Town of Kearny
New Jersey


Resolution Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.14 Charging the Costs of Removal of Brush, Weeds, Etc. against Properties, Which Costs Shall Hereby Become Liens against Such Properties: 113 Washington Avenue, Block 92, Lot 13, 661 Schuyler Avenue, Block 181, Lot 25


Department:Public WorksSponsors:Council Member Carol Jean Doyle


              WHEREAS, brush, weeds, roots and other obnoxious growth enumerated in N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.14 were removed from the properties listed in Schedule A pursuant to Kearny Code section 17-1 under the direction of the Health Officer and DPW Director; and

              WHEREAS, the Public Works Superintendent has certified what the cost of said removal was as to each property in a certification, a copy of which is attached as Schedule A; and

              WHEREAS, the Mayor and Members of the Council have examined the said certification and found it to be correct,

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

(1)              Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.14, the costs as shown on Schedule A, as to each property listed thereon shall be charged against each such dwelling or lands and the said cost shall forthwith become a lien upon such dwelling or lands, and

(2)              The said cost shall be added to and become and form a part of the taxes next to be assessed and levied upon such dwelling or lands, the same to bear interest at the same rate as taxes and shall be collected and enforced in the same manner as taxes.

Meeting History

Jan 8, 2019 7:00 PM  Council Caucus / Regular Meeting
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MOVER:Carol Jean Doyle, Council Member
SECONDER:Alberto G. Santos, Mayor
AYES:Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, Albino Cardoso, Richard Konopka, Marytrine DeCastro, Peter Santana, Alberto G. Santos
ABSENT:Eileen Eckel