Resolution No. 342

Supervisors BORN, CALLERY AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES AND GLOVERSVILLE ENLARGED SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR A SCHOOL INTERVENTION PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM (SIPP)

WHEREAS, Resolution 219 of 2017 ended the School Intervention Partnership Program (SIPP) with the Gloversville Enlarged School District (GESD) effective July 1, 2017 at the School’s request; and

WHEREAS, GESD has now requested that the Board of Supervisors reinstate said SIP Program in the interest of services to its students and has agreed to reimburse the County for any local share to operate the program; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized and empowered to sign a contract, on behalf of the Department of Social Services, with the Gloversville Enlarged School District for prevention caseworker services (SIPP), effective October 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019; said contract subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract shall require the Gloversville Enlarged School District to reimburse the County for the local share costs of the Caseworker’s salary and benefits at no cost to the County of Fulton; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract/agreement shall be subject to further review by the appropriate committee of this Board of Supervisors in the event of any changes/reductions to State and/or Federal revenues, in order to make necessary budget adjustments and/or contract amendments; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Social Services Department, Gloversville Enlarged School District and Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor YOUNG and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL: Ayes: 18 Nays: 0 Absent: 2 (Supervisors Groff and Potter)

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