Policy Summary

This Metropolitan Council resolution requests the Mayor's Office to release $2,500,000 of CARES funding to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to distribute food to those most in need due to COVID-19. Any resident of the county is eligible to receive food, the food is not limited by a beneficiaries inability to produce a social security number. Section 6 provides specific requirements to ensure proper disbursement and allocation. Section 7 provides that any funds that have not been disbursed by Second Harvest by November 15, 2020, shall be immediately returned to the Metropolitan Government for reallocation.

Background Information

State Tennessee
Jurisdiction Name Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County
Jurisdiction Type Other, . Metropolitan Government
Population Size 200,000-800,000

Policy Details

Emergency management?


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