Supervisors FAGAN and ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A 20-FOOT TRAILER FOR IN-HOUSE CUSTOMIZATION (DECONTAMINATION UNIT) FOR USE IN THE SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT (2020 CAPITAL PLAN)

 

WHEREAS, Resolution 101 of 2020 authorized amending the 2020 Capital Plan to substitute a 20-foot Cargo Trailer and certain supplies and equipment in place of a decontamination trailer for use in the Solid Waste Department; and

WHEREAS, for reasons of economy and efficiency, the Purchasing Agent has required that certain large discretionary purchases be reviewed by the Board of Supervisors given the potential fiscal stress resulting from the COVID-19 virus pandemic; and

WHEREAS, the Director of Solid Waste recommends continuing with purchase of said 20-foot Cargo Trailer; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Public Works and Finance recommend continuing with said purchase; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Director of Solid Waste be, and hereby is, authorized to purchase a 20-foot Cargo Trailer at a cost not to exceed $6,276.00; and, be it further

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

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by Supervisor HOWARD and adopted by the following vote:

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