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Agenda: May 9, 2016

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 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. Executive Session
    1. Contract Negotiations: Property Acquisition
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Public Comments
  7. Presentations
    1. Historic Preservation Scenic Byway
  8. Mayor’s Report
  9. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes February 22, 2016
    2. Work Session Meeting Minutes March 7, 2016
  10. Items for Discussion
    1. Parking Meadowlark and Carol Drive
  11. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #16-121: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $2,000.00
    2. Resolution #16-122: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $65,000.00
    3. Resolution #16-123: Recognizing Municipal Clerk’s Week
    4. Resolution #16-124: Resolution Authorizing Fireworks to Be Displayed on August 7, 2016, within the Township of Vernon
    5. Resolution #16-125: Refund for Overpayment of Property Taxes (Block 82, Lot 8)
    6. Resolution #16-126: Refund for Overpayment of Property Taxes (Block 151.19, Lot 30)
    7. Resolution #16-127: Authorizing Emergency Demolition Contract to Earth-Tec Associates for the Demolition of Unsafe Dwelling Due to Structure Fire on Route 565
    8. Resolution #16-128: Resolution Authorizing the Release of Performance Bond 012023930 as Posted by First Hartford Realty Corporation (“FHR Corp.”) Related to Improvements for the CVS Pharmacy Development Located at Route 94 and Main Street, Block 144.01, Lots 1, 2, 3, and 4 in the Township of Vernon, and Further Accepting Maintenance Bond SU30398 in the Amount of $21,195.00 from FHR Corp.
    9. Resolution #16-129: Resolution Accepting a Non-Exclusive, Perpetual Access and Maintenance Easement Over a Portion of Block 144.01, Lot 1 in the Township of Vernon Related to a Certain Light Pole Constructed as Part of the CVS Pharmacy Development
    10. Resolution #16-130: Authorizing Professional Service Contract with Lifelock, Inc. for Renewal of Identity Theft Protection for Eligible Municipal Employees
    11. Resolution #16-131: Awarding a Contract to EM Electrical Contractors LLC to Perform Electrical Work in the Secure Police Impound Building
    12. Resolution #16-132: Authorizing the Award of Contract for Professional Special Planning Services for the Township of Vernon
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed 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 #16-11: An Ordinance Granting Municipal Historic Designation to Certain Property in the Township of Vernon
    4. Ordinance #16-12: An Ordinance Amending Section 250-21 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Reoccupancy Inspections
    5. 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
  13. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-07: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Establishing the Eligibility of Commercial and Industrial Structures for Up to Twenty (20) Year Tax Exemptions and Abatements Pursuant to the Long Term Tax Exemption Law, N.J.S.A. 40a: 20-1, et seq.
    2. Ordinance #16-08: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey Authorizing the Sale of Property Owned by the Township and Not Required for Public Purposes and More Commonly Known as Block 142.01, Lot 1
  14. Mayoral Appointments
    1. Resolution #16-133: Appointment to Beautification Committee
  15. Council Comments
  16. Council President Comments
  17. Adjournment