May 11, 2021 Agenda
- Post by Carol Ellis
- May 7, 2021
___JOSEPH SEMIONE, CHAIRMAN
___JANE KELLEY, VICE CHAIRMAN
___MIKE FITZGERALD, TREASURER
___JOSEPH GILLIS, SECRETARY
___TODD RULISON, MEMBER
___DAVID D’AMORE, MEMBER
___JAMES MRAZ, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
___KARA LAIS, FITZGERALD, MORRIS, BAKER, FIRTH PC
___SCOTT HENZE, PLANNING DIRECTOR
___WARREN GREENE, LIAISON, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENT COMM.
___GREG FAGAN, FULTON COUNTY CENTER FOR REGIONAL GROWTH
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NOTE: A transcript of the April 13, 2021 meeting has been prepared and posted on the IDA’s website in compliance with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order suspending the Open Meetings Law.
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MOTION: To authorize a payment to CBRE, Inc. of $2,500 to prepare an appraisal of the 44+/- acres in the Tryon Technology Park.
a. Additional Mowing Services:
b. Landscaping around Entry Sign:
b. September 2013: Mike Mullis:
1) Petty Politics:
2) Water and Wastewater Services:
3) Shovel-Ready Sites:
– Identify two (2) 200+/- acre sites.
– Complete the permitting.
– Get water and sewer services to each site.
5) Tryon Technology Park:
c. September 2017: Dennis Donovan, Jay Garner and Jim Renzas:
A. The success of Fulton County’s existing industrial parks show prospective companies that Fulton County has the ability and expertise to attract new companies into the Region.
B. Fulton County’s workforce development initiatives:
2. Workforce training/educational programming at HFM-BOCES/FMCC.
C. Logistics: Fulton County has good access to:
D. Fulton County has good infrastructure capacity:
E. Fulton County’s “fast-track” local permitting process.
F. Fulton County government is pro business.
G. Fulton County has low occupancy and labor costs.
H. Fulton County offers a high quality of life.
2. Fulton County’s Weaknesses that Should be Addressed:
A. Fulton County has limited “product”:
B. Lack of racial diversity.
C. School taxes are too high.
D. Electric power rates ($.10 – $.11/kwh) are high.
E. New York State’s image as not being a business friendly state.
F. 14% of Fulton County’s workforce is without a high school degree.
G. Lack of rail service.
H. Fulton County is not part of a regional organization to market the County with.
A. Select Two (2) Targeted Industries to Focus Targeted Marketing Towards:
B. Strengthen Local Websites:
C. Tryon Technology Park:
D. Warehouse and Distribution Facilities:
E. Develop Shell Buildings:
G. 2nd Stage Companies:
I. Workforce Training/Development:
J. Quality of Place:
i. matters which will imperil the public safety if disclosed;
ii. any matter which may disclose the identity of a law enforcement agent or informer;
iii. information relating to current or future investigation or prosecution of a criminal offense which would imperil effective law enforcement if disclosed;
iv. discussions regarding proposed, pending or current litigation;
v. collective negotiations pursuant to article fourteen of the civil service law;
vi. the medical, financial, credit or employment history of a particular person or corporation, or matters leading to the appointment, employment, promotion, demotion, discipline, suspension, dismissal or removal of a particular person or corporation;
vii. the preparation, grading or administration of examinations;
viii. the proposed acquisition, sale or lease of real property or the proposed acquisition of securities, or sale or exchange of securities held by such public body, but only when publicity would substantially affect the value thereof.
MOTION: To go into Executive Session to discuss the proposed acquisition, sale or lease of real property or the proposed acquisition of securities, or sale or exchange of securities held by such public body, but only when publicity would substantially affect the value thereof.
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MOTION : To go out of Executive Session.
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June 8, 2021
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