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Agenda: August 24, 2020

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this council meeting was held via a Zoom Webinar.
  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 7, 2020, 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. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  6. Item for Discussion
    1. Testing/Evaluation of the Potential Pump Track Soil Samples
  7. Presentation/Public Hearing—Plan Endorsement/Municipal Self-Assessment
    1. Resolution #20-174: Resolution Regarding Statement of Intent to Pursue Plan Endorsement and Authorization to Submit the Municipal Self-Assessment Report  to the Office of Planning Advocacy
    2. Resolution #20-175: Resolution of the Council of the Township of Vernon Endorsing the Petition for Plan Endorsement and Designating the Mayor to Submit the Petition and Execute the Planning and Implementation Agreement
  8. Minutes
    1. August 10, 2020—Executive Session
    2. August 10, 2020—Regular Meeting
  9. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #20-177: Appointment to the Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority
    2. Resolution #20-178: Appointment to the Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority
    3. Resolution #20-179: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2020 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $5,500.00
    4. Resolution #20-180: Resolution Determining the Forms of General Refunding Bonds of 2020 and Sewer Refunding Bonds of 2020 of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, and Determining Certain Details in Connection Therewith
    5. Resolution #20-181: Person-to-Person and Place-to-Place Transfer of Liquor License #1922-36-011-001
    6. Resolution #20-182: Renewal of Liquor Licenses in the Township of Vernon for the 2020-2021 Licensing Term
    7. Resolution #20-183: Resolution Authorizing Leasing of Certain Vehicles through Sourcewell National Cooperative #060618-EFM through Enterprise Fleet Management Services Inc. (Quote No. 4725206 and 4645544-Color Oxford White)
    8. Resolution #20-184: Authorizing the Cancellation of Outstanding Checks over Six Months Old to Municipal Cash Balances
  10. 2020 Annual Audit
    1. Resolution #20-176: 2019 Annual Audit
    2. Resolution #20-185: Corrective Action Plan 2019 Audit
  11. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #20-14: Refunding Bond Ordinance Authorizing the Issuance of $8,500,000 Refunding Bonds of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    2. Ordinance #20-15: Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Designating Main Street as “2020 Senior Drive”
  12. Public Comments (Limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  13. Mayor’s Report
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. Adjournment