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Agenda: April 11, 2016

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 6:30 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 5, 2016, and was posted on the bulletin board in the municipal building in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-7.
  3. Roll Call
  4. Executive Session
    1. Contract Negotiations: Property Acquisition
    2. Contract Negotiations: ‘No Net Loss Grant’
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Presentations
    1. Barry Lake Dam Assessment—Adoption of Resolution #16-87: Confirming the Special Assessment of the Barry Lakes Dam Restoration
  7. Proclamations
    1. Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month
  8. Public Comments
  9. Mayor’s Report
  10. Minutes
    1. Special Work Session Minutes of February 17, 2016
    2. Special Work Session Minutes of February 25, 2016
  11. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #16-99: Resolution Reappointing Fund Commissioner for the JIF
    2. Resolution #16-100: Appointment of Public Agency Compliance Officer
    3. Resolution #16-101: Authorizing Placement of a Banner Across Sammis Road for Vernon Township Board of Education
    4. Resolution #16-102: Authorizing a Contract with the Land Conservancy of New Jersey for Open Space Advisory Consultant Services in the Amount Not to Exceed $13,000.00
    5. Resolution #16-103: Refund for Total Disabled Veteran (Williams - 4th Quarter)
    6. Resolution #16-104: Refund for Total Disabled Veteran (Williams - 1st Quarter)
    7. Resolution #16-105: Authorizing of Maintenance Service Contract with Specialty Underwriters, LLC in the Amount Not to Exceed $3,422.00
    8. Resolution #16-106: Resolution Authorizing the Application to the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
    9. Resolution #16-107: Authorizing Stipend for 2016 Transcription Services in the Amount Not to Exceed $3,000.00
    10. Resolution #16-108: Refund for Overpayment of Taxes (Delucia)
    11. Resolution #16-109: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Villano)
    12. Resolution #16-110: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Nye)
    13. Resolution #16-111: Authorizing Placement of Signs in Various Locations for Vernon Chamber of Commerce
    14. Resolution #16-112: Authorizing of Indoor Air Quality Assessment Contract with R.K. Occupational
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-07: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Establishing the Eligibility of Commercial and Industrial Structures for Twenty (20) Year Tax Exemptions and Abatements Pursuant to the Long Term Tax Exemption Law, N.J.S.A. 40a: 20-1, et seq.
    2. Ordinance #16-08: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey Authorizing the Sale of Property Owned by the Township and Not Required for Public Purposes and More Commonly Known as Block 142.01, Lot 1
  13. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-06: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Authorizing the Transfer of Certain Township-Owned Property to the Vernon Township Board of Education
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. Adjournment