Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: September 28, 2022




September 28, 2022

7:00 PM


Call to Order

Statement of Compliance:

Pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act, adequate notice of this Regular Meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 17, 2022 by delivering to the press such notice and posting same at the Municipal Building and filed with the office of the Township Clerk.

Salute to the Flag:

 Roll Call

Mayor’s Designee John Auberger                      

Craig Williams                                                         

Councilmember Brian Lynch                                 

Martin Theobald                                                  

Richard Spoerl

Willard McPeek

Andrea Cocula

Michael Whitaker

Jacqueline Haley

Kelly Mitchell        Alt #1          

Joseph Tadrick    Alt #2 

Paul Mele            Alt #3 

Mark Vizzini         Alt #4 


Public Hearings

LU# 8-22-8 – Veolia Water New Jersey – Block 463, Lot 127, - Major Site Plan with a Use and Bulk Variance for the construction of a new underground chamber to house a PFAS treatment center and above grade emergency power generator set in a sound attenuated enclosure

 Public Participation

          Open Meeting to the Public for items other than those listed on the Agenda

         Close Meeting to the Public



 Land Use Board Discussion Items (action may or may not be taken)




 September 14, 2022 – Regular Meeting Minutes (Auberger, Williams, Spoerl, Cocula, Whitaker, Haley, Mitchell)

Appendix A – escrows, board fees, bond reductions and escrow closure


   escrows, board fees and bond reductions

A. Board Fees


  1. Board Attorney – Glenn Kienz, Weiner Law Group LLP
  • Land Use Board Business – Services Through 8/30/22 ($832.00)
  • HM GG – LU# 8-21-7 – Services Through 8/18/22 ($267.25)
  • Andrew Pilgrim – LU# 6-22-7 – Services Through 8/12/22 ($118.50)
  • Veolia Water – LU# 8-22-8 – Services Through 8/16/22 ($221.00)
  • Waheguru Gas – LU# 3-22-2 – Services Through 8/24/22 ($45.00)

   2.      Board Planner – Jessica Caldwell, J. Caldwell & Associates

  • Land Use Board Business – ($0)

   3.     Board Engineer – Cory Stoner, Harold E. Pellow & Associates

  • Land Use Board Business – ($0)
  1. Board Recording Secretary – Irene Mills ($75.00)


B. Request for Escrows to be closed



Next Meeting:  October 12, 2022


Vernon Township

21 Church Street
Vernon, NJ 07462

Phone: 973.764.4055 

Township Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board