Supervisor WILSON offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE 2017-2021 WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT LOCAL PLAN (F-M-S WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD)

WHEREAS, in accordance with the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998, Fulton, Montgomery and Schoharie Counties entered into an agreement prescribed by WIA to govern the management structure for the Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Workforce Development Board since 2000; and

WHEREAS, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) of 2014 outlines additional program responsibilities, including development of Local Plans of three year duration; and

WHEREAS, the Local Plan needs approval from the Boards of Supervisors in Fulton, Montgomery and Schoharie Counties; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Local Plan agreement between the County of Fulton, and Counties of Montgomery and Schoharie to implement requirements of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, effective July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2021; said agreement subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Workforce Development Board, Montgomery County Board Legislature, Schoharie County Board of Supervisors, 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 BREH and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 18 Nays: 0 Absent: 2 (Supervisors Groff and Waldron)