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File #: 2021-2863    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Preliminary Item
File created: 7/13/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 7/13/2021 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): District 7 To appropriate an amount not to exceed $50,000 of District 7 American Rescue Plan grant funds assigned to the account reserved for District 7 to provide communications and targeted messaging to DeKalb residents to mitigate the public health emergency created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Board of Commissioners - District 7                                     

 

SUBJECT:

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Commission District(s): District 7

To appropriate an amount not to exceed $50,000 of District 7 American Rescue Plan grant funds assigned to the account reserved for District 7 to provide communications and targeted messaging to DeKalb residents to mitigate the public health emergency created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Information Contact: Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson

Phone Number: 404-371-2899

 

PURPOSE:

To approve the appropriation of $50,000 from the America Rescue Plan grant funds assigned to the account
reserved for a District 7 to provide communications and targeted messaging to DeKalb residents to mitigate the public health emergency created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

Communications and targeted messaging are needed to provide DeKalb County citizens with strategies on how to mitigate the public health emergency created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

To appropriate $50,000 from the American Rescue Plan grant funds for District 7 to mitigate the public health emergency created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

To approve the resolution and authorize the chief executive officer to execute all necessary documents.