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File #: 2020-1066    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 9/2/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 9/8/2020 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All Districts A Resolution to Appropriate Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund Proceeds Assigned to Grant Fund #258, Reserved for District 1 Appropriations to the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) Listed within for the Purpose of Maintaining Food Security for Students, Providing Technology for Virtual Learning and Broadband Access to Students in DeKalb Affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic and to Provide PPE to CBOs for the Purpose of Community Distribution and Other Purposes
Attachments: 1. 2020 09.08 Item 2020-1066

Substitute

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Board of Commissioners - District 1                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): All Districts

A Resolution to Appropriate Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund Proceeds Assigned to Grant Fund #258, Reserved for District 1 Appropriations to the Community Based Organizations (CBOs) Listed within for the Purpose of Maintaining Food Security for Students, Providing Technology for Virtual Learning and Broadband Access to Students in DeKalb Affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic and to Provide PPE to CBOs for the Purpose of Community Distribution and Other Purposes

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Information Contact: Commissioner Nancy Jester

Phone Number: 404-371-2844

 

PURPOSE:

To approve a resolution to appropriate Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund proceeds assigned to Grant Fund #258, for the purposes of Maintaining Food Security for students, providing technology for virtual learning and broadband access to students in DeKalb affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and to provide PPE to CBOs for the purpose of community distribution and other purposes.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

Public relief is needed to counter the impact of the Coronavirus. This budget amendment will place resources with Community Based Organizations (CBOs) to provide relief and support to residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Appropriate from Grant Fund #285 to Community Based Organizations listed in the Resolution.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To approve a resolution to appropriate Federal Coronavirus Relief Fund proceeds assigned to Grant Fund #258, for the purposes of Maintaining Food Security for students, providing technology for virtual learning and broadband access to students in DeKalb affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and to provide PPE to CBOs for the purpose of community distribution and other purposes.