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

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ACCEPTANCE OF 2019-2020 PUBLIC SAFETY ANSWERING POINTS OPERATIONS GRANT FROM NYS OHSES

WHEREAS, Resolution 217 of 2019 authorized an Application for a 2020 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) Grant from NYS Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services; and

WHEREAS, said grant proposal’s identified use for the fund was salary and benefits for E911 Communication Specialists involved in consolidated dispatch; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Board of Supervisors hereby accepts the 2020 New York State Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services PSAP Grant, in an amount of $186,017.00 to offset communications personnel costs in the 2020 Budget; 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 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, Sheriff, NYS Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, 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 Kinowski and Waldron)
 

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