Board of Supervisors - Resolutions

Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING APPLICATION AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE NYS BOARD OF ELECTIONS TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AND ELECTION RESOURCE (TIER) GRANT FOR 2021-2023 (BOARD OF ELECTIONS)

 

WHEREAS, the Board of Elections Commissioners have requested permission to apply for and accept a 2021-2023 NYS Board of Elections Technology Innovation and Election Resource (TIER) Grant, in the amount of $51,049.30; and

WHEREAS, said Technology Innovation and Election Resource (TIER) Grant was created by the State of New York to reimburse county Boards of Elections for expenses related to software upgrades, technology upgrades and equipment; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to submit an application for, and authorize acceptance of a NYS Board of Elections Technology Innovation and Election Resource (TIER) Grant, in an amount of $51,049.30, to be used for reimbursement of actual expenses related to software upgrades, technology upgrades and equipment; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said application and this resolution be contingent upon there being no local match for said grant application; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Board of Elections Commissioners are directed to return to the Board of Supervisors with a plan to appropriate the $51,049.30 in grant proceeds once said grant is awarded; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Board of Election Commissioners, NYS Board of Elections, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by BOWMAN and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL: Ayes: 17 Nays: 0 Absent: 3 (Supervisor Fagan, Potter and VanDenburgh)