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Agenda: January 24, 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 January 24, 2022 executive session »
YouTube video of the January 24, 2022 council meeting part one »
YouTube video of the January 24, 2022 council meeting part two »

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.

January 24, 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 January 18, 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. Presentation
    1. Vernon Coalition
  6. Mayor Comments
  7. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  8. Items for Discussion
    1. Update on Pump Track/Baldwin Property
    2. Municipal Utilities Authority/Water Project
  9. Minutes
    1. November 22, 2021—Regular Meeting
    2. December 13, 2021—Regular Meeting
    3. January 1, 2022—Reorganization Meeting
  10. Resolutions
    1. Resolution #22-48: Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Fiscal Grant Cycle FY2023
    2. Resolution #22-49: Resolution of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Granting Authority for Approval of Certain Purchases in Excess of the Bid Threshold Thorough New Jersey State Contracts and/or Purchasing Cooperatives for 2022
    3. Resolution #22-50: Resolution Amending Appointment to the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority
    4. Resolution #22-51: Resolution Appointment to the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority
    5. Resolution #22-52: Resolution Authorizing Execution of a Contract for the Purchase of a Multiple Factor Authentication System
    6. Resolution #22-53: Renewal of Group Life Insurance
    7. Resolution #22-54: Refund Overpayments (Various Block and Lots—Corelogic)
    8. Resolution #22-55: Refund Overpayment (Wells Fargo Real Estate Tax Services Block 528 Lot 102)
    9. Resolution #22-56: Refund Overpayment (Block 185 Lot 20—Jason Oettinger)
  11. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #22-01: Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 330 Entitled "Land Development" Regarding Retail Sales of Legalized Cannabis
    2. Ordinance #22-02: Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Approving Deed to Terminate Rights-of-Way and Easements on Block 5, Lot 14, Formerly Known as Block 20, Lot 29
    3. Ordinance #22-03: An Ordinance Providing for the Vacation of a Public Right of Way Known as West Shore Drive, Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:49-6, N.J.S.A. 40:67-2 and N.J.S.A. 40:67-21 and Releasing and Extinguishing any Public Right Therein
  12. Public Comments (Limited to 5 minutes on any topic)
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment