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Agenda: August 26, 2010

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 6:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting had been provided to the public and the press on January 5, 2010 and was posted on the bulletin board in the Municipal Building in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6.
  3. Roll Call
  4. Executive Session
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Appointment of Township Manager
    1. Resolution #10-181: Appointment of Township Manager
  7. Proclamation
    1. “Turn the Towns Teal”—Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  8. Public Comments
  9. Items for Discussion Only
    1. Manager’s Report
    2. Township Attorney’s Report
  10. Items for Action
    1. Approval of Minutes by Vote
      1. Regular Meeting July 8, 2010
      2. Executive Session July 8, 2010
  11. Resolutions Requiring Discussion & Separate Action (vote taken)
    1. Resolution #10-164: Approval of Bills List
    2. Resolution #10-165: Authorizing the Application to the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse through the County of Sussex for the Municipal Alliance Grant for 2011 in the Amount of $20,467.00
    3. Resolution #10-166: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association, Scott Styles
    4. Resolution #10-167: Authorizing Waiver of All Fees Required by Township Ordinance Relating to the Kiwanis Club of Vernon’s Annual Circus October 1, 2010
    5. Resolution #10-168: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association, Christopher Herring
    6. Resolution #10-169: Resolution to Amend the Introduced 2010 Municipal Budget
    7. Resolution #10-172: Authorization to Dispose of Outdated of Broken Municipally Owned Office Equipment
    8. Resolution #10-173: Tax Court Judgment Tax Overpayment
    9. Resolution #10-174: Authorizing In Rem Foreclosure Proceedings
    10. Resolution #10-175: Corrective Action Plan 2009 Audit
    11. Resolution #10-176: Authorizing Contract with Microsystems-NJ, LLC, for the Year 2010 in the Amount Not to Exceed $3,000.00
    12. Resolution #10-177: Authorizing Waiver of Township Fees and Placement of Temporary Signage for Annual Black Creek Pow Wow and Harvest Festival
    13. Resolution #10-178: Approval to Submit a Grant Application and Execute a Grant Contract with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Canistear Road—Phase 1 Project
    14. Resolution #10-179: Authorizing Execution of Memorandum of Understanding between Township of Vernon and New Jersey State Benevolent Association Local No 285
    15. Resolution #10-180: Authorizing Agreement to Extend Contract to Acquire Real Property between the Township of Vernon and Main Street Associates, Inc.
  12. Vote to Confirm Motion of Withdrawal of Ordinance #10-18
    1. Ordinance #10-18: An ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, regarding authorizing a referendum to modify the ordinance restricting expenditures from the Open Space Trust Fund
  13. Public Hearing and Adoption of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #10-11: An ordinance granting a franchise expansion and permission for United Water Vernon Sewage Inc. and United Water Great Gorge Inc., to lay their sewer pipes beneath such public roads, streets and alleys as may be necessary for their corporate purposes and to construct and maintain sewer pipes and manholes on and along public streets in the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey
    2. Ordinance #10-15: An ordinance to create Chapter 160 of the code of the Township of Vernon regarding bicycles, scooters, skateboards, and roller skates
    3. Ordinance #10-16: An ordinance to replace Chapter 447 of the code of the Township of Vernon regarding property maintenance
  14. Council Business
  15. Adjournment