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

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING STATE MATCHING FUNDS FOR 2018 “I LOVE NEW YORK” TOURISM PROGRAM

WHEREAS, Resolution 394 of 2017 authorized submittal of a grant application for “I Love New York” Tourism Matching Funds for 2018 in the amount of $451,500.000; and

WHEREAS, the County of Fulton has been advised that it has been awarded up to $63,067.00 for its 2018 Tourism Matching Funds Program; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Economic Development & Environment and Finance recommend that the County accept the 2018 budgeted amount of $60,290.00; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Fulton County Board of Supervisors, by this Resolution, hereby accepts 2018 Tourism Matching Funds, in an amount of $60,290.00 (Fulton County to match its share of $60,290.00) for 2018; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, as Fulton County’s Tourism Promotion Agency, do each and every other thing necessary to receive such funds; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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