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File #: 15-14437    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/15/2020 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 10/26/2020 Final action:
Title: Donation of Face Masks to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
Attachments: 1. Face Mask Donation Resolution_

Title

Donation of Face Masks to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

 

Action

Action:

Adopt a resolution authorizing the donation of surplus property as allowed under N.C.G.S. §160A-280 to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

 

Body

Staff Resource(s):

Reginald T. Johnson, Fire

Robert Graham, Fire

 

Explanation

§                     The city received 2.1 million face masks from the Federal Government to be used by the traveling public and the community.

§                     The city is distributing these face masks as directed, but based on the current usage, a surplus exists of at least 500,000 face masks.

§                     According to the CDC, wearing a face mask helps reduce the spread of COVID-19 for the wearer and those around them.

§                     This action donates the surplus of face masks to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

 

Attachments

Attachment(s)

Resolution