Cumberland County
New Jersey

Resolution
RES-2017-639

Resolution Authorizing Annual Grant Agreement With The New Jersey Council On The Arts For 2018 Cultural & Heritage Programs Funding

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Department:Planning & DevelopmentSponsors:Deputy Director Darlene Barber, Freeholder Carman Daddario
Category:Grant Award Acceptance

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WHEREAS, the New Jersey State Council on the Arts has grant funding available for cultural programs conducted by county and municipal organizations; and

              WHEREAS, the State has directed that this funding be used exclusively for cultural programs; and

              WHEREAS, the funding is channeled through the Cumberland County Cultural & Heritage Commission which is designated as the local arts agency for Cumberland County and which administers the grant program on behalf of the County.

              NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY OF CUMBERLAND, as follows:

              1.  That this Board hereby authorizes a grant agreement with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in the amount of $116,165.00 for the purposes set forth in the preamble hereto.

              2.  That the Director and Clerk of this Board and the Chief Financial Officer are hereby authorized and directed to execute said grant agreement in the form on file with the Clerk of this Board.

              3.  That the Cultural & Heritage Commission administers the grant program on behalf of the County.

Passed and adopted at a regular meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders held at the Cumberland County Administration Building, 164 West Broad Street, Bridgeton, New Jersey on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. prevailing time.