Supervisor KINOWSKI offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

 

RESOLUTION APPROVING 2020-2021 CHIEF LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIALS (CLEO) AGREEMENT BETWEEN FULTON, MONTGOMERY AND SCHOHARIE COUNTIES FOR SPONSORSHIP AND OPERATION OF THE F-M-S WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD

 

WHEREAS, in accordance with the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998, Fulton, Montgomery and Schoharie Counties entered into an agreement to govern the management structure of the Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Workforce Development Board; and

WHEREAS, in 2014, the federal government reorganized its workforce development program via the “Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014” (WIOA); and

WHEREAS, the Chief Local Elected Officials (CLEO) agreement authorizes the F-M-S Workforce Development Board to provide planning, guidance, monitoring, support, oversight and regulation to ensure the highest quality workforce development system in accordance with WIOA regulations; and

WHEREAS, the last extension of said CLEO agreement will expire on June 30, 2020; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a Chief Local Elected Officials (CLEO) agreement between the County of Fulton, and the Counties of Montgomery and Schoharie to implement requirements of the Workforce Investment Act, effective July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021; said agreement subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Workforce Development Board, Montgomery County Legislature, Schoharie County Board of Supervisors, Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board, and to each and every other person, institution or agency who will further the purport of this Resolution.

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by Supervisor BREH and adopted by the following vote:

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