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Meeting Name: Municipal Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 3/20/2019 6:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chamber
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19-0439 1  Hearing of CitizensHEARING OF CITIZENS 1. Colleen M. Field, 27 Foster Street, Newark, NJ First Black Mayor Kenneth Gibson appointed the First Black Police Director Augustus Dickerson. Appearing 2. Opal R. Wright, 51 Vanderpool Street, Newark, NJ “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.” Not Appearing 3. Dion McCutcheon, Lyons Gateway Apartments, Newark, NJ Newark Matters. Appearing 4. Samaan Aziz, 24 Fifth Avenue, Newark, NJ Opening a cannabis business in Newark. Not Appearing 5. Debra Salters, 263 Ridge Street, Newark, NJ Quality of Life - Reversed Robin Hood Syndrome. Appearing 6. Josculyn Moore, 18 North 12th Street, Newark, NJ Is there any hope for a change yes or no? Not Appearing 7. Thomas Ibiang, 175 1st Street, Newark, NJ Prison Re-entry. Appearing 8. Atta Boamah, 54 Leslie Street, Newark, NJ Problem with the City and Court. Appearing 9. Lisa Parker, 71½ Boston Street, Newark, NJ Municipal Council and Administration Code of Conduct. Appearing 10. Felicia Alston-Singleton, 152 12th Avenue, Newark, NJ Water and Housing worries. Appearing 11. Laura Muneton, 243 Halsey StreAccepted  Video Video
19-0457 15.-a ReportSecond River Joint Meeting, 2019 Second Quarter AssessmentAcceptedPass Not available
19-0458 15.-b ReportNewark Parking Authority, Meeting Minutes, January 10, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0459 15.-c ReportAffirmative Action Review Council, Meeting Minutes, January 28, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0460 15.-d ReportTaxicab Division, NPD, Minutes, October 11, 2018, December 6, 2018 and January 17, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0461 15.-e ReportNewark Housing Authority, Board of Commissioners Report, January 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0462 15.-f ReportNorth Jersey District Water Supply Commission, Public Commission Meeting Minutes, January 23, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0453 15.-gNewark Central Planning Board, Regular Public Hearing Meeting Minutes, January 28, 2019, February 4, 2019 and February 25, 2019ReportNewark Central Planning Board, Regular Public Hearing Meeting Minutes, January 28, 2019, February 4, 2019 and February 25, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
19-0456 15.-hNewark Landmarks & Historic Preservation Commission, Regular Public Hearing Meeting Minutes, February 6, 2019ReportNewark Landmarks & Historic Preservation Commission, Regular Public Hearing Meeting Minutes, February 6, 2019AcceptedPass Not available
18-1549 16F-aOrdinance Amendment (Zoning for Short Term Rentals)OrdinanceORDINANCE OF THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, AMENDING THE CITY OF NEWARK ZONING ORDINANCE, TITLE XLI, CHAPTERS 2 AND 4 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE, TO PERMIT SHORT TERM RENTAL USE IN ALL LEGAL DWELLINGS, AND ESTABLISH MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR SHORT TERM RENTAL USE. Deferred 6F-b 012319 Deferred 6F-a 020619 Deferred 6F-a 022219 Deferred 6F-a 030619 Deferred 6F-a 032019 Deferred 6F-a 040319 Deferred 6F-a 041719 Deferred 6PSF-b 051519 Deferred 6PSF-b 060619 Deferred 6PSF-b 071019deferred on first readingPass Video Video
18-1550 16F-bOrdinance (Short Term Rentals)OrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY ADDING NEW CHAPTER 14, ENTITLED “SHORT-TERM RENTALS TO TITLE XVIII”, ENTITLED ‘HOUSING CODE’. Deferred 6F-c 012319 Deferred 6F-b 020619 Deferred 6F-b 022219 Deferred 6F-b 030619 Deferred 6F-b 032019 Deferred 6F-b 040319 Deferred 6F-b 041719 Deferred 6PSF-c 051519 Deferred 6PSF-c 060619 Deferred 6PSF-c 071019deferred on first readingPass Video Video
18-1722 16F-cOrdinance amending and supplementing to add Transient Accommodation (Short Term Rentals) to the list of properties subject to the license fee assessmentOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 6PSF-h, JUNE 19, 2013, ORDINANCE AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING THE CODE OF THE CITY OF NEWARK TO AUTHORIZE THE CREATION OF A SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT TO BE KNOWN AS THE “GREATER NEWARK TOURISM IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT”, BY ADDING TRANSIENT ACCOMODATION (SHORT TERM RENTALS) TO THE LIST OF PROPERTIES SUBJECT TO THE LICENSE FEE ASSESSMENT AND AMENDS SCHEDULE A, TO AUTHORIZE THE INCLUSION OF TRANSIENT ACCOMODATIONS AS THEY BECOME IDENTIFIED. Deferred 6F-d 012319 Deferred 6F-c 020619 Deferred 6F-c 022219 Deferred 6F-c 030619 Deferred 6F-c 032019 Deferred 6F-c 040319 Deferred 6F-c 041719 Deferred 6PSF-d 051519 Deferred 6PSF-d 060619 Deferred 6PSF-d 071019deferred on first readingPass Video Video
