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File #: RS2020-571    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/28/2020 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 10/6/2020 Final action: 10/6/2020
Title: 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 Mental Health Cooperative to provide a secure drop off location for persons needing a mental health urgent care alternative to an emergency room or correctional facility.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Brandon Taylor
Attachments: 1. RS2020-571_D-20-09590 with Exhibit_MHC, 2. 09590-Resolution-grant contract-Mental Health Cooperative-drop off for mental health urgent care
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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 Mental Health Cooperative to provide a secure drop off location for persons needing a mental health urgent care alternative to an emergency room or correctional facility.

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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 Mental Health Cooperative to provide a secure drop off location for persons needing a mental health urgent care alternative to an emergency room or correctional facility; 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 Mental Health Cooperative and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide a secure drop off location for persons needing a mental health urgent care alternative to an emergency room or correctional facility, 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.
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This resolution approves a grant contract between the Metro Board of Health and the Mental Health Cooperative to provide a secure drop-off location for persons needing a mental health urgent care alternative to an emergency room or correctional fac...

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