Supervisors BORN AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING ADDITIONAL NYS OASAS FUNDS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LOCAL PROGRAMS (COMMUNITY SERVICES)

WHEREAS, the recently adopted 2019-20 New York State Budget included additional funds to provide residential services and additional services to local inmates; and

WHEREAS, the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) has notified the Community Services Director that Fulton County will be receiving an additional $118,969.00 in funding for 2019-2020; and

WHEREAS, in accordance with the state aid guidelines, the Community Services Director recommends using said additional funding for the purchase of two vans for transportation from Community Residence and services to local inmates at the time of release from Fulton County Correctional Facility; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board is hereby authorized to execute grant agreements and associated contracts to utilize said OASAS funds as follows:

Provider Program Amount
Fulton Friendship House,Gloversville Purchase (2) Vans for Community Residence $53,631.00
Fulton Friendship House, Gloversville Purchase Furniture for Supported Housing $5,338.00
H-F-M Prevention Council, Johnstown Release-related Services to Inmates $60,000.00 /td>

and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2019 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended, as follows:

Revenue:
Increase A.4310.4230-3485-REV-State Aid-Alcohol Conts-OASAS $118,969.00

Appropriation:
Increase A.4310.4230-4130-EXP-Contractual $118,969.00

and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, NYS Office of OASAS, Community Services Director, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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

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