Resolution #14-08: Designation of Official Newspaper for 2014 - 2015

Date of Adoption: February 20, 2014

WHEREAS, N.J.S.A. 40:53-1 et al. of the Open Public Meetings Act requires that the governing body of every municipality designate an official newspaper or newspapers foe the publication of all advertisements and notices required by law to be published by the authority; and

WHEREAS, the second newspaper designated by this body must be one which has the greatest likelihood of informing the public within jurisdictional boundaries of this body of such meeting; and

WHEREAS, The New Jersey Herald/Sunday Herald is hereby designated to receive all notices of meetings as required under the Open Public Meetings Act and The Advertiser and the Vernon Aim will be designated as alternate newspapers; and

WHEREAS, it is the opinion of this public body that The New Jersey Herald/Sunday Herald have the greatest likelihood of informing the public within the jurisdictional area of this public body of meetings.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey that The New Jersey Herald/Sunday Herald is hereby designated as the official newspaper for 2014 - 2015 Calendar Year and will receive all notices of meetings of the Vernon Municipal Utilities Authority as required by the Open Public Meetings Act, and The Advertiser and the Vernon Aim will be designated as alternate newspapers of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority.

This resolution shall take effect immediately.