Resolution No. 557

Authorizing The Chair Of The Ulster County Legislature To Execute An Intermunicipal Agreement With The Town Of Rochester, As An ARPA-SLFRF Subrecipient, To Fund The Construction Of Public Restrooms And Providing A New Roof To The Existing Park Pavilion At The Town Of Rochester Town Park (50 Scenic Road) – Department Of Finance, Division Of Recovery And Resilience

Resolution Information




Referred to:  The American Rescue Plan Act Special Committee (Chairman Criswell and Legislators Corcoran, Levine, Lopez, and Sperry), The Public Works, Capital Projects and Transportation Committee (Chairwoman Petit and Legislators Erner, Fabiano, Litts, and Nolan), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairman Gavaris and Legislators Cahill, Criswell, Roberts, and Ronk)


Chairman of the ARPA Special Committee, Peter J. Criswell, and Deputy Chair Thomas Corcoran, Jr. offer the following:


WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted at the request of the County Executive on behalf of the Department of Finance, Division of Recovery and Resilience; and


WHEREAS, the Ulster County Legislature passed Resolution No. 289 establishing and funding capital project No. 635 in the amount of two million dollars ($2,000,000) to create a program to partner with Ulster County municipalities and match up to 50% of park and recreation projects with a maximum contribution of $100,000 per municipality; and


WHEREAS, the County and the Town of Rochester (the “Town”) desire to enter into an Intermunicipal Agreement (IMA) where the Town will be a subrecipient of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000.00) of American Rescue Plan Act – Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF); and


WHEREAS the Town will be responsible under the IMA for administering a program to build public restrooms at the Town Park and provide a new roof to the existing park pavilion; now, therefore, be it


RESOLVED, the Chair of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby authorized to execute the Inter Municipal Agreement with the Town of Rochester to partially fund construction of public restrooms at the Town Park and provide a new roof to the existing park pavilion in the form as filed with the Clerk of the Legislature or as modified with the approval of the County Attorney,


and move its adoption.








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Passed by Committee: American Rescue Plan Act on             .


Passed by Committee: Public Works, Capital Projects and Transportation on



Passed by Committee: Ways and Means on                 .





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Updated: December 1, 2023