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Special Announcements

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL

The following notice is transmitted in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act (“OPMA”), N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Palisades Park Mayor and Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, May 15, 2024 at 7:00 P.M. at Borough Hall, 275 Broad Avenue, Palisades Park, NJ 07650.

The agenda insofar as it is known at this time is consideration of the following:

  1. Authorization to Submit a Grant Application and Execute a Grant Contract with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs for the 2024 Local Recreation Improvement Grant Program.-  Revised
  2. Awarding Contract for Egress for Borough Hall -Revised
  3. Authorization of HABC Grant for Palisades Park Senior Apartment Roof
  4. Authorization of Clerk to Advertise for Position of Clerk’s Assistant

PLEASE BE ADVISED OFFICIAL ACTION MAY BE TAKEN.

By Order of:
Mayor and Council
Sophia H. Jang, RMC
Deputy Borough Clerk

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bid Notice

BOROUGH OF PALISADES PARK
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
NOTICE is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Mayor and Council, Borough of Palisades Park, Bergen County, New Jersey on the 16th of April, 2024 at 11:00 A.M. prevailing time, in the Municipal Building of the Borough of Palisades Park, 275 Broad Avenue, Palisades Park, New Jersey 07650, for the work including the furnishing of all labor, material and equipment necessary or required to complete all work set forth in the specifications and work plan for the Municipal Building Mold and Asbestos remediation.
Copies of plans, specifications and contract documents will be on file for public inspection and may be obtained upon payment of $90.00 said sum not refundable, at the Borough Clerk’s Office, 275 Broad Avenue, Palisades Park, New Jersey 07650, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. prevailing time, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays, beginning on Wednesday, March 27, 2024.
Each bid must be made upon the prescribed forms, furnished with the Contract Drawings and Specifications, including the non-collusion affidavit and disclosure statement and must be accompanied by a Consent of Surety and a certified check, cashier’s check or Bid Bond of not less than ten percent (10%) of the amount bid and, not to exceed $20,000.00. Such checks and Bonds shall be made payable to the Owner and will be held as a Guarantee that, in the event the Bid is accepted and a Contract awarded to the bidder, the Contract shall be duly executed and its performance properly secured. The successful bidder shall furnish and deliver to the Owner a performance and payment bond each in the amount of 100 percent of the accepted bid amount as security for the faithful performance and payment of the Contract. Further, the successful bidder must furnish the policies or Certificates of Insurance required by the Contract. In default thereof, said checks and the amount represented thereby will be forfeited to the aforesaid Owner as liquidated damages. Bids must be accompanied, in the case of corporations not chartered in New Jersey by proper certificate that such corporation is authorized to do business in the State of New Jersey.
Each bid must be enclosed in a sealed envelope bearing the name and address of the bidder, addressed to the Owner and labeled for the “Bid Documents, Specifications & Work Plan for Palisades Park Municipal Building Mold and Asbestos remediation”.
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all provisions of Law including, but not limited to, the requirements of:
Executive Order #34 (1976)
Executive Order 11246 regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, as amended
Debarred Vendors N.J.S.A. 52:25-24.2 (P.L. 1977, c.33, Disclosure of Ownership)
N.J.S.A. 52:32-44 (P.L. 2004, c.57, Business Registration)
N.J.S.A. 34.11-56.25, et. seq. (P.L. 1963, c.150, Prevailing Wages)
N.J.S.A. 34.11-56.48 (Public Works Contractor Registration)
N.J.S.A. 10:5-31, et. seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27 (Affirmative Action Compliance/EEO)
N.J.S.A. 52:32-55 (P.L. 2012, c.25, Disclosure of Investment Activities in Iran)
42 U.S.C. S121 01 et seq. (Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990)
All corporations and partnerships must comply with Chapter 33, of the P.L. of 1977, regarding disclosure of partners and stockholders.
All bids shall be irrevocable, not subject to withdrawal and shall stand available for a period of sixty (60) days.
A Pre-Bid meeting shall be held to answer questions raised by Bidders.
The Owner Reserves the right to reject any bids, to waive informalities or irregularities in the bids received and to accept the bid from the lowest responsible bidder.

By order of the Mayor and Council
of Borough of Palisades Park

Sophia Jang, Deputy Borough Clerk

 

2024 GARBAGE AND RECYCLING SCHEDULE

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ANNUAL MEETING NOTICE

BE IT RESOLVED, by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Palisades Park, in compliance with the provisions of the Open Public Meetings Act as follows:

SECTION 1:  Except as provided by Section 7b of the Act, all meetings of the Council shall be open to the public at all times.

SECTION 2:  At every Work Session Meeting, the public may be heard and the Council may take formal action.

SECTION 3:  At every Regular Public Meeting, the public may actively participate during the time or times designated for that purpose in the order of Business and the Council may take formal action.

SECTION 4:  The Work Session Meetings of the Council shall be held in the Municipal Building, located at 275 Broad Ave, Palisades Park, N.J. at 5:00 P.M. on the dates set forth below:

SCHEDULE OF WORK SESSION MEETINGS OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL FOR THE YEAR 2024

Tuesday, January 16, 2024 Monday, July 15, 2024
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Monday, August 19, 2024
Monday, March 18, 2024 Monday, September 16, 2024
Monday, April 15, 2024 Monday, October 21, 2024
Monday, May 20, 2024 Monday, November 18, 2024
Monday, June 17, 2024 Monday, December 16, 2024

SECTION 5: The Regular Public Meetings of the Council shall be held in the Municipal Building, located at 275 Broad Avenue, Palisades Park, N.J. at 6:00 P.M. on the dates set forth below:

SCHEDULE OF REGULAR MEETINGS OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL FOR THE YEAR 2024

Reorganization Meeting: Tuesday, January 3, 2024 at 6:00 P.M.
Monday, January 22, 2024 Monday, July 22, 2024
Monday, February 26, 2024 Monday, August 26, 2024
Monday, March 25, 2024 Monday, September 23, 2024
Monday, April 22, 2024 Monday, October 28, 2024
Monday, May 28, 2024 Monday, November 25, 2024
Monday, June 24, 2024 Monday, December 30, 2024

SECTION 6:  Within seven (7) days following the adoption of this Resolution, any revising or modifying of this Resolution:

  1. A copy shall be posted on the bulletin board accessible to the public at all business hours at or near the entrance to the Council Chambers, and shall remain so posted until replaced with a duly adopted Resolution setting forth any revision thereof.
  2. A copy shall be mailed to the Newark Star Ledger and The Record, both official newspapers circulating in the Borough of Palisades Park.
  3. A copy shall be filed in the Borough Clerk’s Office of the Borough of Palisades Park.

SECTION 7:  Upon receipt by the Borough Clerk of a written request setting forth the name and address of the person making the request and accompanied by a fee of $5.00, the Clerk shall send to such person by regular mail, between the date of such request and December 31 next ensuing, a copy of the Regular Meeting schedule referred to in Section 4, all revisions thereof, and all other advance notices of regular, special, rescheduled and canceled meeting dates. Like mailing shall be sent free of charge to all news media requesting such notices. All such requests shall terminate on December 31 next following the making of the request, but shall be subject to renewal upon receipt by the Borough Clerk of a renewal request and renewal fee.

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT FORMAL ACTION WILL BE TAKEN.

Approved:                                                                                       Attest:
Chong Paul Kim, Mayor                                                               Gina S. Kim, Borough Clerk

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