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Meeting Name: Municipal Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/5/2018 12:30 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chamber
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18-1789 15.-a ReportJoint Meeting of Essex & Union Counties, Meeting Minutes, September 20, 2018   Video Video
18-1790 15.-b ReportNewark Board of Adjustment, Regular Hearing Minutes, November 8, 2018   Not available
18-1822 15.-c ReportNewark Central Planning Board, Regular Public Hearing Minute, November 5, 2018 and November 19, 2018   Not available
18-1823 15.-d ReportOffice of the City Clerk, Records Management, Room 415, Monthly Financial Report, October 2018   Not available
18-1824 15.-e ReportNewark Parking Authority, Regular Meeting Minutes, January, March, April and May 2018, Special Meeting Minutes, June and July 2018   Not available
18-1825 15.-f ReportOffice of the City Clerk, 2017 Annual Report   Not available
18-0673 16PSF-aAN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XIX, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, BY CREATING A NEW CHAPTER, ESTABLISHING ACCESS TO FREE LEGAL REPRESENTATION TO NEWARK’S LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS FACING EVICTION IN LANDOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XIX, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING A NEW CHAPTER, WHICH ESTABLISHES ACCESS TO FREE LEGAL REPRESENTATION TO NEWARK’S LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS FACING EVICTION IN LANDLORD TENANT COURT BY CREATING THE OFFICE OF TENANT LEGAL SERVICES.   Video Video
18-0673 16PSF-aAN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XIX, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, BY CREATING A NEW CHAPTER, ESTABLISHING ACCESS TO FREE LEGAL REPRESENTATION TO NEWARK’S LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS FACING EVICTION IN LANDOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XIX, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING A NEW CHAPTER, WHICH ESTABLISHES ACCESS TO FREE LEGAL REPRESENTATION TO NEWARK’S LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS FACING EVICTION IN LANDLORD TENANT COURT BY CREATING THE OFFICE OF TENANT LEGAL SERVICES.   Video Video
18-1309 26PSF-bOrdinance amending $30,582,031.00 School Capital ProjectsOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, IN THE COUNTY OF ESSEX, NEW JERSEY (THE “CITY”), AMENDING BOND ORDINANCE 6PSF-a ADOPTED ON MAY 17, 2017, ON BEHALF OF THE STATE-OPERATED SCHOOL DISTRICT, AND PROVIDING FOR THE REALLOCATION OF THE $30,582,031.00 APPROPRIATION AND AUTHORIZATION FOR THE ISSUANCE OF SCHOOL QUALIFIED BONDS AND NOTES OF THE CITY AMONG VARIOUS SCHOOL CAPITAL PROJECTS CONTAINED THEREIN. Deferred 6PSF-c 101118 Deferred 6PSF-b 102418 Deferred 6PSF-b 110818 Deferred 6PSF-b 120518   Video Video
18-1117 16PSF-cAmending Handicapped Parking OrdinanceOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 23, TRAFFIC, CHAPTER 5, PARKING, STOPPING AND STANDING, GENERALLY, SUBCHAPTER 13, HANDICAPPED AND RESERVED PARKING SPACES, SUBSECTION 13.1, HANDICAPPED PARKING SPACES OF THE REVISED GENRERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, TO REQUIRE THE NECESSARY PHYSICIAN’S EXAMINATION TO BE PERFORMED BY A PHYSICIAN EMPLOYED BY THE CITY OF NEWARK, THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY WELLNESS, AND BY RAISING THE FEE FOR THE PERMIT TO OFFSET THE MEDICAL EXAMINATION AND REQUIRING THE MUNCIPAL COUNCIL’S APPROVAL BY RESOLUTION. Deferred 6PSF-d 102418 Deferred 6PSF-d 110818 Deferred 6PSF-c 120518   Video Video
18-1487 16PSF-dOrdinance: Equitable Growth Advisory CommissionOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE II, CHAPTER II, ARTICLE V OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, TO ESTABLISH THE NEWARK EQUITABLE GROWTH ADVISORY COMMISSION, IN THE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR, COMPRISED OF A CROSS-SECTION OF STAKEHOLDERS FROM THE COMMUNITY, ACADEMIA, BUSINESS AND NON-PROFIT SECTORS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENSURING THAT DEVELOPMENT POLICIES AND PROJECTS IN THE CITY OF NEWARK, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, FOLLOW PRINCIPLES OF EQUITY AND ACHIEVE THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF INCLUSION AND OPPPORTUNITY FOR ITS CURRENT AND FUTURE RESIDENTS.   Video Video
18-1478 16PSF-eOrdinance to Lease 846-850 South Orange Avenue Newark NjOrdinanceORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND/OR HIS DESIGNEE, THE DIRECTOR OF THE NEWARK DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY WELLNESS (NDHCW), TO ENTER INTO AND EXECUTE A LEASE AGREEMENT WITH ESSEX PROPERTY MANAGEMENT GROUP, LLC, 59 EAST RUNYON STREET 1ST FLOOR, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07114, FOR THE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 846-850 SOUTH ORANGE AVENUE, STORE FRONT A, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07103, FOR AN ANNUAL RENT OF TEN THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED DOLLARS AND ZERO CENTS ($10,800.00), PAYABLE IN TWELVE (12) EQUAL MONTHLY AMOUNTS OF NINE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($900.00), FOR A PERIOD COMMENCING SEPTEMBER 1, 2018 AND TERMINATING ON AUGUST 31, 2019, WITH AN OPTION TO RENEW FOR ONE (1) ADDITIONAL YEAR, FOR THE PURPOSE OF EMBEDDING THE WEST WARD VICTIMS OUTREACH SERVICES (WWVO) PROGRAM WITHIN THE WEST WARD BY PROVIDING TRAUMA INFORMED CARE MENTAL HEALTH AND OTHER SUPPORTIVE SERVICE FOR YOUNG MEN OF COLOR TRAUMATIZED BY VIOLENCE. Deferred 8b (as) 102418   Video Video
18-1764 16PSF-fOrdinance Approving Sale of Newark Watershed PropertiesOrdinanceORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF NEWARK TO SELL PROPERTY LOCATED IN CEDAR GROVE, NEW JERSEY, DESCRIBED AS BLOCK 250, LOTS 37, 81, 101, 141 COMPRISING OF 53.60 ACRES, TO THE BOROUGH OF CEDAR GROVE, IN THE AMOUNT OF $11,500,000.00.   Video Video
