Public Notices

The following page contains public notices submitted by Camden County Government


Public Meeting Notice Camden County Technical Schools

Please take notice that, due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the 9:00 a.m. November 2, 2020 Organization and Regular meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from an in-person meeting to a virtual meeting that will be available for viewing by the public via YouTube. Members of the public may view the meeting by selecting the “Board Meeting Live” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” on the District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. Any member of the public with limited or no internet access to view this meeting should contact the Business Administrator/Board Secretary’s office at 856-767-7000, ext. 5400 for assistance in obtaining a phone number or other method to attend.  Members of the public wishing to make a public comment will be permitted during Public Participation using any one of the following methods: sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting; in written letter form, to be read aloud during Public Participation, to Mr. Scott Kipers, Business Administrator/Board Secretary, 343 Berlin Cross Keys Road;  dialing in or attending the video conference by contacting the Business Administrators/Board Secretary’s office and obtaining a phone number or invite prior to the meeting.  All written public comments being submitted prior to the November 2, 2020 meeting must be received by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 30, 2020. The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage. Formal action will be taken on agenda items.  A closed session may be held on matters identified on the agenda.

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MEETING OF THE CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation meeting will be held on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 9 AM via telecommunication.

To access and join the Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83785440212?pwd=Yno1aFo3eTdFNXpCak9PaDBVSjFKdz09
Meeting ID: 837 8544 0212
Password: 927701

For call in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6

Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.

Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the “chat” button.

The public will be called in the order the questions are received.

Thank You

PLEASE LOOK ONLINE AT CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION WEBSITE FOR ANY UPDATES.

 


Public Notice – Adoption of Bond Ordinance

The Bond Ordinance published herewith has been finally adopted after a PUBLIC HEARING
held on October 15, 2020 at 12:00 P.M., at the Camden County Courthouse, 16th Floor
Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey. A First Reading was introduced
and approved on September 17, 2020, by the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders in
the City of Camden, County of Camden, New Jersey and the 20-day period of limitation within
which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such Bond Ordinance can be
commenced, as provided in the Local Bond Law, has begun to run from the date of the first
publication of this statement.

RESOLUTION OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN IN THE STATE OF
NEW JERSEY AUTHORIZING A GUARANTEE BY THE COUNTY OF
THE PAYMENT OF THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE
“COUNTY GUARANTEED LOAN REVENUE BONDS (COUNTY
CAPITAL PROGRAM), SERIES 2020” TO BE ISSUED BY THE
CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY FOR THE
PURPOSES OF FINANCING THE ACQUISITION AND INSTALLATION
OF CERTAIN CAPITAL EQUIPMENT AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF
CERTAIN CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS IN, BY
AND FOR THE COUNTY

WHEREAS, The Camden County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) has been duly
created, by a resolution of the Board of Chosen Freeholders (the “Board”) of the County of
Camden, State of New Jersey (the “County”), as a public body corporate and politic of the State of
New Jersey (the “State”), pursuant to and in accordance with the county improvement authorities
law, constituting Chapter 183 of the Pamphlet Laws of 1960 of the State, and the acts amendatory
thereof and supplemental thereto (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-44 et seq.) (the “Act”); and

WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 11 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-54(a)), to provide within the County public facilities (as defined in the Act) for
use by the State, the County or any municipality in the County, or any two or more or any
subdivisions, departments, agencies or instrumentalities of any of the foregoing for any of their
respective governmental purposes; and

WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 12 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-55(h)), to extend credit or make loans to any governmental unit or person for
the planning, design, acquisition, construction, equipping and furnishing of a public facility,
upon the terms and conditions that the loans be secured by loan and security agreements,
mortgages, leases and other instruments, the payments on which shall be sufficient to pay the
principal of and interest on any bonds issued for such purpose by the Authority, and upon such
other terms and conditions as the Authority shall deem reasonable; and

WHEREAS, at the request of the County and pursuant to the terms and provisions of the
Act, the Authority has agreed to finance the acquisition and installation of certain items of capital
equipment (the “2020 Equipment”) and the construction of certain capital infrastructure
improvements (the “2020 Improvements,” and together with the 2020 Equipment, the “2020
Project”); and

WHEREAS, the Authority proposes to finance all or a portion of the total cost of the 2020
Project (as well as all or a portion of the costs incurred by the County and the Authority in
connection with the issuance of the 2020 Bonds (as hereinafter defined)) through the issuance by the
Authority of a series of its tax-exempt County Guaranteed Loan Revenue Bonds (County Capital
Program), Series 2020, in an aggregate principal amount not-to-exceed Thirty-Two Million Dollars
($32,000,000) (collectively, the “2020 Bonds”); and

