Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: April 28, 2011

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 6, 2011 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
    1. Stanhill Conservation Project
    2. Main Street Associates
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Presentations
    1. Proclamations
      1. Congratulating Julie Ann Buruchian on receiving the Girl Scout Gold Award, the Highest Award in Girl Scouting
      2. Years of Service—Warren Burgess, prior Animal Control Officer
      3. Eva Ferlauto—Foster Care Recognition
    2. Police Officer Retirement John Boenitz
    3. Economic Development Advisory Committee Business Survey Results
  7. Public Hearing of 2011 Municipal Budget
    1. Resolution #11-77: A Resolution to Read the 2011 Municipal Budget by Title Only
    2. Overview of 2011 Municipal Budget
    3. Open to Public
    4. Resolution #11-78: Self Examination of 2011 Municipal Budget Resolution
    5. Resolution #11-79: Certification of Approved Budget
    6. Resolution #11-80: Adoption of the 2011 Municipal Budget
  8. Public Comments
  9. Items for Action
    1. Approval of Minutes by Vote
      1. Regular Meeting February 14, 2011
      2. Executive Session December 28, 2010
      3. Executive Session January 10, 2011
      4. Executive Session January 24, 2011
      5. Executive Session February 28, 2011
      6. Executive Session April 11, 2011
  10. Items for Discussion Only
    1. Manager’s Report—HVAC Bid Overview
    2. Township Attorney’s Report
  11. Resolutions Requiring Discussion & Separate Action (vote taken)
    1. Resolution #11-75: Approval of Bills List
    2. Resolution #11-76: Authorizing Agreement to Extend Contract to Acquire Real Property between the Township of Vernon and Main Street Associates, Inc. for an Additional Ninety (90) Days
    3. Resolution #11-81: Authorizing the Award of Contract for the HVAC System Mechanical Upgrades at the Vernon Township Municipal Building (Option #1 or #2)
    4. Resolution #11-82: Resolution for the Sale of Bonds for Capital Ordinance #11-07 in the Amount of $1,571,000.00
  12. Introduction of Proposed Ordinances (no discussion vote taken)
    1. Ordinance #11-12: An ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, regarding the establishment of a municipal utilities authority
    2. Ordinance #11-13: An ordinance amending a bond ordinance of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, heretofore adopted on August 13, 2007 (#07-36) as amended
  13. Public Hearing and Adoption of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #11-08: Bond ordinance appropriating $1,484,000 and authorizing the issuance of $1,412,000 bonds or notes of the Township, for various improvements or purposes authorized to be undertaken by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    2. Ordinance #11-10: An ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey authorizing the sale of certain property owned by the township and not required for public purposes and more commonly known as Block 124.17 Lot 11
  14. Council Business
  15. Adjournment

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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