18-1599 16PSF-gBond Ordinance for Joint Meetng of Essex and Union CountiesOrdinanceBOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE LOCAL UNIT’S ALLOCABLE SHARE OF CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE JOINT MEETING OF ESSEX AND UNION COUNTIES, BY AND IN THE CITY OF NEWARK, IN THE COUNTY OF ESSEX, STATE OF NEW JERSEY (THE “LOCAL UNIT”); APPROPRIATING $1,350,000.00 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $1,350,000.00 BONDS OR NOTES TO FINANCE THE COST THEREOF. PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON DECEMBER 11, 2018 Deferred 6PSF-g 120518 Deferred 6PSF-a (s) 121118   Video Video
18-1802 16PSF-hOrdinance: Amending Title 41, Chapters 1-5 to create an MX-3 ZoneOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE XLI, CHAPTERS 1 THROUGH 5, NEWARK ZONING AND LAND USE REGULATIONS AND NEWARK ZONING MAPS OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING AN MX-3 ZONE, WHICH WILL ALLOW A BLEND OF HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL USES. PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON DECEMBER 11, 2018 Deferred 6PSF-h 120518 Deferred 6PSF-b (s) 121118 PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 9, 2019   Video Video
18-1399 27R1-aJanitorial Services for Various City of Newark FaciltiiesResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: To provide Janitorial Services for Various City of Newark Facilities Entity Name/Address: 1) B&B Diversified Services, LLC., 13 Broadway, Suite 2, Freehold, New Jersey 07728 2) Andrews & Company, LLC., 30 Sparta Avenue, Unit B, Sparta, New Jersey 07871 3) Industrial Commercial Cleaning Group, Inc., 14 South Burnt Mill Road, Voorhees, New Jersey 08043 4) Pritchard Industries, Inc., 147 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 207, Florham Park, New Jersey 07932 5) United Services, Inc., 462 Forest Street, Kearny, New Jersey 07032 6) Optimal Cleaning Solutions, LLC., 604 Roselle Street, Unit 1, Linden, New Jersey 07036 Contract Amount: Various contract amounts - see below Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Works Account Code: NW011-060-0604-71620-B2018 Contract Period: Two (2) years with the option to renew for one (1) year Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Op   Video Video
18-1391 17R1-bMaintenance and Repair: CarpentryResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: Maintenance and Repair: Carpentry Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1) Rana Construction Inc., 430 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201 2) Bismark Construction Corp., 207-209 Berkeley Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07107 3) DeDan Group LLC, 17 Porter Road, West Orange, New Jersey 07052 Contract Amount: $1,487,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Works Account Code: NW011-060-0604-71710-B2018 Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: 1st Advertisement: March 7, 2017 Bids Solicited: Nine (9) Bids Received: One (1) Bids Rejected: One (1) 2nd Advertisement: October 31, 2017 Bids Solicited: Ten (10) Bids Received: Zero (0) 3r   Video Video
18-1391 17R1-bMaintenance and Repair: CarpentryResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: Maintenance and Repair: Carpentry Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1) Rana Construction Inc., 430 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201 2) Bismark Construction Corp., 207-209 Berkeley Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07107 3) DeDan Group LLC, 17 Porter Road, West Orange, New Jersey 07052 Contract Amount: $1,487,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Works Account Code: NW011-060-0604-71710-B2018 Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: 1st Advertisement: March 7, 2017 Bids Solicited: Nine (9) Bids Received: One (1) Bids Rejected: One (1) 2nd Advertisement: October 31, 2017 Bids Solicited: Ten (10) Bids Received: Zero (0) 3r   Video Video
18-1391 17R1-bMaintenance and Repair: CarpentryResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: Maintenance and Repair: Carpentry Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1) Rana Construction Inc., 430 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201 2) Bismark Construction Corp., 207-209 Berkeley Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07107 3) DeDan Group LLC, 17 Porter Road, West Orange, New Jersey 07052 Contract Amount: $1,487,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Works Account Code: NW011-060-0604-71710-B2018 Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: 1st Advertisement: March 7, 2017 Bids Solicited: Nine (9) Bids Received: One (1) Bids Rejected: One (1) 2nd Advertisement: October 31, 2017 Bids Solicited: Ten (10) Bids Received: Zero (0) 3r   Video Video
18-1405 17R1-cFurniture & Construction Services - PoliceResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: To purchase Furniture and Construction Services Description: Furniture for Comstat and War Rooms and Construction and Installation for Comstat and War Rooms Entity Name(s)/Address(s): Atlas Desk and Office Equipment Corp., 191 Central Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07103 Contract Amount: $200,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Safety/Police Division Account Code Line: NW011-190-1902-94010-B2018/ Public Safety/Police Division Contract Period: To be established upon complete delivery Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Advertisement Date: April 24, 2018 Number of Bids Solicited: Twenty-one (21) Number of Bids Received: Zero (0) Re- Advertisement Date: June 19, 2018 Number of Bids So   Video Video