Section 4. It is hereby found, determined and declared by the Board that:

(a) This Guaranty Resolution may be adopted notwithstanding any statutory debt or
other limitations, including particularly any limitation or requirement under or pursuant to the Local
Bond Law, but the aggregate principal amount of the 2020 Bonds outstanding at any time which
shall be entitled to the benefits of the County Guaranty, being an amount not-to-exceed
$32,000,000, shall, after the issuance of such 2020 Bonds, be included in the gross debt of the
County for the purpose of determining the indebtedness of the County under or pursuant to the
Local Bond Law.

(b) The principal amount of the 2020 Bonds entitled to the benefits of the County
Guaranty and included in the gross debt of the County shall be deducted and is hereby declared to
be and to constitute a deduction from such gross debt under and for all the purposes of the Local
Bond Law (i) from and after the time of issuance of the 2020 Bonds until the end of the fiscal year
beginning next after the completion of the 2020 Project, and (ii) in any annual debt statement filed
pursuant to the Local Bond Law as of the end of said fiscal year or any subsequent fiscal year if the
revenues or other receipts or money of the Authority in such year are sufficient to pay its expenses
of operation and maintenance in such year and all amounts payable in such year on account of the
principal of and interest on all such guaranteed 2020 Bonds, all of the bonds issued as provided in
Section 36 of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-79) and all bonds of the Authority issued under the Act.
Section 5. The following matters are hereby determined, declared, recited and stated:

(a) The maximum principal amount of 2020 Bonds which are hereby and hereunder
guaranteed as to the punctual payment, when due, of the principal thereof and interest thereon is,
and the maximum estimated cost of the 2020 Project to be financed in accordance with the
transaction contemplated hereby is, $32,000,000.

(b) The purposes described in this Guaranty Resolution are not current expenses of the
County and no part of the costs thereof have been or shall be assessed on property specially
benefited thereby.

(c) A supplemental debt statement of the County has been duly made and filed in the
office of the Clerk of the Board, and an electronic version thereof has been filed in the office of the
Director of the Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community
Affairs, and such debt statement shows that while the gross debt of the County, as defined in the
Local Bond Law, is increased by this Guaranty Resolution by $32,000,000 in accordance with the
provisions of the Act, the net debt of the County is not increased, and the obligation of the County
authorized by or incurred pursuant to the terms of this Guaranty Resolution is permitted by an
exception to the debt limitations of the Local Bond Law which exception is contained in the Act.

(d) All other items to be contained in a bond ordinance adopted pursuant to the Local
Bond Law are hereby determined to be inapplicable to the County Guaranty of the 2020 Bonds.
Section 6. This Guaranty Resolution shall take effect at the time and in the manner
provided by the Local Bond Law and other applicable law; provided, however, that in no event shall
this Guaranty Resolution become effective until such date as the Local Finance Board in the
Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community Affairs shall render
findings in connection with the matters set forth herein, in satisfaction of the provisions of N.J.S.A.
40A:5A-7.

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Public Notice – Adoption of Bond Ordinance

The Bond Ordinance published herewith has been finally adopted after a PUBLIC HEARING
held on October 15, 2020 at 12:00 P.M., at the Camden County Courthouse, 16th Floor
Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey. A First Reading was introduced
and approved on September 17, 2020, by the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders in
the City of Camden, County of Camden, New Jersey and the 20-day period of limitation within
which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such Bond Ordinance can be
commenced, as provided in the Local Bond Law, has begun to run from the date of the first
publication of this statement.

RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE
COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY PROVIDING THE COUNTY’S
CONSENT TO (I) THE FINANCING OF THE ACQUISITION AND
INSTALLATION OF CERTAIN CAPITAL EQUIPMENT AND THE
CONSTRUCTION OF CERTAIN CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE
IMPROVEMENTS IN, BY AND FOR THE COUNTY; (II) THE ISSUANCE
BY THE AUTHORITY OF A SERIES OF ITS TAX-EXEMPT “COUNTY
GUARANTEED LOAN REVENUE BONDS (COUNTY CAPITAL
PROGRAM), SERIES 2020” FOR THE PURPOSES OF FINANCING THE
COUNTY PROJECT AUTHORIZED HEREBY; (III) THE LOAN
AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE COUNTY AND THE AUTHORITY
IN CONNECTION WITH THE FINANCING AUTHORIZED HEREBY; AND
(IV) CERTAIN OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO AND PURSUANT
TO N.J.S.A. 40:37A-56

