Supervisors BREH and ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION UTILIZING 2016 STATE INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATION GRANT FUNDS FOR LICENSING AND COORDINATION FEES AT THE BLEECKER TOWER SITE (CIVIL DEFENSE/FIRE COORDINATOR)

WHEREAS, Resolution 181 of 2017 accepted 2016 NYS Interoperable Communications Grant Funds in the amount of $437,407.00 to improve communication, and control of public safety operations within Fulton County; and

WHEREAS, Resolution 241 of 2018 authorized a contract with APCO for Frequency Coordination of Licensing of frequencies at five (5) tower sites; and

WHEREAS, the Civil Defense/Fire Coordinator requests permission to proceed with similar Frequency Coordination and Licensing at the Bleecker Mountain Tower site at a cost not to exceed $600.00, utilizing NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services grant funds; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Civil Defense/Fire Coordinator be and hereby is authorized to proceed with the purchase of additional Frequency Coordination and Licensing services for the Bleecker Mountain Tower Site with Statewide Interoperable Communications Grant funds, in an amount not to exceed $600.00; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2018 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended, as follows: Revenue: Increase H.3640.3020-3397.0920- REV-State Aid-VHF Analog Simulcast System $600.00 Appropriation Increase H.3640.3020-2100.0920-EXP-VHF Analog Simulcast System $600.00 and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Civil Defense Director, Sheriff, Budget Director/County Auditor, Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board and to each and every other person, institution or agency who will further the purport of this Resolution.

Seconded by Supervisor WILSON and adopted by the following vote: TOTAL: Ayes: 18 Nays: 0 Absent: 2 (Supervisors Kinowski and Waldron)

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