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Agenda: March 30, 2020*

Township Council Special Meeting

Time: 7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this special meeting has been provided to the public and the press on March 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. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  6. Minutes
    1. March 9, 2020 Regular Meeting
    2. March 9, 2020 Special Budget Meeting
  7. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #20-93: Refund Overpayment (Block 267 Lot 33—Milewski)
    2. Resolution #20-94: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Block 578 Lot 5—(Corelogic)
    3. Resolution #20-95: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran (Block 594 Lot 25—Sanchez)
    4. Resolution #20-96: Total Disabled Veteran (Block 594 Lot 25—Sanchez)
    5. Resolution #20-100: Authorization to Endorse a Treatment Works Approval Application to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for Construction of an On-Site Wastewater Treatment and Disposal System Alteration at Hidden Village Condo Association Located at Block 451 Lot 12 (Formerly Block 192.03 Lot 1)
    6. Resolution #20-101: Resolution Authorizing a Sidebar Agreement with U.A.W. Local No. 2326
    7. Resolution #20-102: Authorizing the Cancellation of Outstanding Checks Over Six Months Old to Municipal Cash Balances
    8. Resolution #20-103: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association (Taylor)
    9. Resolution #20-104: Resolution Authorizing Use of Three-Year Average for Tax Collection Rate and Reserve for Uncollected Taxes Calculation
    10. Resolution #20-105: Emergency Temporary Appropriations
    11. Resolution #20-106: Resolution Authorizing Consent to the Transfer and Assignment of Vernon Township Cable Franchise Agreement from Service Electric Cable TV of NJ, Inc to CSC TKR, LLC
    12. Resolution #20-107: Resolution Approving a Settlement Agreement between Vernon Township and Employee #866
    13. Resolution #20-108: A Resolution Approving Participation with the State of New Jersey Federal Grant Program Administered by the Division of Criminal Justice, Department of Law and Public Safety
  8. Introduction of the 2020 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #20-97: Governing Body Certification Pursuant to P.L. 2017, C.183 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 #20-98: Self-Examination of 2020 Budget Resolution
    3. Resolution #20-99: Introduction of 2020 Budget
  9. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinance
    1. Ordinance #20-10: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending and Supplementing Chapter 509 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Taxation” to Provide for an Annual Allocation of the Hotel and Motel Room and Transient Accommodation Occupancy Tax
  10. Public Comments (Limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  11. Mayor’s Report
  12. Council Comments
  13. Council President Comments
  14. Adjournment