18-1595 17R1-dCurb, Valve Boxes and AccessoriesResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X ) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: To provide curb, valve boxes, and accessories to the City Description: Curb, Valve Boxes, and Accessories Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1) Capitol Supply Construction Products, Inc., 149 Old Turnpike Road, Wayne, New Jersey 07470 2) Core and Main LP, 61 Gross Avenue, Edison, New Jersey 08837 Contract Amount: $180,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Account Code Line: NW037-750-7502-83730-B2018/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Advertisement Date: August 21, 2018 Number of Bids Solicited: Eight (8) Number of Bids Received: Four (4) Number of Bids Rejected   Video Video
18-1597 17R1-eAmmunitionResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: To provide ammunition for the Department of Public Safety Description: Ammunition Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1. Lawmen Supply Company of New Jersey, Inc., 7150 Airport Highway, Pennsauken, New Jersey 08109 2. Atlantic Tactical Inc., 763 Corporate Circle, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania 17070 Contract Amount: $330,000.00 for two (2) vendors for two (2) years Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Safety/Police and Fire Divisions Account Code Line: NW011-190-1902-83830-B2018/ Public Safety/Police Division NW011-190-1903-83830-B2018/ Public Safety/Fire Division Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:11-15 Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Inf   Video Video
18-1621 17R1-fDental Equipment and SuppliesResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract(s) Purpose: To provide dental equipment and supplies Description: Dental Equipment and Supplies Entity Name(s)/Address(s): 1) Cen-Med Enterprises, Inc., 121 Jersey Avenue, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901 2) Dental Health Products, Inc., 2614 North Sugar Bush Road, New Franken, Wisconsin 54229 Contract Amount: $90,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Health and Community Wellness/Medical Services Account Code Line: NW011-120-1202-83250-B2018; NW011-120-1202-83250-B2018; NW051-G18-H28TO-83250-Grant; NW026-000-0000-4654-B2018 Contract Period: To be established for a period not to exceed two (2) years Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Advertisement Date: August 14, 2018 Bids Solicited: Nine (9) Bids Rec   Video Video
18-1640 17R1-gT-0099 VEHICLES, AUTOMBILES SEDANS/CROSSOVERResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Use of State Contract(s) T-0099 Vehicles, Automobiles, Sedans/Crossover Purpose: To purchase one (1) 2018 Ford Fiesta S Vehicle Entity Name(s)/Address(s): Chas S. Winner, Inc., dba Winner Ford, 250 Berlin Road, Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08034 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $13,736.00 Funding Source: NW026-BS-32100-B2018 Contract Period: Upon approval by Municipal Council, with delivery not to exceed February 8, 2019 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid (X) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: This is a one-time purchase; the contract comprises the Purchase Order and the resolution.   Video Video
18-1649 17R1-hT-0099 VEHICLES, AUTOMOBILES, SEDANS/CROSSOVERResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Use of State Term Contract T-0099 Vehicles, Automobiles, Sedans/Crossover Purpose: To purchase two (2) 2018 Dodge Journey SE Entity Name(s)/Address(s): Hertrich Fleet Services, 1427 Bay Road, Milford, Delaware 19963 Contract Amount: $35,998.00 Funding Source: NW026-BS-32100-B2018 Contract Period: Upon approval by Municipal Council, with delivery not to exceed February 08, 2019 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid (X) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:11-2(21), this is a one-time purchase; the Purchase Order is the contract.   Video Video
18-1663 17R1-iBI # 4 Emergency Solutions Grant ProgramResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Emergency Solutions Grant Program: to continue the program’s focus on addressing the needs of homeless people in emergency, on transitional shelters, to assisting people to quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis and/or homelessness for residents of the City of Newark (City-wide) Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriation Amount: $584,249.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-a adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Department of Health and Community Wellness Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1664 17R1-jBI #5 Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA): to provide housing services to low-income persons living with HIV/AIDS and their families (City-wide) Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriation Amount: $5,867,175.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-a adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Department of Health and Community Wellness Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1665 17R1-kBI # 6 HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) to continue to provide affordable housing for low-income households. (City-wide) Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriation Amount: $2,662,579.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-a adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Department of Economic and Housing Development Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1674 17R1-lBI # 7 WFNJ TANF GA SNAP 2017-2018 - addidtional fundingResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: WFNJ Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and General Assistance (GA)/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) 2017-2018 (Citywide). Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Appropriation Amount: $365,000.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution: 7R2-h (as) adopted on August 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Mayor’s Office and Agencies, Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training The breakdown of the award is as follows: Description/Original Grant Award/Additional Funds/Revised Grant Award WFNJ TANF/$699,886.00/$90,000.00/$789,886.00 WFNJ GA/SNAP/$137,126.00/$110,000.00/$247,126.00 SNAP/$276,298.00/$165,000.00/$44   Video Video
