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Minutes of Commissioners Meeting   -   May 20, 2015

Note:  Complete Meeting Appears on CD #11-15 on File in the Borough Clerk's Office. May 20, 2015
Wildwood Crest, NJ

Prior to the opening of the meeting, Mr. Groon led those present in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

 

The meeting of the Board of Commissioners, Borough of Wildwood Crest, Cape May County, New Jersey, was held in the Municipal Court Room at 7:00 p.m.  On roll call the following answered to their names:

 

Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

Mr. Groon read the following statement:  In compliance with the Open Public Meeting Act, Chapter 231, P.L. 1975, the notice requirements have been satisfied as to the time, place and date of holding said meeting by posting notice on the bulletin board in the Borough Hall and by mailing and same to the Gazette-Leader, Herald of Cape May County and The Press on November 12, 2014.

 

Mr. Groon next announced the one-way in and the one-way out method of ingress and egress in case of emergency.

 

Mr. Cabrera motioned, seconded by Mrs. Gould, that Ordinance No. 1216 be placed on second reading and final passage by title only.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READ THE FOLLOWING ORDINANCE BY TITLE ONLY:

ORDINANCE NO. 1216

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING CHAPTER 46, OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES, ARTICLE V, BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR EMPLOYEES AND VOLUNTEERS, ADDING NEW SECTION 46-34, OPPORTUNITY TO COMPETE, AND AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 1001 ADOPTED FEBRUARY 22, 2006, AND ORDINANCE NO. 1201 ADOPTED DECEMBER 23, 2014

 

Mr. Cabrera motioned, seconded by Mrs. Gould, that a public hearing now be held on Ordinance No. 1216.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

There being no public comments, Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the public hearing on Ordinance No. 1216 be closed.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that Ordinance No. 1216 be passed on second and final reading and advertised according to law.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READ THE FOLLOWING ORDINANCE BY TITLE ONLY:

ORDINANCE NO. 1218

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 59-3 OF THE CODE OF THE

BOROUGH OF WILDWOOD CREST, KNOWN AS THE “SALARY

ORDINANCE,” FIXING AND DETERMINING SALARIES AND

COMPENSATIONS OF THE BOROUGH OF WILDWOOD CREST, IN

THE COUNTY OF CAPE MAY, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE

RAISING OF THE AMOUNTS THEREOF BY TAXATION AND FOR

THE TIME AND METHOD OF PAYMENT

 

Mr. Cabrera motioned, seconded by Mrs. Gould, that Ordinance No. 1218 be passed on first reading, advertised according to law, be brought up for second and final reading and public hearing on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 418-15

 

WHEREAS, Janelle M. Holzmer, designated Public Agency Compliance Officer (P.A.C.O.) for the Borough of Wildwood Crest, retired from her position as Borough Clerk for the Borough of Wildwood Crest effective April 30, 2015; and

 

WHEREAS, the State of New Jersey, Department of the Treasury, Division of Purchase and Property, requires that each municipality designate a Public Agency Compliance Officer (PA.C.O.); and

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the governing body to designate a Public Agency Compliance Officer (P.A.C.O.) to replace Janelle M. Holzmer;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May, State of New Jersey, that Alicia A. Belansen, Chief Financial Officer, be and she is hereby designated as Public Agency Compliance Officer (P.A.C.O.) for the Borough of Wildwood Crest, New Jersey.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 419-15

WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest awarded a contract, via Resolution No. 389-15, adopted April 1, 2015, to Joseph Gallagher, to provide services for 2015 Tax Appeals, for the not to exceed sum of $4,000.00; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest to increase the amount of the contract to a sum not to exceed $5,500.00 for the purpose of completion of the “in scope” work authorized by Resolution No. 389-15;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May, State of New Jersey, as follows:

 

                1.             That the allegations of the preamble hereto are incorporated herein as if fully set forth.

 

                2.             That the terms and conditions of the contract between the Borough of Wildwood Crest and Joseph Gallagher, authorized by Resolution No. 389-15 adopted April 1, 2015, shall remain in full force and effect, with the sole exception that the amount of the contract shall be increased to a sum not to exceed $5,500, all of which is contingent upon certification below from the Chief Financial Officer as to the availability of funds.

