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File #: RS2023-116    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/9/2023 In control: Budget and Finance Committee
On agenda: 11/21/2023 Final action: 11/21/2023
Title: A resolution approving amendment two to a grant from the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide public health activities to enhance the health and well-being of women, infants, and families by improving community resources and service delivery systems available to them.
Sponsors: Delishia Porterfield, Erin Evans, Jacob Kupin, Zulfat Suara, Kyonzte Toombs, Sandy Ewing
Attachments: 1. Grant Amendment Two Exhibit

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A resolution approving amendment two to a grant from the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide public health activities to enhance the health and well-being of women, infants, and families by improving community resources and service delivery systems available to them.

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WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, previously entered into a grant agreement with the Tennessee Department of Health, to provide public health activities to enhance the health and well-being of women, infants, and families by improving community resources and service delivery systems available to them approved by RS2020-166 and amendment one RS2020-567; and,

WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the grant agreement to increase the amount of the grant by $318,600.00.00 from $1,274,400.00 to $1,593,000.00 and extend the end date of the grant agreement to June 30, 2025, a copy of which amendment two is attached hereto; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that amendment two be approved.

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 the Tennessee Department of Health and the Metropolitan Government, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide public health activities to enhance the health and well-being of women, infants, and families by improving community resources and service delivery systems available to them, 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.

Agenda Analysis

Analysis

 

This resolution approves the second amendment to a grant between the Tennessee Department of Health to the Metropolitan Board of Health to provide public health activities to enhance the health and well-being of women, infants, and families by improving community resources and service delivery systems available to them, previously approved by RS2020-166. The grant amount was increased, and the end date extended pursuant to amendment one, approved by RS2020-567.

 

The amendment under consideration increases the grant amount by $318,600, from $1,274,400 to $1,593,000. The amendment further extends the end date by one year to June 30, 2025. Other housekeeping changes would be made to the contract, including updating the existing reporting requirement, adding a Federal Award Identification Worksheet, clarifying that the funds awarded under the grant contract cannot be used for lobbying, and updating the grant attachments to reflect the updated term and amount.