18-1590 16F-dOrdinance 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 Deferred 9-a 121918 Deferred 9-a 010919 Deferred 6F-e 012319 Deferred 6F-d 020619 Deferred 6F-d 022219 Deferred 6F-d 030619 Deferred 6F-d 032019 Deferred 6F-d 040319 Deferred 6F-d 041719 Deferred 6PSF-e 051519 Deferred 6PSF-e 060619 Deferred 6PSF-e 071019deferred on first readingPass Video Video
18-1806 16F-eOrdinance: Armed Security Guards Required and Surveillance Cameras for Public or Private Buildings (50 to 100 Housing Units) (LM)OrdinanceAN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPLEMENT TITLE 18, CHAPTER 5, SECURITY, ARTICLE 1, HOUSING GUARDS, 18:5-1.1 ARMED SECURITY GUARD REQUIRED, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY ADDING A NEW SUBSECTION 18:5-1.1(c), PETITION TO REDUCE OR INCREASE THE HOURS OF ARMED SECURITY GUARDS FOR PUBLIC OR PRIVATE BUILDINGS WITH FIFTY (50) OR MORE HOUSING UNITS AND AMENDING 18:5-1.5 TO REQUIRE SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS NEAR ENTRANCES AND EXITS OF SAID BUILDINGS. Deferred 6F-e 022219 Deferred 6F-e 030619 Tabled McIver/Ramos 6F-e 032019TabledPass Video Video
19-0204 26F-f OrdinanceAMENDING ORDINANCE 6PSF-I, ADOPTED ON AUGUST 7, 2013, TO ADOPT THE THIRD AMENDMENT TO NEWARK'S RIVER PUBLIC ACCESS AND REDEVELOPMENT PLAN, BY REVISING CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO LOTS 30, 31, 34, 40, 42, 45, 80, AND 82 IN BLOCK 447, AN AREA BOUNDED BY MOUNT PLEASANT AVENUE, CLAY STREET, AND MCCARTER HIGHWAY (CENTRAL WARD).Adopted on first readingPass Video Video
19-0061 16PSF-aEmployee Ownership and Loan Guarantee ProgramOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE II, CHAPTER 10, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY CREATING AND ESTABLISHING SECTION 8, AN EMPLOYEE OWNERSHIP LOAN AND LOAN GUARANTEE PROGRAM AND RULES FOR QUALIFYING CERTAIN BUSINESSES AS MINORITY, WOMEN AND VETERAN-OWNED.closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Video Video
18-1768 16PSF-bIrvine Turner Apartments Tax Abatement ApplicationOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE GRANTING A THIRTY (30) YEAR TAX ABATEMENT TO IRVINE TURNER APARTMENTS URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, 122 E. 42nd STREET, SUITE 4900, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10168, FOR A PROJECT TO REHABILITATE FOUR (4) BUILDINGS CONTAINING NINETY-FOUR (94) AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS, LOCATED AT 385-391, 393-395, 396-402, 397-403, AND 416-432 IRVINE TURNER BOULEVARD, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY AND IDENTIFIED ON THE CITY’S TAX MAPS AS BLOCK 2675, LOTS 40, 41, 44, BLOCK 2678, LOT 16 AND BLOCK 2693, LOT 7. (SOUTH WARD)closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Video Video
18-1769 16PSF-cCenter City Apartments Tax Abatement ApplicationOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE GRANTING A THIRTY (30) YEAR TAX ABATEMENT TO CENTER CITY APARTMENTS URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, 122 E 42nd STREET, SUITE 4900, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10168, FOR A PROJECT TO REHABILITATE TWO (2) BUILDINGS CONTAINING FORTY-NINE (49) AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS, LOCATED AT 76-80 COURT STREET AND 40-44 W. KINNEY STREET, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY AND IDENTIFIED ON THE CITY’S TAX MAP AS BLOCK 100, LOT 14 AND BLOCK 116, LOTS 18 AND 20. (CENTRAL WARD)closed on public hearing and adoptedPass Video Video
19-0035 16PSF-d98 Frelinghuysen Ave Tax AbatementOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE GRANTING A TWENTY-THREE (23) YEAR TAX ABATEMENT TO 98 FRELINGHUYSEN REAL ESTATE URBAN RENEWAL ENTITY, LLC, 56 NEW HOOK ROAD, SUITE 2F, BAYONNE, NEW JERSEY 07002, FOR A PROJECT TO DELIVER A SITE PAD AND CONSTRUCT A ONE HUNDRED TEN (110) ROOM HOTEL ABOVE THE EXISTING PARKING GARAGE LOCATED AT 94-120 FRELINGHUYSEN AVENUE, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, ALSO KNOWN AS 98 FRELINGHUYSEN AVENUE, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY AND IDENTIFIED ON THE CITY’S TAX MAP AS BLOCK 2780, LOT 1. Deferred 6PSF-d 032019 Deferred 6PSF-a (s) 032619maintained on public hearing and deferred to Special meetingPass Video Video
19-0225 17R1-aT2099 VEHICLES, TRUCKS, PICKUP CLASS 1ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Use of State Contract(s) T-2099 Vehicles, Trucks, Pickup, Class 1 Purpose: Purchase two (2) 2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman 4x4 Quad Cab Entity Name(s)/Address(s): Hertrich Fleet Services, Inc., 1427 Bay Road, Milford, Delaware 19963 Contract Amount: $52,566.50 Funding Source: 037-755-7555-94330-B2018/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: Upon approval by Municipal Council through July 27, 2019, inclusive of extensions by the State Contract Basis: ( ) Bid (X) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: This is a one-time purchase and the Purchase Order and the resolution is the contract. The purchase of these vehicles are for the Department of Water and Sewer Utilities’ Watershed Security Patrol.