 

                3.             That a copy of the specific items appertaining to the award of this contract shall be published in a Notice of Award in The Herald of Cape May County as required by law within ten (10) days of passage of the Resolution authorizing same.

 

Alicia A. Belansen, CFO

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 420-15

WHEREAS, bids have been received in response to advertisement of NOTICE TO BIDDERS dated May 12, 2015, and published in The Herald of Cape May County issue of April 22, 2015, for the following item:

 

2015 Broyhill Load & Pack or Equivalent; and

 

WHEREAS, the Solicitor has reviewed the bids submitted and thereby provided a legal opinion recommending that the contract be awarded to the “lowest responsible bidder,” Broyhill, Inc., One North Market Square, Box 475, Dakota City, NE, 68731-0475, for the total lump sum bid of $157,420.00 for the item described above; that said award is further conditioned upon technical review by the Public Works Superintendent, as to compliance with the bid specifications, along with the certification of availability of funds below by the Chief Financial Officer; and

 

WHEREAS, the legal opinion provided does specifically recommend that the contract be awarded to the above “lowest responsible bidder,” and is finally conditioned upon compliance with the Notice to Bidders, Specifications, Bid Proposal Form and all other related bid/contract documents appertaining to this award which are made a part hereof by reference as if fully set forth; and

 

WHEREAS, the Public Works Superintendent has reviewed the total and complete bids submitted in conjunction with the specifications and all other requirements appertaining thereto and has certified that the compliance has been met and that a contract be awarded to Broyhill, Inc., One North Market Square, Box 475, Dakota City, NE, 68731-0475, for the total lump sum bid of $157,420.00.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, in the County of Cape May and State of New Jersey, as follows:

 

                1.  That the allegations of the preamble hereto are incorporated hereby in reference as if fully set forth.

                2.  That a contract be awarded to the successful bidder, Broyhill, Inc., One North Market Square, Box 475, Dakota City, NE, 68731-0475, for the total lump sum bid of $157,420.00; all of which is subject to certification below by the Chief Financial Officer as to the availability of funds.

                3.  That the Commissioner of Revenue & Finance and Borough Clerk be and they are hereby authorized and directed to execute and attest said contract on behalf of the Borough provided necessary funds are available.

 

Alicia A. Belansen, CFO

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 421-15

WHEREAS, the Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol is in need of a four-wheel drive utility vehicle for use on the beach; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the governing body to rent/lease said utility vehicle;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May and State of New Jersey, as follows:

 

                1.             That the preamble hereto is repeated as if set forth in full.

 

                2.             That the Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol be authorized to rent/lease from Sunbelt Rentals, 223 Paulsboro Road, Swedesboro, NJ 08085, one (1) four-wheel drive, four seat  gasoline utility vehicle for the period July 1, 2015 through September 7, 2015, for the total rental amount of $1,986.30.

 

                3.             That the Mayor and Borough Clerk be and they are hereby authorized and instructed to execute any and all documents necessary to effectuate said rental/lease agreement.

 

Alicia A. Belansen, CFO

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 422-15

A Resolution Amending Resolution No. 646-01 Adopted March 28, 2001 Which Adopted the Provisions of N.J.S.A. 52:14-17.38

Under Which a Public Employer May Agree to Pay for

the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP) Coverage of

Certain Retirees

 

WHEREAS, the Borough of Wildwood Crest adopted Resolution No. 646-01 on March 28, 2001, which Resolution adopted the provisions of N.J.S.A. 52:114-17.38; and

 

WHEREAS, Resolution No. 646-01 was amended by Resolution No. 274-14 adopted November 5, 2014; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the Board of Commissioners to amend said Resolutions;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, in the County of Cape May and State of New Jersey, that the Borough of Wildwood Crest hereby elects to adopt the provisions of N.J.S.A. 52:14-17.38 and adhere to the rules and regulations promulgated by the State Health Benefits Commission to implement the provisions of that law.  This resolution affects employees as shown on the attached Chapter 48 Resolution Addendum. It is effective on the first day of May, 2015.

 

We are aware that adoption of this resolution does not free us of the obligation to pay for post-retirement medical benefits of retirees or employees who qualified for those payments under any Chapter 88 or Chapter 48 resolution adopted previously by this governing body.

