Council Meeting Agenda 11-27-18

COUNCIL MEETING

November 27, 2018
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 at http://Montclair.peg.tv; 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 November 5, 2018. Are there any corrections or additions? MOTION TO ADOPT

PROCLAMATIONS

  • Proclamation for Mikie Sherrill congratulating her on her election
  • Proclamation recognizing Montclair Ambulance Unit President Jonathan Hirsh for 25 years of service to Montclair and the Montclair Ambulance Unit
  • Proclamation of Montclair Music Studio - 40 years in Montclair
  • Proclamation celebrating the 20th anniversary of Sister to Sister and honoring founder Adele Clark Katz
  • Proclamation congratulating Montclair's small businesses on success of Small Business Saturday, 2018

RECEIVE

  • Gray Street residents regarding utility poles
  • Chief of Police Todd M. Conforti regarding accreditation of Montclair Police Department

PENDING ORDINANCES/SECOND READING

  1. Ordinance amending the land use ordinance of the Township of Montclair to provide for the collection of development fees in support of affordable housing as permitted by the New Jersey Fair Housing Act (O-18-043)

    Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance?
    OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-18-043)

  2. Ordinance amending certain parking fees and regulations (O-18-044)

    Is there anyone present who wishes to be heard in relation to the proposed Ordinance?
    OPEN HEARING. CLOSE HEARING. VOTE. (O-18-044)

NEW BUSINESS ORDINANCES

  1. Ordinance approving an amendment to the Hahne’s Redevelopment Plan (O-18-045)
  2. Ordinance amending Montclair Code Chapter 327 establishing Special Parking Zone (O-18-046)

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 authorizing refund of developer’s escrow account balances (R-18-246)

*2. Resolution awarding contract for snow plowing services for the Township of Montclair (R-18-247)

*3. Resolution awarding contract for snow plowing services for the Montclair Parking Utility (R-18-248)

*4. Resolution regarding suspension of meter collection during the 2018 holiday shopping period (R-18-249)

*5. Resolution authorizing the use of competitive contracting for property appraisal services pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:11-4.1(o) (R-18-250)

6. Resolution for emergency expenditure for the storm sewer and sanitary sewer repairs at four locations within the Township (R-18-251)

7. Resolution authorizing appointment to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (R-18-252)

8. Resolution authorizing person-to-person and place-to-place transfer of liquor license (R-18-253)

9. Bill List

TOWNSHIP CLERK