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Agenda: October 23, 2017

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, 2017, 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. Veterans Day
    2. Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes of September 25, 2017
  9. Items of Discussion
    1. Best Practices
  10. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #17-186: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2017 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $2,990.70
    2. Resolution #17-187: Authorizing the Award of Contract with Automatic Temperature Control Services, Inc. to Maintain and Service the Township’s Automatic Temperature Control System at the Municipal Building for 2018
    3. Resolution #17-188: Refund Overpayment Due to State Tax Court Judgment (Petracca) Bl 270 Lot 25
    4. Resolution #17-189: Refund Duplicate Payment for 3rd Quarter 2017 Property Tax (Bl 132.05, Lot 27)
    5. Resolution #17-190: Authorizing Final Acceptance and Completion of Project for Repair/Replacement of the Municipal Building Roof
    6. Resolution #17-191: Authorizing Acceptance of Grant in the Amount of $45,000.00 from the New Jersey Highlands Council for Development of Vernon Township Sustainable Economic Development Plan
    7. Resolution #17-192: Authorization to Submit and Execute Grant Agreement with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Vernon Town Center Bike & Walking Trails Phase I Project
    8. Resolution #17-193: Authorization to Submit and Execute Grant Agreement with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for the Wawayanda Road Improvement Project
    9. Resolution #17-194: Authorizing Application and Execution of the “2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Statewide Year End Holiday Crackdown” Grant Administered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
    10. Resolution #17-196: Total Disabled Veteran Amendment (Doyle)
    11. Resolution #17-197: 2017 Salaries for Non-Union Full Time Employees (Electrical Sub-Code Official)
    12. Resolution #17-198: Authorizing the Release of Performance Bond from United Water New Jersey for Watermain Improvement Project in the Aspen Woods Section of Vernon Township
    13. Resolution #17-199: Authorizing Subscription for Web-Based Form Solution with Seamlessgov in the Amount Not to Exceed $3,375.00
  11. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #17-16: An Ordinance Authorizing the Sale of Certain Land in Vernon Township to Be Sold at Private Sale in Accordance with N.J.S.A. 40a:12-13 (b) (5)
  12. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #17-15: An Ordinance Amending Chapter 99 Vehicles and Traffic of the Revised Ordinances of the Township of Vernon by Adding New Article Entitled “Traffic Control Standards; Requirements for Construction and Maintenance”
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  15. Adjournment