18-1675 17R1-mBI # 8 WFNJ TANF GA SNAP 2018-2019ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (GA/SNAP): to provide assistance in job placement for participants and disbursement of Workforce Investment Funds (City-wide). Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Appropriation Amount: $615,377.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R2-c adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Office of the Mayor and Agencies, Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training The breakdown of the award is as follows: 1.Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)/$337,253.00 2.General Assistance/Supplemental Nutrition/    Video Video
18-1676 17R1-nBI # 9 Workforce Learning Link 2018-2019ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Workforce Learning Link Grant 2018-2019 (City-wide). Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Appropriation Amount: $198,000.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R2-b adopted on November 8, 2018 Operating Agency: Office of the Mayor and Agencies, Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1698 17R1-o18-1698 BI#10 Immunization GrantResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Immunization Program: Provide childhood immunization and case management services to children in the City of Newark (City-wide). Funding Source: New Jersey State Department of Health-Vaccine Preventable Disease Program Appropriation Amount: $ 523,000.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-d adopted on October 11, 2018 Operating Agency: Department of Health and Community Wellness Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1707 17R1-p18-1707 BI#11 HIV Emergency Relief GrantResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: HIV Emergency Relief Grant: To provide Ryan White HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Appropriation Amount: $7,261,867.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution is being submitted under separate cover by the Department of Health and Community Wellness as Legistar # 18-1638 Operating Agency: Department of Health and Community Wellness Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1708 17R1-q18-1708 BI#12 UASI GrantResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Budget Insertion Purpose: Urban Areas Security Initiative Grant: To provide the region’s ability to build, maintain and sustain national preparedness capabilities related to training, maintenance within the City of Newark. Funding Source: State of New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Appropriation Amount: $1,747,500.00 Budget Year: 2018 Contract Period: September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2021 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Funds accepted by Resolution 7R9-a(s) adopted on November 27, 2018 Operating Agency: Department of Public Safety Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.   Video Video
18-1765 17R1-r18-1765 CDBG Grant XLIV yearResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: (X ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: CDBG's Budget Appropriation Purpose: CDBG Forty-Fourth Year (CDBG XLIV), funds to sub-grantees Entity Name: City of Newark Entity Address: 920 Broad Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Total Grant Amount: $7,175,818.00 Grant Period: September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019 Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Grant Application submitted by Resolution 7R1-a adopted on November 8, 2018. Grant Acceptance by Resolution 7R1-a adopted on November 8, 2018.   Video Video
18-1791 17R1-sNewark Council 21 and CBA Ratified ContractResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Personnel Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Labor Agreement Purpose: Resolution Authorizing and Ratifying the Execution of a Successor Labor Agreement with the Recognized Majority Representative for all White-Collar and Professional Workers Entity Name: Newark Council No. 21, Newark Chapter, New Jersey Civil Service Association, affiliated with IFPTE, AFL-CIO Entity Address: 920 Broad Street, Room B7, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Project Fiscal Impact: (1) CY 2015: $0.00 increase to the City’s budget across various departmental operational expenses; (2) CY 2016: approximately $1,253,000.00 increase across various departmental operational expenses; (3) CY 2017: approximately $1,253,000.00 increase across various departmental operational expenses; and (4) CY 2018: approximately $2,685,000.00 increase across various departmental operational expenses. Total Impact: Approximately $5,191,000.00 Contract Period: January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) Sta   Video Video
17-1626 17R2-aAndre FryeResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Rehabilitate as Rental or For-Sale housing Entity Name: Andre Frye Entity Address: 124 Oakland Terrace, Newark, New Jersey 07106 Sale Amount: $20,480.00 Cost Basis: (X) $4.00 PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $128,400.00 Appraised Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: To commence 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) 19 Earl Street/Block 2785/Lot 32/South Ward 104 Palm Street/Block 4199/Lot 128/West Ward Additional Information: Total Square Footage = 5,120 X $4.00 = $20,480.00 Sale at prices set forth by Ordinance 6S&Fh adopte   Video Video
