Town of South Brunswick
New Jersey

Resolution
RES-2017-277

Increasing the Contract with Jeffrey R. Surenian and Associates, LLC, for Affordable Housing Litigation Services

Information

Department:LawSponsors:
Category:Professional ServicesFunctions:None

Financial Impact

Needs funds

Body

WHEREAS, the Township of South Brunswick authorized a contract with Jeffrey R. Surenian and Associates, LLC, to provide the necessary services to represent the Township in affordable housing litigation matters by way of a resolution dated February 14, 2017, in the amount of $40,000.00; and

 

WHEREAS, funds have been exhausted, and it is necessary to increase the contract an additional $60,000.00; and

 

WHEREAS, funds are available for this purpose and a certification of availability of funds has been provided by the Township Treasurer, by an additional amount of $60,000.00, for a total contract amount not to exceed $100,000.00, from Account No. 01-201-20-155-702 by Joseph P. Monzo/jmb; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Department of Law is satisfied that said certification is in proper form;

 

              NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED on this 25th day of July, 2017, by the Township Council of the Township of South Brunswick, County of Middlesex, State of New Jersey, that:

 

1.              The contract with Jeffrey R. Surenian and Associates, LLC, shall be and is hereby increased by an additional $60,000.00 to provide the necessary legal services to represent the Township in affordable housing litigation matters.

 

2.              This expenditure, in an additional amount of $60,000.00 for a total contract amount not to exceed $100,000.00, shall be charged to Account No. 01-201-20-155-702.

 

3.              Notice of this contract shall be published once in The Home News Tribune

 

Meeting History

Jul 11, 2017 7:30 PM  Township Council Work Session
RESULT:MOVE FORWARDNext: 7/25/2017 7:30 PM
Jul 25, 2017 7:30 PM  Township Council Regular Meeting
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Charlie Carley, Deputy Mayor
SECONDER:Joseph Camarota, Councilman
AYES:Ken Bierman, Joseph Camarota, Charlie Carley, Josephine "Jo" Hochman, Chris Killmurray