Resolution #18-30: Resolution of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority Approving the Purchase of a Ford Super Cab F350 Truck

Date of Adoption: April 19, 2018

WHEREAS, the VTMUA is in need of an additional vehicle and desires to purchase a Ford F350 Super Cab truck; and

WHEREAS, Route 23 Auto Mall LLC has provided an offer for the purchase of the vehicle in the amount of $44,898; and

WHEREAS, the offered amount for the purchase of the Ford F350 Super Cab is within the budget of the VTMUA; and

WHEREAS, Route 23 Auto Mall LLC is an authorized vendor under state contract 40321 T2959; and

WHEREAS, N.J.A.C. 5:34-7.29 (e) and N.J.S.A. 40A:11-10 allow for the use of state cooperative purchasing and provide for procedures of use; and

WHEREAS, public bids are not required when the purchase is under a state contract in accordance with 40A:11-12 of the Local Public Contracts Law; and

WHEREAS, the VTMUA believes to be in the best interest of the VTMUA and the users of the system to authorize said purchase.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the commissioners of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority that authorization for the purchase of the Ford Super Cab 350 from 23 Auto Mall LLC in the amount of $44,898 is hereby approved.