Vernon Township Ordinances

2021 Pending/Recent Ordinances
Ord. #Description of Ordinance
21-32An Ordinance Authorizing the Sale of Certain Land in Vernon Township to Be Sold at Public Auction in Accordance with N.J.S.A. 40A:12-13 (a)
  Introduced: 9/13/21 Public Hearing: 9/27/21 Status: Pending
21-30Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 94 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding the Police Division to Authorize the Hiring of Entry-Level Law Enforcement Officers without an Examination Requirement
  Introduced: 8/23/21 Public Hearing: 9/13/21 Status: Adopted
21-29Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing § 99-33 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Schedule IX: Stop Intersections”
  Introduced: 8/23/21 Public Hearing: 9/13/21 Status: Adopted
21-28Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 330 Entitled “Land Development” to Regulate Multi-Generational Family Accommodations
  Introduced: 8/23/21 Public Hearing: 9/13/21 Status: Failed
21-27Capital Ordinance Providing for Improvements to Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in Town Center by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $1,750,000.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Appropriated Reserve for the American Rescue Plan Grant
  Introduced: 8/9/21 Public Hearing: 8/23/21 Status: Adopted
21-26Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 484 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Soil Fill Placement”
  Introduced: 8/9/21 Public Hearing: 8/23/21 Status: Adopted
21-25Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 330 Entitled “Land Development” to Permit Retail Sales of Legalized Cannabis.
  Introduced: 8/9/21 Public Hearing: 9/13/21 Status: Adopted
21-24An Ordinance Amending, Revising, and Supplementing Chapter 509 of the Vernon Township Code Titled “Taxation” Allowing for the Taxation of Sales of Cannabis and Cannabis Items in the Township of Vernon
  Introduced: 8/9/21 Public Hearing: 8/23/21 Status: Adopted
21-23An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Creating Chapter 350 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Long-Term Rentals”
  Introduced: 7/26/21 Public Hearing: 8/9/21 Status: Adopted
21-22An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Creating Chapter 255 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Filming”
  Introduced: 7/26/21 Public Hearing: 8/9/21 Status: Adopted
21-21Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 5, Article X Entitled “Department of Public Works” to Create the Position of Assistant Director of Public Works
  Introduced: Public Hearing: Status: Failed
21-19Capital Ordinance Providing for Improvements to Township Properties by the Township Of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $60,000.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund of the Township
  Introduced: 7/26/21 Public Hearing: 8/9/21 Status: Adopted
21-18An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Approving the Redevelopment Plan for Block 404, Lot 4
  Introduced: 7/26/21 Public Hearing: 8/9/21 Status: Adopted
21-17Ordinance Amending and Supplementing Ordinance 20-08 Establishing Salaries for Certain “Non-Union” Employees
  Introduced: 6/28/21 Public Hearing: 7/26/21 Status: Adopted
21-16An Ordinance Amending, Revising and Supplementing Sections 330-4 Titled “Definitions,” Section 330, Schedule A Titled “Permitted, Conditional and Accessory Uses and Structures” and Section 330-164 Titled “Offensive Uses Prohibited” of the Land Development Code of the Township of Vernon to Regulate the Cultivation, Processing, Sales and Distribution of Legal Cannabis within the Township of Vernon
  Introduced: 6/28/21 Public Hearing: 7/26/21 Status: Adopted
21-15Capital Ordinance Providing for Various Improvements by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $10,000.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund of the Township
  Introduced: 6/14/21 Public Hearing: 6/28/21 Status: Adopted
21-14An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 250 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Fees And Escrows” to Add Fees for Background Checks by the Vernon Police Department
  Introduced: 6/14/21 Public Hearing: 6/28/21 Status: Adopted
21-13Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, to Amend and Supplement Chapter 5, Article XII, “Department of Public Safety” and to Repeal and Replace Chapter 52 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon, “Fire Department” to Establish a Division of Fire Suppression
  Introduced: 5/24/21 Public Hearing: 6/14/21 Status: Adopted
21-12Bond Ordinance Appropriating $4,015,000, and Authorizing the Issuance of $3,130,000 Bonds or Notes of the Township, for Various Improvements or Purposes Authorized to Be Undertaken by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
  Introduced: 5/10/21 Public Hearing: 5/24/21 Status: Adopted
21-11Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 5 Entitled “Administration of Government” to Update the Structure of the Departments with the Township
  Introduced: 4/12/21 Public Hearing: 4/26/21 Status: Adopted
21-10Ordinance Approving Town Center Redevelopment Plan
  Introduced: 4/12/21 Public Hearing: 4/26/21 Status: Adopted
21-09Calendar Year 2021 Ordinance to Exceed the Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank (N.J.S.A. 40a:4-45.14)
  Introduced: 3/22/21 Public Hearing: 4/12/21 Status: Adopted
21-08Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 330 Entitled "Land Development" to Regulate Multi-Generational Family Accommodations
  Introduced: 2/8/21 Public Hearing: 2/22/21 Status: Adopted
21-07An Ordinance Amending Article XII Stormwater Management of the Township of Vernon Code
  Introduced: 2/8/21 Public Hearing: 2/22/21 Status: Adopted
21-06An Ordinance of the Township Of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Authorizing Purchase of Real Property Commonly Known as 8-20 Black Creek Drive and Identified as Lot 12, Block 391 on the Tax Map of the Township of Vernon
  Introduced: 2/8/21 Public Hearing: 2/22/21 Status: Adopted
21-05An Ordinance Amending the Vernon Township Administrative Code Chapter 250, Article II Fees and Escrows Enumerated in Section 250-15 Relating to Animal Control
  Introduced: 2/8/21 Public Hearing: 2/22/21 Status: Adopted
21-04Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing the Municipal Code to Abolish the Historic Preservation Commission
  Introduced: 1/11/21 Public Hearing: 1/25/21 Status: Adopted
21-03Capital Ordinance Providing for Various Improvements by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $300,000.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund of the Township
  Introduced: 1/11/21 Public Hearing: 1/25/21 Status: Adopted
21-02Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending And Supplementing Chapter 130 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Vacant And Abandoned Property Registration Fees
  Introduced: 1/11/21 Public Hearing: 1/25/21 Status: Adopted
21-01Ordinance Approving Redevelopment Plan - 525 Route 515, Block 413 Lot 10
  Introduced: 1/25/21 Public Hearing: 2/8/21 Status: Adopted