MORRISTOW, NJ - The Town of Morristown will hold the Town Council Meeting through Zoom on Tuesday April 14 due to the COVID-19 health emergency.

Residents can join the meeting either online or over the phone at 7:30pm.

Joining the Meeting online at https://zoom.us/s/136841942 OR Dial 1 (312) 626-6799 Webinar ID: 136 841 942

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The agenda for Tuesday April 14, 2020 is as follows:

A. Call to Order/Statement of Compliance

B. Roll-Call

C. Moment of Silence

D. Pledge of Allegiance

E. Consent Agenda

F. Public Hearing

G. Council Response to Public Hearing Comments

H. Mayor's Proclamations and Presentations

  • 1. Proclamation for Arbor Day - April 24, 2020

I. Report of Mayor and Town Officials

J. Council Liaison Reports

K. Regular Business

1. Ordinances for Introduction

2. Ordinances for Adoption Ordinance

No. O-14-2020 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF MORRISTOWN, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY ACCEPTING DEDICATION OF A RIGHT-OF-WAY, PROPOSED LANEWAY AND RELATED IMPROVEMENTS

Purpose: An ordinance accepting dedication of a right-of-way, proposed laneway and related improvements within the Speedwell Redevelopment project adjacent to Modera 55. Ordinance

No. O-15-2020 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF MORRISTOWN, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY ACCEPTING DEDICATION OF AN EASEMENT FOR ACCESS TO AND MAINTENANCE OF A STORM CULVERT WITHIN PHASE II OF THE SPEEDWELL AVENUE REDEVELOPMENT AREA

Purpose: An ordinance to accept the dedication of an easement for access and maintenance of a storm culvert within Phase II Ordinance

No. O-16-2020 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF MORRISTOWN, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY ACCEPTING DEDICATION OF AN EASEMENT FOR ACCESS TO AND MAINTENANCE OF A STORM CULVERT WITHIN PHASE I OF THE SPEEDWELL AVENUE REDEVELOPMENT AREA

Purpose: An ordinance to accept the dedication of an easement for access and maintenance of a storm culvert within Phase I Ordinance

No. O-17-2020 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF MORRISTOWN, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY ACCEPTING DEDICATION OF AN EASEMENT FOR SIDEWALK ACCESS AND UTILITIES

Purpose: An ordinance accepting dedication of an easement for access and utilities for the Speedwell Redevelopment Project Phase II

3. Resolutions for Adoption Resolution

No. R-72-2020 RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SUBMISSION OF A GRANT APPLICATION TO THE MORRIS COUNTY HISTORIC PRESERVATION TRUST FUND FOR THE MORRISTOWN POST OFFICE ACQUISITION PROJECT

Purpose: Authorizes the submission of a grant application to the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund for the Morristown Post Office Acquisition project. 

Resolution No. R-73-2020 RESOLUTION DESIGNATING SUSTAINABLE MORRISTOWN, INC. TO SERVE AS ACTION TEAM FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE SUSTAINABLE JERSEY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2021

Purpose: Designates Sustainable Morristown, Inc. to serve as Action Team in order to participate in the Sustainable Jersey Certification Program through December 31, 2021

Resolution No. R-74-2020 RESOLUTION REQUESTING APPROVAL OF THE DIRECTOR OF THE DIVISION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SERVICES TO CONVERT A DEDICATED BY RIDER FOR SNOW REMOVAL RESERVE TO A STORM RECOVERY RESERVE FOR USE FOR CORONAVIRUS EXPENSES

Purpose: Resolution to permit Storm Trust to be utilized for Corona virus expenses per State emergency declaration.

Resolution No. R-75-2020 A RESOLUTION REJECTING BIDS RECEIVED FOR TOWN HALL RESTROOM RENOVATIONS

Purpose: The purpose of this resolution is to reject the bids received for the Town Hall Restroom Renovations

Resolution No. R-76-2020 RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ADDITIONAL 2020 TEMPORARY APPROPRIATIONS

Purpose: The 2020 Temporary Budget includes appropriations for the first three months of the calendar year. Adoption of an additional two months of the prior year budget appropriations are necessary in order to continue budget operations.

L. Unfinished (Old) Business

M. New Business

1. Food Resources: Councilman Armington N. Adjournment