Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 6:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting had been provided to the public and the press on January 5, 2010 and was posted on the bulletin board in the Municipal Building in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6.
  3. Roll Call
  4. Executive Session
  5. Salute to the Flag
    1. Flag Salute, Presentation & Proclamation:
    2. Boy Scout Troop #912—Scout Leader David DiPietro
  6. Presentations
    1. Economic Development Advisory Commission
    2. Environmental Commission
  7. Public Comments
  8. Items for Discussion Only
    1. Manager’s Report
      1. Continuation of Discussion of Proposed Layoff Plan and Suggestions of Other Positions to be Included
    2. Township Attorney’s Report
  9. Items for Action
    1. Approval of Minutes by Vote
      1. 1-28-10 Worksession
      2. 1-28-10 Regular Meeting
      3. 1-28-10 Executive Session
  10. Resolutions Requiring Discussion & Separate Action (vote taken)
    1. Resolution #10-18: Authorizing the Use of the New Jersey State Contract Program, Contract #67176, for the Purchase of a Document Scanner, in the Amount of $8,647.23 for Use in the Municipal Center for the Purpose of Records Retention
    2. Resolution #10-63: Resolution of the Governing Body of the Township of Vernon to Enter into a Shared Services Agreement with the Borough of Sussex for Animal Control
    3. Resolution #10-64: Approval of Bills List
    4. Resolution #10-65: Approving Active Volunteer Fireman for Membership in the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association
    5. Resolution #10-66: Approving Volunteer Fireman Active Membership
    6. Resolution #10-67: Approving Payment to Vander Hey Excavation, Inc., in the Amount of $4,289.00 for a Septic Repair Located at 27 High Point Terrace, Vernon, NJ Block 170.02 Lot 11 through the Township of Vernon Housing Rehabilitation Program
    7. Resolution #10-68: Transfer Resolution—2009 Reserve Budget
    8. Resolution #10-69: Resolution Designating a Portion of the Township of Vernon, Block 190 Lot 10.02, as an Area in Need of Redevelopment
    9. Resolution #10-70: Authorizing and Directing the Vernon Township Land Use Board to Do a Preliminary Investigation Determining if Block 233.05 Lots 5 & 6 is a Redevelopment Area in Accordance with the Criteria Set Forth in N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-5
    10. Resolution #10-71: Authorizing and Directing the Mayor and Township Clerk to Reimburse Highland Lakes Country Club & Community Association, a Qualified Private Community as Defined by N.J.S.A.40:67-23.2, in the Amount of $16,813.56 as per Agreement Approved by Township Council Resolution #09-171
    11. Resolution #10-72: Resolution of the Township of Vernon Approving the Uniform Municipal Services Agreement to be Used by the Township Authorizing Execution of Same between the Township and Each Qualified Private Community
    12. Resolution #10-73: Resolution of the Township of Vernon to Execute a Contract for Recreation Administrative Services to the Vernon Township Police Athletic League (PAL)
    13. Resolution #10-74: Resolution of the Township of Vernon Authorizing the Filing of the Township’s Layoff Plan with the Department of Personnel
  11. Public Hearing and Adoption of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #10-02: An ordinance fixing the salary of part-time assistant animal control officer for on-call time only for the years of 2008 and 2009
  12. Council Business
    1. Resolution in Opposition to Senate Bill S-458
  13. Adjournment