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0253 17R1-b19-0253 TE-8/SAFER Grant 2017-2019ResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Temporary Emergency Appropriation Purpose: Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Funding Source: United States Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency Appropriation Amount: $270,000.00 Budget Year: 2019 Contract Period: February 11, 2017 through February 10, 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: Funds accepted by Resolution: 7R9- b adopted on October 18, 2017. Operating Agency: Public Safety - Fire Department Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0373 17R1-cTE#9 April 2019 Temporary Budget ExtensionResolutionDept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Temporary Emergency Appropriation Purpose: To provide funds for the operating expenses until the adoption of the 2019 Operating Budget for the City of Newark and Department of Water and Sewer Utilities. Funding Source: 2019 Budget Appropriation Amount: $50,149,514.00 Budget Year: 2019 Contract Period: April 1, 2019 through April 30, 2019 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: Operating Agency: All Departments Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.AdoptedPass Video Video
18-1340 17R2-aResolution Amending Redevelopment Agreement-Old Third Ward DevelopmentResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Redevelopment Agreement Purpose: Second Amendment to Redevelopment Agreement Entity Name: Old Third Ward Redevelopment, LLC Entity Address: 3 East Stow Road, Marlton, New Jersey 08053 Contract Amount: $0.00 Development Agreement Term: N/A City Contribution to Development Project: ( ) Grant or Loan ( ) Guarantee (X) None ( ) Other Developer Investment: $3,712,000.00 Developer Third-Party Financing Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient (X) n/a List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 134-148 Spruce Street/Block 2556/Lot 1.01/Central Ward 135-145 Spruce Street/Block 2563/Lot 75/Central Ward Additional Information: Deferred 7R2-d 022219 Deferred 7R2-a 030619 Deferred 7R2-a 032019DeferredPass Video Video
19-0216 17R2-bpreliminary investigation as to whether the properties in the Study Area qualify as an “area in need of redevelopment”ResolutionDept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Investigation for Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Central Planning Board to determine if area is in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 16-24 William Street/Block 94/Lot 6/Central Ward 26-30 William Street/Block 94/Lot 3/Central Ward 32-34 William Street/Block 94/Lot 1/Central Ward Additional Information:AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0206 17R4-a2019 Petty CashResolutionDept/ Agency: Finance Action: (X ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Establishing Petty Cash Funds Period: January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 Total Amount: $8,750.00 Additional Information: See Exhibit for custodians and amountsAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0150 17R5-aApplication/Acceptance of Grant Funds - Rutgers UniversityResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Application/Acceptance of Grant Funds Purpose: To improve screening rates and health outcomes for colorectal cancer. Entity Name: Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Entity Address: 195 Little Albany Street, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 Grant Amount: $157,459.61 Funding Source: ScreenNJ Total Project Cost: $0.00 City Contribution: $0.00 Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00 Contract Period: January 1, 2019 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:AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0209 17R5-bFY19 Ryan White - Rutgers Special DentalResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Special Services Dental Clinic Entity Address: 110 Bergen Street, Room D-881, Newark, New Jersey 07103 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $559,315.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $217,500.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0213 17R5-cFY19 Ryan White - PROCEEDResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: Puerto Rican Organization for Community Education and Economic Development, Inc. (PROCEED) Entity Address: 1126 Dickinson Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $342,034.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $132,396.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 20AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0221 17R5-dFY19 Ryan White - La Casa De Don PedroResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: La Casa de Don Pedro, Inc. Entity Address: 75 Park Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $357,786.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $95,750.