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June 30, 2017

Posted on June 30, 2017 at 10:27 AM by Thomas Russo, Jr.

We will be closing at 1:30pm on Monday, and closed (already scheduled) on Tuesday for the Independence Day holiday. Enjoy the 4th of July! Happy 241st Birthday USA!

REORGANIZATION MEETING
I will briefly review the items on the Reorganization Meeting agenda for you for Saturday at Noon.

INVOCATION
Rev. Anwar Qarmout will perform the invocation.

DESIGNATION OF TEMPORARY MAYOR
The first order of business is the Council will designate a temporary chairperson to oversee the meeting.

NOMINATION AND SELECTION OF MAYOR
Lorraine will swear-in our new Mayor.

NOMINATION AND SELECTION OF DEPUTY MAYOR
Lorraine will swear-in our new Deputy Mayor.

COMMENTS BY TOWN MANAGER, COUNCIL, DEPUTY MAYOR AND MAYOR
I will introduce Little Miss Newton 2017, Emily Rossi and Little Mr. Newton 2017 co-winners, Ian Dodd and Alexander Michael Avila.

CONSENT AGENDA
If none of you have any items that you wish to pull from the Consent Agenda, the Mayor shall call for one roll call vote for all of the Consent Agenda items.

Resolution #111-2017* will reaffirm the banks designated to be used as depositories of municipal funds.

Resolution #112-2017* will reaffirm the newspapers to be used for the publication of legal advertisements.

Resolution #113-2017* will reaffirm the regular meetings of the Governing Body to be held on the second and fourth Monday of each month (unless otherwise noted) for the remainder of the year.

Resolution #114-2017* will designate Town officials who are authorized to sign checks for the municipality.

Resolution #115-2017* will reaffirm that the CFO and/or Finance Director is the individual authorized to sell Bond Anticipation Notes.

Resolution #116-2017* will appoint the Mayor as a Class I member of the Planning Board.

Resolution #117-2017* is the appointment of the Class III member to the Planning Board. By ordinance this must be a member of the Town Council, traditionally it is the Deputy Mayor.

Resolution #118-2017* will name the Town Manager as the Hearing Officer in all matters of dispute.

Resolution #119-2017* will appoint members to the Ad Hoc Redevelopment Team.

Resolution #120-2017* will appoint Wayne Levante as the Town Council liaison on the Economic Development Advisory Commission.

Resolution #121-2017* will appoint Sandra Lee Diglio as the Council liaison to the Historic Preservation Advisory Commission.

Resolution #122-2017* will designate Theresa Schlosser as Tax Search Officer for the remainder of 2017.

Resolution #123-2017* will approve bills and vouchers for payment.

Resolution #124-2017* will confirm and establish petty cash and change funds.

APPOINTMENT
The Mayor will appoint the Town Manager as a Class II representative to the Planning Board.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

BENEDICTION
The benediction will be performed by Rev. Qarmout.

ADJOURNMENT/RECEPTION

Yours in Service,
Tom