Mayor & Council

Council Committees

2019 Council Committees

The Borough Council shall be organized into the following standing committees and be assigned to oversee the indicated Borough functions for 2019.

Council President Liguori: Public Works, Administration-Legal.
Council Member McHugh: Engineering, Water-Sewer Utility, Insurance, Administration-Legal.
Council Member Coleman: Public Safety, Court, Police, Fire, First Aid.
Council Member Amabile: Beach Control & Patrol, Parks, Recreation, Open Space.
Council Member DeMichele: Land Use, Planning Board, Building, Zoning, Code, Municipal Alliance.
Council Member Kraft: Finance, Collection of Fees,Marina Utility,Grant Management, Administration-Legal.

  1. Duties and Powers. Council Committees are organized to expedite and facilitate the work of the Council,
    but only within statutory limits as the entire Council is held responsible for any or all of its acts performed within
    the scope of authority.

    1. A Committee shall:
      1. File notice of all committee meetings with the Mayor and Municipal Clerk.
      2. Meet when requested by the Chairperson(s) or a majority of the Committee, and all members shall
        participate actively in committee deliberations, the performance of duties and formulation of its
        recommendation to Council.
      3. Plan, study, direct, and carry out the routine activities for which it has primary responsibility.
      4. Perform such acts as may be assigned by the Council.
      5. Inform the Mayor of all recommendations to the Council.
      6. Use the work session to bring forward any proposed action.
  2. Appointment. The Mayor shall be an ex-officio member of all committees but shall only participate in
    committee meetings when the Mayor’s involvement will not violate the provisions of the New Jersey Open
    Public Meetings Law.
  3. Special Committees. Special Committees shall be organized as deemed necessary by the Mayor or a majority of the members of the Borough Council. Any committee so formed will serve in an advisory capacity only.
  4. Reports. The Chairperson(s) each Standing or Special Committee shall be prepared to report at each regular meeting on principal activities of the Committee.