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0246 17R5-eFY19 Ryan White - New Jersey AIDS ServicesResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: New Jersey AIDS Services, Inc. Entity Address: 44 South Street, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $608,000.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $185,175.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0307 17R5-fFY19 Ryan White - CCAN Union County JailResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, Union County Jail Discharge Planning Program Entity Address: 590 North 7th Street, Newark, New Jersey 07107 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $61,755.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $29,300.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 20AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0308 17R5-gFY19 Ryan White - Positive HealthcareResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: Positive Health Care, Inc. Entity Address: 333 Washington Street, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $197,810.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $58,250.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0310 17R5-hFY19 Ryan White - Rutgers FXB CenterResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: François-Xavier Bagnoud Center, School of Nursing, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey Entity Address: Stanley S. Bergen Building (SSB), 65 Bergen Street, 8th Floor, Newark, New Jersey 07107 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $257,307.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $116,153.00. Ryan White funds accepted bAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0316 17R5-iFY19 Ryan White - Futurebridge Business Solutions, Inc.ResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: FutureBridge Business Solutions, Inc. Entity Address: 16 Old Coach Road, Randolph, New Jersey 07869 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $464,218.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) N/A Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $171,571.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0317 17R5-jFY19 Ryan White - Rutgers STARTResolutionDept/ Agency: Health and Community Wellness Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Contract with Sub-recipient Purpose: To provide HIV/AIDS related health and support services to the Newark Eligible Metropolitan Area Entity Name: Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, START Program Entity Address: 65 Bergen Street, 5th Floor, Newark, New Jersey 07101 Grant Amount: Not to exceed $413,000.00 Funding Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Account Code Line: NW051-G18-2H8U0-A-72090-B2018 Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through February 29, 2020 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions (X) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale (X) Grant (X) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Partial Certification of Funds in the amount of $170,969.00. Ryan White funds accepted by Resolution 7R5-b adopted on December 5, 2018.AdoptedPass Video Video
18-1021 17R6-aWorkers Compensation Settlement - Verneida BaileyResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation Claim C.P. No.: 2014-20548 Claimant: Verneida Bailey Claimant's Attorney: Law Office of Andrea N. Mazzula, LLC. Attorney's Address: 481 Bloomfield Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07107 Settlement Amount: $37,817.00 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
18-1332 17R6-bWorkers Compensation Settlement - Eddie RussellResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation Claim C.P. No.: 2015-27960 Claimant: Eddie Russell Claimant's Attorney: Forman, Cardonsky & Lawrence, LLC. Attorney's Address: 701 Westfield Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208 Settlement Amount: $23,021.50 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
18-1582 17R6-cWorkers Compensation Settlement - Aida MontoyaResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation Claim C.P. No.: 2006-16630 Claimant: Aida Montoya Claimant's Attorney: Tobin, Kessler, Greenstein, Caruso, Weiner & Konray Attorney's Address: 136 Central Avenue, Clark, New Jersey 07066 Settlement Amount: $70,155.12 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
