Supervisor BORN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH CHILDREN’S VILLAGE RESIDENTIAL PLACEMENT FACILITY FOR SPECIAL ADOPTION SERVICES FOR CHILDREN (SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT)

WHEREAS, Resolution 496 of 2017 authorized contracts between the Fulton County Department of Social Services and various Independent Contractors in 2018; and

WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Social Services is requesting to contract with Children’s Village Residential Placement Facility for Special Adoption Services to facilitate a difficult adoption out of the local area; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract between the Fulton County Department of Social Services and The Children’s Village of Dobbs Ferry, NY, for specialized treatment, education and recreation services for children, effective immediately through December 31, 2018, at state-set rates (approximately $560.00 per day); and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract is subject to the approval of the Social Services Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Social Services Commissioner, Social Services Attorney, Budget Director/ County Auditor and Administrative Officer/ Clerk of the Board.

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