WHEREAS, The Camden County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) has been duly
created, by a resolution of the Board of Chosen Freeholders (the “Board”) of the County of
Camden, State of New Jersey (the “County”), as a public body corporate and politic of the State of
New Jersey (the “State”), pursuant to and in accordance with the county improvement authorities
law, constituting Chapter 183 of the Pamphlet Laws of 1960 of the State, and the acts amendatory
thereof and supplemental thereto (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-44 et seq.) (the “Act”); and
WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 11 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-54(a)), to provide within the County public facilities (as defined in the Act) for
use by the State, the County or any municipality in the County, or any two or more or any
subdivisions, departments, agencies or instrumentalities of any of the foregoing for any of their
respective governmental purposes; and

WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 12 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-55(h)), to extend credit or make loans to any governmental unit or person for
the planning, design, acquisition, construction, equipping and furnishing of a public facility,
upon the terms and conditions that the loans be secured by loan and security agreements,
mortgages, leases and other instruments, the payments on which shall be sufficient to pay the
principal of and interest on any bonds issued for such purpose by the Authority, and upon such
other terms and conditions as the Authority shall deem reasonable; and

WHEREAS, at the request of the County and pursuant to the terms and provisions of the
Act, the Authority has agreed to finance the acquisition and installation of certain items of capital

equipment (the “2020 Equipment”) and the construction of certain capital infrastructure
improvements (the “2020 Improvements,” the 2020 Equipment and the 2020 Improvements shall
be referred to collectively herein as the “2020 Project”), and as more particularly described in
Schedule A attached hereto and made a part hereof; and

WHEREAS, the Authority proposes to finance all or a portion of the total cost of the 2020
Project (as well as all or a portion of the costs incurred by the County and the Authority in
connection with the issuance of the hereinafter defined Series 2020 Bonds) through the issuance by
the Authority of a series of its tax-exempt County Guaranteed Loan Revenue Bonds (County

Capital Program), Series 2020 (the “Series 2020 Bonds”), in an aggregate principal amount not-to-
exceed $32,000,000; and

WHEREAS, the Series 2020 Bonds will be issued by the Authority pursuant to the terms
and provisions of a bond resolution to be adopted by the Authority, as the same may be thereafter
amended and supplemented pursuant to the terms thereof (the “Bond Resolution”); and

WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms and provisions of that certain Loan and Security
Agreement, by and between the County and the Authority (the “Loan Agreement”), the Authority,
inter alia, will lend to the County the proceeds of the Series 2020 Bonds for the purpose of financing
the undertaking and completing of the 2020 Project, as well as all or a portion of the costs incurred
by the County and the Authority in connection with the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Loan Agreement, the County will
make loan repayments in an amount sufficient to pay, inter alia, the principal and redemption
premium, if any, of and interest on the Series 2020 Bonds; and

WHEREAS, in order to induce the prospective purchasers of the Series 2020 Bonds to
purchase the Series 2020 Bonds, the Series 2020 Bonds shall be secured by a guarantee by the
County, pursuant to the terms and provisions of that certain “Resolution of the County of Camden
in the State of New Jersey Authorizing a Guarantee by the County of the Payment of the
Principal of and Interest On the “County Guaranteed Loan Revenue Bonds (County Capital
Program), Series 2020” to be Issued by the Camden County Improvement Authority for the
Purposes of Financing the Acquisition and Installation of Certain Capital Equipment and the
Construction of Certain Capital Infrastructure Improvements in, by and for the County,” to be
finally adopted by the Board of the County concurrently with the final adoption of this Resolution,
of the payment, when due, of the principal of and interest on not more than $32,000,000 of the total
aggregate principal amount of the Series 2020 Bonds, all pursuant to and as authorized by Section
37 (“Section 37”) of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-80) (the “County Guaranty”); and

WHEREAS, prior to final adoption of this Resolution and in accordance with Section 13 of
the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-56) (“Section 13”), the Authority, after investigation and study, will have
made a detailed report to the Board of the County concerning the 2020 Project, the Series 2020
Bonds, the Bond Resolution and the Loan Agreement, and the Board of the County hereby desires
to satisfy the requirements of Section 13 by means of the adoption of this Resolution; and
WHEREAS, the Board of the County hereby desires to approve the incurrence by the
County of the loan repayment obligations of the County, and the other contractual obligations of the
County, all pursuant to, and as set forth in, the terms and provisions of the Loan Agreement; and

