MAY 11, 2010 - REGULAR MEETING Acting Council President Summiel called the meeting to order at 7:01 pm and read the

Open Public Meetings Statement: The notice requirements provided for in the “Open Public Meetings Act” have been satisfied. Notice of this meeting was properly given in a notice which was transmitted to the Times of Trenton and the Trentonian, filed with the Clerk of the Township of Ewing and posted in the Ewing Township Municipal Complex, all on the 8th day of January, 2010. ROLL CALL Mr. Cox – Present Mr. Steinmann- Present Ms. Wollert- Present Mr. Summiel – Present President Murphy- 7:40 pm Jack Ball, Mayor Mike Hartsough, Attorney Stephen Elliott, Clerk

STATEMENTS AND COMMENTS FROM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC FOR ITEMS ON THE AGENDA There were no comments at this time. CONSENT AGENDA: The Clerk read the Consent Agenda: (Resolution #10R-78/) 1. Authorization for the Chief Financial Officer to pay Township bills in the amount of $386,222.02. 2. Approval of minutes of the meeting of April 26th, 2010 (Agenda), April 27th, 2010 (Regular) and May 3rd, 2010 (Special Meeting). 3. A Resolution authorizing The New Jersey State Police to hold its annual Chase (5KRun). 4. A Resolution authorizing the conduct of an on-premise merchandise raffle sponsored by the Sunshine Foundation. 5. A Resolution authorizing the conduct of a Bingo night sponsored by Incarnation – St. James School Parent Teacher Association on September 24, 2010. 6. A Resolution authorizing the conduct of a “Casino Night” sponsored by Incarnation – St. James School Parent Teacher Association on October 15, 2010. Mr. Steinmann moved the Resolution, seconded by Mr. Cox.

ROLL CALL

Mr. Cox Mr. Steinmann Ms. Wollert Mr. Summiel

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OLD BUSINESS 1. Riverside Drive Property – Mayor Ball reported that the grass had been cut and that there were no further problems. He did note that the house is in bankruptcy proceedings. NEW BUSINESS
1. The Clerk read (Resolution #10R-79) A RESOLUTION SUPPORTING THE CLICK IT OR TICKET MOBILIZATION OF MAY 24TH – JUNE 6TH, 2010.

Mr. Steinmann moved the Resolution, seconded by Ms. Wollert.

ROLL CALL

Mr. Cox Mr. Steinmann Ms. Wollert Mr. Summiel

YES YES YES YES

COUNCIL REPORTS Mr. Steinmann reported that the only Planning Board item for discussion was the year end report by the Construction Official. Mr. Summiel reported that the TACT committee met and promised to have more public review of the Town-Campus Center. Construction is planned to begin in early 2011. President Murphy commented on the fact that the bills list had not been posted on the website. Mayor Ball indicated that it would be available for future meetings. STATEMENTS AND COMMENTS FROM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC FOR ITEMS NOT ON THE AGENDA Don Apai (2181 Pennington Rd), Charles Green (979 Bear Tavern Rd), Steve Nyktakis (Bayberry Rd) and Mildred Russell all commented on the slowness of the brush and tree limb pickup in the Township. Robert Dorio (4 Birch Run Ct) noted that he felt that many residents did not know the rules for trash pick ups. Patricia Williams (16 Willis Dr) asked about appealing the Judge’s ruling on the Parkway Avenue affordable housing ruling. There being no further business, President Murphy asked for a motion to adjourn. Mr. Steinmann so moved, seconded by Mrs. Wollert. The meeting was adjourned at 7:55 pm.

________________________________ Joseph Murphy, Council President

_______________________________ Stephen W. Elliott, Municipal Clerk

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