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File #: RS2021-759    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/4/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 2/16/2021 Final action: 2/16/2021
Title: A resolution approving amendment two to a grant from Living Cities to The Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Finance Department - Procurement Division, to support the city's work with the City Accelerator's Retake: Inclusive Procurement Cohort program to improve the participation of minority and women-owned businesses in the Metropolitan Government's procurement process.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Ginny Welsch, Zulfat Suara, Emily Benedict
Attachments: 1. RS2021-759 legislation packet
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A resolution approving amendment two to a grant from Living Cities to The Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Finance Department - Procurement Division, to support the city's work with the City Accelerator's Retake: Inclusive Procurement Cohort program to improve the participation of minority and women-owned businesses in the Metropolitan Government's procurement process.
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WHEREAS, The Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Finance Department - Procurement Division, previously entered into a grant agreement with Living Cities to support the city's work with the City Accelerator's Retake: Inclusive Procurement Cohort program to improve the participation of minority and women-owned businesses in the Metropolitan Government's procurement process approved by RS2020-152; and,
WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant to extend the end date of the grant from October 30, 2020 to February 26, 2021; and,
WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that amendment two be accepted.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That amendment two to the grant by and between Living Cities and The Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Finance Department - Procurement Division, to support the city's work with the City Accelerator's Retake: Inclusive Procurement Cohort program to improve the participation of minority and women-owned businesses in the Metropolitan Government's procurement process, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby 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.
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