January 14, 2014 Public Meeting Agenda

OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS ACT ANNOUNCEMENT

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND MOMENT OF SILENCE @ Work Session

Mayor’s State of the Township Address

APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETINGS – D. Amianda

December 23, 2013 WS & PM (Mr. Ferrante and Mr. Roman absent)
January 2, 2014 PM (Mrs. Labow absent)

CORRESPONDENCE

LETTERS FROM RESIDENTS/ORGANIZATIONS/OTHER TOWNS

1. Email received December 16, 2013, from New Jersey Managed Districts Association regarding NJMDA News Alert – Ocean City SID Budget Moves Forward.  PDF Correspondence

2. Letter received December 27, 2013, from Arc Morris regarding Touchstone Special Issue – Fall 2013.  PDF Correspondence

3. Email received December 30, 2013, from Downtown New Jersey regarding NJ Downtown Revitalization and Management Institute Seminars.  PDF Correspondence

4. Letter received December 30, 2013, from The Land Conservancy of New Jersey regarding Outdoor Issues, December 2013, News from the Land Conservancy of New Jersey.  PDF Correspondence

5. Email received January 9, 2014, from Downtown New Jersey regarding Downtown New Jersey – Membership Renewal Time.  PDF Correspondence

RESOLUTIONS / ORDINANCES OTHER TOWNS

6. Email received December 19, 2013, from Borough of Lincoln Park regarding Resolution Endorsing the Adoption of A-193 Sponsored by Assemblywoman Betty Lou DeCroce, urging Federal Funds for NJ Highway Maintenance and Infrastructure Improvements.  PDF Correspondence

7. Letter received December 20, 2013, from Borough of Netcong regarding Resolution 2013-114.  PDF Correspondence

8. Letter received December 29, 2013, from Township of Randolph regarding Resolution 398-13.  PDF Correspondence

9. Email received December 18, 2013, from Washington Township regarding Resolution R-166-13.  PDF Correspondence

10. Letter received December 24, 2013, from Township of Pohatcong regarding Resolution adopted by the Township of Pohatcong urging our Legislature to implement a water tax to fund the loss of land equity for property owners in the Highlands Region.  PDF Correspondence

11.Letter received December 24, 2013, from Township of East Hanover regarding Resolution No. 177-2013.  PDF Correspondence

LEAGUE OF MUNICIPALITIES

12. Email received December 17, 2013, from Jefferson Township regarding Morris County League of Municipalities.  PDF Correspondence

DEP / DOT / LOI / HIGHLANDS / EPA / DEPT. OF AGRICULTURE / ABC / BIDS

13. Email received December 19, 2013, from State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection regarding Proposed Amendments to the FFY2014 Priority System, Intended Use Plan and Project Priority List.  PDF Correspondence

14. Letter received December 19, 2013, from Keller & Kirkpatrick regarding Replacement of County Bridge No. 1401-107, Flanders-Drakestown Road over South Branch of the Raritan River.  PDF Correspondence

15. Letter received December 20, 2013, from Wander Ecological Consultants regarding Application of Letter of Interpretation, line verification (Block 4400, Lot 3, 184 Flanders-Netcong Road).  PDF Correspondence

16. Letter received December 23, 2013, from Law Offices of Courter, Kobert & Cohen regarding Jallad – Single Family Home (Block 7100, Lot 66).  PDF Correspondence

17. Letter received December 24, 2013, from State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection regarding Notice of Agricultural Water Use Application, in the matter of Hackettstown State Fish Hatchery.  PDF Correspondence

18. Email received December 31, 2013, from State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection regarding First Day Hikes Press Release.  PDF Correspondence

19. Letter received January 2, 2014, from State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection regarding Treatment Works Approval (TWA)No. 13-0335, Waterloo Valley Road SS Extension.  PDF Correspondence

20. Letter received January 6, 2014, from State of New Jersey, Department of Transportation regarding Bus Stops along Route 46.  PDF Correspondence

21. Letter received January 7, 2014, from State of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection regarding Permit for NJ American Water Company for the installing of water main (Block 102, Lots 17 and 18).  PDF Correspondence

MORRIS COUNTY

22. Letter received December 17, 2013, from Morris County Engineering Department (Freshwater Wetlands Application Checklist) regarding Replacement of Morris County Bridge No. 1401-107.  PDF Correspondence

23. Email received December 23, 2013, from County of Morris regarding News from County of Morris December 23, 2013.  PDF Correspondence

MUA / MSA

24. Email received December 20, 2013, from Musconetcong Sewerage Authority regarding MSA Minutes. 
PDF Correspondence

UTILITIES

25. Letter received December 17, 2013, from Cablevision regarding For Your Information.  PDF Correspondence

26. Email received December 27, 2013, from First Energy Corporation regarding JCP&L Reliability Enhancement Projects.  PDF Correspondence

27. Letter received December 27, 2013, from Cablevision regarding Programming Change.  PDF Correspondence

ORDINANCES FOR PUBLIC HEARING - None

OPTIONAL PUBLIC PORTION ON ORDINANCES FOR FIRST READING

ORDINANCES FOR FIRST READING – (Second Reading 1/28/14)