18-0712 17R2-bMetamorphosis Development Enterprise, LLCResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Develop six (6) three-unit townhomes Entity Name: Metamorphosis Development Enterprise, LLC. Entity Address: 40 Clinton Street, Suite 300, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Sale Amount: $60,000.00 Cost Basis: (X) $4.00 PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $187,700.00 Appraised Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: To commence within three (3) months and be completed within eighteen (18) 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) 361-363 S 8th Street/Block 281/Lot(s) 34,35/Central Ward 365 S 8th Street/Block 281/Lot 36/Central Ward 394 S 9th Street/ Block 281/Lot 3/Central Ward 396 S 9th Street/Block 281   Video Video
18-0879 17R2-cAscension Capital Partners I, LLCResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Redevelop the properties as affordable rental or for-sale housing. Entity Name: Ascension Capital Partners I, LLC Entity Address: 59 Lincoln Park, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Sale Amount: $106,080.00 Cost Basis: (X) $6.00 PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $130,700.00 Appraised Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: To be commenced within three (3) months and be completed within eighteen (18) 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) 640-642 ML King Boulevard/Block 113/Lot 6/Central Ward 636-638 ML King Boulevard/Block 113/Lot 7/Central Ward Additional Information: Total Square Footage = 17,   Video Video
18-1567 17R2-dSUMO AINOR Declaration: Jackson StreetResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Declaring an Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Designating area in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 103 Jackson Street/Block 1990/Lot 11/East Ward 85-101 Jackson Street/Block 1990/Lot 35/East Ward 101-103 Van Buren Street/Block 1991/Lot 24/East Ward 176 Ferry Street/Block 1991/Lot 31/East Ward 174 Ferry Street/Block 1991/Lot 32/East Ward 170 Ferry Street/Block 1991/Lot 34/East Ward 94 Jackson Street/Block 1991/Lot 41/East Ward 90-92 Jackson Street/Block 1991/Lot 42/East Ward 98-104 Jackson Street/Block 1991/Lot 63/East Ward Additional Information: Resolution 7R2-d adopted on March 7, 2018, authorized and directed the Central Planning Board to conduct a preliminary investigation. Resolution 7R2-b adopted on May 23, 2018, amended Resolution 7R2-d March 7, 2018, to include property at 85-101 Jackson Street/Block 1990/Lot 35 within the Study Area to be investigated.   Video Video
18-1575 17R2-eSumo AINOR Declaration: Vesey StreetResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Declaring an Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Designating area in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 16-38 Vesey Street/Block 920/Lot 7.15/East 253 ½ NJRR Avenue/Block 920/Lot 60/East Additional Information: Resolution 7R2-e adopted on March 7, 2018 authorized and directed the Central Planning Board to conduct a preliminary investigation.   Video Video
18-1576 17R2-fSumo AINOR Declaration: Delancy StreetResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Declaring an Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Designating area in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 271-275 Delancy Street/Block 1096/Lot 34/East Ward 263-269 Delancy Street/Block 1096/Lot 37/East Ward 253-261 Delancy Street/Block 1096/Lot 41/East Ward 42-62 Wheeler Point Road/Block 1097/Lot 5/East Ward Additional Information: Resolution 7R2-c adopted on March 7, 2018, authorized and directed the Central Planning Board to conduct a preliminary investigation.   Video Video
18-1577 17R2-gSumo AINOR Declaration: Oliver StreetResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Declaring an Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Designating area in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 233-239 NJRR Avenue/Block 919/Lot 1/East Ward 225-231 NJRR Avenue/Block 919/Lot 5/East Ward 43-47 Oliver Street/Block 919/Lot 15/East Ward 49-53 Oliver Street/Block 919/Lot 43.19/East Ward 106-114 Chestnut Street/Block 919/Lot 43.30/East Ward Additional Information: Resolution 7R2-b adopted on March 7, 2018 authorized and directed the Central Planning Board to conduct a preliminary investigation.   Video Video
18-1589 17R5-aAcceptance of Grant Funds PHILEP (LINCS Agencies) 2019ResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Acceptance of Grant Funds Purpose: To upgrade the City of Newark’s public health emergency preparedness and response capabilities Entity Name: State of New Jersey Department of Health, Division of Public Health Infrastructure, Laboratories and Emergency Preparedness (PHILEP) Entity Address: P.O. Box 360, Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0360 Grant Amount: $248,790.00 Funding Source: State of New Jersey Department of Health, Division of PHILEP Total Project Cost: $248,790.00 City Contribution: $0.00 Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information:   Video Video
18-1638 17R5-bResolution: Apply/Accept FY2019 HRSA Ryan White HIV/AIDS GrantResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Acceptance of Grant Funds Purpose: To provide Ryan White HIV/AIDS Related Health and Support Services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Entity Address: 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857 Grant Amount: $7,261,867.00 Total Project Cost: $0.00 City Contribution: $0.00 Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00 Grant Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: This is an estimate of the total formula award based on last year’s budget. The final award for FY2019 will be presented once appropriations are completed by the funder.   Video Video
