Supervisors KINOWSKI AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING STATE MATCHING FUNDS FOR 2019 “I LOVE NEW YORK” TOURISM PROGRAM

WHEREAS, Resolution 371 of 2018 authorized submittal of a grant application for “I Love New York” Tourism Matching Funds for 2019 estimated to be $70,435.00; and

WHEREAS, the County of Fulton has been advised that it has been awarded up to $68,192.00 for its 2019 Tourism Matching Funds Program; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Economic Development & Environment and Finance recommend that the County accept the full amount of the grant matching funds; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Fulton County Board of Supervisors, by this Resolution, hereby accepts 2019 Tourism Matching Funds, in an amount of $68,192.00 (Fulton County to match its share of $68,192.00) for 2019; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, as Fulton County’s Tourism Promotion Agency, do each and every other thing necessary to receive such funds; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor POTTER and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 16 Nays: 0 Absent: 4 (Supervisors Breh, Lauria, Rice and Waldron)

Resolutions