Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: February 24, 2020

Township Council Regular Meeting

Time: 7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 7, 2020, 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. Public Comments (For current agenda items only, limited to 3 minutes per person)
  6. Items for Discussion
    1. 2020 Municipal Budget
  7. Minutes
    1. January 27, 2020—Regular Meeting
    2. February 10, 2020—Special Workshop Meeting
    3. February 10, 2020—Regular Meeting
  8. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions)
    1. Resolution #20-84: Resolution Authorizing the Issuance of Not Exceeding $6,443,400 Bond Anticipation Notes of the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
    2. Resolution #20-85: Resolution of the Governing Body of the Township of Vernon Authorizing the Township’s Special Council to Conduct a Title Search of Property Contemplated by the Township for Acceptance as a Donation
    3. Resolution #20-86: Refund for Totally Disabled Veteran
    4. Resolution #20-87: Authorizing an Agreement with the County of Sussex, Department of Human Services, Division of Social Services, for Transportation Services for Senior Citizens and People with Disabilities Who Reside in Vernon Township for the Year 2020 in the Amount of $50,000.00 Per Year
    5. Resolution #20-88: Resolution Repealing Resolution 19-198
    6. Resolution #20-89: Emergency Temporary Appropriations
    7. Resolution #20-90: Resolution Authorizing and Approving Memorandum of Understanding with the State of New Jersey of Emergency Management
  9. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinance
    1. Ordinance #20-07: An Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 509 of the Municipal Code of the Township of Vernon Entitled “Taxation” to Revise the Definition of Transient Accommodations
    2. Ordinance #20-08: Ordinance Amending the Salary Ordinance for “Non-Union” Employees
  10. Public Comments (Limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  11. Council Appointments
    1. Resolution #20-91: Appointment to Municipal Utilities Authority (Furrey)
  12. Mayor’s Report
  13. Council Comments
  14. Council President Comments
  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


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board