Ord. #1-2014  Bond Ordinance Providing for Various Park Improvements in and by the Township of Mount Olive, in the County of Morris, New Jersey, Appropriating $236,000 Therefore and Authorizing the Issuance of $224,200 Bonds or Notes of the Township to Finance Part of the Cost Thereof. PDF Ord.J. Ferrante

Ord. #2-2014  An Ordinance of the Township of Mount Olive, in the County of Morris, State of New Jersey, to Amend Chapter 196, Part 5, Article  XIII, Section 196-74.1, Entitled “Connection Fees to Budd Lake Sanitary Sewer System” [to be incorporated into Chapter 196 of the Mount Olive Township Code]. PDF Ord.C. Labow

Ord. #3-2014  An Ordinance of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Amending Ordinance #31-2013 Which Established Salaries for the Mayor, Council, Department Heads, Supervisory Personnel and Employees of the Township Clerk’s Office. PDF Ord.R. Perkins

Ord. #4-2014  An Ordinance of the Township Council of the Township of  Mount Olive Amending Ordinance #38-2012 Entitled Fees and Rates for Off-Duty Police Officers. PDF ResA. Roman

CONSENT RESOLUTIONS AGENDA:
Resolutions on the Consent Agenda List are considered to be routine and non-controversial by the Township Council and will be approved by one motion (one vote). There will be no separate discussion or debate on each of these resolutions except for the possibility of brief clarifying statements that may be offered. If one or more Council member requests, any individual resolution on the Consent Agenda may be removed from the Consent Agenda List and acted on separately.

CONSENT RESOLUTIONS – D. Amianda

  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing a Temporary Capital Budget for Various Park Improvements. PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing the Sale of Certain Land and Property Which is no Longer Needed for Public Use by the Township (Block 3103 Lot 4, 87 Netcong Road). PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing Change Order #2 to thye Contract for the Municipal Building HVAC Re-Commissioning Previously Awarded to Emcor Services New York/New Jersey. PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing the Sale of a 1980 Mack CF-686FCA Ladder Truck Known as Budd Lake Ladder 58 to the Township of Blairstown, County of Warren, State of New Jersey. PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing Approving a Vendor Service Contract on a “Non-Fair and Open” Basis Pursuant to the “Pay-to-Play” Law (Edmunds & Association). PDF Res
  1. A Resolution to Affirm Civil Rights Mount Olive Township’s Civil Rights Policy with Rspect to all Officials, Appointees, Employees, Prospective Employees, Volunteers, Independent Contractors, and Members of the Public that Come into Contact with Municipal Employees, Officials and Volunteers. PDF Res
  1. A Resolution of the Township of Mount Olive, in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey, Providing Consent to a Project at Block 102, Lot 11, Con-4 Known as 750 Clark Drive in the Township of Mount Olive Which Requires a Treatment Works Approval Application to the State of New Jersey Department of  Environmental Protection. PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive Declaring an Emergency at Mount Olive Public Library for Extensive Water Damage. PDF Res
  1. Resolution of the Township of Mount Olive Authorizing a Person-to-Person Transfer of Alcoholic Beverage License #1427-33-001-005 from Lucky Garden Chinese Restaurant, Inc. to Eastern Asian Bistro and Bar, Inc. PDF Res
  1. A Resolution of the Township Council of the Township of Mount Olive, in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey, Authorizing the Release of Cash and Surety Bonds for the Site Improvements in Connection with Block 7702, Lots 16, 26 & 28 Subject to the Posting of a Two Year Maintenance Bond. PDF Res

PUBLIC PORTION ON CONSENT RESOLUTIONS

COUNCIL COMMENTS ON CONSENT RESOLUTIONS

ROLL CALL

RESOLUTIONS NON-CONSENT

PUBLIC PORTION ON INDIVIDUAL RESOLUTIONS

COUNCIL COMMENTS ON INDIVIDUAL RESOLUTIONS

ROLL CALL

CONSENT MOTIONS – J. Ferrante  

  1. Appointment of Gary La Spisa to the Economic Development Committee for a three year term to expire 12/31/16.
  2. Bill List. PDF Bill List

ROLL CALL

ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS

OLD BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

LEGAL MATTERS

COUNCIL REPORTS

Environment Committee – J. Ferrante
Lake Issues – J. Ferrante
Library Board Liaison – J. Ferrante
Planning Board Report – J. Mania
Senior Citizen Liaison – C. Labow
Open Space Committee Report – A. Roman
Safety Committee Liaison – R. Perkins
Board of Health Report – J. Nicastro
Legislative Committee Report – J. Nicastro
Economic Development Committee Report – C. Labow
Recreation Liaison Report – A. Roman
Board of Education Liaison Report – D. Amianda
MOTV Committee Liaison – R. Perkins
TNR Program – C. Labow

PUBLIC PORTION

COUNCIL COMMENTS

ADJOURNMENT