Town of Kearny
New Jersey

Ordinance
(O)-2019-19

Ordinance Approving a Comprehensive Amendment to the Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment
Plan (Replaces Unadopted Ordinance 2019-O-13)

Information

Department:Town AttorneySponsors:Council Member Susan McCurrie
Category:Schuyler Ave Redevelopment Plan

Body

              WHEREAS, by Resolution 2018-375 dated June 26, 2018, the Mayor and Council authorized the firm of Neglia Engineering Associates (“NEA”) to review and recommend an update to the Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment Plan; and

 

              WHEREAS, pursuant to that authorization, NEA prepared an amended plan and presented a summary of the amendments at the meeting of the Mayor and Council on March 26, 2019; and

 

              WHEREAS, on March 26, 2019 the Mayor and Council introduced Ordinance 2019-O-13 for approval of the amended plan prepared by NEA and referred it to the Planning Board; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Planning Board issued its recommendations in a report dated April 5, 2019; and

 

              WHEREAS, on April 23, 2019, the Mayor and Council re-introduced Ordinance 2019-O-13 for the adoption of the “Amended April 2019” plan which incorporated the revisions recommended by the Planning Board; and

 

              WHEREAS, after subsequent internal review, it was determined that the April 2019 Amendment to the Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment Plan required further revisions, which would necessitate introduction of a new Ordinance and referral of the revised amended plan to the Planning Board; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Mayor and Council, after considering all presentations, recommendations of the Planning Board and any comments at public hearings prior to the adoption of this Ordinance wish to adopt the May 2019 Amendment of the Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment Plan, now, therefore, be it             

 

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

 

1.              Pursuant to N. J.S.A. 40A:12A-7, the attached Amendment to the Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment Plan prepared by Neglia Engineering Associates, bearing the notation of “Amended May 2019” is approved, ratified and adopted.

 

2.              All inconsistent provisions of the predecessor Schuyler Avenue Redevelopment Plan be and hereby are rescinded.

 

Meeting History

May 7, 2019 7:00 PM  Council Caucus / Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:INTRODUCED [UNANIMOUS]Next: 6/11/2019 7:00 PM
MOVER:Susan McCurrie, Council Member
SECONDER:Eileen Eckel, Council Member
AYES:Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, Eileen Eckel, Albino Cardoso, Marytrine DeCastro, Gerald Ficeto, Alberto G. Santos
ABSENT:Richard Konopka, Peter Santana
Jun 11, 2019 7:00 PM  Council Caucus / Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Susan McCurrie, Council Member
SECONDER:Richard Konopka, Council Member
AYES:Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, Eileen Eckel, Albino Cardoso, Richard Konopka, Marytrine DeCastro, Peter Santana, Gerald Ficeto, Alberto G. Santos

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