18-1477 17R6-aCaesar Sperduto - Civil SettlementResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Civil Litigation Docket No.: ESX-L-3980-14 Claimant: Caesar Sperduto Claimant's Attorney: Lomurro, Munson, Comer, Brown and Schottland, LLC Attorney's Address: Monmouth Executive Center, 4 Paragon Way, Suite 100, Freehold New Jersey 07728 Settlement Amount: $55,000.00 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation Counsel   Video Video
18-1515 17R6-bJoseph Mitchell - Civil SettlementResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Civil Litigation Docket No.: ESX-4469-15 Claimant: Joseph C. Mitchell Claimant's Attorney: The Maglione Firm, P.C. Attorney's Address: 186 Clinton Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Settlement Amount: $25,000.00 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation Counsel   Video Video
18-0350 17R7-aNATIONAL CENTER FOR CIVIC INNOVATION, INC./CENTER FOR COURT INNOVATIONResolutionDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract Purpose: Operation of Newark Community Solutions and the Newark Youth Court within the Newark Municipal Court Entity Name: National Center for Civic Innovation, Inc./Center for Court Innovation Entity Address: 31 Green Street, Room 310, Newark, New Jersey 07102 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $951,252.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Office of the Mayor/Municipal Court Contract Period: January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient (X) n/a Additional Information: Approval in collaboration with the New Jersey Administrative Office of the Courts.   Video Video
18-1803 17R8-aResolution: Establishing 2019 Municipal Paid HolidaysResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Establishing Municipal Holiday Schedule Purpose: 2019 Municipal Paid Holidays Additional Information:   Video Video
18-1804 17R8-bResolution: Establishing 2019 Municipal Council Meeting DatesResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Establishing Municipal Council Meeting Dates Purpose: 2019 Pre-Meetings, Special Conferences and Regular Meeting Dates Additional Information: Open Public Meetings Act Notice to be sent to newspapers and posted   Video Video
18-1817 17R8-cCeremonial Street Dedication IDTResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Ceremonial Street Designation Honoree: IDT Corporation Date(s): TBD Official Street Name(s): Bridge Street and Atlantic Street Ceremonial Intersection Name: IDT Boulevard at Atlantic Street Sponsor: Council Member Luis A. Quintana Additional Information:   Video Video
18-1785 17R8-dResolution: Expressing Profound Sorrow and Regret (12/5/18)ResolutionEXPRESSING PROFOUND SORROW AND REGRET Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. Mrs. Alberta West 2. Mr. Sidney Jerome Floyd Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 3. Mrs. Lorraine Edmonds 4. Ms. Pauline Faison Mathis Sponsored by Council Member Joseph A. McCallum, Jr. 5. Mr. Arnold Maurice Jackson, Jr. Sponsored by Council Member Luis A. Quintana 6. Mr. Ralph A. DeVino   Video Video
18-1785 17R8-dResolution: Expressing Profound Sorrow and Regret (12/5/18)ResolutionEXPRESSING PROFOUND SORROW AND REGRET Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. Mrs. Alberta West 2. Mr. Sidney Jerome Floyd Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 3. Mrs. Lorraine Edmonds 4. Ms. Pauline Faison Mathis Sponsored by Council Member Joseph A. McCallum, Jr. 5. Mr. Arnold Maurice Jackson, Jr. Sponsored by Council Member Luis A. Quintana 6. Mr. Ralph A. DeVino   Video Video
18-1800 17R8-eResolution: Recognizing and Commending (12/5/18)ResolutionRECOGNIZING & COMMENDING Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. The Urban League of Essex County, on its’ Centennial Anniversary Celebration 2. Individuals honored during the Abyssinian Baptist Church Veterans’ Day Program, held on Sunday, November 11, 2018 3. Mrs. Regina Plaza, on her retirement after twenty-three (23) years of service with Newark DEA 4. Honorable Sir Emeka Ihedioha, former Deputy Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives Sponsored by Council Member Augusto Amador 5. Associação Cultural Do Minho, Toronto, Canada 6. Mr. José Manuel Gonçalves during the 49th Anniversary of the Sport Newark Benfica Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 7. Sister Eucelyn Morrast, honored by the United Ministers Wives and Widows of Newark for her forty (40) years of service 8. Pastor Bryant R. Ali, on celebrating his 24th Pastoral and Church Anniversary Sponsored by Council Member Luis A. Quintana 9. Ms. Sandra Rey, Singer, on celebrating her 9th Anniversary of Musical Production, during the 9th Anniversary of the R.C. International Production 10. Padrino   Video Video
18-1800 17R8-eResolution: Recognizing and Commending (12/5/18)ResolutionRECOGNIZING & COMMENDING Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. The Urban League of Essex County, on its’ Centennial Anniversary Celebration 2. Individuals honored during the Abyssinian Baptist Church Veterans’ Day Program, held on Sunday, November 11, 2018 3. Mrs. Regina Plaza, on her retirement after twenty-three (23) years of service with Newark DEA 4. Honorable Sir Emeka Ihedioha, former Deputy Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives Sponsored by Council Member Augusto Amador 5. Associação Cultural Do Minho, Toronto, Canada 6. Mr. José Manuel Gonçalves during the 49th Anniversary of the Sport Newark Benfica Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 7. Sister Eucelyn Morrast, honored by the United Ministers Wives and Widows of Newark for her forty (40) years of service 8. Pastor Bryant R. Ali, on celebrating his 24th Pastoral and Church Anniversary Sponsored by Council Member Luis A. Quintana 9. Ms. Sandra Rey, Singer, on celebrating her 9th Anniversary of Musical Production, during the 9th Anniversary of the R.C. International Production 10. Padrino   Video Video
