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

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE DIRECTOR OF SOLID WASTE TO CEASE ACCEPTANCE OF SOLID WASTE FROM THE COUNTY OF MONTGOMERY

WHEREAS, Resolution 58 of 2014 authorized an Inter-municipal Agreement (IMA) for Waste Disposal Services between the County of Fulton and County of Montgomery; and

WHEREAS, in January 2018 and again in February 2018, the County of Fulton notified Montgomery County that it was in Breach of the IMA due to its extensive delivery of solid waste not generated within Montgomery County to the Fulton County Landfill dating back to the inception of the IMA; and

WHEREAS, the County of Montgomery has not stopped the Breach in accordance with IMA Dispute Resolution provisions, which provides the option of Termination of the IMA by County of Fulton; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Director of Solid Waste be, and hereby is, directed to cease accepting waste from County of Montgomery, effective close of business on Thursday, June 14, 2018 until further notice by the Chairman of the Board; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be, and hereby is, delegated the authority to resolve said dispute with County of Montgomery up to and including termination of the entire Inter-Municipal Agreement; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, County Attorney, and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor HOWARD and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 416 (16) Nays: 0 Absent: 135 (4)
(Supervisors Kinowski, Waldron, Wilson and Young)

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