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Agenda: November 14, 2013

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 11, 2013, 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
    1. Presentation of Colors by Vietnam Veterans
    2. Wall of Honor Presentation
  5. Presentations
    1. Police Chief Wherry on His Retirement
    2. Oath of Office to New Police Chief Arthur R. Mills
    3. Police Promotion
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes of October 17, 2013
  9. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #13-203: Balance Transfers
    2. Resolution #13-204: Award of Contract to H&H Auto Parts
    3. Resolution #13-205: Authorize Purchase of Rock Salt through SC Coop
    4. Resolution #13-206: Authorizing Renewal of Horizon for Health & Presc. Coverage
    5. Resolution #13-207: Authorizing Employment Contract for Police Chief
    6. Resolution #13-208: Extension of 2013 MAC Grant to June 30, 2014
    7. Resolution #13-209: Approving Firefighter Membership & State Association
    8. Resolution #13-210: Approving Firefighter Membership
  10. Discussion Items
    1. Resolution #13-211: Opposing Amendments to Optional Municipal Consolidation Process
    2. Resolution #13-212: Opposing Extension of Veteran’s Property Tax Deduction to Residents of Continuing Care Retirement Communities
    3. Resolution #13-213: Opposing Diverting Motor Vehicle Fines to State Safe Routes to School Fund
  11. Ordinances
    1. Introduction of Ordinance #13-18: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, to Modify Chapter 250 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Department of Public Works Fees
    2. Introduction of Ordinance #13-19: An Ordinance Granting Municipal Consent to the Issuance of a Franchise to Service Electric Cable T.V. of New Jersey, Inc., to Construct, Own, Operate, Extend and Maintain a Cable Television System in the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, Setting Forth Conditions Accompanying the Grant of Said Municipal Consent and Providing for the Regulation and Use of Said System
  12. Council President Comments
  13. Council Comments
  14. Adjournment