Just a reminder, there will be a ribbon-cutting at Firehouse #2 this Sunday, October 11th,
at 10:30am, followed by the annual Fall
Festival/Classic Car Show on Spring Street from 11am-4pm.
You have each been emailed the webinar ID and password
for our next Town Council meeting on Wednesday,
October 14th at 7pm. The
same has been posted on our website.
from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click this URL to join. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88404756006?pwd=SFRMTW56cEJpaTVUbDFkSnNKd29ldz09
join by phone: Dial:
1 929 205 6099 or 1 301 715 8592 or
1 312 626 6799 or 1 669 900 6833 or
1 253 215 8782 or 1 346 248 7799
ID: 884 0475 6006 Passcode: 530836
Clerk’s office has prepared for your consideration and approval the minutes
August 10, 2020 Special, Regular, and Executive meetings;
September 16, 2020 Special and Regular meetings;
September 28, 2020 Regular meetings
This is for those that wish to address the Town
Council but do not plan on staying for the whole meeting. There is a note to the public on the agenda
to please keep their comments to a maximum of 3 minutes and limited to one turn at the microphone. This allows ample time for all whom wish to
speak and keeps the meeting moving forward.
The public can speak on any matter. Council may choose to comment after
the entire public portion has concluded.
& MANAGER REPORTS
Each Councilmember can give an update on
various items or Board/Commission actions that have taken place recently.
Resolution #219-2020* will approve the expansion of premise
for the liquor license for Newton Sports Bar & Grill located at 173 Spring
Resolution #220-2020* will authorize a tax refund for taxes
already paid and grant 100% disabled veteran status going forward for Block
5.01, Lot 27.
Resolution #221-2020* will authorize a refund of lien redemption monies to
an outside lien holder for Block 8.08, Lot 24 (144 Spring Street).
Resolution #222-2020* will establish standard protocols for remote meetings
during a Governor-Declared Emergency.
These were just issued by the State of NJ.
Resolution #223-2020* will reappoint Kent Hardmeyer to the
Advisory Shade Tree Commission.
Resolution #224-2020* will reappoint Maria Fiedorczyk to the
Newton Housing Authority.
Resolution #225-2020* will support the submission of an
application to the NJ DOT Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program for the
Sparta Avenue Streetscape project.
Resolution #226-2020* will authorize an agreement with NW
Financial Group to perform a financial impact analysis relative to the
redevelopment of the G&H property.
Resolution #227-2020* will authorize payment of bills and
THE PUBLIC (3 mins each)
& MANAGER COMMENTS
Morris Lake is 16 inches below the top of the spillway as of October
Special thanks to our friends at SCCC for their generous voluntary community services contribution
of $28,000 which was received this week.
We are still working on the renewal of the Atlantic Health agreement.
building hours are still in operation
without any significant delays or issues to report.
meetings will remain in effect for
October and November. December is TBD.
Be safe and well.
Yours in Service,