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Ordinance 1057 introduction

March 02 2017

March 13th, 2017

ORDINANCE NO. 1057

CALENDAR YEAR 2017
AN ORDINANCE TO EXCEED THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET APPROPRIATION LllVIITS AND TO ESTABLISH A CAP BANK
(N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14)

WHEREAS, the Local Government Cap Law, N.J.S. 40A: 4-45.1 et seq., provides that in the preparation of its annual budget, a municipality shall limit any increase in said budget to 0% unless authorized by ordinance to increase it to 3.5% over the previous year's final appropriations, subject to certain exceptions; and,

WHEREAS, N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45. l 5a provides that a municipality may, when authorized by ordinance, appropriate the difference between the amount of its actual final appropriation and the 3.5% percentage rate as an exception to its final appropriations in either of the next two succeeding years; and,

WHEREAS, the governing body of the Borough of Brielle in the County of Monmouth finds it advisable and necessary to increase its CY 2017 budget by up to 3.5% over the previous year's final appropriations, in the interest of promoting the health, safety and welfare of the citizens; and,

WHEREAS, the governing body hereby determines that a 3.5% increase in the budget for said year, amounting to $207,447.12 in excess of the increase in final appropriations otherwise permitted by the Local Government Cap Law, is advisable and necessary; and,

WHEREAS, the Borough of Brielle hereby determines that any amount authorized hereinabove that is not appropriated as part of the final budget shall be retained as an exception to final appropriation in either of the next two succeeding years.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED, by the governing body of the Borough of Brielle, in the County of Monmouth, a majority of the full authorized membership of this governing body affirmatively concurring, that, in the CY 2017 budget year, the final appropriations of the Borough of Brielle shall, in accordance with this ordinance and N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14, be increased by 3.5%, amounting to
$207,447.12 and that the CY 2017 municipal budget for the Borough of Brielle be approved and adopted in accordance with this ordinance; and,

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that any that any amount authorized hereinabove that is not appropriated as part of the final budget shall be retained as an exception to final appropriation in either of the next two succeeding years; and,

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that a certified copy of this ordinance as introduced be filed with the Director of the Division of Local Government Services within 5 days of introduction; and,

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that a certified copy of this ordinance upon adoption, with the recorded vote included thereon, be filed with said Director within 5 days after such adoption.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the foregoing Ordinance was introduced and passed on first reading by the Mayor & Council of the Borough of Brielle on February 27th, 2017, and will be considered for final passage and adoption at a meeting of the Mayor & Council to be held on March 13th, 2017, at 7:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached, at Brielle Borough Hall, 601 Union Lane, Brielle, New Jersey, at which time and place all interested parties shall be heard , in compliance with Law.


Thomas F. Nolan Municipal Clerk
















 

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