Walpack Township
9 Main Street
Walpack Center, NJ 07881
Phone and Fax: 973-948-6861
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Direct Mail to: 16 Old Mine Road, Walpack NJ 07881

Walpack Township Committee Meeting Minutes:

November 29, 2011

The meeting was called to order at 8 p.m. by Mayor Maglio who stated this meeting was being held in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act having been duly advertised.

Present were: Committeeman Heigis and Mayor Maglio

Also in attendance: Michelle LaStarza, Jen Wycalek

Absent: Committeeman Pagano

The minutes of the October 25, 2011 meeting were presented for approval. Committeeman Heigis made a motion to approve the minutes seconded by Mayor Maglio.

The committee reviewed the treasurerís report. Committeeman Heigis made a motion to approve the report seconded by Mayor Maglio. Committeeman Heigis made a motion to approve the vouchers for payment seconded by Mayor Maglio. The following bills were approved for payment:


11/15/2011 2312 Beshada, Terry  574.36
11/15/2011 2313 Chontow, Greg 738.80
11/15/2011  2314 Cuneo, Betsy 1,001.13
11/15/2011   2315 Fuller, Virginia 296.14
11/15/2011 2316 Heigis, James  642.29
11/15/2011 2317 LaStarza, M 2,102.56 
11/15/2011 2318 Void Printer Error
11/15/2011 2319 Maglio, Victor 883.19 
11/15/2011 2320 Pagano, Russell  531.74
11/15/2011 2321 Kaman, Maureen E. 595.57
11/15/2011 2322 County Treasurer, Health Tax 91.83
11/15/2011 2323 County Treasurer, Library Tax 250.19 
11/15/2011 2324 County Treasurer, Open Space Tax 4.86 
11/15/2011 2325 County Treasurer, Purpose Tax 3,944.66  
11/29/2011 2326 Amy Lobban 100.00
11/29/2011 2327 Century Link  63.88
11/29/2011 2328 Flamer, William  500.00 
11/29/2011 2329 Laddey Clark & Ryan 1,000.00
11/29/2011 2330 Sandyston-Walpack Consolidate School 20,920.40 
11/29/2011 2331 Town Of Newton  984.50
Total 35,226.10

Committeeman Pagano contacted Jen Wycalek regarding writing a brief history for the new website. Jen stated she would be happy to put together interesting information for the website after the New Year. The committee thanked her.

Mayor Maglio stated the National Park Service repairs were nearly completed by the promised date of November 30, 2011. 

Mayor Maglio stated he would contact John Donahue to discuss the use of the garage.

Michelle LaStarza stated she had contacted Suburban Oil Company regarding a contract for oil service and delivery. She will contact them again.

A brief discussion was held regarding an Animal Control Officer. The clerk will contact the attorney and report at the next meeting.

The committee reviewed the correspondence. 

There being no further business to discuss and no one in attendance, Committeeman Heigis made a motion to adjourn seconded by Mayor Maglio. The meeting was adjourned at 8:27 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Betsy M. Cuneo
Municipal Clerk