WHEREAS, the Town Board previously authorized the execution of an agreement with the Jewish Association for Services to the Aged, 247 West 37th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10018 (“JASA”), to provide social work services to seniors aged 60 and older participating in the Project Independence program (the “Services”), which agreement was previously amended (as amended, the “Original Agreement”); and
WHEREAS, the initial term of the Original Agreement, as amended, will terminate December 31, 2018; and
WHEREAS, the Commissioner of the Department of Services for the Aging (the “Commissioner”) has recommended that this Board extend the Agreement for a period of three months commencing January 1, 2019 and ending on March 31, 2019 in consideration of a service rate of Sixty and 15/100 Dollars ($60.15) per hour (the “Amendment”) while the Town continues to solicit proposals for the Services; and
WHEREAS, this Board finds it to be in the best interest of the Town to authorize the Amendment.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT
RESOLVED that the Amendment be and hereby is authorized; and be it further
RESOLVED the Supervisor is authorized and directed to execute, on behalf of the Town, the Amendment, all as more particularly set forth in a copy of the Amendment, which shall be on file in the Office of the Town Clerk; and be it further
RESOLVED that the Office of the Town Attorney be and hereby is authorized and directed to negotiate and supervise the execution of the Amendment; and be it further
RESOLVED that the Comptroller be and hereby is authorized and directed to pay the costs of the Amendment upon receipt of duly executed Amendment and certified claims therefor.
Dated: Manhasset, New York
December 18, 2018
The vote on the foregoing resolution was recorded as follows:
Ayes: Councilperson De Giorgio, Councilperson Ferrara, Councilperson Kaplan, Councilperson Russell, Councilperson Seeman, Councilperson Zuckerman, Supervisor Bosworth
cc: Town Attorney Comptroller DOSA