PRINCETON TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE AGENDA

Monday, January 23, 2006, 7:00 p.m.

Princeton Township Municipal Complex

400 Witherspoon Street

 

STATEMENT CONCERNING NOTICE OF MEETING

 

ROLL CALL

 

Minutes

December 19, 28, 2005

January 4, 2006

 

1. CONSENT AGENDA Contains items of a routine nature, which are approved by a single vote.

a.       Bills & Claims

 

b.       Maintenance/Performance Guarantees

- Pave Rite, Inc., Road Resurfacing Project, 2005: Release of performance guaranty contingent upon an acceptable two-year maintenance bond in the amount of 15% of the original contract amount or $262,266.06

 

c.       Music Amplification Request: for a wedding to be held at Mountain Lakes, July 1, 2006, 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

 

d.       Resolution: Permanent Appointments, Patrol Officers Christopher Best and Matthew Solovay

 

e.       Resolution and Agreements, Professional Services:

- TopGallant Consulting, Inc., in order to complete the remaining rehabilitation units which are part of the Princeton Township Affordable Housing Program for a sum not to exceed $4,500.

- Gregory Sandusky, P.E., L.S. in order to review land development applications and the documentation associated therewith for a sum not to exceed $15,000.

 

f.        Resolution and Agreement: D & R Greenway Land Trust, Inc., in order to obtain two independent appraisals of Block 9301, Lot 20 for a sum not to exceed $6,000.

 

g. Resolution Authorizing Mercer County Grant Agreement for $300,000.00 towards theacquisition of a portion of the Tusculum property.

 

2.ORDINANCE INTRODUCTIONS

- BOND ORDINANCE MAKING A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION OF $14,000.00 THEREFOR FOR THE INSTALLATION OF REPLACEMENT LIGHTS ON THE BASKETBALL COURTS WITHIN COMMUNITY PARK SOUTH BY THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON PROVIDING THAT SAID SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION SHALL BE BORNE AS A GENERAL EXPENSE OF THE TOWNSHIP AND PROVIDING FOR THE FINANCING OF SAID APPROPRIATION BY THE AMKING OF A DOWN PAYMENT AND BY THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS AND NOTES OF SAID TOWNSHIP.

 

 

- BOND ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AS A GENERAL IMPROVEMENT BY THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON ROAD RECONSTRUCTION AND REPAIR PROJECTS FOR 2006 TO VARIOUS STREETS WITH IN THE TOWNSHIP APPORPRIATING THE SUM OF $2,325,000.00 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS OR NOTES BY SAID TOWNSHIP.

 

 

 - bond ordinance providing for the acquisition of a portion of property known as tusculum and shown on the princeton township tax maps as block 5201, lot 4.01 including a conservation easement on a portion thereof by the township of princeton, in the county of mercer, new jersey, appropriating the sum of $3,000,000.00 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $2,850,000.00 of bonds or notes of the township in order to finance a part of the costs of thereof.

 

3.Comments from the audience

 

4. REPORTS

1.       Status Report: Pay to Play Regulations

 

5. WORK SESSION

1. PCH Funding Request to study Affordable Housing Administration in the Princetons.

2.       Resolution Opposing Elimination of Cable Television Municipal Consent Requirement

3.       Informal Town Meeting

4.       Sign Ordinance

 

6. CLOSED SESSION

Negotiations