Supervisors FAGAN and ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AGREEMENTS BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND FACILITIES AND CERTAIN TOWN HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS FOR MOWING OF COUNTY RIGHTS-OF-WAY (2019)

WHEREAS, the County of Fulton owns and is responsible for the maintenance of County Roads and attending rights-of-away which require mowing; and

WHEREAS, the Superintendent has proposed to offer a contract to all Towns to accomplish roadside mowing of county highways within each jurisdictions; and

WHEREAS, the Town of Caroga Lake has agreed to mow County Rights-of-Way for 2019 at a cost not to exceed $3,094.00; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Buildings and Grounds/Highway, and Finance recommend offering contracts to each Town at a rate of $425.00 per mile during 2019; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Superintendent of Highways and Facilities be and hereby is, authorized to offer such contracts as follows:

Town Mileage Cost
     
Ephratah 7.52 $3,196.00
Caroga Lake 7.28 $3,094.00
Johnstown 31.99 $13,595.75
Northampton 10.82 $4,598.50
Oppenheim 12.71 $5,401.75
TOTALS 70.32 $29,886.00

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be and hereby is directed to make the following transfer:

From: D.5010.5110-4620– EXP-Cement-Concret
To: D.5010.5110-4130-EXP Contractual
Sum: $3,094.00 and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized and directed to sign contracts with agreeable towns to provide mowing services to the County of Fulton on the rightsof-way for the above designated County roads as needed during 2019; and, be it further 

RESOLVED, That said agreement is subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Superintendent of Highways and Facilities, All Contracted Towns, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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

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