Council Meeting Agenda 07-23-19

COUNCIL MEETING

July 23, 2019

7:00 P.M.
COUNCIL CHAMBERS

Announcement: This is a regular meeting of the Council of the Township of Montclair and is being broadcast live on Channel 34 and is streaming live on the Montclair TV34 YouTube channel; it is available on demand and can and will be re-broadcast.

OPEN SESSION
SUNSHINE NOTICE
ROLL CALL
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

PUBLIC COMMENT

All speakers must complete the sign-in sheet before addressing the Council

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

There have been presented to us the minutes of July 9, 2019.  Are there any corrections or additions?  MOTION TO ADOPT

PROCLAMATION

Proclamation honoring Pat Brechka for 37 years of service to the Township

OATH OF OFFICE

Swearing-in of Joseph C. Angelo, Esq. as Judge of the Municipal Court

PENDING ORDINANCES/SECOND READING

  1. Ordinance prohibiting single use plastic bags (O-19-022) Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-19-022)
  2. Ordinance establishing penalty for counterfeit parking permits (O-19-023) Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-19-023)
  3. Ordinance amending and supplementing Montclair Code creating a project labor agreement requirement for certain public works contracts and publicly funded projects (O-19-024) Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-19-024)
  4. Fully Funded Capital Ordinance providing for paving and striping of various parking lots (O-19-025) Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-19-025)
  5. Ordinance amending certain parking fees and regulations (O-19-026) Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-19-026)

NEW BUSINESS ORDINANCE

  1. Ordinance to amend Montclair Code Section 327 (vehicles and traffic) to include a multiway stop intersection at Central Avenue and Brunswick Road (O-19-027)
  2. Ordinance amending Montclair Code Chapter 65 Affordable Housing (O-19-028)

CONSENT AGENDA

Below items with asterisks have been placed on the Consent Agenda by the Township Council and will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items, unless requested by a Council Member.

RESOLUTIONS

*1. Resolution Approving the Memorandum of Agreement between the Township of Montclair and Police Benevolent Association Local #53 and authorizing the Township Manager to execute the Collective Negotiations Agreement to be written based upon the terms therein (R-19-142)

*2. Resolution requesting approval of items of revenue and appropriations pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87 for the 2019 Seniorama Grant (R-19-143)

*3. Resolution authorizing fireworks to be displayed during the St. Sebastian Society Festival (R-19-144)

*4. Resolution authorizing refund of developer’s escrow account balances (R-19-145)

*5. Resolution authorizing execution of a professional services agreement with Suburban Consulting Engineers, Inc. for engineering services related to the Township’s water treatment system (R-19-146)

*6. Resolution authorizing an electronic municipal tax lien sale pursuant to N.J.A.C. 5:33-1.1 (R-19-147)

*7.  Resolution requesting approval of items of revenue and appropriations pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87 for the 2019 Lead Program Grant (R-19-148)

8. Resolution authorizing 2019 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Reprogramming Application (R-19-149)

9. Resolution amending Resolution R-19-083 authorizing notice of intention to issue one HOTEL/MOTEL Exception License by the historical method, N.J.S.A. 33:1-19.1 and 19.2, pursuant to the HOTEL/MOTEL exception N.J.S.A. 33:1-12.20 (R-19-150)

10. Resolution amending Resolution R-19-136 awarding a HOTEL/MOTEL Exception License to AHG Montclair Beverages, LLC in accordance with N.J.S.A. 33:1-19.1 and 19.2 pursuant to the HOTEL/MOTEL Exception N.J.S.A. 33:1-12.20 (R-19-151)

11. Resolution issuing a new HOTEL/MOTEL Exception License to AHG Montclair Beverage, LLC (R-19-152)

12. Resolution authorizing grant application submission and execution of a grant contract with the New Jersey Department of Transportation for Mount Hebron Road Improvements Project (R-19-153)

13. Resolution designating 65 Church Street Urban Renewal, LLC as the redeveloper to implement a redevelopment plan for a portion of the Hahne’s Redevelopment Area (R-19-154)

14. Resolution authorizing the execution of a professional services agreement with Eric M. Bernstein & Associates, LLC (R-19-155)

15. Resolution urging all members of the New Jersey delegation to the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives to implore the President of the United States and his Administration to use all of their influence to persuade authorities in Barbados to give the investigation of missing persons Oscar Suárez and Magdalena Devil the highest possible priority (R-19-156)

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