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Agenda: April 8, 2019

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 3, 2019, 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. Salute to the Flag
  5. Proclamations
    1. Child Abuse Prevention Month
    2. Earth Day
    3. Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month
  6. Public Comments (on current agenda items only)
  7. Minutes
    1. Special Meeting Minutes March 11, 2019
    2. Executive Session Meeting Minutes March 11, 2019
    3. Regular Meeting Minutes March 11, 2019
  8. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #19-98: Refund for Tax Court Judgment (L&R Equity)
    2. Resolution #19-99: Authorizing Contracts with Certain Approved State Contract Vendors
    3. Resolution #19-100: Resolution Authorizing Purchase of Paving Materials through Morris County Cooperative Pricing Council Contract 5 through Tilcon New York Inc.
    4. Resolution #19-101: Resolution Awarding Bid #3-2019 to AES HVAC in a Fair and Open Award for HVAC Project Animal Shelter
    5. Resolution #19-102: Governing Body Certification of Compliance with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s “Enforcement Guidance on the Consideration of Arrest and Conviction Records in Employment Decisions under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964”
    6. Resolution #19-104: Resolution Authorizing the Mayor to Execute an Interlocal Service Agreement with the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority for the Services of a Chief Financial Officer and Purchasing Services
    7. Resolution #19-105: Resolution Authorizing the Mayor to Execute an Interlocal Service Agreement with the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority for Administrative Services
  9. Introduction of the 2019 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #19-106: Resolution Authorizing Use of Three-Year Average for Tax Collection Rate and Reserve for Uncollected Taxes Calculation
    2. Resolution #19-107: 2019 Municipal Budget
  10. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #19-09: Capital Ordinance Providing for a Traffic Messaging Trailer by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $18,500.00 and Providing that Such Sum so Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund of the Township
  11. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #19-08: Ordinance Amending the Salary Ordinance for “Non-Union” Employees
  12. Public Comments (limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  13. Mayor’s Report
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. Adjournment