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File #: RS2021-1040    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/9/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 7/20/2021 Final action: 7/20/2021
Title: A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Davidson County Sheriff's Office, to provide litter pickup and litter prevention education within Davidson County.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Jennifer Gamble, Ginny Welsch, Tonya Hancock, Russ Bradford, Burkley Allen, Joy Styles
Attachments: 1. RS2021-1040 Attachment

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A resolution accepting a grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, to provide litter pickup and litter prevention education within Davidson County.

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WHEREAS, the Tennessee Department of Transportation has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $179,900.00 with no cash match required to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, to provide litter pickup and litter prevention education within Davidson County; 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 Department of Transportation, in an amount not to exceed $179,900.00, to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, to provide litter pickup and litter prevention education within Davidson County, a copy of which 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 be appropriated to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, based on 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.

Agenda Analysis

Analysis

 

This resolution accepts a routine grant from the Tennessee Department of Transportation to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office to provide litter pickup and litter prevention education within Davidson County. This is a grant award of $179,900 with no local cash match required. The term of this grant begins July 1, 2021 and ends June 30, 2022.