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

RESOLUTION AMENDING THE 2020 CAPITAL PLAN TO INCLUDE A V-CALL/V-TAC INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS PROJECT

WHEREAS, Resolution 146 of 2020 accepted 2019 NYS Interoperable Communications Grant and authorized the purchase of certain equipment with said funds; and

WHEREAS, Civil Defense Director/Fire Coordinator recommends additional engineering, design and installation services to implement a county-wide V-Call/V-Tac Interoperable Communications System at multiple communication tower sites as part of the County’s overall public safety radio network; and

WHEREAS, the Civil Defense Director/Fire Coordinator and Committees on Public Safety and Finance recommend that the V-Call/V-Tac Interoperable Communications Project be included in the 2020 Capital Plan so that it can proceed prior to the end of the year; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the 2020 Capital Plan be and hereby is amended to include a V-Call/V-Tac Interoperable Communications Project at appropriate locations within the County network, in the amount of $415,749.00; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2020 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended as follows:

Revenue Account:

Increase H.3640.3097-3397.0956 – REV – VCALL/VTAC Interop             $415,749.00

                                                                        Communications (New)

Appropriation Account:

Increase H.3640.3097-2100.0956 – EXP – VCALL/VTAC Interop                         $415,749.00

                                                                        Communications (New)

and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Civil Defense Director/Fire Coordinator, Budget Director/County Auditor and the Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

Seconded by Supervisor LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:

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