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File #: 5371    Version: Name: 2020 CARES Act Fund - food banks and other food providers in Jackson County
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/18/2020 In control: Legislature As A Whole
On agenda: 7/13/2020 Final action: 7/13/2020
Title: AN ORDINANCE appropriating $500,000.00 from the undesignated fund balance of the 2020 CARES Act Fund and awarding a contract to Harvester's- The Community Food Network of Kansas City, MO, for the purpose of insuring that food insecurity is minimized in the wake of the full economic impact in connection with the fight against the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.
Sponsors: Theresa Cass Galvin, Ronald E. Finley, Crystal Williams
Indexes: CARES ACT FUND, COMMUNITY FOOD NETWORK, CONTRACT, COVID-19, HARVESTERS
Attachments: 1. 5371bu.pdf, 2. 5371flr.amend.sub.adopt.pdf, 3. 5371 Harvesters CARES Act.pdf
Related files: 5420, 20641, 5483, 5503
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

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AN ORDINANCE appropriating $500,000.00 from the undesignated fund balance of the 2020 CARES Act Fund and awarding a contract to Harvester's- The Community Food Network of Kansas City, MO, for the purpose of insuring that food insecurity is minimized in the wake of the full economic impact in connection with the fight against the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.


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ORDINANCE NO. 5371, June 22, 2020

INTRODUCED BY Theresa Cass Galvin, Ronald E. Finley, and Crystal Williams, County Legislators


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WHEREAS, U.S. President Donald J. Trump, Missouri Governor Mike Parson, and County Executive Frank White, Jr., have all declared, in one form or another, the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic to be a public health emergency; and,

WHEREAS, the County, through its various efforts, plays a significant role in the public health of its citizens and employees; and,

WHEREAS, an appropriate response by the County to this emergency will require significant expenditures from the County CARES Act Fund, which consists of monies provided by the U.S. Treasury for this purpose; and,

WHEREAS, Harvester's- The Community Food Network of Kansas City, MO, has submitted a proposal to address food insecurity in the County brought on by the economic recession triggered by COVID-19 pandemic, at a cost to the County not to exceed $500,000.00; and,

WHEREAS, the County Executive and County Administrator recommend the funding of this proposal; now therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the following appropriation be and hereby is made:
DEPARTMENT/DIVISION CHARACTER/DESCRIPTION FROM TO
CARES Act Fund
040-9999 32810-
Undesignated Fund Balance $ 500,000
Harvester's
040-8002 56789-Outside Agency Funding $500,000



and,


BE IT FU...

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