Referred to: The Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning and Transit Committee (Chairman Cahill and Legislators Archer, Corcoran, Delaune, Litts, Maio, and Uchitelle), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairwoman Archer and Legislators Bartels, Gavaris, Haynes, Maio, Parete, Ronk, and Walter)
Chairman of the Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning, and Transit Committee, Brian B. Cahill, and Deputy Chair Herbert Litts, III, offer the following:
WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted at the request of the County Executive on behalf of the Department of Economic Development; and
WHEREAS,theUlsterCountyDepartment of Economic Developmentidentifiedsmall business funding assistance as an eligible activity under the New York State Community Development Block Grant (NYS CDBG) Economic Development/Small Business Program andprepared adraftapplication requesting $95,558.00 in funding to support the creation of four (4) full-time equivalent jobs, which shall be made available to Low-to-Moderate Income individuals;and
WHEREAS, the Ulster County Legislature conducted the necessary publicoutreach for the application including a public hearing with proper public notice, toreceive comments on the proposed direction of the County’s application, after whichand with consideration of the comments received, an HCR Application for a small business assistance with a focus on low and moderate income households wassubmitted;and
WHEREAS,UlsterCountyhasreceivednoticethatithasbeenawarded $95,558.00 in funding for Project #1160SB966-21 from HCR inaccordancewithitsgrantapplication;and
WHEREAS, as required by the funding agency since 2012, the resolutionsauthorizing the execution of these contracts have authorized the County Executive astheCounty’ssignatory;and
WHEREAS, in order to accept and appropriate this funding it is necessary toamendthe2021UlsterCountyBudget;now,thereforebeit
RESOLVED, that the County Executive is hereby authorized to execute anagreement (NYS Contract #1160SB966-21) and any related amendments with theNew York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation in the amount of $95,558.00, inthe form as filed with the Clerk of the Ulster County Legislature or as modified withtheapprovaloftheCountyAttorney;and,beitfurther
RESOLVED, that the County Director of Economic Development is hereby authorized to actascertifyingofficerincludingthefilingofanycertificationsnecessaryforthepurposesofimplementingthisaward;and,beitfurther
AA.8021.3405-4600.4660 Misc. Contractual Expense, Other $95,558.00
AA-8021-3405-3400-4989 Federal Aid $95,558.00
and move its adoption.
ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:
Passed Committee: Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning, and Transit on _______________.
Passed Committee: Ways and Means on ________________.
$95,558.00 – ADDITIONAL 2021 FEDERAL REVENUE DOLLARS
(PASS THROUGH NYS HOUSING TRUST FUND CORPORATION / HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL)
$95,558.00 – ADDITIONAL 2021 APPROPRIATION DOLLARS
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Updated: April 5, 2021
Votes on this Resolutionyes no abstained no vote
Committee Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 114