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

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH CHILDREN’S HOME OF WYOMING CONFERENCE FOR RAISE THE AGE (RTA) PLACEMENTS (SOCIAL SERVICES)

WHEREAS, Resolution 504 of 2018 authorized contracts between the Fulton County Department of Social Services and various Independent Contractors in 2019; and

WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Social Services is requesting to contract with Children’s Home of Wyoming Conference, a residential placement facility for children to address Raise the Age placements as needed; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract between the Fulton County Department of Social Services and Children’s Home of Wyoming Conference of Binghamton, NY, for specialized treatment, education and recreation services for Raise the Age placements, effective immediately through December 31, 2019, at state-set rates (currently $1,043.62 per day); and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract is subject to the approval of the Social Services Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Social Services Commissioner, Social Services Attorney, Budget Director/ County Auditor and Administrative Officer/ Clerk of the Board.

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

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