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Supervisor Bosworth offered the following resolution and moved its adoption, which resolution was declared adopted after a poll of the members of this Board:

RESOLUTION NO. 50 - 2019

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF AGREEMENTS WITH REBUILDING TOGETHER LONG ISLAND AND THE REHABILITATION INSTITUTE FOR MINOR HOME REPAIR SERVICES IN CONNECTION WITH PROJECT INDEPENDENCE.

        WHEREAS, the Town’s Department of Services for the Aging (“DOSA”) desires to contract with organizations to make repairs and accessibility improvements to homes as well as provide assistance with minor household repairs and accessibility repairs for seniors aged 60 and older participating in the Project Independence program (the “Services”); and

 

        WHEREAS, the Commissioner of DOSA has recommended that this Board execute agreements for the Services with Rebuilding Together Long Island, Inc., 208 Route 109, Farmingdale, NY 11735 in consideration of an amount not to exceed Ten Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($10,000.00) and The Rehabilitation Institute, 123 Frost Street, Suite B, Westbury, New York 11590 in consideration of an amount not to exceed Five Thousand and 00/100 Dollars ($5,000.00), each for a term beginning January 1, 2019 and terminating December 31, 2019 (the “Agreements”); and

 

        WHEREAS, this Board finds it to be in the best interest of the Town to authorize the Agreements.

 

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT

 

        RESOLVED that the Agreements are hereby authorized, which Agreements shall be on file in the Office of the Town Clerk; and be it further

 

        RESOLVED that the Supervisor be and hereby is authorized and directed to execute the Agreements on behalf of the Town, and to take such other action as may be necessary to effectuate the foregoing; and be it further

 

        RESOLVED that the Office of the Town Attorney be and hereby is authorized and directed to negotiate and oversee the execution of the Agreements, and to take such other action as may be necessary to effectuate the foregoing; and be it further

 

        RESOLVED that the Comptroller be and hereby is authorized and directed to pay the costs of the Services upon receipt of the duly executed Agreements and certified claims therefore.

 

Dated:        Manhasset, New York

 

                  January 29, 2019

 

The vote on the foregoing resolution was recorded as follows:

 

Ayes:  Councilperson De Giorgio, Councilperson Russell, Councilperson Seeman, Councilperson Zuckerman, Supervisor Bosworth  

 

Nays:  None

 

Absent:  Councilperson Ferrara

 

 

cc:        Town Attorney        Comptroller        DOSA