Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Ordinance No. 10-10

Introduced: May 27, 2010
Public Hearing: June 24, 2010
Status: Adopted

An ordinance amending an appropriation ordinance of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, heretofore adopted on June 12, 2008 (#08-10)") 0px 50% repeat-x;"> 

BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey as follows:

Section 1. The appropriation ordinance of The Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey (the “Township”), heretofore adopted by the governing body thereof on June 12, 2008 and entitled: “Ordinance providing for various improvements or purposes to be undertaken in and by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, and appropriating $889,537.31 therefor from the Capital Surplus of the Township” (#08-10), is hereby amended to the extent and with the effect that Section 2 thereof shall read as follows (additional text is italicized):

“Section 2. The improvements hereby authorized and the several purposes for the financing of which the appropriation is made are as follows: the acquisition of new and additional equipment including one (1) ambulance for the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad, plows and sanders for the Department of Public Works, emergency equipment for the Ambulance Squads and Fire Departments, four (4) defibrillators, evidence analysis equipment and fingerprinting equipment for the Police Department, computer equipment and software for various Township Departments; the renovation of the Municipal Building in and by the Township including the upgrade of the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system therein; and improvement of the water supply and distribution system, including, for all of the foregoing, all necessary and appurtenant equipment, accessories, attachments, work and materials, and all engineering, legal, advertising and other costs associated therewith, and all as shown on and in accordance with the plans and specifications therefor on file or to be filed in the office of the Township Clerk and hereby approved.”

Section 2. The capital budget or temporary capital budget of the Township is hereby amended to conform with the provisions of this ordinance to the extent of any inconsistency herewith and the resolutions promulgated by the Local Finance Board showing all detail of the amended capital budget or temporary capital budget and capital program as approved by the Director, Division of Local Government Services, are on file with the Township Clerk and are available for public inspection.

Section 3. This ordinance shall take effect after publication after final passage as provided by law.


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


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