Council Meeting Agenda 02-18-20

TOWNSHIP COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING

February 18, 2020
Watch the meeting live on the Montclair TV34 YouTube channel.

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 MontclairTV34 YouTube channel; it is available on demand and can and will be re-broadcast.

OPEN SESSION

Sunshine Statement
Pledge of Allegiance
Roll Call

PUBLIC COMMENT:

Please complete the sign-in sheet before addressing the Council

PROCLAMATION(S)

Proclamation for the 100th anniversary of the League of Women Voters of the Montclair Area

DEPARTMENTAL BUDGET PRESENTATIONS

Fire Department
Department of Health and Human Services
Department of Utilities
Department of Community Services
Police Department

PENDING ORDINANCE(S)/SECOND READING

  1. Ordinance O-20-01: Bond Ordinance providing for various capital improvements in and by the Township of Montclair, in the County of Essex, New Jersey, appropriating $9,073,000 therefor and authorizing the issuance of $8,623,000 bonds or notes of the Township to finance the cost thereof. Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance? OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE.

NEW BUSINESS ORDINANCE(S)

  1. Ordinance O-20-04: Ordinance for calendar year 2020 to exceed the municipal budget appropriation limits and to establish a cap bank pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14

INTRODUCTION OF THE YEAR 2020 MUNICIPAL BUDGET

  1. Resolution R-20-026: Resolution approving the year 2020 municipal budget on first reading and fixing the time and place for the holding of a public hearing upon the budget pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-5

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.

RESOLUTION(S)

*1. Resolution R-20-027: Resolution authorizing refund of developer’s escrow account balances

*2. Resolution R-20-028: Resolution authorizing the execution of a professional services agreement with H2M Associates, LLC for professional services in connection with offsite groundwater investigation and remedial action workplan preparation for 399 Orange Road

*3. Resolution R-20-029: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $560.00 on the property located at 6 Park Terrace and known on the Township Tax Map as block 2805 Lot 26

*4. Resolution R-20-030: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $580.00 on the property located at 6 Oakcroft Avenue and known on the Township Tax Map as block 1705 Lot 15

*5. Resolution R-20-031: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $460.00 on the property located at 23 Ward Place and known on the Township Tax Map as block 2904 Lot 33

*6. Resolution R-20-032: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $480.00 on the property located at 237 North Fullerton Avenue and known on the Township Tax Map as block 3303 Lot 8

*7. Resolution R-20-033: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $555.00 on the property located at 22 Ward Place and known on the Township Tax Map as block 3901 Lot 5 for services rendered in October 2019

*8. Resolution R-20-034: Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $555.00 on the property located at 22 Ward Place and known on the Township Tax Map as block 3901 Lot 5 for services rendered in November 2019

*9. Resolution R-20-035: Resolution regarding the Governing Body Certification of Compliance with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s “Enforcement Guidance on the Consideration of Arrest and Conviction Records in Employment Decisions Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964”

10. Resolution R-20-036: Resolution awarding Bid # 20-01 for Valley Road & Church Street Improvements

11. Resolution R-20-37: Resolution appointing members to the Civil Rights Commission.

12. Bill List Resolution

ADJOURNMENT