20191023 - Village Council Public Workshop Agenda



OCTOBER 23, 2019

7:30 P.M.


  1. 7:30 pm – Call to Order – Mayor
  2. Statement of Compliance with Open Public Meeting Act

            Mayor: “Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided by a posting on the bulletin           board in Village Hall, by mail to the Ridgewood News, The Record, and by submission      to all persons entitled to same as provided by law of a schedule including the date and          time of this meeting.”

  1. Roll Call – Village Clerk                                                                                                
  2. Flag Salute/Moment of Silence
  3. Public Comments (Not to Exceed 3 Minutes per Person - 40 Minutes in Total)

Pursuant to Chapter 3-19 of the Code of the Village of Ridgewood, Manner of Addressing Council, and Chapter

3-20, Decorum, the Village Council meetings shall be conducted in the following manner:

Manner of Addressing Council


Persons other than Council members may be permitted to address the Council in the proper order of business. A person present may, upon recognition by the Chair, be heard either upon ordinances upon second reading or at the time of petitions and oral communications from the public and at such other times as the Council may, by majority vote of those present, specifically permit. No person shall address any remark or question to any specific Council member, nor shall any person be permitted to address the Chair while a motion is pending. A Council member may, through the Chair, respond to any communication or address received pursuant to this section.



Any person who shall disturb the peace of the Council, make impertinent or slanderous remarks or conduct himself in a boisterous manner while addressing the Council shall be forthwith barred by the presiding officer from further audience before the Council, except that if the speaker shall submit to proper order under these rules, permission for him to continue may be granted by a majority vote of the Council.


  1. Manager’s Report
  2. Council Reports         
  3. Presentation –
  4. Age Friendly Ridgewood – Survey of Older Residents
  5. Library Renovation Update
  6. Discussion     
  7. Budget
  8. Award Professional Services Contract – Hudson Street Garage –                                                    Environmental Services
  9. Award Contract – Beveled Brick Ring for Tree Wells
  10. Donation for Fire Department
  11. Amendment to Salary Ordinance
  12. Award Contract – Improvements to Graydon Pool Restrooms
  13. Parking
  14. Rental Office Space - Epic
  15. Suspend Work Session and Convene Special Public Meeting
  16. Special Public Meeting – See Attached Agenda
  17. Motion to Adjourn Special Public Meeting and Reconvene Work Session
  18. Discussion
  19. Ridgewood Water
  20. Award Contract – Improvements to Well Houses and Transfer Stations          
  21. Cancellation of Water Utility Budget Appropriations
  22. Declare Surplus – 2008 Ford F250 Super Cab 4 x 4
  23. Parking
  24. Parking Meter Rates
  25. Budget
  26. Award Contract – State Co-Op Purchasing – Continuous Automatic                                                 Samplers – Water Pollution Control
  27. Award Contract – Vehicle Roadway Barriers – Police Department
  28. Award Contract - Grant Writing Services
  29. Declare Surplus – Multiple Vehicles – Signal and Streets Department
  1. Policy
  2. Revise Parking Ordinance – Hawes School Area
  3. Restrictions on Vaping and Related Illnesses
  4. Amend Zoning Ordinances – OB-1 and OB-2 – Rt.17
  5. Discuss Resident Tree Planting
  1. Operations - None


  1. Public Comments (Not to Exceed 5 Minutes per Person)
  2. Closed Session
  3. Personnel – Boards and Committees
  4. Legal – Hudson Street Parking Garage
  5. Adjournment
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