City of Newark  
City Hall  
920 Broad Street  
Newark, New Jersey 07102  
Meeting Agenda - Final  
REGULAR MEETING  
Wednesday, March 20, 2024  
6:30 PM  
Council Chamber  
Municipal Council  
Council Member Patrick O. Council  
Council Member C. Lawrence Crump  
Council Member Carlos M. Gonzalez  
Council Member Dupré L. Kelly  
Council Member Luis A. Quintana  
Council Member Anibal Ramos, Jr.  
Council Member Louise Scott-Rountree  
Council Member Michael J. Silva  
President LaMonica R. McIver  
Kecia Daniels, City Clerk  
Abraham Negron, Deputy City Clerk  
1.  
2.  
CALL TO ORDER  
NATIONAL ANTHEM / PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE  
I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the  
Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty  
and justice for all.  
INVOCATION  
3.  
STATEMENT ON OPEN PUBLIC MEETINGS ACT  
In accordance with New Jersey P.I. 1975, Chapter 231, Section 5,  
adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the Star Ledger,  
the Jersey Journal and the public at large; establishing the date, time  
and location of this meeting, by posting on the designated bulletin board  
in City Hall and by filing with the Office of the City Clerk, the schedule of  
regular meetings and conferences of the Newark Municipal Council as  
adopted as 7R8-a on December 6, 2023. In addition, the agenda for  
this meeting was disseminated on March 15, 2024 at the time of  
preparation and posted on the website of the City of Newark.  
4.  
ROLL CALL  
HEARING OF CITIZENS  
1. EMILY AIKENS  
2. DEBRA SALTERS  
3. LISA MITCHELSON PARKER  
4. MUNIRAH EL-BOMANI  
5. NADIRAH BROWN  
6. GEORGE TILLMAN, JR.  
7. DENISE CRAWFORD  
8. OPAL R. WRIGHT  
9. GLENN HAMILTON  
10. FAHKEIRA BRADLEY  
11. ALIF MUHAMMAD  
12. CHÉ COLTER  
13. YUSUF SHABAZZ  
14. DEBRA MAPSON  
15. DONNA JACKSON  
16. LATOYA JACKSON  
17. GEE CURETON  
18. KEVIN CENAC  
19. GLORIA MILLS  
20. SARENA WATSON  
21. RICKY BRAEN  
22. LONNIE HALL  
23. CASSANDRA DOCK  
5.  
REPORTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF CITY OFFICERS, BOARDS,  
AND COMMISSIONS  
5-a  
26, 2024.  
5-b  
5-c  
5-d  
2024.  
2023.  
December 31, 2022.  
6.  
ORDINANCES  
6F  
First Reading  
6F-a  
ORDINANCE  
AMENDING  
TITLE  
VIII,  
BUSINESSES  
AND  
OCCUPATIONS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF  
THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND  
SUPPLEMENTED, BY TO CREATE CHAPTER 39, SMOKE SHOPS,  
AND ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS.  
Deferred 8-a 022124  
6F-b  
ORDINANCE  
AMENDING  
TITLE  
VIII,  
BUSINESSES  
AND  
OCCUPATIONS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF  
THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND  
SUPPLEMENTED,  
MOTOR VEHICLE  
TO  
PARKING  
CREATE  
LOT  
CHAPTER  
LICENSE,  
40,  
AND  
COMMERCIAL  
ESTABLISH  
RULES AND REGULATIONS.  
Deferred 8-c 022124  
The Ordinances adopted today on First Reading will be advertised in  
accordance with law, and a public hearing will be held at a regular meeting  
on April 10, 2024, or as soon thereafter as practical, in the Council Chamber,  
Second Floor, City Hall, Newark, New Jersey.  
6PSF  
Public Hearing, Second Reading and Final Passage  
6PSF-a  
ORDINANCE  
AMENDING  
CODE ENFORCING  
TITLE  
VII,  
AGENCY,  
STATE  
UNIFORM  
2,  
CONSTRUCTION  
CHAPTER  
PERMITS AND FEES, SECTION 3, CONSTRUCTION PERMIT, OF  
THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK,  
NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, TO ADD  
PROVISION EXEMPTING CITY-OCCUPIED PROPERTIES.  
