Supervisor GREENE offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING REDUCED TIPPING FEE RATE FOR FIRE DEBRIS FROM JBF TANNERY AND FORMER TRADITION LEATHER FIRE EVENT

WHEREAS, a massive fire occurred on February 10, 2018, at the site of the former JBF Tannery and Tradition Leather Mill, located at West Eleventh Avenue in Gloversville; and

WHEREAS, said fire event has created an emergency situation for the community, including unanticipated costs to clean-up such building debris for the City of Gloversville; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors wishes to assist the City of Gloversville by reducing the normal $75.00 per ton Tipping Fees normally charged for said waste; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Director of Solid Waste be and hereby is directed to charge the reduced tipping fee rate of $25.00 per ton (Municipal/County Demolition Rate) as a charge to the City of Gloversville exclusively for the receipt of debris from the February 10, 2018 fire that destroyed the JBF Tannery (former Tradition Leather Mill) only; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Director of Solid Waste 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, Solid Waste Director, All Supervisors, City of Gloversville, Gloversville Fire Chief, Budget Director/County Auditor, and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board, and to each and every other person, institution or agency which will further the purport of this Resolution.

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