Resolution #13-03: A Resolution of the Governing Body of the Municipal Utilities Authority of Vernon Township Consenting to the Proposed Water Quality Management Amendment Entitled “Sussex County Water Quality Management Plan”

Date of Adoption: January 24, 2013

WHEREAS, the Governing Body of the Municipal Utilities Authority of Vernon Township desires to provide for the orderly development of wastewater facilities within Vernon Township; and

WHEREAS, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) requires that proposed wastewater treatment and conveyance facilities and wastewater treatment service areas, as well as related subjects, be in conformance with an approved WQM Plan; and

WHEREAS, the NJDEP has established the WQM Plan amendment procedure as the method of incorporating unplanned facilities into a WQM Plan; and

WHEREAS, the WQM Plan noticed in the New Jersey Register on 7 January 2013 for the Sussex County Water Quality Management Plan-Sussex County Future Sewer Service Area Map has been prepared by the County of Sussex;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED on this 24th day of January, 2013 by the Governing Body of the Municipal Utilities Authority of Vernon Township that:

  1. The Governing Body of the Municipal Utilities Authority of Vernon Township hereby consents to the amendment entitled Sussex County Water Quality Management Plan, publicly noticed on December 20, 2012 and prepared by the County of Sussex, for the purpose of its incorporation into the applicable WQM Plan(s).
  2. This consent shall be submitted to the NJDEP in accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:15-3.4.