Supervisors FAGAN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING RECIPROCAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND FACILITIES AND THE CITY OF JOHNSTOWN FOR SNOW AND ICE CONTROL ON COUNTY ROAD 148 AND MAPLE AVENUE

WHEREAS, the County of Fulton owns and is responsible for the snow and ice control of County Road 148 from the Johnstown City line (Glebe Street) to the Montgomery County line; and 

WHEREAS, the City of Johnstown owns and is responsible for the snow and ice control of Maple Avenue from North Perry Street to the Johnstown City line; and 

WHEREAS, the Superintendent of Highways and Facilities and the Johnstown City Engineer have discussed sharing services for plowing during future winter seasons; and 

WHEREAS, the City of Johnstown has agreed to provide snow and ice control on County Road 148 from the Johnstown City line (Glebe Street) to the Montgomery County line in exchange for the County providing snow and ice control of Maple Avenue from North Perry Street to the Johnstown City line; now, therefore be it 

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized and directed to sign an Agreement with the City of Johnstown to provide snow and ice control during future winter seasons for County Road 148 from the Johnstown City line (Glebe Street) to the Montgomery County line and for Maple Avenue from North Perry Street to the Johnstown City line as summarized herein; and, be it further 

RESOLVED, That said agreement is 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, County Attorney, Superintendent of Highways and Facilities, City of Johnstown, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

Seconded by Supervisor CALLERY and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL:  Ayes: 15      Nays: 0   Absent: 5 (Supervisors Argotsinger, Born, Handy, Howard, Waldron)

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