18-1841 17R6-dWorkers Compensation Settlement - Lovie GibsonResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation Claim C.P. No.: 2013-11406 Claimant: Lovie Gibson Claimant's Attorney: Lord, Kobrin, Alvarez & Fattell Attorney's Address: 1283 Route 22 East, Mountainside, New Jersey 07092 Settlement Amount: $83,248.00 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0214 17R6-eWorkers Compensation Settlement - John CasalinhoResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation Claim C.P. No.: 2017-8215 Claimant: John Casalinho Claimant's Attorney: Gill & Chamas, L.L.C. Attorney's Address: 655 Florida Grove Road, P.O. Box 760, Woodbridge, New Jersey 07095 Settlement Amount: $25,310.00 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund Additional Comments: Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0318 17R6-fPre-Litigation Settlement (Millenium Tree Services)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Civil Litigation - Pre-suit Settlement Docket No.: N/A Claimant: Millenium Tree Services and Landscape Design, Inc., 758 Degraw Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Claimant's Attorney: N/A Attorney's Address: N/A Settlement Amount:$100,675.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Public Works, Division of Sanitation Account Code Line: Insurance Fund Additional Comments: This resolution and settlement agreement resolves all outstanding invoices for Millenium Tree Services and Landscape Design, Inc., for the tree removal services it rendered from October 1, 2018 through October 31, 2018. Invitation: Corporation CounselAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0375 17R7-aBernardo W. Henry, Esq.ResolutionDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor/Newark Municipal Court Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Professional Service Contract Purpose: To serve as Per Diem Public Defender for Municipal Court Entity Name: Bernardo W. Henry, Esq. Entity Address: 214 Oakwood Avenue, Suite 3, Orange, New Jersey 07050 Contract Amount: An amount not to exceed $17,000.00 Funding Source: 2019 Budget/Office of the Mayor Contract Period: March 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information:AdoptedPass Video Video
18-0956 17R8-aResolution: Ceremonuial Street Designation - Monsignor William J. Linder (LQ)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Ceremonial Street Designation Honoree: Monsignor William J. Linder Date(s): TBD Official Street Name(s): 14th Avenue and Jones Street Ceremonial Intersection Name: Monsignor William J. Linder Way Sponsor: Council Vice-President, Luis A. Quintana Additional Information:AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0314 17R8-bResolution: Hold Harmless Indemnification Agreement - Easter Egg Hunt 2019 (LQ)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Hold Harmless and Indemnification Agreement Purpose: Annual Easter Egg Hunt Entity Name: Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Entity Address: 115 Clifton Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Event Location: Branch Brook Park - Visitor’s Center (between Heller Parkway and Mill Street), Newark, New Jersey 07104 Event Date(s): Saturday, April 20, 2019 Event Time: 12:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. (Includes Set-up time at 8:00 A.M. and Cleanup/Take-down completed at 5:00 P.M.) Additional Information: Rain Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 Sponsor: Council Vice-President, Luis A. QuintanaAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0407 17R8-cResolution: Sister City Invitation - San Sebastian, P.R. (LQ)ResolutionDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Establishing a Sister Cities Relationship Purpose: Benefit from cultural and economic exchanges City/State/Country: Municipality of San Sebastian, Puerto Rico Sponsor: Council Member, Luis A. Quintana Additional Information:AdoptedPass Video Video
19-0437 17R8-dResolution: Appointment to the Board of Adjustment - Wesley N. Jenkins, IV (JM)AppointmentDept/ Agency: Offices of Municipal Council/City Clerk Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Board of Adjustment Appointment Purpose: Re-appointment of Regular Member Name of Appointee: Wesley N. Jenkins, IV Address: 71 Quitman Place, Apt #2-B, Newark, New Jersey 07103 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending January 31, 2022 Sponsor: Council Member, Joseph A. McCallum, Jr. Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0438 17R8-eResolution: Expressing Profound Sorrow and Regret (3/20/19)ResolutionEXPRESSING PROFOUND SORROW AND REGRET Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. Mr. Cicero Stephens, Jr. 2. Mrs. Trish Morris-Yamba Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 3. Mr. Kenneth A. ThomasAdoptedPass Video Video
19-0440 17R8-fResolution: Recognizing and Commending (3/20/19)ResolutionRECOGNIZING & COMMENDING Sponsored by President Mildred C. Crump 1. Individuals honored during the 62nd Ghana Anniversary Ceremony 2. Individuals honored during the Amina Baraka Empowering Women Awards Dinner 3. Dr. Andrew Baddoo, President of Ghana Association for Medical Aid (GAMA) 4. Rose Buds Youth Choir of First Timothy Missionary Baptist Church Sponsored by Council Member John Sharpe James 5. Ms. Gladys Dawson Davis, on her 90th Birthday Celebration Sponsored by Council Member LaMonica R. McIver 6. Beulah Bible Cathedral Church, on its’ 80th Anniversary, 1939-2019 Sponsored by Council Member Luis A. Quintana 7. Individuals honored by the City of Newark and the Ecuadorian American Chamber of New Jersey during the 9th Annual Tribute to the International Women’s Day, 2019 8. Individuals honored during the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Columbia BankAdoptedPass Video Video
