BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS – JANUARY 23, 2013
A regular meeting of The Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County ofMorris, State of New Jersey, was held on January 23, 2013, in the FreeholderPublic Meeting Room, Administration & Records Building, Court Street,Morristown, New Jersey. The meeting began at 7:30 p.m.Clerk of the Board Diane M. Ketchum announced that adequate notice ofthis regular meeting held the 23
day of January, 2013 has been providedthrough resolution adopted by this Board at its Regular Meeting held at theAdministration and Records Building on January 4, 2013, 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,John Krickus, Hank Lyon, David Scapicchio, andDirector Thomas Mastrangelo (7)ALSO PRESENT: County Administrator John Bonanni, Assistant CountyAdministrator Mary Jo Buchanan, County CounselDan O’Mullan, Assistant County Counsel Randy Bush andClerk 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
Work session and regular meeting minutes from December 27, 2012 andexecutive session meeting minutes from January 9, 2013 work session. Onmotion by Freeholder Cesaro and seconded by Freeholder Cabana, the meetingminutes were approved. (except Freeholders Scapicchio and Krickus whoabstained concerning the meeting minutes from December 27, 2012.)--
1. The West Morris Mendham High School is asking permission to hang abanner across County Route 510 in Mendham Township from March 3 toMarch 17 to advertise the school’s spring musical.2. The Randolph Education Foundation is asking permission to closeMillbrook Avenue in Randolph Township (from Church Road to SchoolhouseRoad) on Saturday, June 15, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. for a5K run fundraiser.3. The Tri-Town Little League is asking permission to close a portion ofMain Street in Boonton on Saturday, April 6 (rain date Saturday,April 13) at 10:00 a.m. for the annual opening day parade.4. The Knights of Columbus 6504 of East Hanover is asking permission touse the Hanover Road/Mt. Pleasant Avenue intersection for a “coin drop”fundraiser. Dates for solicitation are April 18 - 19 from 4 to 6 p.m.and April 20 - 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.On motion by Freeholder Cabana and seconded by Freeholder Scapicchio,the requests were approved.--
There were no ordinances.
Ms. Valerie Fox, Morristown resident and former homeless woman, spoketo the Board about the importance of homeless advocacy through education.