Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF TAX FORECLOSED PROPERTY
(SBL# 149.-1-51 IN THE TOWN OF JOHNSTOWN TO ANTHONY & MICHELLE AMBROSINO

WHEREAS, delinquent tax parcel (SBL 149.-1-51) is a fire-damaged, one-family residence at 345 South Kingsboro Avenue in the Town of Johnstown owned by County of Fulton; and

WHEREAS, said residence has been condemned by the Town Code Enforcement Officer; and

WHEREAS, the County Treasurer has been contacted by adjacent land owners Anthony & Michelle Ambrosino regarding said delinquent tax parcel (SBL 149.-1-51); who have expressed an interest in purchasing the parcel for the amount of $6,918.95, which includes delinquent taxes and an outstanding water bill; and

WHEREAS, the Ambrosino’s have expressed interest in raising the remaining structure, grading and seeding to add the parcel to their current property; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That this parcel be removed from the annual auction process and sold to said adjacent owner in this unique instance due to the hazardous condition of the property; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be and hereby is authorized to sell said parcel (SBL 149.-1-51) in the Town of Johnstown to Anthony & Michelle Ambrosino for the sum of $6,918.95 for delinquent taxes and an outstanding water bill plus any transfer fees; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Real Property Tax Services Agency, Town of Johnstown, Anthony & Michelle Ambrosino, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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

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