Resolution #15-39: Resolution of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority Approving the Activation of 1 (One) Year Extension, until June 30, 2016, for the Wallkill Valley Memorial Post 8441 to Connect to the Vernon Sanitary Sewer System

Date of Adoption: August 20, 2015

WHEREAS, the Wallkill Valley Memorial VFW Post 8441, Block 148 Lot 8 is located in the Vernon Township Sewer District;

Whereas, the VTMUA has established and maintained a policy requiring all improved properties within the sewer district to hook-up to the sanitary sewer system on a mandatory basis;

WHEREAS, the VFW Wallkill Valley Memorial Post 8441 was granted previously a hardship connection deferral in VTMUA Resolution No. 14-27; and

WHEREAS, that resolution provided for a 1 (one) year additional extension that could be requested by the VFW; and

WHEREAS, the VFW having shown good cause, is now requesting the activation of the 1 (one) year additional extension provided for in Resolution No. 14-27; and

WHEREAS, the VTMUA is aware of the community service provided by the VFW Hall and respectful of the members’ service to their country;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the VFW is hereby granted an additional year extension to connect to the sanitary sewer. This extension will run from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 under the following conditions:

  1. The VFW will be assessed at 4.5 EDUs;
  2. The VFW will pay any and all delinquent sewer fees by September 1, 2015;
  3. The VFW will pay the 2015 third quarter sewer fee no later than September 10, 2015;
  4. During this additional 1 (one) year extension the VFW will remain current in the payment of all sewer fees;
  5. Should at any time, during this extension, the health department confirm that the existing septic system currently at the VFW stops working properly and or needs major repair or replacement the VFW will be required to connect to the sewer system immediately.