6PSF-b  
6PSF-c  
ORDINANCE  
AMENDING  
TITLE  
VIII,  
BUSINESSES  
AND  
OCCUPATIONS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF  
THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND  
SUPPLEMENTED,  
CONTAINER  
REGULATIONS.  
TO  
CREATE  
CHAPTER  
AND ESTABLISH  
41,  
INTERMODAL  
RULES AND  
LOT LICENSE,  
THIS 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.  
AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A TWENTY-FIVE YEAR (25) YEAR TAX  
ABATEMENT TO NMA OWNERS URBAN RENEWAL, LLC, 1865  
PALMER AVENUE, SUITE 203, LARCHMONT, NEW YORK 10538,  
FOR  
A
PROJECT  
TO  
CONSTRUCT  
APPROXIMATELY  
(200)  
MARKET RATE RESIDENTIAL RENTAL UNITS, (50) AFFORDABLE  
HOUSING  
FEET OF  
RESIDENTIAL  
GROUND  
UNITS,  
FLOOR  
APPROXIMATELY  
RETAIL SPACE,  
2,598 SQUARE  
AND AN  
APPROXIMATELY 4,216 SQUARE FOOT GALLERY THAT WILL BE  
LEASED AND OPERATED BY THE NEWARK MUSEUM OF ART  
LOCATED AT 146 UNIVERSITY AVENUE, 75-83 CENTRAL AVENUE,  
61-63 WASHINGTON  
WASHINGTON  
WASHINGTON  
STREET,  
STREET,  
STREET,  
AVENUE, 65 CENTRAL AVENUE, 69 CENTRAL AVENUE AND 71-73  
CENTRAL AVENUE, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07102 AND  
65 WASHINGTON  
69 WASHINGTON  
STREET,  
STREET,  
67  
71  
61 CENTRAL  
AVENUE,  
63 CENTRAL  
IDENTIFIED ON THE OFFICIAL TAX MAP OF THE CITY OF  
NEWARK, AS BLOCK 34, LOTS 1 AND 47 AND BLOCK 35, LOTS 21,  
22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34 AND 35 AND AUTHORIZING THE  
EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF  
A
FINANCIAL AGREEMENT AND  
OTHER APPLICABLE DOCUMENTS RELATED TO THE ISSUANCE  
OF REDEVELOPMENT AREA BONDS (NON-RECOURSE TO THE  
FULL FAITH AND CREDIT OF THE CITY), AUTHORIZING THE  
ISSUANCE  
PRINCIPAL  
OF  
AMOUNT  
THE  
REDEVELOPMENT  
AREA  
BONDS  
$500,000.00 AND  
IN  
A
NOT TO EXCEED  
DETERMINING  
VARIOUS  
OTHER  
MATTERS  
IN  
CONNECTION  
THEREWITH (CENTRAL WARD).  
6PSF-d  
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING 6PSF-C, ADOPTED ON JANUARY 5,  
2017, AND AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF NEWARK,  
AND/OR HIS DESIGNEE, THE DEPUTY MAYOR/DIRECTOR OF THE  
DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND HOUSING DEVELOPMENT TO  
ENTER INTO AND EXECUTE  
AGREEMENT FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF REAL PROPERTY WITH  
THE NEW JERSEY SCHOOLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY  
A
THIRD AMENDMENT TO THE  
MODIFYING CERTAIN MILESTONES SET FORTH IN THE SECOND  
AMENDED AGREEMENT OF SALE AND RECORDED AMENDED  
DEED OF CONVEYANCE.  
6PSF-e  
6PSF-f  
AN ORDINANCE OF THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF  
NEWARK PROVIDING FOR A “CAP” ORDINANCE TO EXCEED THE  
MUNICIPAL BUDGET APPROPRIATION LIMITS AND TO ESTABLISH  
A CAP BANK (N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14).  