WHEREAS, in connection with the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds, it is necessary for
the County to enter into a Continuing Disclosure Agreement (the “Continuing Disclosure
Agreement”) to provide for the dissemination of secondary market disclosure in compliance with
the terms and provisions of Rule 15c2-12 (codified at 17 C.F.R. §240.15c2-12), as the same may be
further amended, supplemented and officially interpreted from time to time, or any successor
provision thereto, promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and supplemented (codified as of the date hereof at
15 U.S.C. 77 et seq.) (“Rule 15c2-12”), and it is the desire of the Board of the County to approve
the contractual obligations of the County pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Continuing
Disclosure Agreement in furtherance of compliance with the terms and provisions of Rule 15c2-12;
and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the
County of Camden, New Jersey (not less than two-thirds of all members thereof affirmatively
concurring), as follows:

Section 1. In accordance with applicable law, the Board of the County hereby consents
to (i) the financing of the 2020 Project (and the costs incurred in connection with the issuance of the
Series 2020 Bonds) by means of the Series 2020 Bonds, the Bond Resolution, the Loan Agreement,
and any other agreements to which the Authority shall be a party and as may be necessary for the
issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the
County of the 2020 Project, (ii) the execution and delivery by the Authority of the Loan Agreement
and any other agreements to which the Authority shall be a party and as may be necessary for the
issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the
County of the 2020 Project, (iii) the adoption by the Authority of the Bond Resolution, including,
without limitation, any supplements or amendments thereto that may be necessary in connection
with the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds (provided that the aggregate amount of
Series 2020 Bonds authorized thereunder shall not exceed $32,000,000) and (iv) the issuance, sale
and delivery by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds.

Section 2. The 2020 Project to be financed is hereby approved by the Board of the
County, provided, however, that the County may substitute and/or add items of 2020 Equipment
and/or 2020 Improvements upon satisfaction of the applicable substitution terms and provisions of
the Loan Agreement to the extent provided therein.

Section 3. The Board of the County hereby approves the execution and delivery by the
County of, and the performance by the County of its obligations pursuant to, the Loan Agreement,
the Continuing Disclosure Agreement, and any other agreements to which the County shall be a
party and as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the
financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project, each in such form as shall be
approved by the Office of County Counsel, such approval to be evidenced by the execution and
delivery thereof by the Authorized Officer (as hereinafter defined).

Section 4. (a) The full faith and credit of the County are hereby pledged to the punctual
payment of all loan repayment obligations set forth in the Loan Agreement authorized by this
Resolution, including, without limitation, (i) the sum of money, representing principal and interest
necessary to amortize debt service on the Series 2020 Bonds, payable by the County on the
respective loan payment dates for the Series 2020 Bonds and the redemption premium, if any, to the
extent required to redeem the Series 2020 Bonds pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Bond

Resolution, and (ii) all amounts payable by the County to the Authority pursuant to the Loan
Agreement, including, but not limited to, the annual trustee’s fee and annual Authority
administrative fees and expenses, including for the owner’s representative services incurred for the
2020 Project, professional fees incurred for any arbitrage calculation, arbitrage rebate expenses, and
all direct and indirect costs and expenses incurred by the Authority related to the enforcement of the
Bond Resolution and the Loan Agreement, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees
related thereto (clauses (i) and (ii) of this Section 4 are referred to collectively herein as the “Loan
Payment Obligation”). The Loan Payment Obligation pursuant to the Loan Agreement shall be a
direct, unlimited and general obligation of the County, not subject to annual appropriation by the
County pursuant to the Act and, unless paid from other sources, the County shall be obligated to
levy ad valorem taxes upon all the taxable property within the jurisdiction of the County for the
payment of the Loan Payment Obligation thereunder without limitation as to rate or amount.

(b) The Loan Payment Obligation authorized hereby shall remain effective until
all of the Series 2020 Bonds shall have been paid in full in accordance with the terms and provisions
thereof and of the Bond Resolution and when all obligations of the County pursuant to the terms
and provisions of the Loan Agreement shall have been satisfied in full, notwithstanding the
occurrence of any other event, including, without limitation, the termination of the Loan Agreement
with respect to some or all of the 2020 Project.

(c) Upon the payment of all amounts referenced in this Section 4, the full faith
and credit pledge of the County as to the Loan Payment Obligation authorized hereby shall cease to
exist.

