Ordinance No. 22-04

Introduced: February 3, 2022
Public Hearing: February 14, 2022
Status: Adopted

An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Repealing Ordinance 21-06 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

WHEREAS, a number of inconsistencies between Ordinance 21-06 and the sales contract have been clearly demonstrated; and

WHEREAS, construction costs for bike path, walking path and access roads have not been accurately presented; and

WHEREAS, the required authorization for completion of this project was not sought or received by this administration from the council; and

WHEREAS, Ordinance 21-06 authorized the purchase of real property located within the Township of Vernon, specifically Lot 12, Block 391 and also known as 8-20 Black Creek Drive ("Property");

WHEREAS, a majority of the Township Council is not in favor of purchasing the Property; and

WHEREAS, a majority of the Township Council desires to repeal Ordinance 21-06; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, that:

SECTION 1

The Township Council of the Township of Vernon hereby repeals Ordinance 21-06.

SECTION 2

Each section of this ordinance is an independent section, and the holding of any section or part thereof to be unconstitutional, void or ineffective for any cause shall not be deemed to affect the validity of constitutionality of any other sections or parts thereof.

SECTION 3

Any Ordinance or part thereof in conflict with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed as to their inconsistencies only.

SECTION 4

This Ordinance shall take effect immediately as provided by law.