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Agenda: May 23, 2016

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 5, 2016, 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. Auction
    1. Block 142.01, Lot 1, Faline Bldg as per Ordinance 16-08
  6. Proclamations
    1. Memorial Day 2016
    2. Buddy Poppy Month
    3. Older Americans Month
  7. Public Comments
  8. Mayor’s Report
  9. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes March 14, 2016
  10. Items for Discussion
    1. Parking Appalachian Trail
  11. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #16-134: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Acknowledging the Annual Report from the Municipal Land Use Board
    2. Resolution #16-135: Requesting Approval of the Director of the Division of Local Government Services to Establish a Dedicated Trust by Rider for Donations for the Beautification of Vernon Township Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-39
    3. Resolution #16-136: Authorizing Placement of Signs in Various Locations—PAL
    4. Resolution #16-137: Supporting the Farmland Preservation Program and Giving Preliminary Approval Bl. 134, Lots 17, 17.01, 17.02; Bl. 182, Lots 12.01, 12.02
    5. Resolution #16-138: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $64,161.83
    6. Resolution #16-139: Approving a Solicitor’s Permit for Power Home Remodeling Group
    7. Resolution #16-140: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association (Ragala)
    8. Resolution #16-141: Authorizing Award of a Professional Services Agreement between the Township of Vernon and Action Data Services to Provide Payroll and Accounting Services from April 1, 2016 through March 30, 2018
    9. Resolution #16-142: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $5,000.00
    10. Resolution #16-143: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Supporting a Private Well Testing Program Run by the New Jersey Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-14: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey Authorizing Correcting the Zoning Map for Block 141 Lot 12.02 to Be Included in the C-3 Zone
    2. Ordinance #16-15: Bond Ordinance Appropriating $1,614,500, and Authorizing the Issuance of $1,307,000 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
    3. Ordinance #16-16: An Ordinance Deleting Sections 5-84 to 5-89 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding the Environmental Commission
  13. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-09: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Accepting Public Improvements Constructed for the CVS Pharmacy Development, and Further Accepting Deeds of Right-of-Way Dedication for Portions of Properties Designated as Block 144.01, Former Lots 1 and 4, as Said Lots Existed Prior to Subdivision
    2. Ordinance #16-10: 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 $30,000.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund Account of the Township
    3. Ordinance #16-12: An Ordinance Amending Section 250-21 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Reoccupancy Inspections
    4. Ordinance #16-13: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Accepting Deed of Right of Way Dedication for a Portion of Property Designated as Block 194.05, Lot 14 Located along Mountain Trail and Meadow Lane
  14. Appointments
    1. Resolution #16-144: Appointment to the Land Use Board
  15. Council Comments
  16. Council President Comments
  17. Adjournment