Tompkins County
New York


Appropriation from Contingent Fund – Terminal-Pay and Replacement-Pay Reimbursement – Emergency Response


Department:Department of Emergency ResponseSponsors:
Category:Personnel (Positions, Salaries, Benefits)Functions:Contingent Fund


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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the Department of Emergency Response had two (2) Emergency Services Dispatchers retire, with end dates of September 14, 2017, and November 25, 2017, and one (1) Emergency Services Dispatcher resign, with an end date of June 12, 2017, and


              WHEREAS, a Department of Emergency Response employee was on extended disability leave from October 2016 to April 2017, and


              WHEREAS, the Fiscal Policy of Tompkins County permits reimbursement to the department from the Contingent Fund for terminal pay and replacement pay for absences exceeding two months, now therefore be it


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Public Safety and the Budget, Capital and Personnel Committees, That the Director of Finance be and hereby is authorized and directed to make the following budget appropriation for 2017:

              FROM:                            A1990.54440                            Contingent Fund                                          $60,754.44

              TO:                            A3410.51000551              Emergency Services Dispatcher                            $24,538.17                                                        A3410.51400                            Disability Pay                                                        $17,825.99                                                        A3410.58800                            Fringes                                                                      $10,652.02                                                        A3410.58800                            Fringes                                                                      $ 7,738.26


Meeting History

Dec 21, 2017 3:00 PM  Public Safety Committee Regular Meeting

Mr. Shurtleff said right now the Department is at full staffing with two people in training but will continue to experience retirements. He applauded Christina Dravis and said there has been extensive outreach to the public when there have been vacancies that has resulted in many more diverse candidates.

MOVER:Anna Kelles, Vice Chair
SECONDER:David McKenna, Member
AYES:Rich John, Anna Kelles, Martha Robertson, James Dennis, David McKenna
Jan 2, 2018 5:00 PM  Budget, Capital and Personnel Committee Special Meeting

Mr. Shurtleff said there were two retirements and one resignation in his Department during 2017.

MOVER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Michael Sigler, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Daniel Klein
Jan 2, 2018 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting

This resolution was adopted by a short roll call vote.

MOVER:Rich John, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Shawna Black, Amanda Champion, Deborah Dawson, Henry Granison, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Daniel Klein, Anne Koreman, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Martha Robertson, Michael Sigler