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Agenda: July 13, 2020

Township Council Regular Meeting

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this council meeting was held via a Zoom Webinar.
YouTube video of the July 13, 2020 executive session »
YouTube video of the July 13, 2020 regular meeting »

Time:
6:00 p.m.—Executive Session, closed to the public
7:00 p.m.—Regular Meeting, open to the public

  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. Executive Session—Resolution #20-161
    1. Personnel Matters
    2. Collective Bargaining

AT 7:00 PM

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this special meeting has been provided to the public and the press on June 24, 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. Proclamation
    1. Designation of July as Park and Recreation Month
  6. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  7. Resolution
    1. Resolution #20-160: Resolution of Temporary Appointment to the Vernon Township Council Until the Next General Election Held on November 3, 2020
  8. Items for Discussion
    1. Waste Water Feasibility Committee Report
  9. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #20-147: Resolution Authorizing Purchase of Dump Body Equipment through Sourcewell National Cooperative 080818-HPI through Henderson Products Inc.
    2. Resolution #20-148: Refund Overpayment (Various Lots and Blocks—Lereta)
    3. Resolution #20-149: Refund Overpayment (Various Lots and Blocks—Corelogic)
    4. Resolution #20-150: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2020 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $52,455.58
    5. Resolution #20-151: Resolution Authorizing Award of Contract to Vendor with National Cooperative Contracts for Fire Apparatus
    6. Resolution #20-152: Resolution Authorizing Approval to Submit a Grant Application and Execute a Grant Contract with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Barrett Road Improvements Project
    7. Resolution #20-153: Resolution Authorizing Approval to Submit a Grant Application and Execute a Grant Contract with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Vernon Town Center Bike & Walking Trail Project
    8. Resolution #20-154: Resolution Honoring the Vernon Township High School Senior Class of 2020 and Extending Designating Main Street as “2020 Senior Drive”
    9. Resolution #20-155: Resolution Awarding Wash Bay Water Recycling System—Department of Public Works through Bid 1-2020 to Nexgen Power Equipment Inc. dba/J & D Sales and Service
    10. Resolution #20-156: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Rejecting Haigs Service Corporation Bid for #2-2020 Fire Alarm Installation
    11. Resolution #20-157: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Block 368 Lot 2—Stout)
    12. Resolution #20-158: Resolution Authorizing Sidebar Agreement to the Township of Vernon and U.A.W. Local 2326 Collective Negotiations Agreement
    13. Resolution #20-159: Sidebar Agreement between the Township of Vernon and U.A.W. Local 2326
  10. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinance
    1. Ordinance #20-13: Ordinance Amending and Supplementing the Salary Ordinance for “Non-Union” Employees
  11. Public Comments (Limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  12. Mayor’s Report
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment