Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:


WHEREAS, Resolution 49 of 2001 formally established a Municipal Demolition Team, with basic operating guidelines identified in the "Municipal Demolition Team Proposal", dated February 12, 2001; and

WHEREAS, Resolution 400 of 2004 authorized an inter-municipal agreement with the City of Gloversville for the County to assume property tax collection and enforcement responsibilities for the City of Gloversville; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors has established “Operation Green Scene” to demolish dilapidated residential properties and foster community rehabilitation in the community; and

WHEREAS, the County has established a list of demolition projects on certain County-owned tax foreclosure properties in the City of Gloversville; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Solid Waste Director is hereby authorized to mobilize the County Demolition Team to raze any structures and clean up the following County-owned parcels in the City of Gloversville:

Tax Map #: SBL#149.10-11-3
Address: 54 E. Pine Street
Former Owner: Michael J. Allen

Tax Map #: SBL#149.7-11-15
Address: 113 Washington Street
Former Owner; Rickie L. Allen & Zella M. Allen

Tax Map #:  SBL#134.17-10-5
Address: 56 Orchard Street
Former Owner: Dennis Comstock & Donna Comstrock

Tax Map #:  SBL#149.14-4-1
Address: 59 Bloomingdale Ave.
Former Owner: Thomas A. Duesler

Tax Map # SBL#149.6-18-18 93
Address: Fremont Street
Former Owner: Lorelei Glynn

Tax Map # SBL#134.18-8-19.2
Address: 213 N. Main Street
Former Owner: Paul E. Reid

Tax Map #:  SBL#149.6-14-5 68
Address: E. Fulton Street
Former Owner: Fred W. Schmidt

Tax Map # : SBL#149.6-14-6
Address: 68 ½ E. Fulton Street
Former Owner: Fred W. Schmidt

and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said projects shall be completed in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible, in accordance with the Municipal Demolition Team Proposal approved by the Board of Supervisors on February 12, 2001; and, be it further 

RESOLVED, That the Solid Waste Director do each and every other thing necessary to further the purport of this Resolution; and, be it further

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

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