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Agenda: April 25, 2022

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time:
6:00 p.m.—Executive Session, closed to the public
7:00 p.m.—Regular Meeting, open to the public

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this council meeting was a hybrid meeting meaning the public could access the meeting via a Zoom Webinar or attend the meeting in person at the municipal building. YouTube video of the April 25, 2022 council meeting »

Guidelines for attending the meeting in person:

There shall be a maximum of seventy-five (75) public participants allowed in the council chambers during any hybrid meeting. All public participants attending a hybrid meeting in-person must maintain three (3) feet of distance between their chairs except that family members may elect to move their chairs together. Reading of e-mails into the meeting minutes will not be required, they may be entered by acclamation.

April 25, 2022 Agenda Backup 

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 14, 2022 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—Resolution #22-97—Resolution to Enter into Executive Session—Pending, Ongoing or Anticipated Litigation or Negotiation Contracts

AT 7:00 PM

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 14, 2022 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. Salute to the Flag
  4. Roll Call
  5. Proclamation
    1. Designation of April as National Volunteer Month
  6. Presentation
    1. Board of Recreation
  7. Discussion Item
    1. Cell Phone Reception
  8. Mayor Comments
  9. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  10. Review of Bills List
  11. Consent Agenda
    1. Resolution #22-98: Resolution Authorizing Trade in of Certain Equipment to Offset Cost of New Equipment
    2. Resolution #22-99: Resolution Authorizing Award of Contract to Vendor with National Cooperative Contracts for Pochuck Valley Fire Company
    3. Resolution #22-100: Resolution Authorizing an Agreement for Professional Services with Lavery, Selvaggi, Abromitis & Cohen, P.C. for Legal Services to Perform an Independent Investigation
    4. Resolution #22-101: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Block 126 Lot 11—Canova)
    5. Resolution #22-102: Refund Overpayment Due to State Tax Court Judgement—L & R Equity, LLC (Various Block and Lots)
    6. Resolution #22-103: Refund Overpayment Due to State Tax Court Judgement—L & R Equity, LLC (Various Block and Lots)
    7. Resolution #22-104: Authorizing Approval of Sussex County Contribution to the Vernon and Glenwood Pochuck Volunteer Ambulance Squads
    8. Resolution #22-105: Authorizing the Award of a Required Disclosure Contract for Professional Legal Services for Sale of Township Property and In Rem Foreclosures
    9. Resolution #22-106: Resolution Recognizing and Authorizing the Appointment of Robert Westenberger as the Construction Official for the Township of Vernon
    10. Resolution #22-107: Resolution Recognizing and Authorizing the Appointment of Patrick Murphy as an inspector for Electrical, Fire and Building and a Subcode Official for Electric and Fire
    11. Resolution #22-108: Resolution Recognizing and Authorizing the Appointment of Paul Black as an Inspector for Building, Mechanical, and Plumbing and a Subcode Official for Building
    12. Resolution #22-109: Resolution Accepting Bid of Campbell Supply Co Inc for Fire Apparatus and Ambulance Repair Bid #6R-2022
  12. Public Hearing 2022 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #22-110: A Resolution to Read the 2022 Municipal Budget by Title Only
  13. Adoption of the 2022 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #22-111: Adoption of the 2022 Municipal Budget
  14. Public Comments (Limited to 5 minutes on any topic)
  15. Council Comments
  16. Council President Comments
  17. Adjournment