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

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ACCEPTANCE OF NYS OFFICE FOR AGING UNMET NEEDS FUNDS FOR 2019-2020 (OFFICE FOR AGING)

WHEREAS, the OFA Director has been notified that the Office for Aging will receive NYS Office for Aging (NYSOFA) Unmet Needs funds in the amount of $91,000.00 for use in the 2019 and/or 2020; and

WHEREAS, the OFA Director has proposed to utilize $40,000.00 of said grant in 2019 and the balance in the 2020 budget; and

WHEREAS, the Office for the Aging Director has proposed to use a portion of said funding for Lifeline Units and in-home care services in 2019 as follows:
 

(10) Lifeline Units $ 1,860.00
In-Home Care Services $ 21,396.00
  $23,256.00

 

and

WHEREAS, the OFA Director will return to the Board of Supervisors with a plan to appropriate the balance of the $40,000.00 in grant proceeds prior to the end of the year; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be a hereby is authorized to sign a grant agreement between OFA Director and NYS Office for Aging to accept Unmet Needs Funds in the amount of $91,000.00; said agreement subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2019 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended as follows:

Revenue:
Increase A.7610.7610-3772 – REV – OFA – State Aid – Program For Aging   $23,256.00

Appropriation:
Increase A.7610.7610-4170 - EXP- Programs                          $23,256.00

and; be it further

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

Seconded by Supervisor LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL:  Ayes: 17   Nays: 0   Absent: 3 (Supervisors Handy, Wilson and Young)
 

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