18-1337 17R12-aPeddie CSO Improvements - Arcadis Professional Engineering ServicesResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: Amendment #1 for Design and Construction Administration of Improvements to the Peddie Ditch CSO Entity Name: Arcadis U.S., Inc. Entity Address: 17-17 Route 208 North, Suite 200, Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $335,200.00 Funding Source: 2017 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: Until completion of construction as per N.J.S.A. 40A:11-15(9) Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open (X) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Resolution 7R12-e adopted on December 18, 2013, awarded contract in the amount of $276,900.00. Amendment #1 increases the contract amount by $58,300.00, for a new total contract amount not to exceed $335,200.00.AdoptedPass Video Video
18-1830 17R12-bH2M Associates - Amendment Number 1 to Professional Engineering Services on an as needed basisResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X ) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: Amendment #1 for Professional Engineering Services on an As-Needed Basis Entity Name: H2M Associates, Inc. Entity Address: 119 Cherry Hill Road, Parsippany, New Jersey 07054 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $226,847.00 Funding Source: 2018 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: January 30, 2018 through January 29, 2019 Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS (X ) Fair & Open (X ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Original Resolution 7R12-a (s/as) adopted on January 30, 2018, for a contract amount not to exceed $100,000.00. Amendment #1 increases the contract amount by $126,847.00, for a total contract amount not to exceed $226,847.00.AdoptedPass Video Video
18-1829 27R12-cAmendment No. 4 for Design and/or Administer Construction to Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO) Sites - Arcadis US, Inc.ResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: Amendment #4 to provide Design and/or Administer Construction at several Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO) Sites (Roanoke Avenue, Fourth Avenue and Delavan Avenue) Entity Name: Arcadis U.S., Inc. Entity Address: 17-17 Route 208 North, Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $3,743,000.00 Funding Source: Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: Until completion of construction as per N.J.S.A. 40A:11-15(9) Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open (X) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Original Resolution 7R12-c adopted on September 8, 2011 for a contract amount not to exceed $1,250,000.00. Amendment #1 Resolution 7R12-c adopted on September 6, 2012 for a contract increased the contract amount by $975,0AdoptedFail Not available
18-1829 17R12-cAmendment No. 4 for Design and/or Administer Construction to Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO) Sites - Arcadis US, Inc.ResolutionDept/ Agency: Water and Sewer Utilities Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Professional Services Contract Purpose: Amendment #4 to provide Design and/or Administer Construction at several Combined Sewer Overflows (CSO) Sites (Roanoke Avenue, Fourth Avenue and Delavan Avenue) Entity Name: Arcadis U.S., Inc. Entity Address: 17-17 Route 208 North, Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410 Contract Amount: Not to exceed $3,743,000.00 Funding Source: Department of Water and Sewer Utilities Contract Period: Until completion of construction as per N.J.S.A. 40A:11-15(9) Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor (X) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS ( ) Fair & Open (X) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ ( ) Private Sale ( ) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a Additional Information: Original Resolution 7R12-c adopted on September 8, 2011 for a contract amount not to exceed $1,250,000.00. Amendment #1 Resolution 7R12-c adopted on September 6, 2012 for a contract increased the contract amount by $975,0deferred to a special meetingPass Video Video
18-1772 18.-a OrdinanceAN ORDINANCE REPEALING AND REPLACING TITLE VIII, BUSINESSES AND OCCUPATIONS, CHAPTER 23, PRECIOUS METALS AND GEMS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED AND REQUIRES THE USE OF ELECTRONIC DATABASE RECORDING FOR SECONDHAND AND TRANSIENT DEALERS.advanced to first readingPass Video Video
19-0195 18.-bOrdinance-Professional Review Fees, Escrows and ProceduresOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY AMENDING THE ZONING CODE OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, TITLE XLI, TO INCLUDE A NEW SECTION UNDER SECTION 15 ENTITLED “SECTION 12.3: PROFESSIONAL REVIEW FEES, ESCROWS, AND PROCEDURES” TO ESTABLISH PROFESSIONAL REVIEW FEES AND ESCROW DEPOSITS FOR THE REVIEW AND ADMINISTRATION OF REVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS MADE TO THE CITY OF NEWARK’S CENTRAL PLANNING BOARD, BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT AND/OR LANDMARKS AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION.Advanced and adopted on first readingPass Video Video