 

We agree that this resolution will remain in effect until properly amended or revoked with the State Health Benefits Program. We recognize that, while we remain in the State Health Benefits Program, we are responsible for providing the payment for post-retirement medical coverage as listed in the attached Chapter 48 Resolution Addendum for all employees who qualify for this coverage while this resolution is in force.

 

We understand that we are required to provide the Division of Pensions and Benefits complete copies of all contracts, ordinances, and resolutions that detail post-retirement medical payment obligations we undertake. We also recognize that we may be required to provide the Division with information needed to carry out the terms of this resolution.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 423-15

Authorizing an Award of Contract for the Provision of Electric Generation

Supply Service For The South Jersey Power Cooperative

 

WHEREAS, the South Jersey Power Cooperative (SJPC) is a purchasing cooperative that consists of various counties and their participating co-op members, and includes numerous municipalities, K-12 school districts, vocational-technical schools, utilities authorities and other municipal agencies.  The Borough of Wildwood Crest is a Participating Member of the SJPC through our respective county pricing cooperative; and

 

WHEREAS, the County of Camden is the current and acting lead purchasing agency for the SJPC; on behalf of the SJPC, Camden County publicly advertised bids for the purpose of procuring Electric Generation Supply Service (Bid #A20-15); and

 

WHEREAS, the County of Camden received and opened bids on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 11:30 a.m., Prevailing Time, for Electric Generation Supply Service for the SJPC; and

 

WHEREAS, Constellation/New Energy was the lower responsible bidder for the Secondary-service electric accounts located within the Atlantic City Electric Company (ACE) service territory.  This low bid rate is $0.07367 per kilowatt-hour (kWh); The Borough of Wildwood Crest hereby acknowledges and accepts this bid rate for the service period of 24-months, commencing in June 2015; and

 

WHEREAS, on behalf of the Participating Members of the SJPC, the County of Camden has executed a master agreement with Constellation/New Energy and a master agreement with South Jersey Energy for the needs of the Participating Members of the SJPC as described above commencing on the above specified dates; and

 

WHEREAS, each currently Participating Member of the SJPC, including the Borough of Wildwood Crest shall encumber funds in accordance with applicable law and hereby acknowledge the terms and conditions of the aforementioned bid and master contract to which it will be bound for the duration of the agreement as noted herein.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 424-15

WHEREAS, the PTC CREST MEMORIAL SCHOOL made application on May 7, 2015 for a Raffles License under Application No. RA-105; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest to issue a Certificate of Approval under Application No. RA-105 to PTC CREST MEMORIAL SCHOOL for holding of said Raffle;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, in the County of Cape May, State of New Jersey, as follows:

 

          1.  That the Board issue to the PTC CREST MEMORIAL SCHOOL a Certificate of Findings and Determination to be signed by the proper officer of said Board of Commissioners under Application No. RA-105 made by said PTC CREST MEMORIAL SCHOOL; and

 

          2. That the Municipal Clerk of the Borough of Wildwood Crest be, and she is hereby authorized, empowered and directed to cause the proper Raffle License to be issued to the PTC CREST MEMORIAL SCHOOL in accordance with the application made therefor.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 425-15

RESOLUTION SUPPORTING STEPS BY NEW JERSEY OFFICIALS TO PROTECT AND SUPPORT FEDERAL MILITARY BASES LOCATED IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY

                WHEREAS, Joint Base McGuire- Dix-Lakehurst, Picatinny Arsenal, Naval Weapons Station Earle, the 177th Air National Guard Wing in Atlantic City, and the Cape May Coast Guard Training Center are major Military Assets in New Jersey; and

                WHEREAS, the Rutgers Economic Advisor Service, E/ECON recently conducted a study measuring and modeling the economic contributions to the state’s economy of our Federal Military installations; and

                WHEREAS, the Rutgers Economic Advisor Service determined that, in net, the Federal Government spent nearly $4.8 billion within the state, generating over 45,600 jobs which pay $2.6 billion in salaries and add $3.8 billion of wealth to New Jersey residents; and

                WHEREAS, the aforesaid $4.8 billion in Federal Spending in New Jersey generates $9.6 billion in net business revenues here; and

