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Resolution RS2020-320

A resolution approving an application for a Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission.

WHEREAS, the National Endowment for the Arts is accepting applications for a CARES Act grant, with an award of $50,000.00 with no cash match required; and,

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

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant 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 grant application of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission, for a CARES Act grant, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission is authorized to submit said application to the Tennessee Arts Commission.

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, Larry Hagar, Tonya Hancock, Joy Styles, Zulfat Suara

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Parks, Library, and Arts Committee

IntroducedMay 19, 2020

AdoptedMay 19, 2020

ApprovedMay 20, 2020

ByMayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 05/25/2020 4:37 PM