19-0443 18.-cOrdinance amending XLI, Chapter 12: Zoning Board of AdjustmentOrdinanceORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE XLI, CHAPTER 12, SECTION 2-1 OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED TO CORRECT THE CURRENT TERMS OF OFFICE.advanced to first readingPass Video Video
19-0347 18.-dAppointment to LGBTQ Commission (Atahualpa)AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Regular Member of the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender and Questioning Advisory Commission Name of Appointee: Bryan Atahualpa Address: 192 Lincoln Ave, Apt. #2, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending June 1, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling vacancyConfirmed Pass Video Video
19-0472 18.-e AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Federally Qualified Health Center Board of Commission Name of Appointee: Raymond A. Brandes Address: 48 Stephen Street, Dover, New Jersey 07802 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending April 15, 2020 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling vacancyConfirmed Pass Video Video
19-0473 18.-f AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Federally Qualified Health Center Board of Commission Name of Appointee: Gerald Whitaker Address: 26 Lessing Road, West Orange, New Jersey 07052 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending April 15, 2020 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling vacancyConfirmed Pass Video Video
19-0475 18.-g AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Taxicab Commission Name of Appointee: Petro Abdelmessieh Address: 522 Jackson Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07201 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on November 17, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling the unexpired vacancy left by Al-Samad Ali SawabConfirmed Pass Video Video
19-0476 18.-h AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Commission on the Status of Women Name of Appointee: Fiordaliza Lopez Address: 193 Manchester Place, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on February 17, 2021 Sponsor: Additional Information: Replacing Jamillah Muhammad, whose term expired February 17, 2017Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0486 18.-iCentral Planning BoardAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Class IV Member of the Central Planning Board Name of Appointee: Anthony Timmons Address: 129 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07112 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on March 17, 2022 Sponsor: Additional Information: Replacing vacancy left by Michael Lockett, who became an employee of the city and can no longer serve. Term concurrent with appointment on Environmental CommissionConfirmed Pass Video Video
19-0481 18.-jAffirmative Action ReviewAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Re-Appointment Purpose: Municipal Council Representative of the Affirmative Action Review Council Name of Appointee: Eddie Osborne Address: 180 Second Street, Newark, New Jersey 07107 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending June 1, 2020 Sponsor: Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0482 18.-kAfrican CommissionAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Re-Appointment Purpose: African Commission Name of Appointee: Anthony Afolo Address: 138-162 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Apt #A 1215, Newark, New Jersey 07104 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending November 19, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0483 18.-lAfrican CommissionAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Re-Appointment Purpose: African Commission Name of Appointee: Innocent Okems Okemezie Address: 147 Vermont Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07106 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on November 19, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0484 18.-mAfrican CommissionAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Re-Appointment Purpose: African Commission Name of Appointee: Barbara King Address: 337 Goldsmith Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07112 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending November 19, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0485 18.-nAfrican CommissionAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Re-Appointment Purpose: African Commission Name of Appointee: Abdual Swaray Address: 100 Hedden Terrance Street, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on November 19, 2019 Sponsor: Additional Information:Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0336 19.-a AppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Commission on the Status of Women Name of Appointee: Kathy M. Dowtin Address: 854 South 15th Street, 3rd Floor, Newark, New Jersey 07108 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on January 4, 2020 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling unexpired term left by the resignation of Janice Kettles Deferred 8a 030619Confirmed Pass Video Video
