Supervisor CALLERY offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY DEMOLITION TEAM TO ASSIST CITY OF GLOVERSVILLE IN DEMOLITION PROJECT FOR 211 AND 213 NORTH MAIN STREET AND REDUCING THE TIP FEE RATE
WHEREAS, Resolution No. 234 of 2000 supported the concept of a “Municipal Demolition Team” in Fulton County, comprised of County manpower and equipment and manpower and equipment from municipal forces, when feasible; and
WHEREAS, Resolution 49 of 2001 formally established a Municipal Demolition Team, with basic operating guidelines identified in the “Municipal Demolition Team Proposal”, dated February 12, 2001; and
WHEREAS, Resolution 168 of 2018 referred a County-owned building at 213 North Main Street, Gloversville to the County Demolition Team in accordance with Operation Green Scene; and
WHEREAS, the City of Gloversville desires to demolish an adjacent City-owned building at 211 North Main Street; and
WHEREAS, the City of Gloversville has proposed a joint demolition project of both 211 and 213 North Main Street based upon the following provisions:
1. The City will contract a qualified demolition firm to collapse both 211 and 213
North Main Street, Gloversville.
2. The County shall charge the City the reduced tipping fee rate of $25.00
per ton (Municipal/County Demolition Rate).
3. Once both buildings are safety collapsed, the County Demolition Team
will collect and remove all debris from both sites to the County Landfill.
4. The City shall be responsible for proper permitting and any variance
and/or air monitoring fees.
now, therefore be it
RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to execute an Inter-Municipal Agreement with the City of Gloversville to facilitate a joint demolition of buildings at 211 and 213 North Main Street, Gloversville, NY; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That the Director of Solid Waste be and hereby is directed to charge the reduced Tipping Fee rate of $25.00 per ton (Municipal/County Demolition Rate) as a charge to the City of Gloversville exclusively for the receipt of debris from the demolition of 211 North Main Street; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That the County Attorney be authorized and directed to prepare an appropriate Agreement between the County and the City of Gloversville, at his discretion, to govern said joint demolition project including the sale of the 213 North Main Street building to the City for the sum of $1.00 in advance of the demolition project; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That the Solid Waste Director and County Treasurer do each and every other thing necessary to further the purport of this Resolution; and, be it further
RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Solid Waste Director, City of Gloversville, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.
Seconded by Supervisor GROFF and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 15 Nays: 0 Absent: 5 (Supervisors Argotsinger, Born, Handy, Howard, Waldron)