18-1526 17R9-aUASI FY18 State ShareResolutionDept/ Agency: Public Safety/Office of Emergency Management Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Acceptance of Grant Funds Purpose: To enhance the City of Newark and the Urban Area Security Initiative (“UASI”) region’s ability to build, maintain and sustain national preparedness capabilities by funding a Communications Planner Entity Name: Department of Public Safety, Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security Preparedness Entity Address: 480 Clinton Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Grant Amount: $12,500.00 Funding Source: State of New Jersey, Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Total Project Cost: $12,500.00 City Contribution: $0.00 Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2021 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information:   Video Video
18-1615 17R12-aRegular Dam Safety Inspections 2018 - Civil Dynamics, A division of GZAResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: Regular Dam Safety Inspections Entity Name: Civil Dynamics, a Division of GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Entity Address: 55 Lane Road, Suite 407, Fairfield, New Jersey 07004 Contract Amount: Not to Exceed $49,000.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: One (1) year from the date of adoption by the Municipal Council Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP (X ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Proposal Solicited: Four (4) Proposal Received: Three (3)   Video Video
18-1584 17R2-h(as)Nishuane 2018 Contract IncreaseResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: First Amendment to the Agreement to provide Professional Services, as Planning Consultants, to increase contract amount by $113,000.00 Entity Name: Nishuane Group, LLC. Entity Address: 105 Grove Street, Suite #1, Montclair, New Jersey 07042 Contract Amount: $263,000.00 Funding Source: Community and Economic Development Trust Fund Contract Period: January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Contract Awarded - Resolution 7R2-k(AS) adopted on May 10, 2018, awarded contract for $150,000.00; First Amendment increases contract amount by $113,000.00 for a new contract total amount not to exceed $263,000.00   Not available
18-1603 17R2-i(as)Broad/Orange Street Non-Condemnation AINOR DesignationResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Declaring an Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Designating area in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 441 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot4/Central Ward 443-445 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 5/Central Ward 447 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 7/Central Ward 449 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 8/Central Ward 451 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 10/Central Ward 453 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 11/Central Ward 455 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 12/Central Ward 457-459 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 14/Central Ward 461-469 Broad Street/Block 31/Lot 15/Central Ward 69 Orange Street/Block 31/Lot 21/Central Ward 71-73 Orange Street/Block 31/Lot 22/Central Ward 75 Orange Street/Block 31/Lot 23/Central Ward 75 ½ Orange Street/Block 31/Lot 24/Central Ward 77-79 Orange Street/Block 31/Lot 25/Central Ward Additional Information: By Resolution 7R2-b, adopted on June 20, 2018, the Municipal Council authorized and directed the Central Planning Board to con   Not available
18-1659 17R2-j(as)34 Commerce Street, LLCResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment Purpose: Agreement for redevelopment of land Entity Name: 34 Commerce Street, LLC. Entity Address: 436 Albany Court, West New York, New Jersey 07093 Sale Amount: $900,000.00 Cost Basis: ( ) $ PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other: Assessed Amount: $0.00 Appraised Amount: $900,000.00 Contract Period: N/A 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) 34 Commerce Street/Block 145/Lot 28/Central Ward Additional Information: Deferred 7R2-j (as) 120518   Not available
18-1519 17R2-k(as)Heyer Gruel 2018 Contract IncreaseResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: First Amendment to the Agreement to Provide Professional Services, as Planning Consultants, to increase contract amount by $50,000.00 Entity Name: Heyer, Gruel & Associates, P.A. Entity Address: 236 Broad Street, Red Bank, New Jersey 07701-2003 Contract Amount: Not to Exceed $200,000.00 Funding Source: Community and Economic Development Trust Fund Contract Period: January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Contract Awarded - Resolution 7R2-m (AS) adopted on May 10, 2018 awarded contract for $150,000.00; Amendment increases contract award by $50,000.00 for a new contract total amount not to exceed $200,000.00   Not available