19-0403 19.-bStatus on Women CommissionAppointmentDept/ Agency: Office of the Mayor Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Appointment Purpose: Commission on the Status on Women Name of Appointee: Shakira H. McKnight Address: 22 Goldsmith Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07112 Appointment Term: Commencing upon confirmation and ending on February 17, 2021 Sponsor: Additional Information: Filling unexpired term left by the resignation of Tracy L. Munford Deferred 8d (s) 031219Confirmed Pass Video Video
18-1970 29.-cMedical Marijuana Zoning OrdinanceOrdinanceAN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CITY OF NEWARK ZONING ORDINANCE, TITLE XLI, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, 2000, BY AMENDING THE DEFINITIONS AND ADOPTING LAND USE REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA TREATMENT CENTERS. Failed 8a (s) 031219 Failed 9-c 032019advanced to first readingFail Not available
19-1063 17M-a MotionA motion instructing the City Clerk’s Office to requesting that the Department of Economic and Housing Development provide the status of the property located at 391 parker Street. Also, when will the property be redeemed by the City and put on the auction list?AdoptedPass Not available
19-1066 17M-b MotionA motion instruction the City Clerk’s Office to requesting that the Department of Economic and Housing Development provide the Municipal Council with the status of 457 Summer Avenue and clean the lot located at 458 Summer Avenue.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1067 17M-c MotionA motion instructing the City Clerk’s Office to request that the Department of Economic and Housing Development provide the definition of the meaning of “pre-designated” properties.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1068 17M-d MotionA motion requesting that the City’s Congressional and State Delegations assist the City of Newark in its efforts to have New Jersey Department of Transpiration (NJDOT), increase its cleaning and maintenance program for McCarter Highway (Route 21), I-78 and 280, in addition to providing greater lighting for the underpasses traversing McCarter Highway; furthermore, requesting that strong consideration be given to the upgrading and renovation of Newark Penn Station.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1069 17M-e MotionA motion requesting that the City’s Congressional and State Delegations assist the City of Newark in its efforts to have New Jersey Department of Transpiration (NJDOT), increase its cleaning and maintenance program for McCarter Highway (Route 21), I-78 and 280, in addition to providing greater lighting for the underpasses traversing McCarter Highway; furthermore, requesting that strong consideration be given to the upgrading and renovation of Newark Penn Station.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1072 17M-f MotionA motion requesting that the Administration strongly consider its full participation in the various workshops and programs being offered and conducted by the National League of Cities (NLC), including the sponsorship of deserving and talented Newark youths to the NLC Youth Delegation.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1073 17M-g MotionA motion requesting that a letter be sent to the developers of “Pre-Designated” properties to notify them that they are responsible for maintaining the properties.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1071 17M-h MotionA motion requesting that the City’s Congressional and State Delegations assist the City of Newark in its efforts to have New Jersey Department of Transpiration (NJDOT), increase its cleaning and maintenance program for McCarter Highway (Route 21), I-78 and 280, in addition to providing greater lighting for the underpasses traversing McCarter Highway; furthermore, requesting that strong consideration be given to the upgrading and renovation of Newark Penn Station.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1074 17M-i MotionA motion requesting that the Administration provide to the Governing Body, through the City Clerk’s Office, the preparations and strategies being used to maximize in advance the City’s 2020 Census Bureau compilation efforts.AdoptedPass Not available
19-1075 17M-j MotionA motion requesting that a letter be sent to the Departments of Public Safety and Recreation, Cultural Affairs and Senior Services, commending the departments for their work and participation in the Portugal Day Festival.AdoptedPass Not available