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Agenda: March 23, 2015

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 6:30 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 4, 2015, 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
  5. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on February 23, 2015, 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.
  6. Roll Call
  7. Auction—Surplus Township Property: Water Transmission Lines 7:00 p.m.
  8. Salute to the Flag
  9. Proclamations
    1. NORWESCAP 50th Anniversary
  10. Public Comments
  11. Mayor’s Report
  12. Minutes
    1. Executive Session Minutes of February 10, 2014
    2. Executive Session Minutes of February 3, 2015
    3. Regular Meeting Minutes February 3, 2015
    4. Work Session Minutes of February 18, 2015
    5. Work Session Minutes of February 19, 2015
    6. Regular Meeting Minutes of February 19, 2015
    7. Work Session Minutes of February 23, 2015
  13. Items for Discussion
    1. Resolution Requesting the Investigation of Newton-Sparta Road in the Andover Corridor
    2. Solar Resolutions (Township of Andover/Fredon, Township of Vernon)
  14. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #15-68: Authorizing the Award of Contract for the 2015 Type III Ambulance Remounts for Vernon Township and Glenwood-Pochuck Ambulance Squads
    2. Resolution #15-69: Authorizing the Award of Contract for Professional Planning Services for the Township of Vernon
    3. Resolution #15-70: Authorizing Refund for Total Disabled Veteran
    4. Resolution #15-71: Authorizing Refund of Tax Overpayment Block 205.09, Lot 9
    5. Resolution #15-72: Authorizing Execution of a Contract with Minerals Hotel for the Vernon Township Senior Luncheon to Be Held on May 6, 2015
    6. Resolution #15-73: Authorizing Application and Execution of the “2015 Distracted Driving Crackdown” Grant Administered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
    7. Resolution #15-74: A Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex and State of New Jersey Regarding the Solar Project
    8. Resolution #15-75: Resolution Authorizing the Application to the New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety for a Seatbelt Enforcement Program, “Click It or Ticket”
  15. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #15-05: An Ordinance Regulating the Statutory Authority of Verizon New Jersey Inc., Its Successors and Assigns to Use the Various Public Streets, Roads, Avenues, Highways and Other Public Ways in the Township of Vernon, Sussex County, New Jersey, for Its Local and through Lines and Other Communications Facilities and Prescribing the Conditions Thereof
    2. Ordinance #15-06: An Ordinance Adding Section 52-7 Regarding Clothing Allowances for Volunteer Emergency Service Personnel
    3. Ordinance #15-07: An Ordinance Replacing Chapter 447 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Property Maintenance”
    4. Ordinance #15-08: An Ordinance Amending Various Sections of the Code of the Township of Vernon to Correct References to the Township Manager
  16. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #15-01: An Ordinance to Amend the Land Development Ordinance of the Township of Vernon by Adoption of a Revised Page 1 of the Zoning Map, Section 330-158 of Chapter 330
    2. Ordinance #15-04: Calendar Year 2015 Ordinance to Exceed the Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank (N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14)
  17. Council Comments
  18. Council President Comments
  19. Adjournment