Board of Supervisors - Resolutions

Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF TAX FORECLOSED PROPERTY AT 424 SOUTH MAIN STREET (SBL #149.17-5-15) IN THE CITY OF GLOVERSVILLE TO ADJACENT PROPERTY OWNER PAULINE AND IAN PITCAVAGE

(TREASURER’S OFFICE)

 

WHEREAS, delinquent tax parcel (SBL #149.17-5-15) is a vacant Operation Greene Scene property at 424 South Main Street in the City of Gloversville owned by County of Fulton; and

WHEREAS, the County Treasurer has been contacted by adjacent home owners Pauline and Ian Pitcavage regarding said parcel; who expressed an interest in purchasing the parcel for the amount of $1,000.00 plus filing fees; and

WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Pitcavage have expressed interest in improving the vacant parcel to be used in conjunction with their next-door residence; and

WHEREAS, due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governor has issued Executive Orders suspending the annual tax foreclosure and auction process; and

WHEREAS, the Treasurer and Committee on Finance recommend that this parcel be removed from the annual auction process and sold to said adjacent owner in this unique instance to reduce any further costs being incurred by the County; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be and hereby is authorized to sell said parcel (SBL #149.17-5-15) in the City of Gloversville to Pauline and Ian Pitcavage for the sum of $1,000.00; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Real Property Tax Services Agency, City of Gloversville, Pauline and Ian Pitcavage, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:

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