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Agenda: November 14, 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. Proclamations
    1. Recognizing November as Pancreatic Cancer Month
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes September 26, 2016
    2. Regular Meeting Minutes October 24, 2016
  9. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #16-228: Authorizing a Date for Municipal Tax Sale
    2. Resolution #16-229: Authorizing the Township of Vernon to Adopt the Sussex County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan as Submitted to the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency
    3. Resolution #16-230: Refund for Overpayment Block 143.03, Lot 6.01
    4. Resolution #16-231: Resolution Authorizing Refund of Overpayment Block 44.01, Lot 25
    5. Resolution #16-232: Resolution Authorizing Refund Block 83.06, Lot 13
    6. Resolution #16-233: Cancellation of NJ Department of Agriculture Gypsy Moth Suppression Grant Receivable and Appropriation Balances
    7. Resolution #16-234: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Authorizing Release of Performance Bond for Planning Board Application #7-03-1
    8. Resolution #16-235: Transfer Resolution—Balance Transfers
    9. Resolution #16-236: Authorizing the Award of Contract for Container Service at the Township’s Public Works and Animal Control Facilities
    10. Resolution #16-237: 2016 Salaries for Non-Union Full Time Employees
    11. Resolution #16-238: 2016 Salary for Non-Union Full Time Employee—Police Records Support Technician
    12. Resolution #16-239: 2016 Salary for Non-Union Part Time Employees
    13. Resolution #16-240: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association
    14. Resolution #16-241: Resolution Authorizing the Early Payoff to New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for PVL Dam Rehabilitation Loan from the PVL Assessment Trust Fund
    15. Resolution #16-242: Resolution of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, in Support of the Township of Andover Urging the Owners of the Hudson Farm Properties a/k/a IAT Reinsurance to Support the Lackawanna Cut-Off Restoration Project
    16. Resolution #16-243: Resolution to Renew a Contract to Thomson Reuters-West
    17. Resolution #16-244: Authorizing the Award of Contract for Proposed Improvements to Sammis Road—Guiderails
    18. Resolution #16-245: Appointment of Vernon Township Director of the Department of Public Works/Principal Public Works Manager
    19. Resolution #16-246: Resolution Accepting the Completion of the Lake Wallkill Road Improvements Section III
    20. Resolution #16-247: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Concerning the Terms of the Members of the Historic Preservation Commission
    21. Resolution #16-248: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Concerning the Terms of the Members of the Municipal Land Use Board
  10. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-25: An Ordinance Deleting Sections 212-1 to 212-7 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding Halloween Curfew for Minors
    2. Ordinance #16-26: An Ordinance Amending Sections 5-84 to 5-89 of the Code of the Township of Vernon Regarding the Environmental Commission
    3. Ordinance #16-27: An Ordinance Amending Chapter 330-184.B Adding an Additional Permitted Use for the Town Center, McAfee Area and C-2 Zone
    4. Ordinance #16-28: Ordinance Amending the Salary Ordinance for “Non-Union” Employees
  11. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-23: 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 116 Alturas Road Block 206.24, Lot 3
    2. Ordinance #16-24: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Amending the Township Code to Add Chapter 325 Entitled “Illegal Dwellings”
  12. Mayoral Appointments
    1. Resolution #16-249: Appointment of a Member to the Greenway Action Advisory Committee
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment