WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - It was a quick meeting of the Borough of Wood-Ridge Council on Wednesday, with only routine business and one ordinance on second and final reading on the agenda.

The Council unanimously passed Ordinance 2019-11, which amends Chapter 288 entitled Flood Damage Prevention of the Borough Code.  The ordinance brought Wood-Ridge into line with new regulations mandated by the Federal Environmental Protection Agency concerning development in designated flood areas. 

“Since we only have a small area on the other side of 17 which is a flood area, and it is already developed, it really has very little impact, “ said Wood-Ridge Mayor Paul Sarlo.

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The following resolutions were passed  as part of the consent agenda.

114-2019 Authorizing payment of bills for August 2019

115-2019 Authorizing Mayor to execute contract with Cliffhanger Productions for event production and management services for the Wood-Ridge Food-Truck Festival on October 6, 2019.

116-2019 Renewal of Membership in the South Bergen Joint Municipal Joint Insurance Fund

117-2019 Approving Change Order Number 3 for the DPW Garage Project.

Applications:

  1. Block party on Windsor Road between Valley Boulevard and 7th Street from 12:00 pm and 9:00 pm on September 2nd.

  2. Handicapped parking space at 384 Windsor Road

  3. Tricky tray for Greater Bergen Community Action in Hackensack for event October 10 at the Fiesta.

  4. Granted Solicitor License for Anthony Nieto of Vivent Solar

  5. Granted application for tricky tray and on-premise 50/50 for Benjamin’s Hope for the Future for an event at the Fiesta on November 14, 2019

Appointments

  1. Appointment of Emily Gaige as a member of Wood-Ridge Emergency Squad

  2. Appointmen of Jessica Geigges as a Junior Member of the Wood-Ridge Emergency Squad

Hirings

  1. Hiring of Dylan Columbo as Summer Seasonal Laborer effective August 5

  2. Hiring of Maryann Stendardo from Relief Crossing Guard to Full-Time Crossing Guard.

The next scheduled meeting of the Mayor and Council is September 18 at 7 pm.

 

 

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