                WHEREAS, of this total, $4.5 billion is new wealth and was added in the form of gross domestic product by the State; and

                WHEREAS, of this Gross Domestic Product total, over $4.0 billion is in the form of labor income that supports an estimated 73,234 jobs; and

                WHEREAS, all New Jersey Military installations make significant individual and collective contributions to the capabilities of our Armed Forces and our National Security; and

                WHEREAS, maintaining and expanding this military core is nearly as critical for New Jersey’s continued economic welfare as it is to its homeland security missions; and

                WHEREAS, in the era of federal fiscal austerity, policymakers in our Nation’s Capital will be asked to consider proposals to reduce defense spending and the size of our uniformed services.

                NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May strongly urges the Governor and the New Jersey State Legislature to take immediate steps to protect these valuable military assets, in recognition of their vital importance to our Nation’s and our State’s security.

                BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest be and hereby joins with other New Jersey counties and municipalities in calling on elected officials serving New Jersey at all levels of government to work in concert to promote the preservation, growth and development of our New Jersey military facilities.

                 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to Governor Chris Christie, Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno, New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney, New Jersey Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, Congressman Frank LoBiondo, Senator Cory Booker, Senator Robert Menendez, Senator Jeff Van Drew, Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak, Assemblyman Samuel Fiocchi, all Cape May County municipalities, the New Jersey Association of Counties, the New Jersey League of Municipalities and the Attorney General of the State of New Jersey.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 426-15

WHEREAS, on April 27, 2015 , MIDDLE TWP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL #2 , 101 W. Pacific Ave , Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 , applied for a Special Events Permit for the purpose of a STUDENT FUN DAY   to be held on JUNE 5, 2015, (rain date June 8, 2015) ,  from 9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM, on the RAMBLER RD BEACH ; and

                                                                                                                                                         

WHEREAS,  MIDDLE TWP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL #2, 101 W. Pacific Ave, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210, has supplied all documentation required under Ordinance No. 936, including the requisite Certificate of Insurance, and has further pledged to comply with all applicable rules and regulations pertaining to the conduct of said Special Event; and

 

WHEREAS, the application has been reviewed by the Board of Commissioners, upon verification by appropriate members of staff as to completeness of the application, scheduling compatibility, etc.;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May, New Jersey that the Deputy Municipal Clerk be and she is hereby authorized and directed to issue a Special Events Permit to  MIDDLE TWP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL #2 , 101 W. Pacific Ave, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 for the purpose of a STUDENT FUN DAY to be held on JUNE 5, 2015, (rain date June 8, 2015) , from 9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM, on the RAMBLER RD BEACH.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

THE DEPUTY CLERK READS THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BY TITLE:

RESOLUTION NO. 427-15

WHEREAS, on April 30, 2015 , JERSEY CAPE WEDDINGS & EVENTS , 114 E Stanton Rd , Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260 , applied for a Special Events Permit for the purpose of the ORTH WEDDING   to be held on MAY 30, 2015 ,  from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM, on the PALM RD BEACH ; and

                                                                                                                                                         

WHEREAS,  JERSEY CAPE WEDDINGS & EVENTS, 114 E Stanton Rd, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260, has supplied all documentation required under Ordinance No. 936, including the requisite Certificate of Insurance, and has further pledged to comply with all applicable rules and regulations pertaining to the conduct of said Special Event; and

 

WHEREAS, the application has been reviewed by the Board of Commissioners, upon verification by appropriate members of staff as to completeness of the application, scheduling compatibility, etc.;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Wildwood Crest, County of Cape May, New Jersey that the Borough Clerk be and she is hereby authorized and directed to issue a Special Events Permit to  JERSEY CAPE WEDDINGS & EVENTS , 114 E Stanton Rd, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260 for the purpose of the ORTH WEDDING to be held on MAY 30, 2015, from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM, on the PALM RD BEACH.

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the foregoing Resolution be adopted.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that all bills properly authorized, as submitted, be paid.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that all reports received from the Court Administrator, CFO, Tax Collector and the Wildwood Crest Police Department for the month ending April 30, 2015 be accepted as presented.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

Mrs. Gould motioned, seconded by Mr. Cabrera, that the minutes of Commission Meetings held April 29, 2015, and Special Meeting held April 22, 2015, as well as the minutes of Closed Session held April 22, 2015 be approved as presented.

