BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS – JULY 11, 2012
A regular meeting of The Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County ofMorris, State of New Jersey, was held on July 11, 2012, in the FreeholderPublic Meeting Room, Administration & Records Building, Morristown, NewJersey. The meeting began at 7:30 p.m.Clerk of the Board Diane M. Ketchum announced that adequate notice ofthis regular meeting held the 11th day of July, 2012 has been providedthrough resolution adopted by this Board at its Regular Meeting held at theAdministration and Records Building on January 6, 2012, to the Star Ledger,the Daily Record, and the Record through posting on the County website and byfiling a copy of same with the Morris County Clerk and the Clerk of thisBoard.
PRESENT: Freeholders Douglas Cabana, John Cesaro, Ann Grossi, HankLyon, Thomas Mastrangelo, John Murphy and DirectorWilliam Chegwidden (7)ALSO PRESENT: County Counsel Dan O’Mullan, Assistant County Counsel Randy Bush,Administrator John Bonanni, Assistant County AdministratorMary Jo Buchanan and Clerk of the Board Diane M. Ketchum
PRAYER AND FLAG SALUTE
County Counsel Dan O’Mullan opened the meeting with a prayer and asalute to the flag.
MINUTES FOR APPROVAL
There were none.--
Confirming/ratifying the action of the Director to approve a request fromthe Lakeland Junior Track & Field League to close a portion of SussexTurnpike (Route 10 to Canfield Ave.) on Sunday, July 8 from 7:45 a.m. to11:00 a.m. for the annual triathion (bicycle race segment).2. Saint John’s Episcopal Church and the Jam-e-Masjid Islamic Center arerequesting permission to close a portion of Washington Street in theTown of Boonton on Sunday, October 7 from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. fora 5K run fundraiser to raise awareness of domestic violence.3. The Township of Mendham is asking permission to hang a banner acrossCounty Route 510 from July 16 through August 16 to promote theTownship’s weekly Farmers Market.On motion by Freeholder Murphy and seconded by Freeholder Grossi,the requests were approved.--
Director Chegwidden stated: “We will now consider for finaladoption the ordinance entitled ‘BOND ORDINANCE AMENDING BOND ORDINANCENUMBER 955201 FINALLY ADOPTED FOR APRIL 26, 2010, BY THE COUNTY OF MORRIS,NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A CAHNGE AUTHORIZED BY SUCHORDINANCE.’”Clerk Ketchum read the following ordinance:BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY OFMORRIS, NEW JERSEY (not less than two-thirds of all the members thereofaffirmatively concurring), AS FOLLOWS:Section 1. Bond Ordinance number 955201 of the County of Morris, NewJersey (the “County”), finally adopted April 26, 2010 entitled “BONDORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF MORRIS, NEW JERSEY, APPROPRIATING $376,000 AND