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE X, FINANCE AND TAXATION,  
CHAPTER 23, FIVE-YEAR TAX EXEMPTION AND ABATEMENT, OF  
THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK,  
NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY  
AMENDING  
GRANTING OF FIVE YEAR TAX EXEMPTIONS AND ABATEMENTS  
FOR MULTIPLE DWELLINGS, COMMERCIAL, AND INDUSTRIAL  
STRUCTURES.  
MULTIPLE  
SECTIONS  
AND  
REINSTATING  
THE  
AGENDA RESOLUTION CODES PER DEPARTMENT  
1
Administration  
2
Economic and Housing Development  
Engineering  
3
4
Finance  
5
Health and Community Wellness  
Law  
6
7
Mayor's Office  
8
Municipal Council and City Clerk  
Public Safety  
9
10  
11  
12  
Public Works  
Recreation, Cultural Affairs and Senior Services  
Water Sewer Utility  
7.  
RESOLUTIONS  
7R1  
7R1-a  
Administration  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Temporary Emergency Appropriation  
Purpose: City Hall Sky Light Grant - Cash Match (East Ward)  
Funding Source: City of Newark  
Appropriation Amount: $750,000.00  
Budget Year: 2024  
Contract Period: Upon completion  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution #7R3-b adopted on April 27, 2021.  
Operating Agency: Department of Engineering  
Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.  
Deferred 7R1-a 030624  
7R1-b  
Dept/ 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 2024 Operating Budget for the City of Newark and  
Department of Water and Sewer Utilities.  
Funding Source: 2024 Budget  
Appropriation Amount: $62,326,905.00  
Budget Year: 2024  
Contract Period: April 1, 2024 through April 30, 2024  
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.  
7R1-c  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Temporary Emergency Appropriation  
Purpose: Emergency Solutions Grant - CARES Act (ESG-CV)  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Appropriation Amount: $1,894,414.19  
Budget Year: 2024  
Contract Period: September 1, 2019 through September 30, 2024  
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-d adopted on February 21, 2024.  
Operating Agency: Office of the Mayor and Other Agencies, Office of  
Homeless Services  
Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.  
7R1-d  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Temporary Emergency Appropriation  
Purpose: Newark Pedestrianization Program  
Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Community Affairs -  
Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Fund  
Appropriation Amount: $6,500,000.00  
Budget Year: 2024  
Contract Period: Upon completion  
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 7R3-e adopted on August 2, 2023.  
Operating Agency: Department of Engineering  
Two-Thirds vote of full membership required.  
7R1-e  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of Management and Budget  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Exception to Public Bidding - specific exception  
N.J.S.A. 40A:11-5(1)(dd)  
Purpose: To provide support and maintenance of proprietary computer  
software and hardware.  
Entity Name: Microsoft, through their authorized reseller  
GovConnection, Inc.  
Entity Address: 732 Milford Road, Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054  
Contract Amount: Not to exceed $775,000.00  
Funding Source: Fund 011; Department 030; Agency 0306; Account  
71450  
Contract Period: For a period not to exceed twelve (12) months,  
commencing on March 1, 2024 through February 28, 2025,  
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:  
7R1-f  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Division of Central Purchasing  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending  
Type of Service: Extension of Emergency Contract #E2023-14  
Purpose: To extend the Emergency Contract #E2023-14 to provide  
removal and replacement of (3) elevators located at 110 William Street,  
94 William Street, and 394 University Avenue for the next (9) months.  
Entity Name: Liberty Elevator Corporation  
Entity Address: 62 East 24th Street, Paterson, New Jersey 07514  
Contract Amount: Not to exceed $1,019,536.00  
Funding Source: 2023 Budget/Department of Health and Community  
Wellness/NW051-G23-H230F-71280-B2023  
Contract Period: Extended an additional nine (9) months, from March  
6, 2024 through December 5, 2024  
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:  
Contract #E2023-14, was awarded to Liberty Elevator Corporation, in an  
amount not to exceed $1,019,536.00 for the period of December 6,  
2023, through March 5, 2024.  
This Resolution shall extend the Emergency Contract #E2023-14 to an  
end date through December 5, 2024.  
All other terms of the original Emergency Declaration will remain the  
same.  
