Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION APPROVING PAYMENT FOR LEGAL DEFENSE OF WALMART REAL PROPERTY ASSESSMENT CHALLENGE IN THE CITY OF GLOVERSVILLE  (COUNTY ATTORNEY)

WHEREAS, Resolution 293 of 2013 Established a Policy for County Participation in the Legal Defense of Real Property Tax Assessments; and

WHEREAS, Resolution 346 of 2017 authorized County Participation in the Legal Defense of Certain Assessment Reduction Actions within the Town of Broadalbin, City of Gloversville and the City of Johnstown; and

WHEREAS, a settlement has been reached between all parties regarding the assessment challenge; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the County Attorney be and hereby is authorized to pay the County’s portion of said real property legal defense in the amount of $3,556.00; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be and hereby is directed to make the following transfer:

From:  A.1000.1990-4907-EXP-Contingent Fund Expense

To:      A.1420.1420-4090-EXP-Professional Services

Sum:    $3,556.00

and, be it further

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

 

 

 

 

 

Seconded by Supervisor HOWARD and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL:  Ayes: 18   Nays: 0   Absent: 2 (Supervisors Lauria and Wilson)