Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Ordinance No. 17-03

Introduced: February 16, 2017
Public Hearing: March 27, 2017
Status: Adopted

An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey Authorizing Correcting the Zoning Map for Various Properties") 0px 50% repeat-x;"> 

WHEREAS, the Township of Vernon maintains a zoning map to delineate which zone a property is placed in; and

WHEREAS, it has been discovered that several properties were placed in the public zone on the zoning map in error; and

WHEREAS, from time to time, adjustments are made on the zoning map; and

WHEREAS, the Land Use Board and Township Engineer have recommended correcting the zoning map; and

WHEREAS, the Township Council is in agreement with the recommendation of the Land Use Board and Township Engineer.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED that the zoning map of the Township of Vernon shall be corrected to indicate that the property below identified properties be removed from the public zone and placed in the correct zones as indicated:

BlockLotOwnerCurrent ZoneNew (Correct) Zone
267 1.07 Robert Weiss P R-2
220 15.01 Trina DeRoo P R-2
170 6.01 Federal Home Loan Mortgage P R-2
10 8.01 Allen Lewicki P C
10 24 Cliff Predmore P R-1
10 25 Bernard O’Kane P R-1
157.01 31.01 Edward Spitznas P PLC
170 12 Township of Vernon P R-3
102 1.01 Sussex Rural Elec. Corp. P PLC

NOW THEREFORE IT BE FURTHER ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Vernon that the Municipal Clerk is directed to take appropriate steps so that the new zoning map is filed and the tax maps of the Township of Vernon are amended accordingly.

Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect upon final passage and publication 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.


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Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


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