7R1-g  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: The Apostles’ House  
Entity Address: 24 Grant Street, Newark, New Jersey 07104  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $15,000.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Activity A;  
Account#: 72030; Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-h  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: YMCA of Newark and Vicinity  
Entity Address: 600 Broad Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $167,456.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Activity A;  
Account# 72030; Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-i  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: St. James Social Service Corporation  
Entity Address: 604 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, Newark,  
New Jersey 07102  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $20,000.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Account# 72030;  
Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-j  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: HBP RAIN Foundation  
Entity Address: 168 Park Street, East Orange, New Jersey 07017  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $60,000.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Account# 72030;  
Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-k  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: Bridges Outreach, Inc.  
Entity Address: 35 Halsey Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $40,000.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Activity A;  
Account # 72030; Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-l  
Dept/ Agency: Administration / Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Contract with Grant Sub-recipient  
Purpose: To provide emergency shelter services, homelessness  
prevention, and/or Rapid Rehousing assistance in the City of Newark.  
Entity Name: Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark  
Entity Address: 590 North 7th Street, Newark, New Jersey, 07107  
Grant Amount: Not to exceed $186,511.00  
Funding Source: United States Department of Housing and Urban  
Development (HUD)  
Account Code Line: 2024 Budget/Department of  
Administration/NW051; Dept. ID G24; Project M24C0; Activity A;  
Account# 72030; Budget Ref. B2024  
Contract Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
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:  
Funds accepted by Resolution 7R1-j adopted on December 6, 2023.  
Budget Insertion by Resolution 7R1-i adopted on February 7, 2024.  
7R1-m  
Dept/ Agency: Administration/Office of the Business Administrator  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Application/Acceptance of the 2024 Brick City Peace  
Collective (BCPC) Grant  
Purpose: To submit an Application and enter into Agreements with the  
New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Division of Housing and  
Community Resources for the 2024 Brick City Peace Collective (BCPC)  
Grant.  
Entity Name: New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Division of  
Housing and Community Resources  
Entity Address: 101 South Broad Street, 5th Floor, Trenton, New  
Jersey 08625-0811  
Total Grant Amount: $5,000,000.00  
Funding Source: New Jersey Department of Community Affairs,  
Division of Housing and Community Resources  
Grant Period: July 1, 2023 through December 31, 2024, until funds are  
fully expended  
Contract Basis: ( ) Bid ( ) State Vendor ( ) Prof. Ser. ( ) EUS  
( ) Fair & Open ( ) No Reportable Contributions ( ) RFP ( ) RFQ  
( ) Private Sale (X) Grant ( ) Sub-recipient ( ) n/a  
Monitoring Dept/Agency: Not Applicable  
Additional Information:  
To foster initiatives, programs, and opportunities to reduce violence and  
strengthen relationships between law enforcement and Newark  
communities.  
7R2  
Economic and Housing Development  
7R2-a  
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment  
Purpose: To provide for new construction of a four-story, ten (10) unit  
building with market rate rentals and two (2) affordable rentals with a  
parking lot.  
Entity Name: 110 Dewey, LLC  
Entity Address: Newark, New Jersey 07102  
Sale Amount: $54,280.00  
Cost Basis: (X) $10.00  
PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other:  
Assessed Amount: $141,100.00  
Appraised Amount: $0.00  
Contract Period: To commence within three (3) months and be  
completed within twenty-four (24) months following transfer of property  
ownership from the City to the Redeveloper  
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)  
110-116 Dewey Street/Block 3053.01/Lot 1 and 2/South Ward  
Additional Information:  
Sale Price: Total Square Footage X PSF = 5,428 X $10.00 =  
$54,280.00.  
Sale at prices set forth by Ordinance 6S&Fh, adopted on April 7, 2004,  
establishing the minimum sale price of City-owned properties.  
Deferred 7R2-c 030624  
7R2-b  
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment  
Purpose: To provide for new construction of a twenty-six (26) unit,  
senior affordable housing building.  
