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Agenda: March 22, 2021

Township Council Regular Meeting

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this council meeting was held via a Zoom Webinar.
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March 22, 2021 Agenda Backup 

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 6, 2021 and on January 7, 2021 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 #21-93—Resolution to Enter into Executive Session
    1. Pending, Ongoing or Anticipated Litigation

AT 7:00 PM

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 6, 2021 and on January 7, 2021 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. Child Abuse Prevention Month
  6. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  7. Minutes
    1. February 22, 2021—Regular Meeting
    2. March 3, 2021—Budget Workshop Meeting
    3. March 8, 2021—Executive Session
    4. March 8, 2021—Regular Meeting
  8. Resolutions (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #21-84: Governing Body Certification of Compliance with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s “Enforcement Guidance on the Consideration of Arrest and Conviction Records in Employment Decisions under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964”
    2. Resolution #21-89: Resolution Endorsing Intent to Include Step Placement Terms in the Township of Vernon and U.A.W. Local 2326 Collective Negotiations Agreement
    3. Resolution #21-90: Approving a Charitable Solicitor’s Permit: Vernon Township Fire Department
    4. Resolution #21-91: Emergency Temporary Appropriations
  9. Introduction of the 2021 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #21-92: Introduction of the 2021 Municipal Budget
  10. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinance
    1. Ordinance #21-09: Calendar Year 2021 Ordinance to Exceed the Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank (N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14)
  11. Public Comments (Limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  12. Mayor’s Report
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment