Supervisor FAGAN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM AT THE FULTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOLID WASTE (2019)

WHEREAS, the Fulton County Department of Solid Waste conducts a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day every other year; and

WHEREAS, previous programs have been contracted through joint bids administered by other municipalities; and

WHEREAS, the Director of Solid Waste recommends that Fulton County administer a Request for Proposals process to solicit vendors to operate a Household Hazardous Waste Collection program in Fulton County; and

WHEREAS, Fulton County will be the lead agency administering the Request for Proposals; including provisions within the RFP specifications that will allow other municipalities to access program pricing as a County Contract in accordance with NYS General Municipal Law; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Purchasing Agent be and hereby is authorized and directed to advertise the proposals from vendors to provide Household Hazardous Waste Collection program for the County of Fulton (and according to further specifications which may be obtained at the Office of the Purchasing Agent, Supervisors’ Chambers, Room 203, County Building, Johnstown, NY, 12095, and received by said Purchasing Agent no later than 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at which time and place they will publicly be opened and read; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Director of Solid Waste, and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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

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