MONTVILLE TOWNSHIP ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
OF FEBRUARY 18, 2009
Ron Cain, Jr. - present Margaret Miller – Sanders - present
Everett Vreeland - absent Mark Tabakin - absent
Ron Soussa - absent Deane Driscoll –
Horowitz - absent Alexander
Kachmar – Alt. #1 - present Greg Milazzo
– Alt #2 – absent
Committee: Deb Nielson – present
Officials: Linda White, Land Use Administrator
Board Liaison: Gary Lewis & Tony Speciale – present
Seminars – Morris County EDC – Wednesday March 18th @ County College of Morris 5PM to 8PM – register
Ron Soussa, Dick Vreeland and Deane Driscoll
Development – update – nothing new to report
Board of Adjustment and Planning Board applications – Mrs. White updated committee
on pending applications
Update: temporary signs in community – Mrs. White
indicated that there will be a
subcommittee meeting with Chamber of Commerce
on signs and the subcommittee of the
Update: Contact with Marra’s – café/bakery – Contact
with this business found that this
company is not interested at this time in relocating their business to Montville.
Update: Contact re:
Trader Joe’s – Mrs. White indicated an email was sent from Mr. Soussa as a follow up to his contact
with this corporation, and that they are not
interested in locating within Montville at this time.
Update: Master Plan update
White summarized the process that will be involved with the Re- examination and Master Plan review, which
will also encompass the update of all of
the zoning ordinances in the community.
Mr. Lewis elaborated indicating that the
EDC will also be involved in this process.
Adoption of EDC minutes of 1-21-09 –
Eligible: Mr. Vreeland, Mr. Soussa, Mr.
Cain, Mr. Driscoll, Ms. Horowitz, Ms. Sanders, Mr. Kachmar and Mr. Milazzo –
Mr. Speciale noted that the Chamber
Dinner will be March 7th.
Discussion ensued on having
an EDC member present at this event to bring more exposure to what the EDC’s function is. Different ideas presented. Mr. Lewis indicated he would attend if the EDC thought this a
The Mayor, Mrs. Nielson, indicated
that she is hosting the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign,
calling it ‘toxic weight line’ asking for participation from the EDC. She
summarized the activity and goals of the program, which starts March 1st
through June 1st. She asked if there were any other ideas to
further this program, she welcomed