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Agenda: May 30, 2019

Township Council Regular Meeting

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 3, 2019, 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
    1. Litigation
    2. Property Acquisition
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Presentations
    1. Recreation Board Presentation
    2. Little League
  7. Proclamations
    1. Dan Kadish Senior of the Year
  8. Public Comments (on current agenda items only)
  9. Minutes
    1. Executive Session April 22, 2019
    2. Regular Meeting Minutes April 22, 2019
    3. Regular Meeting Minutes May 13, 2019
  10. Items for Discussion
    1. An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 509 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Taxation” to Include Transient Accommodations
    2. An Ordinance of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex and State of New Jersey Amending Certain Portions of Chapter 99 Entitled “Vehicles and Traffic,” Section 50 Entitled “Hiring of Off Duty Police Officers” of the Township Code
  11. Adoption of the 2019 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #19-135: Resolution to Amend Introduced Budget
    2. Resolution #19-107: 2019 Municipal Budget as Amended by Resolution #19-110 Adoption OR Resolution #19-134: Emergency Temporary Appropriations
  12. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #19-125: Resolution Proclaiming to Local Residents and Businesses that the Municipality Will Not Collect New Stormwater Management or Rain Taxes
    2. Resolution #19-126: Authorizing the Award of Contract for Professional Services for Township Financial Advisor
    3. Resolution #19-127: Resolution Authorizing a Settlement Agreement with the Stone Hill Property Owners Association, Inc., the Aspen Section Condominium Council of Stone Hill, Inc., and the Great Gorge Village South Condominium Council, Inc.
    4. Resolution #19-128: Refund for Tax Court Judgment (L & R Equity) Revised
    5. Resolution #19-129: Authorizing Approval of Sussex County Contribution to the Vernon and Glenwood-Pochuck Ambulance Squads
    6. Resolution #19-130: Resolution to Amend Introduced Capital Budget
    7. Resolution #19-131: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Authorizing the Award of Payroll Management Services and Software Vendor through the Competitive Contracting Process CC# 4-2019
    8. Resolution #19-132: Resolution Authorizing Award of a Required Disclosure Contract with “Applied Concepts Inc.” for a Police Traffic Messaging Trailer
    9. Resolution #19-133: Resolution Requesting the Resignation of Catherine R. McCabe as Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
  13. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #19-10: Bond Ordinance Appropriating $2,038,668, and Authorizing the Issuance of $1,549,527 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
    2. Ordinance #19-11: Capital Ordinance Providing for Various Improvements by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating Therefore the Sum of $292,800.00 and Providing That Such Sum So Appropriated Shall Be Raised from the Capital Improvement Fund and Capital Fund Balance of the Township
    3. Ordinance #19-12: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Ordinance #16-17 Authorizing Purchase of Real Property Commonly Known as 9 Wisteria Court and Identified as Lot 2, Block 92 on the Tax Map of the Township of Vernon
  14. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. None
  15. Public Comments (limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  16. Mayor’s Report
  17. Council Comments
  18. Council President Comments
  19. Adjournment