18-1611 17R12b(as)Supply and Delivery of Water Purification Chemicals- Contract # 16-WS2018ResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Bid Contract Purpose: Supply and Delivery of Water Purification Chemicals for the City of Newark’s Pequannock Water Treatment Plant-Contract No. 16-WS2018 Entities Name/Addresses: 1. Chemtrade Chemicals, US LLC. 90 East Halsey Road, Parsippany, New Jersey 07054 2. USALCO Baltimore Plant LLC., 2601 Cannery Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21226 3. Carmeuse Lime, Inc. 11 Stanwix Street, 21st Floor, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 15222 4. JCI Jones Chemicals Inc., 1765 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, Florida 34236 5. George S. Coyne Chemical Co, Inc., 3015 State Road, Croydon, Pennsylvania 19021 Contract Amount: Amount not to exceed $1,400,000.00, the combined cost for all five (5) chemical suppliers for the two (2) year period Funding Source: Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Budget Years 2018, 2019, 2020 Contract Period: Two years from the date of the Notice to Proceed Contract Basis: (X) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof.    Not available
18-1792 17R2-L(as)155 Washington LFB Application ResolutionResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing () Amending Type of Service: Resolution Endorsing Purpose: City of Newark application to the Local Finance Board Additional Information: 141-149, 151-153, 155, 157-159 Washington Street/Block 66/Lots 12, 13, 38, 42, 43, 44, 45, 45-B01, 47, and 47-B01/Central Ward   Not available
18-1513 18.-a100 Polk Street Tax Abatement ApplicationOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE GRANTING A TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEAR TAX ABATEMENT TO 100 POLK STREET URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, C/O GROVE PROPERTY HOLDINGS, LLC, 124 POLK STREET, BOX S-2, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07105, FOR A PROJECT TO DEMOLISH A VACANT INDUSTRIAL GARAGE AND CONSTRUCT A NEW BUILDING WITH FORTY-TWO (42) MARKET RATE RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS AND ASSOICIATED PARKING LOCATED AT 94-106 POLK STREET, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY AND IDENTIFIED ON THE CITY’S TAX MAP AS BLOCK 1993, LOT 42, EAST WARD.   Video Video
18-1590 18.-bOrdinance amending Chapter 20 Title XOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY AMENDING CHAPTER 20 ENTITLED HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX OF TITLE X, ENTITLED FINANCE AND TAXATION. Deferred 8.-b 120518   Video Video
18-1608 18.-cParking by Permit Ridge St. between 2nd Ave and Abington Ave.OrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 23:5-14e, PARKING BY PERMIT ONLY IN DESIGNATED RESIDENTIAL AREAS, OF TITLE 23, TRAFFIC AND PARKING, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY REVISING EXISTING PERMIT PARKING HOURS ON RIDGE STREET BETWEEN 2ND AVENUE AND ABINGTON AVENUE, IN THE NORTH WARD.   Video Video
18-1609 18.-dParking by Permit Thomas St. both sides between Mulberry St. and Hermon St.OrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 23:5-14e, PARKING BY PERMIT ONLY IN DESIGNATED RESIDENTIAL AREAS, OF TITLE 23, TRAFFIC AND PARKING, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY ADDING THOMAS STREET, BOTH SIDES, BETWEEN MULBERRY STREET AND HERMON STREET, IN THE EAST WARD.   Video Video
18-1795 18.-eTHE FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE BROAD STREET STATION DISTRICT REDEVELOPMENT PLANOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 6PSF-a, ADOPTED ON JANUARY 21, 2009, FOR THE FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE BROAD STREET STATION DISTRICT REDEVELOPMENT PLAN, BY REVISING CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO VALET PARKING AND PARKING GARAGES WITH MORE THAN 1,000 SPACES.   Video Video
18-1315 18.-f(as)155 Washington Street Tax AbatementOrdinanceTHIS ORDINANCE SECURES BONDS OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS ISSUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE "REDEVELOPMENT AREA BOND FINANCING LAW" AND THE LIEN HEREOF IN FAVOR OF THE OWNERS OF SUCH BONDS OR OTHER OBLIGATIONS IS A MUNICIPAL LIEN SUPERIOR TO ALL OTHER NON-MUNICIPAL LIENS HEREINAFTER RECORDED. THIS ORDINANCE IS GRANTING A TAX EXEMPTION TO 155 WASHINGTON STREET URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, 155 WASHINGTON STREET, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07102 (C/O L&M, 1865 PALMER AVENUE, SUITE 203, LARCHMONT, NEW YORK 10538), FOR A PROJECT TO CONSTRUCT APPROXIMATELY 249 MARKET RATE RENTAL UNITS, 4,000 SQUARE FEET OF OFFICE SPACE, AND 6,000 SQUARE FEET OF RETAIL SPACE LOCATED ON PROPERTY KNOWN AS 141-149, 151-153, 155, 157-159 WASHINGTON STREET AND IDENTIFIED ON THE OFFICIAL TAX MAP OF THE CITY AS BLOCK 66, LOTS 12, 13, 38, 42, 43, 44, 45, 45-B01, 47, AND 47-B01, FOR A TERM EQUAL TO THE EARLIER OF THIRTY (30) YEARS FROM THE DATE OF EXECUTION OF THE FINANCIAL AGREEMENT, OR TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE DATE OF SUBSTANTIAL COMPLETION OF THE PROJECT, OR THE DATE OF WHEN NO BOND REMAINS OUTSTANDING, AND AUTHORIZI   Not available
18-1826 111. Hearing of CitizensHEARING OF CITIZENS 1. James Powell, 108-136 Martin Luther King Blvd., Newark, NJ The Mosaic on the Passaic. Appearing. 2. Munirah El-Bomani, 175 1st Street, Newark, NJ Accountability. Do your job with integrity and fairness. Appearing. 3. Opal R. Wright, 51 Vanderpool Street, Newark, NJ “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.” Not appearing. 4. William Bremner, 51 Clifton Avenue, Newark, NJ Security guard provisions within the Housing Code, Section 18:5-1. Not appearing. 5. Debra Salters, 263 Ridge Street, Newark, NJ Quality of life. Not appearing. 6. Louis Shockley, 86 Napoleon Street, Newark, NJ Stop Trump? Why? 7. Sheila Montague, 481 South 13th Street, Newark, NJ West Ward concerns. Not appearing. 8. 10-4 Evans, 9 Huntington Terr., Newark, NJ City of Newark landlord and community issues. Not appearing. 9. Brian L. Taylor, 120 Vassar Avenue, Newark, NJ Newark Liberalism, Neo-liberalism, surveillance and reality TV. Appearing. Additional Speakers: 10. Thomas Ibiang, 175 First Street, Newark, NJ Prison Re-entry. Not Appearing. 11. Katherine McCray, 72 Cedar    Video Video