Resolution No. 641

Amending The 2023 - 2028 Capital Improvement Program – Establishing Capital Project Nos. 649 Through 652 – 2023 DPW Bridge Program – Amending The 2023 Capital Fund Budget – Department Of Public Works (Highways And Bridges)

Resolution Information




Referred to:  The Public Works, Capital Projects and Transportation Committee (Chairwoman Petit and Legislators Fabiano, Litts, Nolan, and Stewart), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairman Gavaris and Legislators Cahill, Fabiano, Ronk, and Walter)


Chairwoman of the Public Works, Capital Projects and Transportation Committee, Laura Petit, and Deputy Chair Dean J. Fabiano offer the following:


WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted at the request of the Acting County Executive on behalf of the Department of Public Works; and


WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Public Works has identified four bridges in the 2023 DPW Bridge Program list; and


WHEREAS, the four bridges identified in the project will utilize inhouse engineering and labor; and


WHEREAS, the 2023-2028 Capital Improvement Program includes the amount of $705,000.00 for the 2023 DPW Bridge Program; and


WHEREAS, it may be necessary for the Commissioner of Finance to transfer funds between these projects if necessary; and


WHEREAS, Public Works desires to establish this project earlier to alleviate long lead times for materials and future inflation costs; and


WHEREAS, the Commissioner of Public Works requests that Capital Project Nos. 649 through 652 be established and funded in a total amount of $916,000.00; and


WHEREAS, based upon examination by the Ulster County Legislature, the County’s funding of this Project constitutes a Type II action as defined under Sections 4.5.5 of the County of Ulster’s State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) Type II List, which was adopted pursuant to Resolution No. 118 dated April 20, 2010, and


WHEREAS, Ulster County has determined that this funding action does not pose a significant potential environmental impact and may be progressed as a Type II action in accordance with 6 NYCRR Part 617 of SEQRA, and does not require any further determination or procedure under SEQRA; now, therefore be it




RESOLVED, that the 2023-2028 Ulster County Capital Improvement Program is amended as follows:


                    INCREASE                                             AMOUNT


                    2023 DPW Bridge Program                      $211,000.00


and, be it further


          RESOLVED, that Capital Project Nos. 649 through 652 for the 2023 Bridge Program be established as follows:


                                                      CREATE                               AMOUNT


Capital Project No. 649                     Cemetery Bridge                             $255,000.00

                                                       Town of Saugerties


Capital Project No. 650                     Seager Bridge                           $197,000.00

                                                      Town of Hardenburgh


Capital Project No. 651                     Cape Avenue Bridge                 $265,000.00

                                                      Town of Wawarsing


Capital Project No. 652                     Marshall Bridge                        $199,000.00

                                                      Town of Rochester


and, be it further


          RESOLVED, that the 2023 Ulster County Capital Fund budget is hereby amended as follows:

                                                            INCREASE                               AMOUNT                                  

HH.5197.0649-4100.4100            Bridge Materials                         $255,000.00

(App. #)                                        


HH.5197.0649-3500.5710            Serial Bonds                                 $255,000.00

(Rev. #)




HH.5197.0650-4100.4100            Bridge Materials                         $197,000.00

(App. #)                                        


HH.5197.0650-3500.5710             Serial Bonds                                 $197,000.00

(Rev. #)


HH.5197.0651-4100.4100            Bridge Materials                          $265,000.00

(App. #)                                        


HH.5197.0651-3500.5710            Serial Bonds                                 $265,000.00

(Rev. #)


HH.5197.0652-4100.4100            Bridge Materials                         $199,000.00

(App. #)                                                            


HH.5197.0652-3500.5710             Serial Bonds                                 $199,000.00

(Rev. #),


and, be it further


RESOLVED, the Commissioner of Finance is authorized to transfer funds between these projects if necessary,


and moves its adoption.




AYES:                        NOES:     


Passed Committee:  Public Works, Capital Projects and Transportation on _______.


Passed Committee:  Ways and Means on ______________.







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Updated: January 9, 2023