Meeting Agendas

AUGUST 6, 2018 TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING AGENDA


TOWNSHIP OF BEDMINSTER
AGENDA MEETING
AUGUST 6, 2018 7:00PM

1. Call Meeting to Order

2. Open Public Meetings Act Statement

Adequate notice of this meeting of the Township Committee was sent to
the Courier News, Somerville, Bernardsville News, Whippany and to
all subscribers and posted at the Township Municipal Building on
January 8, 2018

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Approval of Minutes

a. July 16, 2018 – Agenda Meeting at 7:00 pm
b. July 16, 2018 – Executive Session at 7:30 pm

5. Permits & Raffles

a) Social Affair permit for NJ Bar Association. Event held on November 1, 2018 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at Peapack-Gladstone Bank

b) Social Affair permit for Villanova University. Event held on September 27, 2018 from 6:30PM – 9:30PM at Peapack-Gladstone Bank

c) Raffle License application for Hugs for Brady Foundation. Raffle held on October 2, 2018 from 12:00PM – 8:00PM. Off Premise Merchandise

6. Public Comments – (comments limited to 3 minutes)

7. Monthly Report Discussion by subcommittee chair

8. Administrator’s Report

9. Discussion on Introduced Ordinances scheduled for public hearings (opportunity for public questions)

10. Introduction of Ordinances

ORD 2018-010 Affordable Housing Ordinance Final.pdf

11. Public Hearing of Ordinances

a. Ordinance No. 2018-010 AN ORDINANCE TO ADDRESS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE FAIR HOUSING ACT AND THE UNIFORM HOUSING AFFORDABILITY CONTROLS (UHAC) REGARDING COMPLIANCE WITH BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP’S AFFORDABLE HOUSING OBLIGATIONS.

This Ordinance amends the Township’s Land Use Ordinance in compliance with the Township’s Affordable Housing obligations per requirements of the Fair Share Housing Act and Uniform Housing Affordability Controls.

12. Consent Agenda (Consent agenda includes items of a routine nature on which consensus has been previously reached. Committee members may remove any item from the prepared agenda for discussion & possible action later in the meeting)

a. Resolution No. 2018-070 Appointment of additional substitute bus drivers and special aids

b. Resolution No. 2018-071 Cancellation of property taxes per County Board of Taxation Judgement

c. Resolution No. 2018-073 Supporting Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Grant

d. Resolution No. 2018-074 Chapter 159 End of Summer Drive Sober

13. Resolutions

a. Resolution No. 2018-072 Flint Hill Preserve Inc., construction contract for the Lamington River Habitat Enhancement Project

14. Approval of Bill List

15. Discussion Items – Following discussion by Township Committee Members on each item, the Chair will open the meeting for public input

16. New Business

17. Old Business

a. Short-Term Rentals
Following a discussion with concerned residents at the March 5th meeting, the topic of short-term rentals through providers such as Air BnB will be investigated by the Township Committee.

b. Engine Braking
Cm Jacobs reported that he has received noise complaints from local residents regarding engine braking on Rt. 206 near Quick Chek. This issue was investigated in 2006 by the Board of Health. A meeting with NJDOT on June 15th suggested enforcement options.

c. Interchange Improvements – I-287/I-78/Rt. 202/206
NJDOT is currently working on improvements to the I-287/I-78/Rt. 202-206 Interchange. The portion of the project that impacts Exit 22A has been the topic of safety concerns from local residents. A meeting with NJDOT for a status update on the project has been requested.

18. Public Comments (comments limited to 3 minutes)

19. Township Committee Comments

20. Executive Session

     a.  Litigation - Dapkins v. Bedminster Township  
                                    SOM-L-1298-16

21. Adjourn

22. Correspondence

a. Correspondence received from Michael J. Doherty of the NJ State Senate regarding the 2 percent cap and permanently extending the 2 percent cap on Police and Fire Arbitration Contract Awards




AUGUST 16, 2018 BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING AGENDA

BOARD OF HEALTH
AGENDA
August 16, 2018
7:00pm



AUGUST 15, 2018 ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION AGENDA

Bedminster Township Environmental Commission
1 Miller Lane, Town Hall
August 15, 2018

MEETING AGENDA


SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 LAND USE BOARD MEETING AGENDA

BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP

REGULAR LAND USE BOARD MEETING

September 6, 2018 – 7:00 pm

AGENDA

 


AUGUST 20, 2018 TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING AGENDA

TOWNSHIP OF BEDMINSTER
REGULAR MEETING
August 20, 2018 7:00PM



TOWNSHIP OF BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE

SPECIAL MEETING – BUDGET WORK SESSION #4

  FEBRUARY 26, 2018 at 7:00 P.M.

 

1.         Call Meeting to Order

 

2.         Open Public Meetings Act Statement

 

Adequate notice of this special meeting of the Township Committee was sent to

the Bernardsville News, Whippany and to all subscribers and posted at the Township Municipal Building on January 18, 2018

 

3.         Pledge of Allegiance

 

4.         Public Comments (comments limited to 3 minutes)

 

5.         Discussion Items

            a.         Discussion with Auditor – Bud Jones, RMA                   

1) Regeneration of Surplus - Update

2) Recreation Trust Accounts – Potential Uses

3) Open Space Trust Account – Potential Uses

4) Revenues from UCC Fees – Is a Dedication by Rider Needed

            b.         Capital Budget Final Review

                        1) Capital Budget “D”

            c.         Final Budget Review

                        1) Revenues, Use of Surplus, Amount to be Raised through Taxation

                        2) Impact on Taxpayer

                        3) 2018 Tax Rate

 

6.         Executive Session

              

            a.         Litigation – Hamilton Farms v. Bedminster Township

Docket # 002395-2015

Docket # 003302-2016

Docket # 005861-2017

Docket # 013532-2017

 

7.         Return to Open Session

 

8.         Township Committee Comments

 

9.         Adjourn            

 

 

 

 

Future Meeting Schedule:

 

Budget Work Session #5 – Monday, March 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm  (IF NEEDED)

            1.    Final Review & Discussion

 

Additional Budget Work Sessions (if needed) will be scheduled on Saturday mornings

 

2018 Budget Introduction – Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

2018 Budget Adoption – Monday, April 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm