Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF CERTAIN COUNTY-OWNED PROPERTIES NOT MEETING THE SET MINIMUM AUCTION PRICE AT THE 
JUNE 2019 AUCTION

WHEREAS, the 2019 auction for the sale of County-owned property was held on June 19, 2019; and

WHEREAS, Resolution No. 215 of 1997 established a procedure to set minimum bids for tax acquired properties subject to public auction, specifying that all bids over the minimum be final and executable by the County Treasurer; and

WHEREAS, Resolution No. 265 of 2019 authorized the sale of County-owned properties not meeting the set minimum auction price at the June auction; and

WHEREAS, the Committee on Finance has recommended that five (5) properties within the City of Gloversville be withheld from sale to allow the City of Gloversville to consider purchasing them; and

WHEREAS, the City of Gloversville Common Council has decided not to proceed with purchase of the five (5) parcels making them available to the original bidders who expressed interest in purchasing them; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be and hereby is authorized to sell certain County-owned properties at the identified auction bid price below the minimum, included on the attached list; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the County Treasurer be directed to record the appropriate deed after the execution thereof and to bill the purchasers the proper fees, as well as 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, County Attorney, and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor GROFF and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL:  Ayes: 19   Nays: 0   Absent: 1 (Supervisor Handy)
 

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