Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: February 22, 2016

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:30 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 5, 2016, and was posted on the bulletin board in the municipal building in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-7.
  3. Roll Call
  4. Salute to the Flag
  5. Proclamations
    1. Honoring Tim Dunnigan, Grand Marshal, 13th Annual Sussex County St. Patrick’s Day Parade
  6. Public Comments
  7. Mayor’s Report
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting January 11, 2016
  9. Items for Discussion
    1. MUA Sewer Service Area (Resolution #15-190)
    2. Resolution of the Governing Body of the Township of Vernon Requiring Posting of All Positions on Boards, Commissions and Committees
  10. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions)
    1. Resolution #16-64: Resolution of Support from Local Governing Body Authorizing the Sustainable Jersey Grant Application
    2. Resolution #16-72: Endorsing the Submission of the 2015 Recycling Tonnage Grant Application to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
    3. Resolution #16-73: A Resolution Approving Participation with the State of New Jersey Federal Grant Program Administered by the Division of Criminal Justice, Department of Law and Public Safety
    4. Resolution #16-75: Resolution Authorizing the Issuance of Not Exceeding $8,049,698 Bond Anticipation Notes of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    5. Resolution #16-76: Resolution of the Governing Body of the Township of Vernon Requiring a Monthly Bills List to Be Posted on the Website
    6. Resolution #16-77: Resolution of the Governing Body of the Township of Vernon Directing the Mayor to Negotiate with the Board of Education to Return the Property at 293 Route 94 to the Ownership of the Board of Education
  11. Resolutions Requiring Separate Action
    1. Resolution #16-74: Appointment of Business Administrator
  12. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. None
  13. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #16-02: Calendar Year 2016 Ordinance to Exceed the Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank (N.J.S.A. 40a: 4-45.14)
    2. Ordinance #16-03: Ordinance Amending the Salary Ordinance for “Non-Union” Employees
    3. Ordinance #16-04: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey Amending Chapter 518 Entitled “Towing”
  14. Council Comments
  15. Council President Comments
  16. 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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