Pending Ordinances and Resolutions

 

TOWNSHIP OF KNOWLTON

COUNTY OF WARREN

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

 

RESOLUTION NO. 2017-66

 

2017 Municipal Budget

WHEREAS , the Township of Knowlton is holding a meeting on April 27, 2017, for the purpose of introducing the 2017 Municipal Budget and conducting other matters; and,

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED , by the Township Committee of the Township of Knowlton, Warren County, New Jersey, that the Township of Knowlton hereby petitions the Director of the Division of Local Government Services that the 2017 Local Municipal Budget be introduced and approved on April 27, 2017.

 

2017 KNOWLTON TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUDGET

Surplus anticipated general revenues $ 385,000.00

Total Miscellaneous revenue 626,102.00

Receipts from Delinquent Taxes 319,000.00

Local Property Taxes 1,028,930.49

Total General Revenues $ 2,359,032.49

 

Salaries and Wages $ 595,170.00

Other Expenses 963,850.00

Capital Improvements 55,000.00

Statutory Expenditures 104,697.00

Deferred Charges 191,992.00

Reserve for Delinquent Taxes 448,323.49

Total 2015 Municipal Budget $ 2,359,032.49

2017 Municipal Tax Rate 0.398

 

2017 KNOWLTON TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL WASTEWATER UTILITY BUDGET

Surplus anticipated general revenues $ 23,000.00

Total Rents 222,000.00

Total General Revenues $ 245,000.00

 

Total Operations $ 245,000.00

Total 2017 Municipal Budget $ 245,000.00

 

 

 

Adopted date: May 24, 2017

Motion:

Second:

Vote: Cuntala-- , Farber-- , Shipps-- , Van Horn-- , Starrs--

 

Certification

 

I, Kristin Shipps, Acting Clerk of the Township of Knowlton, County of Warren do hereby certify the foregoing to be a true and accurate copy of a Resolution adopted by the Knowlton Township Committee at a meeting of said Township Committee held on May 24, 2017.

 

Witness my hand and the SEAL of the Township of Knowlton.

 

 

 

SEAL: ________________________________

Kristin Shipps, Acting Municipal Clerk

 

 

 

 

TOWNSHIP OF KNOWLTON

COUNTY OF WARREN

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

 

RESOLUTION NO. 2017-67

 

Disposal of Municipal Asset

 

 

WHEREAS , the Township currently owns an Alamo Minute Man Boom Flair mower which is valued under $6,000; and,

 

WHEREAS , the Township has determined this item is no longer of any value or service to the Township and a private citizen has expressed interest in purchasing said item at a price of $200; and,

 

WHEREAS , per NJ Local Public Contracts Law 40A:11-36, “If the estimated fair value of the property to be sold does not exceed the applicable bid threshold in any one sale or is either livestock or perishable goods, it may be sold at private sale without advertising for bids;”

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, by the Mayor and Committee of the Township of Knowlton, County of Warren, and State of New Jersey that the Township Committee does hereby approve the sale of an Alamo Minute Man Boom Flair mower serial # 01169 in the amount of $200.

 

Date: May 25, 2017

Motion

Seconded

Vote: Cuntala-- , Farber-- , Shipps-- , Van Horn-- , Starrs--

 

 

_______________________________

Kristin Shipps, Acting Municipal Clerk

 

 

 

 

 

TOWNSHIP OF KNOWLTON

COUNTY OF WARREN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY

RESOLUTION 2017-68

GOVERNING BODY CERTIFICATION OF THE ANNUAL AUDIT

WHEREAS, N.J.S.A 40A: 5-4 requires the governing body of every unit to have made an annual audit of its books, accounts and financial transactions: and

WHEREAS, the Annual Report of Audit for the year 2016 has been filed by a Registered Municipal Accountant and with the Municipal Clerk pursuant to N.J.S.A 40A: 5-6and a copy has been received by each member of the governing body; and

WHEREAS, R.S. 52: 27BB-34 authorized the Local Finance Board of the State of New Jersey to prescribe reports pertaining to the local fiscal affairs; and

WHEREAS, the Local Finance Board has promulgated N.J.A.C 5:30-6-5, a regulation requiring that the governing body of each municipality shall, by resolution , certify to the Local Finance Board of the State of New Jersey that all members of the governing body have reviewed, as a minimum, the sections of the annual audit report entitled “ Comments and Recommendations”; and

WHEREAS, the members of the governing body have personally reviewed, as a minimum, the Annual Report of Audit, and specifically the sections of the annual Audit entitled “ Comments and Recommendations” , as evidenced by the group affidavit form of the governing body attached hereto; and

WHEREAS, such resolution of certification shall be adopted by the Governing body no later than forty-five days after the receipt of the annual audit, pursuant to N.J.A.C 5:30-6-5, and

WHEREAS, all members of the governing body have received and have familiarized themselves with, at least, the minimum requirements of the Local Finance Board of the State of New Jersey, as stated aforesaid and have subscribed to the affidavit, as provided by the Local Finance Board; and

WHEREAS, failure to comply with the regulations of the Local Finance Board of the State of New Jersey may subject the member of the local governing body to the penalty provisions of R.S. 52:27BB-52 to wit”

R.S.52:27BB-52: A local office or member of a local governing body who, after a date fixed for compliance, fails or refused to obey an order of the director (Director of Local Government Services), under the provisions of this Article, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and , upon conviction, may be fined not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or imprisoned for not more than one year or both, in additional shall forfeit his office.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Township Committee of the Township of Knowlton, hereby state that it has complied with N.J.A.C 5:30 6-5 and does hereby submit a certified copy of this resolution and required affidavit to said Board to show evidence of said compliance.

I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THIS IS A TRUE COPY OF THE RESOLUTION PASSED AT THE MEETING HELD ON May 25, 2017

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Kristin Shipps, Acting Municipal Clerk

 

 

 

 

 

Knowlton Township Warren County New Jersey