Entity Name: Washington Bay Group 1, LLC  
Entity Address: Newark, New Jersey 07108  
Sale Amount: $50,400.00  
Cost Basis: (X) $6.00  
PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other:  
Assessed Amount: $93,200.00  
Appraised Amount: $0.00  
Contract Period: To commence within three (3) months and be  
completed within eighteen (18) months following transfer of property  
ownership from the City to the Redeveloper  
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)  
699 South 11th Street/Block 2618/Lot 36/South Ward  
701 South 11th Street/Block 2618/Lot 37/South Ward  
697 South 11th Street/Block 2618/Lot 73/South Ward  
Additional Information:  
Sale Price: Total Square Footage X PSF = 8,400 X $6.00 = $50,400.00.  
Sale at prices set forth by Ordinance 6S&Fh, adopted on April 7, 2004,  
establishing the minimum sale price of City-owned properties.  
Deferred 7R2-d 030624  
7R2-c  
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Private Sale/Redevelopment  
Purpose: To provide for a new construction of senior housing with (67)  
affordable units at 60% AMI.  
Entity Name: CO Enterprises, LLC  
Entity Address: 28 Valley Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07042  
Sale Amount: $185,580.00  
Cost Basis: (X) $9.00  
PSF ( ) Negotiated ( ) N/A ( ) Other:  
Assessed Amount: $332,300.00  
Appraised Amount: $0.00  
Contract Period: To commence within three (3) months and be  
completed within eighteen (24) months following transfer of property  
ownership from the City to the Redeveloper  
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)  
295 Lyons Avenue/ Block 3051/ Lot 24/South Ward  
297-299 Lyons Avenue/ Block 3051/ Lot 25 and 26/South Ward  
301Lyons Avenue/ Block 3051/ Lot 27/South Ward  
303 Lyons Avenue/Block 3051/Lot 28/South Ward  
117 Aldine Street/ Block 3051/ Lot 21/South Ward  
119-121 Aldine Street/ Block 3051/ Lot 22 and 23/South Ward  
Additional Information:  
Sale Price: Total Square Footage X PSF = 20,620 X $9.00 =  
$185,580.00.  
Sale at prices set forth by Ordinance 6S&Fh, adopted on April 7, 2004,  
establishing the minimum sale price of City-owned properties.  
7R2-d  
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Need for Housing Project  
Purpose: To determine whether the proposed Project will meet(s) an  
existing housing need within the City of Newark, pursuant to the  
provisions of the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency  
Law of 1983, as amended (N.J.S.A. 55:14K-1 et seq.), the rules  
promulgated thereunder at N.J.A.C. 5:80-1 et seq., and all applicable  
guidelines.  
Entity Name: CO Enterprises, LLC  
Entity Address: 28 Valley Road, Suite 1, Montclair, New Jersey 07042  
Funding Source: New Jersey Housing Mortgage Finance Agency  
Program (Low Income Housing Tax Credit)  
Total Project Cost: $17,582,951.00  
City Contribution: TBD  
Other Funding Source/Amount: $0.00  
List of Properties:  
(Address/Block/Lot/Ward)  
117 Aldine Street/Block 3051/Lot 21/South Ward  
119-121 Aldine Street/Block 3051/Lot 22/Additional Lot 23/South Ward  
295 Lyons Avenue/Block 3051/Lot 24/South Ward  
297-299 Lyons Avenue/Block 3051/Lot 25/Additional Lot 26/South Ward  
301 Lyons Avenue/Block 3051/Lot 27/South Ward  
303 Lyons Avenue/Block 3051/Lot 28/South Ward  
Additional Information:  
7R2-e  
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: 2024 Annual Budget for the Ironbound Business  
Improvement District (IBID)  
Purpose: Introducing the 2024 Annual Budget of the Ironbound  
Business Improvement District  
Amount: $1,255,000.00  
Budget Period: January 1, 2024 through December 31, 2024  
Additional Information:  
Ordinance 6PSF-b adopted on March 6, 2013, repealed Ordinances  
6S&Fn adopted on November 13, 2000, and Ordinance 6S&Fc adopted  
on May 7, 2003, and created an expanded the Ironbound Business  
Improvement District and changed regulations for the operation of the  
Ironbound Business Improvement District.  
7R2-f  
Dept./ Agency: Economic and Housing Development  
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Resolution of Support  
Purpose: To provide support for the submission of an application for tax  
credits sought by the Redeveloper from the New Jersey Economic  
Development Authority, Brownfields Redevelopment Incentive Program.  
