Town of Kearny
New Jersey


Resolution Requesting the Construction Code Official Investigate Whether the Property at 198 Ivy Street (Block 224, Lot 1) be Designated as an Abandoned Properties Pursuant to the Abandoned Properties and Rehabilitation Act.


Department:Town AttorneySponsors:Council Member Albino Cardoso


              WHEREAS, by enactment of Ordinance 2016-53 (Code Section 17-9.1 et seq.) , the Town adopted the “Abandoned Properties and Rehabilitation Act” (the Act), N.J.S.A. 55:19-78 et seq., its provisions, procedures, authority and lawful remedies, empowering the Town and its officials to act under the authority of that Act; and


              WHEREAS, pursuant to the Act and the Ordinance, the Town has designated the Construction Code Official as the Public Officer who is to determine whether properties in the Town should be placed on an Abandoned Properties List; and 


              WHEREAS, the Mayor and Council wish to request that the unoccupied property at 198 Ivy Street (Block 224, Lot 1) be investigated by the Construction Code Official to determine whether it should be placed on the Abandoned Properties list, now, therefore, be it


              RESOLVED by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Kearny, Hudson County, New Jersey that:


              1. The Construction Code Official, as the “Public Officer” designated by the Mayor and Council to implement Town Ordinance 2016-53, which adopts the New Jersey Abandoned Properties and Rehabilitation Act, is hereby requested to investigate the property at 198 Ivy Street (Block 224, Lot 1) for possible inclusion on the Town’s abandoned property list.