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Agenda: October 24, 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
    1. Led by Boy Scout Troop Pack 404 Den 1
  5. Moment of Silence—Ken Kopec, Former DPW Employee
  6. Proclamations
    1. Veterans Day
    2. Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  7. Public Comments
  8. Mayor’s Report
  9. Minutes
    1. Executive Session Minutes of September 12, 2016
    2. Regular Meeting Minutes September 12, 2016
  10. Items for Discussion
    1. Girl Scout Service Project
    2. Township Code Book
    3. Best Practices Vernon View Drive Bridge (Brookhollow)
  11. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions )
    1. Resolution #16-213: Authorizing Application and Execution of the “2016 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Year End Holiday Crackdown” Grant Administered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
    2. Resolution #16-214: Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Vernon Authorizing the Township of Vernon to Loan a Backhoe to the Vernon Township Fire Department for One Day
    3. Resolution #16-215: Authorizing Placement of Signs in Various Locations (St. Francis De Sales)
    4. Resolution #16-216: Cancellation of 2016 NJ Highway Safety Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Labor Day Grant Receivable and Appropriation Balances
    5. Resolution #16-217: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $4,098.60
    6. Resolution #16-218: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2016 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $2,905.96
    7. Resolution #16-219: Authorizing Placement of Signs in Various Locations (Mahoney)
    8. Resolution #16-220: Authorizing Change Order #1 of Contract for Lake Wallkill Road Section III Paving with Tilcon New York Inc.
    9. Resolution #16-221: Authorizing Change Order #1 of Contract with M.L. Ruberton Co. Inc. for Guiderails—Lake Wallkill Road Section III
    10. Resolution #16-222: Authorizing Change Order #1 of Contract for Lake Wallkill Road Section III with Reclamation, LLC
    11. Resolution #16-223: Authorizing Change Order #1 of Contract for Lake Wallkill Road Section III Line Striping with Denville Line Painting
    12. Resolution #16-224: Authorizing Placement of Signs in Various Locations (Vernon Township High School)
    13. Resolution #16-225: Authorizing the Use of Morris County Co-Op Contract #6 for Paving for Proposed Improvements to Sammis Road
    14. Resolution #16-226: Authorizing the Use of Morris County Co-Op Contract #36 for Traffic Striping for Proposed Improvements to Sammis Road
    15. Resolution #16-227: Authorizing Professional Service Contract with Parette Somjen Architects for Programming, Design and Administration Services for Replacement of Municipal Building Roof
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed 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”
  13. Adoption of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-20: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Prohibiting Commercial Vehicles From Using Vernon View Drive Bridge
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. Adjournment