Resolution No. 166

Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Execute An Agreement With The New York State Department Of Transportation To Accept New York State Funds For Ulster And Dutchess County Public Transit Service (LINK) – Department Of Public Transportation (Ulster County Area Transit)

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Adopted

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Referred to: The Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning and Transit

Committee (Chairman Maloney and Legislators Berky, Delaune, Lapp, Litts, Maio

and Rodriguez), and The Ways and Means Committee (Chairman Gerentine and

Legislators Allen, Bartels, Belfiglio, Briggs, Maio, and Maloney)

 

Chairman of the Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning, and Transit

Committee, James F. Maloney, and Deputy Chairman Hector Rodriguez offer the

following:

WHEREAS, this resolution has been submitted by the County Executive on

behalf of the Department of Public Transportation; and

WHEREAS, additional funds are needed to provide continuing public transit

service connecting Ulster and Dutchess Counties, including service to MetroNorth

Train Station for a period of one year; and

WHEREAS, the Director of Public Transportation has received notification

that the New York State Department of Transportation will reimburse eligible costs

not to exceed $340,000.00; and

WHEREAS, UCAT has budgeted $340,000.00 of this aid in the 2016 budget

and expects to apply for reimbursement of its costs equal to $340,000.00; and

WHEREAS, the Director of UCAT requests the Chairman of the Ulster

County Legislature be authorized to execute an agreement with the New York State

Department of Transportation (project ID#8823.24.128) for the term January 1, 2016

through December 31, 2016 in an amount not to exceed $340,000.00; now, therefore,

be it

RESOLVED, that the Chairman of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby

authorized to execute an agreement, and any amendments thereto, with the New York

State Department of Transportation to accept reimbursement for the operation of the

LINK service (Project ID Number 8823.24.128) in an amount not to exceed

$340,000, in form as filed with the Clerk of the Ulster County Legislature or as

modified with the approval of the County Attorney,

and move its adoption. 

 

ADOPTED BY THE FOLLOWING VOTE:

AYES: 22 NOES: 0

(Legislator Lopez left at 7:19 PM)

Passed Committee: Economic Development, Tourism, Housing, Planning and

Transit on March 1, 2016

Passed Committee: Ways and Means on March 8, 2016

FINANCIAL IMPACT:

$340,000.00 - BUDGETED 2016 APPROPRIATION DOLLARS

$340,000.00 - BUDGETED 2016 STATE AID REVENUE

STATE OF NEW YORK

 ss:

COUNTY OF ULSTER

I, the undersigned Clerk of the Legislature of the County of Ulster, hereby certify that the foregoing resolution is

the original resolution adopted by the Ulster County Legislature on the 15th Day of March in the year Two Thousand and

Sixteen, and said resolution shall remain on file in the office of said clerk.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal of the County of Ulster this 17th Day of March

in the year Two Thousand and Sixteen.

|s| Victoria A. Fabella

Victoria A. Fabella, Clerk

Ulster County Legislature

Submitted to the County Executive this Approved by the County Executive this

17th Day of March, 2016. 23rd Day of March, 2016.

|s| Victoria A. Fabella |s| Michael P. Hein

Victoria A. Fabella, Clerk Michael P. Hein, County Executive

Ulster County Legislature 

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Updated: January 23, 2019