Town of Kearny
New Jersey


Resolution Approving Professional Services Agreement with Excel Environmental Resources, Inc.
for the Calendar Year 2019, Pursuant to a Fair and Open Process.


Department:Town AttorneySponsors:Mayor Alberto G. Santos
Category:Agreements, LeasesFunctions:None


              WHEREAS, the Town has requested proposals for the services of an environmental consultant for calendar year 2019 pursuant to a fair and open process under N.J.S.A.19:44A-20.5, et seq., and Excel Environmental Resources, Inc. was the only firm to submit a proposal for this service; and


              WHEREAS, the amount payable to the Environmental Consultant in 2019 under this Agreement shall not exceed $25,000 subject to receipt of grant funding and/or appropriation by the Chief Financial Officer; and


              WHEREAS, public bidding is not required because this is a contract for professional services with a firm that has on its staff Licensed Site Remediation Professionals whose practice is licensed and regulated by law; now, therefore,


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


1.              Excel Environmental Resources, Inc., having an office at 111 North Center Drive, North Brunswick, New Jersey, be and is hereby retained to serve as an environmental consultant to the Town for a one (1) year term in accordance with the contract attached hereto and made a part hereof. This agreement is entered into pursuant to a fair and open process under N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.5 et seq.


2.              The Mayor and Town Clerk be and they are hereby authorized and directed to execute any and all documents and to take any and all actions necessary to complete and realize the intent and purpose of this Resolution.


3.              The Town Clerk shall publish notice of this action as required by law.


4.              The Resolution shall be effective immediately.

Meeting History

Jan 22, 2019 7:00 PM  Council Caucus / Regular Meeting
draft Draft
MOVER:Carol Jean Doyle, Council Member
SECONDER:Alberto G. Santos, Mayor
AYES:Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, Eileen Eckel, Albino Cardoso, Marytrine DeCastro, Peter Santana, Alberto G. Santos
ABSENT:Richard Konopka