Supervisors BREH, LAURIA AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CREATION OF A SPECIAL PATROL OFFICER POSITION AND ENTERING INTO A CONTRACT WITH HFM BOCES FOR SAID POSITION (SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT)

WHEREAS, the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery (HFM) BOCES has requested that the Fulton County Sheriff provide a Special Patrol Officer for its Facility at the Meco School Building to provide security services as a certified peace officer; and

WHEREAS, the Sheriff and H-F-M BOCES officials have agreed that the provision of a Fulton County Special Patrol Officer be accomplished via contract between the BOCES and the County of Fulton whereby all costs associated with said position shall be borne by H-F-M BOCES; and

WHEREAS, based upon the recommendation of the Committees on Public Safety, Personnel and Finance, the Board of Supervisors has determined to support H-F-M BOCES’ goal of improved safety through this agreement; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That there be, and hereby is, created one (1) Special Patrol Officer position (2019 Start Rate: $17.09 per hour; One year Permanent Rate: $21.62 per hour) for the specific purpose of providing services to the H-F-M BOCES at its Meco School Building site; effective May 1, 2019; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract with H-F-M BOCES for provision of a Special Patrol Officer for its facility at the Meco School Building, effective May 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019; said contract subject to approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract shall require the H-F-M BOCES to reimburse the County for all costs associated with said Special Patrol Officer position, including salary and benefits, at no cost to the County of Fulton; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract shall hold the County harmless from all liability and be subject to cancellation by either party with 30 days written notice to the other; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Sheriff’s Department, Personnel Director, H-F-M BOCES, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor PERRY and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 481 (16) Nays: 21 (1) (Supervisor Kinowski) Absent: 49 (3) (Supervisors Callery, Rice and Waldron)

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