Tompkins County
New York


Budget Adjustment due to increased Consolidated Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS) funding, Extreme Winter Recovery, and PAVE NY Apportionments – Highway Department


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Category:Roads and Bridges


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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, New York State has increased the Consolidated Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS) Extreme Winter Recovery and PAVE NY funding for Tompkins County by 292,272.70 over the 2016 reimbursement, and


WHEREAS, Tompkins County Highway Department wishes the additional funds be allocated to the Highway materials budget account to enable additional road repair and/or reconstruction projects in 2017, now therefore be it


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Facilities and Infrastructure Committee, That the Director of Finance be and hereby is authorized and directed to make the following budget adjustments:




              Revenue:              D5110.43501              CHIPS Revenue (2017 increase)              $292,272.70


              Appropriation:              D5110.54312              Highway Materials              $292,272.70


Explanation:  The Highway Department’s CHIPS funding has been increased for 2017.





Meeting History

May 9, 2017 3:00 PM  Facilities and Infrastructure Committee Regular Meeting

Mr. Smith explained this request is to accept additional funding from the State budget as Extreme Winter Recovery and PAVE NY funds. These funds were increased statewide using the Consolidated Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS) funding formula. The amount to be received by Tompkins County is $292,272.70.

Mr. Morey asked what the total CHIPS funding received by the County was. Mr. Smith will provide that information.

MOVER:Glenn Morey, Vice Chair
SECONDER:Peter Stein, Member
AYES:David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler, Daniel Klein, Peter Stein
May 16, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting

Ms. Kiefer offered several suggestions that were accepted as friendly.

MOVER:David McKenna, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Carol Chock, James Dennis, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Martha Robertson, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Will Burbank, Peter Stein