Vote:          Gould – Cabrera – Groon – Yes

 

The Mayor then opened the floor for public commentary. 

 

Louise Wilson, 111 W. Denver Avenue, voiced concern over the kayak launch on Sunset Lake.  They would like access to a safe launch.  Commissioner Cabrera indicated that the New Jersey Avenue project is still underway and Mayor Groon indicated that FEMA has now agreed to pay for the repairs and the Borough is still waiting to hear from DEP on how that will take place.

 

Frank Pison, 116 W. Toledo Avenue, was also concerned over the kayak issue and the change in Bayview Drive. Mayor Groon then indicated that a long term solution needs to be discussed with the DEP.

 

Jackie Blanda, 103 W. Newark Avenue, commented on the beautiful job on New Jersey Avenue.  Mrs. Blanda also indicated that she was very concerned with the yard/ soccer field and the dirt coming into her home.  She also informed the commissioners that there is metal debris, sewer pipes, etc. and children seem to be playing there.  She asked if the pile of dirt could be covered at the end of the day.  The commissioners agreed to look into the problem and the Engineer confirmed that a tarp can be placed over the dirt.

 

Ed Chadrow, 111 E. Nashville Avenue, wanted to know if there was an Erosion Control Plan.  The Engineer confirmed that watering the roads can be at this time; however, that was not an option in the Winter as it would have frozen over the roads.  The Mayor asked that anyone that had additional concerns over this issue should email the Clerk’s office to put it on record.

 

Joanna Chadrow, 111 E. Nashville Avenue, voiced concern over the lack of coverings on the work trucks.  She indicated that many of the trucks that the contractors use are not covered.  Again, Commissioner Cabrera asked that anyone with concerns to please send email to Clerk’s office.

 

Jackie Blanda, 103 W. Newark Avenue, wanted to know the scheduled closing date of the project.  Commissioner Cabrera indicated in June sometime.

 

Kay Sparkman, 7705 New Jersey Avenue, also wanted the Commissioners to know this was affecting her livelihood and handed Commissioner Cabrera documents to be reviewed at a later time and to be shared with the Board.

 

Pearl Alazio, 119  W. Newark Avenue, was concerned over the Public Works Recycling Center.  She indicated there is constant banging from the wind and perhaps an extra latch could be put on.  She also indicated the dirt is unbearable.

 

Kay Sparkman, 7705 New Jersey Avenue, asked when the project is scheduled for completion.  Again, Commissioner Cabrera indicated June.

 

Judy Nichols, 109 W. Newark Avenue, wanted to know what would happen to the soccer field after the project was finished.  Commissioner Cabrera indicated it would return to grass with some space for employee parking.

 

Jackie Blanda, 103 W. Newark Avenue, wanted to know if trees would be placed along the fence.  Commissioner Cabrera indicated it would be addressed in the future.

 

Judy Nichols, 109 W. Newark Avenue, wanted to know if the park would still be visible so they can see the children and Commissioner Cabrera indicated it would.

 

Frank Pison, 116 W. Toledo Avenue, asked if the Recycling Center would revert to the way it was previously and Commissioner Cabrera indicated that would be a liability issue.

 

Ed Chadrow, 111 E. Nashville Avenue, revisited the kayak issue.  He indicated that with FEMA, there is a better way to make a safe ramp with regard to health, safety and welfare.

 

Commissioner Cabrera reminded all there is a meeting regarding branding on May 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm and all are invited. 

 

Art Swann, 7705 New Jersey Avenue, wanted to know the purpose of the Special Meeting. Commissioner Cabrera responded in kind.

 

Louise Wilson, 119 W. Denver Avenue, voiced: “Wildwood Crest is the Best.”

 

For the record, there was not a Closed Session.

 

Mr. Cabrera motioned, seconded by Mrs. Gould that the meeting be adjourned.  All were in favor.  The time was 7:50 pm.

 

Vote:          Gould – Groon –    Yes

 

Dated: June 24, 2015

Patricia A. Feketics, Deputy Borough Clerk  

         

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