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Minutes: July 13, 2011 (R)

Reorganization Meeting Minutes

Martin Theobald called the meeting to order at 7:10 p.m.

Statement of Compliance

Pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act, adequate notice of this Reorganization Meeting has been provided to the public and the press on June 22, 2011 by delivering to the press such notice and posting same at the Municipal Building and filed with the office of the Township Clerk.

Salute to the Flag

Oath of Office

Below is a list of the new Land Use Board members:

Mayor Marotta administered the Oath of Office to all new members except for Richard Spoerl and Christopher Hack.

Roll Call    Also Present
Mayor MarottaP Corey Stoner, Board Engineer
Diane WexlerP Kim Decker, Planning & Zoning Administrative Assistant
Councilmember RizzutoP Cynthia Davis, Recording Secretary
Martin TheobaldP  
Richard SpoerlNP  
Joseph TadrickP  
Andrea CoculaP  
Joseph FerrerP  
Jessica PaladiniP  
Christopher Hack (#1 Alt)NP  
Ed Rolando (#2 Alt)P  
Valerie Seufert (#3 Alt)P  
Kristi Raperto (#4 Alt)P  

Reorganization

Nomination of Officers:

LUB Chairman—Martin Theobald

Nomination: Mr. Tadrick nominated Martin Theobald as LUB Chairman. Ms. Seufert seconded the nomination. There were no other nominations. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - Y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Vice-Chair—Joseph Tadrick

Nomination: Ms. Cocula nominated Joseph Tadrick as Vice Chair. Council Member Rizzuto seconded the nomination. ROLL CALL VOTE: MAROTTA - y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Recording Secretary—Cynthia Davis

Nomination: Martin Theobald nominated Cynthia Davis as Recording Secretary. Ms. Wexler seconded the nomination. There were no other nominations. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Board Secretary—Cynthia Davis

Nomination: Martin Theobald nominated Cynthia Davis as Board Secretary. Mr. Ferrer seconded the nomination. There were no other nominations. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - Y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Engineer—Harold Pellow & Associates

Nomination: Martin Theobald nominated Harold Pellow & Associates, Corey Stoner, as Board Engineer. Mayor Marotta seconded the nomination. There were no other nominations. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - Y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Attorney—Jennifer Kovach, Esq.

Nomination: Mayor Marotta nominated Jennifer Kovach, Esq. as board attorney. Ms. Cocula seconded the nomination. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - Y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

LUB Planner—Harold Pellow & Associates, Jessica Caldwell

Nomination: Martin Theobald nominated Harold Pellow & Associates, Jessica Caldwell as LUB Planner. Mr. Tadrick seconded the nomination. ROLL CALL: MAROTTA - Y, WEXLER - Y, RIZZUTO - Y, THEOBALD - Y, TADRICK - Y, COCULA - Y, FERRER - Y, PALADINI -Y, ROLANDO - Y.

Resolutions

Resolution No. 11-04: Schedule of Meetings for the 2011 year.

Ms. Davis read the meeting dates as follows (2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each month):

  • July 13 & 27
  • August 10 & 24
  • September 14 & 28
  • October 12 & 26
  • November 9 & 23
  • December 14
  • January 11, 2012

Ms. Davis read the site inspection dates as follows (1st Saturday of every month, beginning at 9:00 a.m.):

  • August 6
  • September 3
  • October 1
  • November 5
  • December 3
  • January 7, 2012

Resolution No. 11-03: Designating the Official Newspaper and Meeting Dates

Ms. Davis read the official newspapers as NJ Herald and the Sunday Herald.

Motion: Mayor Marotta made a motion to consent to both resolutions, as written. Mr. Theobald seconded the motion. All were in favor.

Adjournment

Ms. Seufert made a motion to adjourn the LUB Reorganization meeting at 7:33 p.m. Mr. Tadrick seconded the motion. All were in favor.

These minutes were transcribed by Cynthia Davis on July 15, 2011.

Certification

I, the Board Secretary, hereby certify that the above minutes were approved at the regularly scheduled Land Use Board meeting on July 27, 2011.

Respectfully submitted,
Cynthia Davis
Board Secretary