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File #: RS2021-876    Version: Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/8/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 4/20/2021 Final action: 4/20/2021
Title: A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Department of Finance, to provide public assistance pursuant to Presidential Disaster Declaration number FEMA-4550-DR-TN for costs incurred for severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding on May 3 - 4, 2020.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Joy Styles, Delishia Porterfield, Zulfat Suara, Kathleen Murphy
Attachments: 1. RS2021-876 Substitute, 2. RS2021-876 Exhibit

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A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Department of Finance, to provide public assistance pursuant to Presidential Disaster Declaration number FEMA-4550-DR-TN for costs incurred for severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding on May 3 - 4, 2020.

 

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WHEREAS, the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $909,007.91 with a required cash match of $129,858.26 to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Department of Finance, to provide public assistance pursuant to Presidential Disaster Declaration number FEMA-4550-DR-TN for costs incurred for severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding on May 3 - 4, 2020; and,

 

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

 

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

 

Section 1. That the grant by and between the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, in an amount not to exceed $909,007.91, to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Department of Finance, to provide public assistance pursuant to Presidential Disaster Declaration number FEMA-4550-DR-TN for costs incurred for severe storms, straight-line winds, and flooding on May 3 - 4, 2020, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

 

Section 2.  That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Department of Finance based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

 

Section 3. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.