Resolution No. 475


Supervisor BORN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:



RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board of Supervisors be and hereby is authorized and empowered to sign contracts between the Fulton County Social Services Department and independent contractors effective January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, unless otherwise specified, at rates as hereinafter indicated:


Vendor                                                            Purpose                                                           Cost

Berkshire Farms:                                 Non-secure detention-reserve beds                NYS set rates

Capital Dist. Juvenile                          Secure detention                                             NYS set rates

  Secure Detention Fac.

Capital Dist. Juvenile                          Specialized Secure detention                         NYS set rates

  Secure Detention Fac. (RTA)

Residential Child Care Fac.                Group homes, institutions                               NYS set rates


Employment Svcs:

Lexington Employment                      Employment                                                    $186,400.00


Private Industry Council                     Employment                                                      $50,187.00

Work Assessment Center                   Independent Employ. Assessments           $496.00 per eval.


Express Taxi                                       Transportation svcs                                   Per rate schedule

Glove City Taxi                                  Transportation svcs                                   Per rate schedule

Gloversville Transit                            Bus Tickets (Employment)                                   $6,500.00


DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC)      Parentage Testing Services                                    $53.00/ea.


FMCC                                                 Employee Training                                              $42,000.00


Family Focus                                      Adoption Services                                               $32,000.00


Northeast Parent Child Soc.               Preventive                                                         $190,488.00


Visiting Nurses Home Care                Consumer Directed Personal Care                DOH set rates

                                                            Personal Care                                                DOH set rates


Fulmont Community Action              Wheels to Work                                              $32,125.00



Resolution No. 475 (Continued)


Pineview Commons                            Assisted Living Program                              DOH set rates

Limited Licensed Home Care Prog.                                                                         DOH set rates


Nathan Littauer Hospital                    Personal Emergency Response System     $30.00 per month

                                                                                                                               $50.00 per install


St. Mary’s Healthcare                         Drug and Alcohol Assessments                    $72.00 per visit


Top Quality Homecare                       Personal Care                                                 DOH set rates


Eastern Medical Support                    Drug and Alcohol Testing                       Per Rate Schedule


Resource Center for                            Personal Care Services                                 DOH set rates

Independent Living


Home Helpers & Direct                      Consumer Directed                                   Paid by EMedNY

Link of Amsterdam                            Personal Care Services                              Paid by EMedNY


Fulton Co. Highways &                      Office maintenance services                           $108,912.00

  Facilities Dept.        


Fulton Co. District Attorney              Fraud Prosecution                                             $36,206.00


Fulton Co. Office for Aging               HEAP Outreach                                                $16,000.00


Fulton Co. Sheriff                               Fraud Investigator                                           $73,150.00                                                                 Security                                                           $73,150.00

                                                            On-Call/Personal Svcs.                                     $9,800.00


and, be it further

RESOLVED, That such contracts shall be subject to the approval of the Social Services Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Social Services Commissioner, Social Services Attorney, Budget Director/ County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.


Seconded by Supervisor LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL:  Ayes: 19   Nays: 0   Absent: 1 (Supervisor Waldron)





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