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Agenda: June 9, 2014

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:30 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 8, 2014, 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. Presentations
    1. Environmental Commission Presentation of Vision of Camp Sussex
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes of May 12, 2014
  9. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #14-83: Resolution Authorizing Fireworks to Be Displayed on July 5, 2014, within the Township of Vernon
    2. Resolution #14-84: Authorizing Placement of Banner across Breakneck Road and Exceeding Allowable Size
    3. Resolution #14-85: Emergency Resolution—NJSA 40A:4-48
    4. Resolution #14-86: Chapter 159 Resolution FY 2013 NJ Department of Community Affairs Recreation Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities Grant
    5. Resolution #14-87: Renewal of Liquor Licenses in Vernon Township for the 2014-2015 Licensing Term
    6. Resolution #14-88: Resolution Appointing Registrar of Vital Statistics
    7. Resolution #14-89: Authorizing the Relocation of the Mid-Block Crosswalk along Sand Hill Road by Mountain Creek Resort, Inc.
  10. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #14-09: An Ordinance Amending Chapter 330 Land Development Ordinance, to Repeal Ordinance 13-10 Which Established Article XIX Highlands Preservation Area Requirements and Replace It with Article XIX Highlands Preservation Area Land Use Ordinance to Regulate Development in the Highlands Preservation Area of the Township of Vernon
    2. Ordinance #14-10: An Ordinance Amending Chapter 330 Land Development Ordinance, Article XI, Zoning, Section 330-158, Zoning Map to Add Two Pages to the Existing Zoning Map Depicting the Highlands Preservation Area Overlay Zone and Resource Areas Governed by Chapter 330, Article XIX, the Highlands Preservation Area Land Use Ordinance
    3. Ordinance #14-11: An Ordinance Authorizing a Special Emergency Appropriation of $200,000 for the Preparation of Tax Maps by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    4. Ordinance #14-12: Bond Ordinance Appropriating $2,350,000, and Authorizing the Issuance of $2,066,000 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
  11. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #14-07: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon in the County of Sussex, New Jersey Authorizing the Purchase of Various Equipment and Repairs in, by and for the Township Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:56-1 and Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $240,000.00 and Providing that Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund of the Township
  12. Appointments
    1. Economic Development Advisory Committee: Dan Segal
    2. Vernon Municipal Utilities Authority: Phyllis Pfeifer
    3. Special Police Officer Class II Appointments
      1. Roy Wherry
      2. Thomas Zabriskie
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment