal Society to achieve safe placement of all healthy and treatable dogs and cats located in SAFE Coalition member kennels in Davidson County; and,

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

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

Section 1. That the grant contract by and between the Best Friends Animal Society and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to achieve safe placement of all healthy and treatable dogs and cats located in SAFE Coalition member kennels in Davidson County, is hereby approved.

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

IntroducedSeptember 18, 2018

AdoptedSeptember 18, 2018

ApprovedSeptember 19, 2018

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 01/11/2019 11:59 AM