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


WHEREAS, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 requires recipients of Federal financial assistance to ensure that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefit of or be subject to unlawful discrimination in, the operation, implementation, access and use of the recipients’ programs, activities or facilities based on race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or low income or limited-English proficiency; and

WHEREAS, federal and state regulations require municipal governments to adopt a Title VI compliance plan to consolidate all policies and procedures related to Title VI protections into one formal plan; and

WHEREAS, the Director of Personnel, working with involved department heads has prepared a proposed “County of Fulton Title VI Plan” as the official policy of the County related to Title VI requirements; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the “County of Fulton Title VI Plan”, as presented to the Committees on Public Works and Finance and placed on file in the Board of Supervisors Office and the County Attorney’s Office, be, and hereby is adopted; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the County Attorney be, and hereby is designated Title VI Coordinator for the County of Fulton; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, County Attorney, All Department Heads, Budget Director and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board. 

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

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