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Agenda: July 22, 2019

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

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 3, 2019, 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
    1. Litigation
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Promotions and Swearing-In of New Police Officers
    1. Police Promotions
      1. Det. Shaun Fitzgerald to the Rank of Sergeant
    2. Swearing-In of New Police Officers
      1. Ptl. Jake Costello
      2. Ptl. Joseph Roccasanta
  7. Public Comments (on current agenda items only)
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes June 24, 2019
  9. Items for Discussion
    1. Ordinance #7-12: An Ordinance Amending §250-9 of the Vernon Township Administrative Code
  10. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #19-157: Refund for Exempt Property (Block 337 Lot 8—Police & Firemen’s Retirement System)
    2. Resolution #19-158: Approval to Submit a Grant Application and Execute a Grant Contract with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Breakneck Road—Phase II Improvements Project
    3. Resolution #19-159: Supporting Designating the “Franklinite” as the Official Mineral of New Jersey
  11. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. None
  12. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #19-07: Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 99 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Vehicles and Traffic”
    2. Ordinance #19-15: Bond Ordinance Providing for the Installation of Turf Fields at Maple Grange Park in and by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating $872,750 Therefor and Authorizing the Issuance of $692,750 Bonds or Notes of the Township for Financing Such Appropriation
    3. Ordinance #19-16: Bond Ordinance Appropriating $1,165,918, and Authorizing the Issuance of $856,777 Bonds or Notes of the Township, for Various Improvements or Purposes Authorized to Be Undertaken by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    4. Ordinance #19-17: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 89 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Personnel Policies” to Create Article IV Entitled “Anti-Nepotism Policy”
  13. Public Comments (limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  14. Mayor’s Report
  15. Council Comments
  16. Council President Comments
  17. Adjournment