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

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING NEW YORK STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT TERRORISM PREVENTION PROGRAM FUNDS FOR 2019-2020 AND AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF CERTAIN EQUIPMENT FOR USE IN THE SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
    

WHEREAS, Resolution 218 of 2019 authorized application of a SLETPP Homeland Security Program Grant for 2019-2020 in the amount of $21,244.00; and

WHEREAS, Fulton County has been notified that it received $21,244.00 in grant funds from Law Enforcement Terrorist Prevention (LETPP) component of the 2019-2020 NYS Homeland Security Program; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That upon the recommendation of the Sheriff and Committees on Public Safety and Finance, the Sheriff be and hereby is authorized to expend 2019-2020 Homeland Security Grant Funds to purchase the items identified herein in 2020, in approximate amounts, as follows:

    (22) Ballistic Helmets                   $16,500.00
    (23) Tactical Flashlights                 $3,100.00
    (1) Tactical Headset                       $1,100.00
    (1) Tactical Assault Headset             $540.00
                                                         $21,240.00
and, be it further 

RESOLVED, That the Sheriff is hereby directed to carry out said purchases expeditiously and complete all grant requirements in 2020; and, be it further 

RESOLVED, That the Sheriff and Budget Director/County Auditor 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, Sheriff, Budget Director/County Auditor, Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor SELMSER and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL:  Ayes: 18   Nays: 0   Absent: 2 (Supervisors Kinowski and Waldron)

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