OTR-Legals

ORANGE

PUBLIC NOTICE CITY OF ORANGE TOWNSHIP

Notice is hereby given that the following Ordinance was Introduced and passed on First Reading on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 7:00 P.M. The Ordinance will be further considered on Second Reading and Final Passage at the Regular Meeting via Audio-video conferencing on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 7:00 P.M.

45-2020

ORDINANCE OF THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ORANGE TOWNSHIP ADOPTING THE AMENDED CENTRAL ORANGE REDEVELOPMENT PLAN PURSUANT TO N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-7 (GENERALLY LOCATED BY LINCOLN AVENUE, MAIN STREET, SOUTH ESSEX AVENUE, FREEWAY DRIVE EAST, THE BORDER WITH THE CITY OF EAST ORANGE, AND CENTRAL AVENUE/JACKSON STREET) WHEREAS, the Central Orange Redevelopment Plan (the “Redevelopment Plan”) was initially adopted by the Municipal Council of the City of Orange Township (the “City”) on December 16, 2003 and has subsequently been amended from time to time, including in 2009, 2011, 2015 and 2017; and WHEREAS, the Redevelopment Plan relates to an area in need of redevelopment known as the Central Orange Redevelopment Area (the “Redevelopment Area”), comprising approximately 133 acres and consisting of approximately 924 parcels and bounded generally by Lincoln Avenue, Main Street, South Essex Avenue, Freeway Drive East, the border with the City of East Orange, and Central Avenue/Jackson Street; and WHEREAS, by resolution 229-2020 adopted on June 3, 2020, the Municipal Council of the City authorized the City of Orange Township Planning Board (the “Planning Board”) to prepare amendments to the Redevelopment Plan pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-7(f); and WHEREAS, on July 22, 2020, the Planning Board reviewed a proposed amended redevelopment plan for the Redevelopment Area, entitled “Central Orange Redevelopment Plan (CORP)” dated July 22, 2020, prepared by the City’s planner, Nishuane Group, LLC (the “Amended Redevelopment Plan”); and WHEREAS, the Planning Board recommended that the Amended Redevelopment Plan be adopted by the City in order to accomplish the effective redevelopment and rehabilitation of the Redevelopment Area; and WHEREAS, the Planning Board also found that the Amended Redevelopment Plan is consistent with the goals and objectives of the 2018 Land Use Plan Element of the Master Plan; and WHEREAS, on August 26, 2020, the Planning Board [unanimously] voted to memorialize its approval of the Amended Redevelopment Plan and to authorize its transmittal to the Municipal Council for adoption by the City; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Municipal Council of the City of Orange Township that: 1. The “Central Orange Redevelopment Plan (CORP)” dated July 22, 2020, prepared by the City’s planner, Nishuane Group, LLC, is hereby adopted pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-7. All resolutions and ordinances, or parts thereof, inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency. 2. If any section, paragraph, clause or phrase of this Ordinance is for any reason held to be unconstitutional or invalid, such adjudication shall apply only to the section, paragraph, subsection, clause or phrase so adjudicated, and the remainder of the Ordinance shall be deemed valid and effective. 3. This Ordinance shall take effect immediately upon final passage, approval and publication as required by law. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk A complete copy of this ordinance has been posted on the City (ci.orange.nj.us) and Council website (http:// orangetwpnjcc.org). E94179 OTR September 24, 2020 ($39.60)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 367-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing additional funds to pay attorney fees to Jeanette Calderon-Arnold for work performed in Calendar Year 2019 to correspond with an increase to the contract for legal representation of tax appeal matters in an amount not to exceed $1,500.00 making the new contract total $26,500.00 for the Calendar year of 2019. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94183 OTR September 24, 2020 ($7.92)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 368-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing additional funds in an amount of $20,000.00 to pay attorney fees to Scarinci & Hollenbeck, LLP, for work performed in Calendar Year 2019 as special counsel with regard to various legal matters increasing the contract total to an amount not to exceed of $130,000.00 for the Calendar Year of 2019. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94182 OTR September 24, 2020 ($7.92)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 369-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing the award of a non-fair and open contract with Neighborhood Planning and Architectural Design, Inc. (NPAD), 132 South Harrison Street, East Orange, New Jersey 07018 to provide project management professional services to comply with federal and state guidelines for the Highland Avenue Train Station improvements in an amount not to exceed $29,500.00. (Amended) Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94181 OTR September 24, 2020 ($8.28)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 374-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing a one-year (1) contract with Morris Weber & Associates Inc. located at 75 Lane Road, Suite 404, Fairfield, NJ 07004 for the preparation of the City of Orange Township Municipal Council’s quarterly newsletter in an amount not to exceed $7,500. (Sponsored by Councilmembers Coley and Montague III) Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94180 OTR September 24, 2020 ($7.92)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 379-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution amending resolution #336-2020 to modify the contract with Whirl Construction, Inc., 194 Main Street, P.O. Box 110, Port Monmouth, New Jersey 07758 for the project known as the Central Playground Improvements Project in an amount not to exceed $1,268.00. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94186 OTR September 24, 2020 ($7.20)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 380-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing and ratifying the extension of the contract between the City of Orange Township and Sysnet Solution Inc., 746 Route 18, Suite 2B, East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816 for a period of sixty (60) days, commencing August 14, 2020 ending October 14, 2020. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94185 OTR September 24, 2020 ($7.20)

ORANGE

RESOLUTION NO. 382-2020 ADOPTED: September 15, 2020

NOTICE OF CONTRACT AWARD

A resolution authorizing the City of Orange Township to enter into a one-year extension agreement with Suez Water Environmental Services, Inc., to provide continuing operation and maintenance of the. water supply, transmission and distribution system, wastewater collection system, storm water system, and customer service, billing and collection system commencing February 9, 2021 through February 8, 2022 in an amount not to exceed $1,792,750.00. Joyce L. Lanier City Clerk
E94184 OTR September 24, 2020 ($9.00)