Council Meeting Agenda 09-15-20

TOWNSHIP COUNCIL CONFERENCE MEETING

September 15, 2020

7:00 P.M.

Announcement:  This is a conference 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

In an effort to minimize exposure to COVID-19 and to maintain social distancing practices, this August 4 Township Council meeting, and further meetings until the pandemic is over, will only be available to the public remotely.

Those who wish to participate now during public comment should dial in to 408-418-9388.  When asked to enter an access code, please enter 173 952 4734, then #.  When asked to enter an attendee number then #, please simply press #.  When asked, please state your name then press #.  The Administrator will say when it is a caller’s turn to speak and the caller will then hear 2 beeps.  At that time, the caller will have an opportunity to make his or her comment.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

There have been presented to the Council the minutes of July 1, 2020. Are there any corrections or 1additions? Motion to adopt.

PROCLAMATION(S)

Proclamation for Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week
Proclamation for National Hispanic Heritage Month

NEW BUSINESS RESOLUTION(S)

  1. Resolution R-20-142: Resolution authorizing renewal of alcoholic beverage consumption licenses
  2. Resolution R-20-143: Resolution authorizing renewal of alcoholic beverage distribution licenses
  3. Bill List Resolution

DISCUSSION/SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 AGENDA ITEMS

  1. Resolution authorizing refund of developer’s escrow account balances
  2. Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $1,430.00 on the property located at 6 Oakcroft Avenue and known on the Township Tax Map as Block 1705 Lot 15
  3. Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $1,930.00 on the property located at 155 Highland Avenue and known on the Township Tax Map as Block 504 Lot 23
  4. Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $1,830.00 on the property located at 63 South Mountain Avenue and known on the Township Tax Map as Block 1406 Lot 22
  5. Resolution for the placement of a municipal lien in the amount of $1,380.00 on the property located at 117 Chestnut Street and known on the Township Tax Map as Block 2304 Lot 6
  6. Resolution authorizing a professional service agreement with GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc for professional engineering services for Yantacaw Brook Park Dam
  7. Resolution requesting approval of items of revenue and appropriation pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-87 (Drunk Driving Enforcement Fund “DDEF” Grant)
  8. An ordinance amending the affordable housing ordinance of the Township of Montclair to establish a rental assistance program for very low-income tenants in eligible rental units

EXECUTIVE SESSION

Resolution R-20-144: Resolution authorizing executive session without the public being permitted to attend in accordance with N.J.S.A. 10:4-12(b) [Topic: Personnel

ADJOURNMENT