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Gloucester City Council Meeting Agenda for 4-23


1. Call Meeting to Order:

2. Pledge of Allegiance:

3. Roll Call:

4. Open Public Meetings Act Notice: This meeting is being held in accordance with the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act, otherwise known as the “Sunshine Law.” It has been legally noticed in accordance with the law and copies have been given to those requesting the same.

5. Resolutions:

R118 Adopting Emergency Temporary Budget Appropriations

R119 Appointment of Fire Official

R120 For Brownsfield Development Area (BDA) Oversight Assistance to be Awarded to RT Environmental Services, Inc.

R121 To Correct Billing Charges on Utility Records

R122 To Return Over-Payments on Various Tax Records

R123 To Make Adjustments to Tax Records

R124 Authorizing Senior and Tax Deductions

6. Ordinances: First Reading this evening; 2nd reading and public hearing to be held Thursday, May 28, 2009 at 8 PM in the City Hall:

O16 Anti-Graffiti Ordinance

For 2nd reading and public hearing this evening:

O11 Adopting A Redevelopment Plan for Block 256, Lot 1

O12 An Ordinance Of The City Of Gloucester, Camden County, New Jersey, Concerning Joy Street

O13 Providing For The Amendment Of Chapter 66a Of The Gloucester City Code Entitled

Public Facilities User Fees (Chatham Square Apartment Fees)

O14 Providing For The Amendment Of Chapter 55 Of The Gloucester City Code Entitled

Housing Code (Hotel/Motel fees)

O15 Calendar Year 2009, Ordinance to Exceed the Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14

7. Old Business/New Business:

a) Bills paid from March 27 to April 15, 2009 $ 644,771.75

Bills to be approved on April 23, 2009 $ 350,143.59


Total amount being approved $ 994,915.34

8. New Business:

a) Mayor James proffering charges against Paul J. Kain, City Clerk – Insubordination, Failure to Perform Duties, Deliberate Delay or Restriction of Work Effort (additional charge)

9. Open Forum:

The Governing Body has approved the following rules governing the procedures of the Open (General) Public Forum: Any citizen or taxpayer wishing to address the Governing Body may do so after approaching the rail, stating his or her name and address and being recognized by the chair. Said citizen or taxpayer will then be permitted to address the Governing Body for five minutes. After all persons wishing to address the Governing Body have had the opportunity, persons may approach the rail for a second and final five-minute interval during this session

10. Adjournment:

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