Ordinance No. 12-08

Introduced: April 23, 2012
Public Hearing: May 14, 2012
Status: Adopted

An ordinance providing for various improvements or purposes to be undertaken by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, appropriating $510,000 therefor, constituting proceeds of bonds of the township heretofore issued

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWNSHIP COUNCIL OF THE TOWNSHIP OF VERNON, IN THE COUNTY OF SUSSEX, NEW JERSEY, AS FOLLOWS:

Section 1. The improvements described in Section 2 of this ordinance are hereby authorized to be made or acquired by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, as a general improvement, and there is hereby appropriated therefor the sum of $510,000, said sum constituting proceeds of bonds of the Township heretofore issued and not necessary for financing the purposes for which issued and now available for financing the said improvement or purpose.

Section 2. The improvements or purposes for the financing of which the appropriation is made as provided in Section 1 of this ordinance are the rehabilitation of a sewer jet vac truck, the acquisition of various equipment including video cameras for use by the Police Department and the improvement of various streets, locations and properties in and by the Township by the construction, reconstruction or resurfacing thereof including Canistear Road, together with for all the aforesaid all structures, site work, accessories, appurtenances, equipment, work and materials necessary therefor or incidental thereto, all as shown on and in accordance with the plans and specifications therefor on file or to be filed in the office of the Township Clerk and hereby approved.

Section 3. It is the opinion of the Township Council of the Township, as the governing body thereof, that it is in the best interest of the Township that $510,000, constituting proceeds of bonds of the Township heretofore issued under Ordinance Nos. 08-10 ($250,000) and 08-17 ($260,000) of the Township, shall be appropriated to and used to finance costs, including incidental expenses, of the improvements or purposes above described in Section 2 of this ordinance.

Section 4. The capital budget or temporary capital budget of the Township is hereby amended to conform with the provisions of this ordinance to the extent of any inconsistency herewith and the resolutions promulgated by the Local Finance Board showing all detail of the amended capital budget or temporary capital budget and capital program as approved by the Director, Division of Local Government Services, are on file with the Township Clerk and are available for public inspection.

Section 5. This ordinance shall take effect after final passage as provided by law.


Notice of Pending Ordinance

The ordinance, the title of which is published herewith, was introduced and passed upon first reading at a meeting of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, held on April 23, 2012. It will be further considered for final passage, after public hearing thereon, at a meeting of said Township Council to be held in the Municipal Building in said Township, on May 14, 2012 at 7:30 o’clock P.M., and during the week prior to and up to and including the date of such meeting, copies of said ordinance will be made available at the Clerk’s Office in said Municipal Building to the members of the general public who shall request the same. The purpose of said ordinance is to appropriate $510,000 for various capital improvements to be undertaken by the Township, said moneys constituting proceeds of bonds of the Township heretofore issued and no longer necessary for their original purposes.