Entity Name: International Federal of Chaplains, Inc. d/b/a International  
Federation of Chaplains, Inc.  
Entity Address: 825-827 Clinton Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07108  
Total Project Cost: Not Applicable  
City Contribution: $0.00  
Other Funding Source/Amount:  
Grant Period:  
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  
861-869 Clinton Avenue/Block 3016/Lot 25/South Ward  
Additional Information:  
7R3  
Engineering  
7R3-a  
Dept/ Agency: Engineering  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Type of Service: Authority to establish a Dedication by Rider Trust  
Purpose: Requesting approval of Local Finance Board for a Dedicated  
Trust by Rider for the Permits for Shared Dockless Vehicles application  
and Revenue Fees and to appropriate the revenue for the purpose to  
which said revenue is dedicated.  
Trust Account Name: Shared Dockless Vehicles Trust  
Account Number: Not Applicable  
Funding Source: Dockless Vehicles Permit and Per Ride Fees  
Additional Information:  
Ordinance 6PSF-f adopted on August 2, 2023, established the Shared  
Dockless Vehicle Program within the City of Newark.  
Fees collected from this Program are to be utilized to cover the  
monitoring database on a yearly basis and residual funds on a yearly  
basis will be utilized for street improvement projects.  
7R3-b  
Dept/ Agency: Engineering  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending  
Type of Service: Professional Services Contract  
Purpose: Newark Riverfront Pedestrian and Bicycle Access - Concept  
Development Study Project  
Entity Name: Michael Baker International, Inc.  
Entity Address: One Gateway Center, Suite 2330, Newark, New Jersey  
07102  
Contract Amount: Not to exceed $498,000.00  
Funding Source: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)/New Jersey  
Department of Transportation (NJDOT)  
Contract Period: May 11, 2024 through May 11, 2025  
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:  
Resolution 7R3-a adopted on March 1, 2023, awarded a contract in an  
amount not to exceed $498,000.00 for a contract period of (365) days  
from the effective date of the written Notice to Proceed or May 11, 2023  
through May 11, 2024.  
Contract #2021-02PS, for Newark Riverfront Pedestrian and Bicycle  
Access, Concept Development Study Project requires additional time to  
complete Concept Development Phase.  
This Amending Resolution will extend the term of the contract by one (1)  
additional year, from May 11, 2024 through May 11, 2025, at no  
additional cost to the City of Newark.  
7R4  
Finance  
7R4-a  
Dept/ Agency: Finance  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Purpose: Approving loan and escrow agreements for Pequannock  
Water Treatment Plant Project.  
Amount to be Financed: $23,000,000.00  
Source of Appropriation: New Jersey Infrastructure Bank  
Project Information:  
(Description/ Project No./ Amount Appropriated/Ordinance No.)  
RESOLUTION DETERMINING THE FORM AND OTHER DETAILS OF  
NOT  
EXCEEDING  
$23,000,000.00 QUALIFIED  
GENERAL  
OBLIGATION BONDS OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, IN THE COUNTY  
OF ESSEX, NEW JERSEY, AND PROVIDING FOR THEIR SALE TO  
THE NEW JERSEY INFRASTRUCTURE BANK AND THE STATE OF  
NEW JERSEY, ACTING BY AND THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF  
ENVIRONMENTAL  
FISCAL YEAR  
PROGRAM FOR  
PROTECTION,  
2024 NEW  
FUNDING  
PURSUANT  
WATER  
PROCESS  
TO  
BANK  
AND  
THE  
FINANCING  
OPERATIONAL  
STATE  
JERSEY  
UPGRADES AT THE PEQUANNOCK WATER TREATMENT PLANT.  
Additional Information:  
7R4-b  
Dept/ Agency: Finance  
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending  
Purpose: Approving loan and escrow agreements for Pequannock  
Water Treatment Project.  
Amount to be Financed: $23,000,000.00  
Source of Appropriation: New Jersey Infrastructure Bank  
Project Information:  
(Description/ Project No./ Amount Appropriated/Ordinance No.)  
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