Supervisor WALDRON offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING SUBMISSION OF A HUD COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT APPLICATION TO ASSIST SERVICE DELI PROVISIONS DISTRIBUTOR, LLC

WHEREAS, the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth has recommended that the County sponsor a HUD Community Development Block Grant Application on behalf of Service Deli Provisions Distributor, LLC (dba Deli Master Foods) for the following:

  • Purchase and Renovate New Building at 104 Van Road
  • Purchase New Equipment

and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors, has determined that there is a need to undertake economic development projects in Fulton County; and

WHEREAS, the County of Fulton, through Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, is working with Service Deli Provisions Distributor, LLC. (dba Deli Master Foods) to expand its business operations, which is projected to create 15 new jobs; and

WHEREAS, a public hearing was held regarding said Application on May 14, 2018, after due posting thereof and everyone who wanted to speak was heard; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That upon the recommendation of the Committee on Economic Development and Environment, the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to submit an application to the New York State Office of Community Renewal for $225,000.00 in Fiscal Year 2018 Community Development Block Grant Funds to undertake economic development activities to assist Service Deli Provisions Distributor, LLC (dba Delia Master Foods); and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, Fulton County Industrial Development Agency, Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, City of Gloversville, City of Johnstown, All Towns, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor GREENE and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 530 (19) Nays: 0 Abstentions: 21 (1) Supervisor Callery