Supervisor FAGAN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:


WHEREAS, the current bid for No. 2 heating oil and 50/50 blend expires on December 31, 2019; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Purchasing Agent be and hereby is directed to advertise for sealed bids from responsible petroleum dealers for Heating Oil No. 2 and Special Blend of No. 2 for the year 2018 (and according to further specifications which may be obtained at the Office of the Purchasing Agent); said price to identify origin and posted tank wagon price in effect on the date of bid (to be further identified at each instance of delivery), plus vendor margin.  Successful bidder must make provisions for emergency delivery on a local basis (within a 20-mile radius of the City of Johnstown), in the event that one of the identified facilities runs out of fuel; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That such sealed bids must be addressed to Jon R. Stead, Purchasing Agent, Supervisors' Chambers, Room 203, County Building, Johnstown, NY, 12095, and received by said Purchasing Agent no later than 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Board of Supervisors reserves the right to reject any or all bids; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Superintendent of Highways and Facilities, Fire Coordinator, Sheriff, Correctional Facility, Solid Waste, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.


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

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