Supervisors BORN AND CALLERY offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:


WHEREAS, Resolution 385 of 2013 appointed Irina Gelman as Public Health Director effective January 7, 2014; and

WHEREAS, inasmuch as the New York State Department of Health had previously altered the requirements, qualifications and term for county Public Health Directors within the State, certain had to be procedures to reclassify said post via the New York State Civil Service Commission; now, therefore be it

WHEREAS, in accordance with Civil Service Law §20.0, the Director of Personnel procured the approval of a resolution by said Civil Service Commission to amend the Appendices of the Rules for the Classified Civil Service of Fulton County by adding Public Health Director to the Non-Competitive Class; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That in accordance with NYS Civil Service Rules and upon the recommendation of the Committees on Human Services and Personnel, effective immediately, Irina Gelman, of Johnstown, NY, be and hereby is appointed Public Health Director (Job Group D-3), subject to a probationary period of 12 weeks; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Personnel Director 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, Public Health Director, Personnel Director, All Department Heads, NYS Civil Service, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

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