Supervisor WALDRON offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:


WHEREAS, pursuant to the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014, the Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Workforce Development Board is responsible for developing, integrating and coordinating a workforce development system to meet the needs of businesses and provide career opportunities for workers, and

WHEREAS, in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Workforce Development Board, in consultation with its Chief Elected Officials, must develop a Regional Plan for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2021; and

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign the Workforce Development Board Regional Plan agreement between the County of Fulton, and Counties of Montgomery and Schoharie to implement requirements of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, effective July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2021; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Workforce Development Board, Montgomery County Legislature, Schoharie County Board of Supervisors, Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board, and to each and every other person, institution or agency who will further the purport of this Resolution.

Seconded by Supervisor WILSON and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 19 Nays: 0 Absent: 1 (Supervisor Callery)