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

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A WAIVER OF VACATION ACCRUAL MAXIMUMS FOR ALL COUNTY EMPLOYEES DURING THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) STATE OF EMERGENCY

WHEREAS, Resolution 123 of 2020 authorized a Waiver of Vacation Accrual Maximums for All County Employees During the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) State of Emergency through July 31, 2020; and

WHEREAS, due to State-mandated restrictions related to preventing spread of said virus, most County Departments had reduced staffing levels due to paid furloughs and temporary layoffs; and

WHEREAS, the Director of Personnel is recommending that the Waiver of Vacation Accrual Maximums for all County employees be extended through the end of the year to assist Department Heads in managing staffing levels, including pending employee leave requests; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Personnel Director be and hereby is authorized to waive vacation accrual maximums for all County employees through December 31, 2020; and, be it further

RESOLVED. That effective January 1, 2021, the Vacation Accrual Maximum Limits shall automatically revert to their normal level; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, All Department Heads, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by Supervisor FAGAN and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL:  Ayes: 19   Nays: 0   Vacant: 1 (City of Johnstown – Ward 1)