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Meeting Name: Municipal Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 3/7/2017 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chamber
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17-0273 36PSFa(s)Rent Control Amendment - maximum rent increaseOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE FURTHER AMENDING TITLE 19, CHAPTER 2, RENT CONTROL REGULATIONS, RENT CONTROL BOARD, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY INCORPORATING A NEW PROCEDURE FOR CALCULATING THE MAXIMUM RENT INCREASE AND REMOVING ALL APPEALS TO THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL IN FAVOR OF APPEALS TO THE SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY. Deferred 6PSF-d 030117closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Video Video
16-1883 16PSFb(s)Ordinance: Build Newark, LLPOrdinanceORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR, AND/OR HIS DESIGNEE, THE DEPUTY MAYOR/DIRECTOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND HOUSING DEVELOPMENT TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT TO EXCHANGE LAND WITH BUILD NEWARK, LLP FOR THE EVEN EXCHANGE OF CERTAIN CITY-OWNED PROPERTIES LOCATED IN THE SOUTH WARD. Deferred 6PSF-e 030117closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Video Video
17-0183 17R2-a(s)AC & J Restoration Group, Corp.ResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Rehabilitate properties as rental or for-sale housing. Entity Name: AC and J Restoration Group, Corporation Entity Address: 836 S 19th Street, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Sale Amount: $55,847.20 Cost Basis: (X) $4.00 PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $520,400.00 Appraised Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: To commence within (3) three months and be completed within (12) twelve months from the transfer of ownership by the City Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ (X) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 37 Shanley Avenue/Block 2652/Lot 14/South Ward 796 S 14th Street/Block 2648/Lot 41/South Ward 786 S 17th Street/Block 2636/Lot 36/South Ward 770 S 17th StrAdoptedPass Video Video
17-0065 17R2-b(s)Shanley Ave Group LLCResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Rehabilitate properties as rental or for-sale housing (with or without additional retail use) Entity Name: Shanley Ave Group, LLC. Entity Address: 79-81 Shanley Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Sale Amount: $60,027.52 Cost Basis: (X) $4.00 PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $390,400.00 Appraised Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: To be commenced within three (3) months and be completed within twelve (12) months from the transfer of ownership by the City Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ (X) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 735 S 15th Street/Block 2635/Lot 9/South Ward 293-299 Madison Avenue/Block 2648/Lot 23/South Ward 8511/2 S 16th Street/Block AdoptedPass Video Video
16-1215 17R2-c(s)Resolution: Essex Property Management Group LLCResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Grant Agreement Purpose: To grant financial assistance for a project consisting of seventeen (17) residential units located within the South Ward Redevelopment Plan and identified on the Official Tax Map of the City as Block 3004, Lot 30. Entity Name: Essex Property Management Group, LLC. Entity Address: 59 East Runyon Street, Newark, New Jersey 07114 Grant Amount: $150,000.00 Funding Source: Redevelopment Community Trust Account Total Project Cost: $1,334,140.00 City Contribution: $150,000.00 Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: The term of this Agreement shall be for a period of two (2) years from the execution of the Grant Agreement. Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 611-613 Clinton Avenue/BAdoptedPass Video Video
17-0247 17R4-a(s)2017 In Rem ForeclosureResolutionDept/ Agency: Finance Action: ( 2017 In Rem Foreclosure ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Foreclosure of 877 properties List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) PLEASE SEE ATTACHED EXHIBIT A Additional Information: Deferred 7R4-b (as) 030117AdoptedPass Video Video
17-0321 17R8-a(s)Resolution: Hold Harmless and Indemniification - Community Meeting - IBID (AA)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Hold Harmless and Indemnification Agreement Purpose: Community Meeting regarding the Ironbound Business Improvement District (IBID) Entity Name: Newark Public Schools Entity Address: 2 Cedar Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Event Location: Oliver Street School, 86 Oliver Street, Newark, New Jersey 07105 (Auditorium and Restrooms) Event Date(s): Monday, March 13, 2017 Event Time: 5:00 P.M. until 10:00 P.M. Additional Information: Sponsor: Council Member, Augusto AmadorAdoptedPass Video Video
17-0352 17R8-b(s)Resolution: Amended Hold Harmless and Indemnification Agreement - Community Meeting (3/16/17) (JM)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X ) Amending Type of Service: Hold Harmless and Indemnification Agreement Purpose: Amending Resolution 7R8-d(as), adopted on February 15, 2017 for the Hold Harmless and Indemnification Agreement for a Community Meeting by changing the date from Wednesday, February 15, 2017 (6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.) to Thursday, March 16, 2017 (6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.) Entity Name: Newark Public Schools Entity Address: 2 Cedar Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Event Location: Dr. William H. Horton Elementary School, 291 North 7th Street, Newark, New Jersey 07107, (Cafeteria or Auditorium and Restrooms) Event Date(s): Thursday, March 16, 2017 (Alternate Date: Monday, March 20, 2017) Event Time: 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Additional Information: Sponsor: Council Member, Joseph A. McCallum, Jr.AdoptedPass Video Video
17-0396 17R8-c(s)Resolution: Ceremonial Designation - Sharonda Coleman Singleton (MC)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Ceremonial Designation Honoree: Ms. Sharonda Coleman Singleton Date(s): TBD Official Street Name(s): Pine Grove Terrace and Grove Terrace Ceremonial Intersection Name: Sharonda Coleman Singleton Way Sponsor: Council President, Mildred C. Crump Additional Information:AdoptedPass Video Video
17-0403 17R8-d(s/asResolution: Ceremonial Designation - St. Patrick's Day Street Designations (JSJ)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Ceremonial Designation Honoree: Rev. Edwin D. Leahy, Elizabeth Sheehan Teevan and the Robert H. and Marguerite Quinn Largey Family Date(s): Friday, March 17, 2017 Official Street Name(s): Mulberry Street, Center Street and Central Avenue and the intersection of Washington Street and Central Avenue Ceremonial Intersection Name: Leahy Boulevard, Teevan Boulevard, Largey Boulevard and St. Patrick’s Square Sponsor: Council Member, John Sharpe James Additional Information:AdoptedPass Not available
17-0274 18.-a(s)Ordinance - $5 million General Capital OrdinanceOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF NEWARK (THE “CITY”), IN THE COUNTY OF ESSEX, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR IMPROVEMENTS AND UPGRADES TO IRONBOUND FIELD A OF THE CITY AND APPROPRIATING $5,000,000.00 THEREFOR, AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $4,750,000.00 IN BONDS OR NOTES OF THE CITY TO FINANCE PART OF THE COSTS THEREOF. (PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE FOR MARCH 21, 2017) Deferred 6PSF-b 031517Advanced and adopted on first readingPass Video Video
17-0175 18.-b(s)Sale of City-Owned Property to City Parking AuthorityOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF CERTAIN CITY-OWNED PROPERTY TO THE PARKING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF NEWARK AND THE EXECUTION OF A REDEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH THE PARKING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF NEWARK FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A MIXED-USE STRUCTURE, INCLUDING ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES, RETAIL SPACE, AND A PARKING FACILITY WITH APPROXIMATELY 645 PARKING SPACES, UPON BLOCK 873, LOT 1.03 ON THE TAX MAP OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, MORE COMMONLY KNOWN AS 47-63 GREEN STREET. (EAST WARD)advanced to first readingFail Video Video