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Resolution RS2019-137

A resolution approving an application for a Hazard Mitigation Grant from the State of Tennessee Emergency Management Agency to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Water and Sewerage Services Department for flood mitigation.

WHEREAS, the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, is accepting applications for Hazard Mitigation Grants with an award of $1,005,939.38 and a required cash match of $143,705.63; and,

WHEREAS The Metropolitan Government is eligible to participate in this grant program; and,

WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant application be approved.

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

Section 1. That the grant application of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Water and Sewerage Services Department, for a Hazard Mitigation Grant, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Nashville Water and Sewerage Services Department is authorized to submit said grant application to the State of Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency.

Section 2. This resolution shall take effect upon passage, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Kyonzté Toombs, Jennifer Gamble, Larry Hagar, Ginny Welsch, Bob Mendes, Tonya Hancock, Courtney Johnston

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Public Works Committee

IntroducedDecember 17, 2019

AdoptedDecember 17, 2019

ApprovedDecember 20, 2019

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 12/20/2019 1:56 PM