Supervisor KINOWSKI offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION DECLARING THE 2018 NEW YORK STATE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) TO OPERATE A MICRO-ENTERPRISE GRANT PROGRAM A TYPE II ACTION UNDER SEQRA

WHEREAS, Resolution 34 of 2019 accepted a Community Development Block Grant from the NYS Office of Community Renewal to operate a Fulton County 2018 Micro-Enterprise Grant Program; and WHEREAS, Resolution 35 of 2019 authorized a contract with Fulton County Center for Regional Growth to administer said program; and

WHEREAS, the Micro-Enterprise Grant program is intended to provide CDBG grants up to $35,000.00 to small businesses with five or less full-time employees to assist with start-up or expansion costs including purchase of equipment; and

WHEREAS, the purchase of equipment is identified as a Type II Action under 6NYCRR Section 617.5 of SEQRA; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Fulton County Board of Supervisors hereby declares the 2018 New York State Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to Operate A Micro-Enterprise Grant Program a Type II Action under SEQRA; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor POTTER and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 17 Nays: 0 Absent: 3 (Supervisors Callery, Rice and Waldron)

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