Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: September 26, 2011

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:30 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting had been provided to the public and the press on July 8, 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. Salute to the Flag
  5. Proclamations
    1. Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    2. DASI Awareness Month
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Items for Action
    1. Approval of Minutes by Vote
      1. Regular Meeting September 12, 2011
  9. Resolutions Requiring Action
    1. Resolution #11-178: Authorizing the Execution of Agreement to the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs for the 2011 Recreational Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities Grant
    2. Resolution #11-179: Approval of Bills List
    3. Resolution #11-180: Tax Overpayment
    4. Resolution #11-181: Total Disabled Veteran
    5. Resolution #11-182: Township Owned Properties
    6. Resolution #11-183: Authorizing the Use of the Morris County Co-Op Contract #41 and State Contract #53764 and #53769 to Purchase and Install Brand New Radio Equipment for McAfee Fire Department
    7. Resolution #11-184: Authorizing the Award of a Contract for Container Service at the Township’s Public Works and Animal Control Facilities
    8. Resolution #11-185: Authorizing the Award of Bid for Automotive and Light Duty Truck Aftermarket Parts
    9. Resolution #11-186: Authorizing the Award of Bid for Automotive and Light Duty Truck Aftermarket Parts
    10. Resolution #11-187: Authorizing the Use of the State Contract #69719 to Repair a Vactor Unit for Township’s Department of Public Works
    11. Resolution #11-188: Resolution Requiring Approval of the Director of the Division of Local Government Services - N.J.S.A. 40:4-49
  10. Public Hearing of Proposed Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #11-21: An ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, amending the code of the Township of Vernon: supplementing Chapter 1 “General Provisions”; replacing Chapter 5 “Administration of Township Government”; changing the municipal election from May to November each year; supplementing Chapter 500 regarding roads; replacing Chapter 413 regarding parks and recreation; supplementing Chapter 89 regarding retirement benefits; and deleting Chapter 244
  11. Appointments to Boards, Commissions and Committees
    1. Board of Recreation
      1. Alternate #2 5-year term ending 12-31-15
      2. Student Representative
    2. Historic Preservation Commission
      1. Class B 4-year term ending 12-31-14
    3. Economic Development Advisory Committee
      1. 1-year term ending 12-31-11
    4. Vernon Township Municipal Utility Authority
      1. Alternate #1 5-year term ending 02-01-16
  12. Council President Remarks
  13. Council Remarks
  14. 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


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board