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Agenda: August 14, 2017

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:30 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, 2017, 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. Presentations
    1. Greenway Action Advisory Committee (Tree and Trail Plans)
  6. Proclamations
    1. Senior Center 25th Anniversary
  7. Public Comments
  8. Mayor’s Report
  9. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes of June 26, 2017
    2. Executive Session Minutes of June 26, 2017
    3. Regular Meeting Minutes of July 10, 2017
  10. Items for Discussion
    1. Resolution Urging the State Legislature to Extend the 2% Cap on Police and Fire Arbitration Contract Awards
  11. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #17-152: Resolution Authorizing the Issuance of Not Exceeding $4,707,000 Bond Anticipation Notes of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    2. Resolution #17-153: Resolution Authorizing the Issuance of Not Exceeding $80,000 Special Emergency Notes of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    3. Resolution #17-154: 2017 Salaries for Non-Union Employees
    4. Resolution #17-155: Resolution Authorizing Fireworks to Be Displayed on August 19, 2017 at 2 Chamonix Drive within the Township of Vernon
    5. Resolution #17-156: Resolution Authorizing Fireworks to Be Displayed on September 24th, 30th and October 21st, 2017 within the Township of Vernon
    6. Resolution #17-157: Resolution Accepting the Completion of Sewer Connection to Municipal Building
    7. Resolution #17-158: Refund for Total Disabled Veteran (Doyle)
    8. Resolution #17-159: Total Disabled Veteran (Doyle)
    9. Resolution #17-160: A Resolution Authorizing the Execution of Drainage Easement Modification for Block 182, Lots 12.01 and 12.02
    10. Resolution #17-161: Resolution Authorizing Township Council to Reject All Bids for the Vernon No Net Loss Reforestation Project
    11. Resolution #17-162: Resolution Authorizing Township Council to Grant Permission to Allow Vending at Vernon Maple Grange Park by Vernon Youth Football for 2017 Season
    12. Resolution #17-163: A Resolution of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex County, State of New Jersey, Authorizing a Referendum to Allow Expenditures from the Open Space Trust Fund for Recreation and Conservation Purposes
    13. Resolution #17-164: Appointment of Director of Recreation and Community Development
    14. Resolution #17-165: Authorizing the Mayor to Execute an Interlocal Service Agreement with the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority for the Services of the Department of Public Works
    15. Resolution #17-166: A Resolution Authorizing Draw Down on Irrevocable Letter of Credit from Mountain Creek Resort, Inc.
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #17-14: An Ordinance to Amend and Supplement Chapter 5, Article VII of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon to Establish the Division of Emergency Services
    2. Ordinance #17-10: Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 148 and Chapter 250 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Potentially Dangerous Dogs
  13. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. None
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. Adjournment