Section 5. The County Administrator, the County Chief Financial Officer and any designee
thereof (each an “Authorized Officer”), are each severally authorized and directed to execute and
deliver, in the name of the County and on its behalf, the Loan Agreement, the Continuing
Disclosure Agreement, and any other agreements to which the County shall be a party and as may
be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the
Authority and the County of the 2020 Project, and the Clerk of the Board and the Deputy Clerk of
the Board are each severally authorized and directed to attest to the signature of the Authorized
Officer on, and to affix the seal of the County to, the Loan Agreement and any other agreements to
which the County shall be a party and as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the
Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.
Section 6. The Authorized Officer, the Clerk of the Board and the Deputy Clerk of the
Board are hereby severally authorized and directed to execute closing certificates and other ancillary
documents as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or
the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.

Section 7. The Chief Financial Officer of the County is hereby authorized and directed to
prepare and file a supplemental debt statement relating to the Loan Payment Obligation with the
Director of Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community Affairs.

Section 8. The Authorized Officer is hereby authorized and directed to take such further
action on behalf of the County as may be necessary and desirable for the issuance by the Authority
of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.

Section 9. The County intends that the Authority will issue the 2020 Bonds for the
purposes of financing the 2020 Project. The County expects that the maximum principal amount
of Series 2020 Bonds which will be issued to finance the costs of the 2020 Project is
$32,000,000. If the County incurs any such costs prior to the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds,
the County intends to reimburse itself for such expenditures with the proceeds of the Series 2020
Bonds in accordance with the provisions of an official intent resolution adopted by the County
pursuant to Treasury Regulations §1.150-2 promulgated under the Internal Revenue Code of
1986, as amended.

Section 10. This Resolution shall take effect twenty (20) days following final adoption and
publication in accordance with applicable law; provided, however, that in no event shall this
Resolution become effective until such date as the Local Finance Board shall render findings in
connection with the matters set forth herein, in satisfaction of the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:5A-7.

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Public Hearing Notice for Transfer of Ownership of County-Owned Open Space Parcels (Masonic Property) From the County to Cherry Hill Township

TAKE NOTICE that Camden County has filed a request with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, proposing to transfer ownership of parkland from the County of Camden to Cherry Hill Township.  The parkland to be transferred is known as Block 431.14, Lot 1 & 13; Block 431.16, Lot 7, along County Road 561, consists of 4.67 acres, and is subject to Green Acres restrictions.  The Green Acres restrictions on the parkland will be transferred with the parkland and will run with the property in perpetuity.

Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 7:36-25.5(a)3, a hearing to obtain public comment on this request will be held virtually via Zoom at https://cherryhillnj.zoom.us/j/94718098269 or via Phone at (301) 715-8592, Webinar ID 947 1809 8269 on November 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm. 

All information submitted by Camden County to the Green Acres Program in support of this requested parkland transfer is available for public inspection at the County Department of Parks Administration Building, 1301 Park Blvd., Cherry Hill, NJ.

Written comments on the parkland transfer request may be directed to Jack Sworaski at 1301 Park Blvd., Cherry Hill, NJ, 856-858-5211.   Please send a copy of any comments submitted on this request to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Green Acres Program, Bureau of Legal Services and Stewardship, Mail Code 501-01, 501 East State St., P.O. Box 420, Trenton, NJ 08625-0420.

Public comment on this parkland transfer request will be accepted during the public hearing or until November 18, 2020. On or after November 19, 2020, the County of Camden may take formal action to approve the proposed transfer of parkland, subject to approval of the transfer documents by the Green Acres Program.

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Meeting of the Camden County Board of Taxation

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation will
hold a virtual meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 10:00am via telecommunication.

meeting number 126 067 8109
meeting password: election (35328466)
to join by phone 1-408-418-9388


Emergency Meeting of the Camden County Board of Taxation

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation will
hold an emergency meeting for purchases related to the General 2020 election. The meeting will be held on
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at 10:00am via telecommunication.

WebEx info is: meeting number 126 061 3993
meeting password: election2020 (35328466)
to join by phone 1-408-418-9388


Meeting of the Camden County Board of Taxation

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation will
hold an emergency meeting to certify the added/omitted tax list. The meeting will be held on
Friday, October 9, 2020 at 9:30am via telecommunication.
To access and join the Zoom Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82737727474?pwd=L0VUeCs2ajFxd1YwbENFQzZQN2ZhZz09

Meeting ID: 827 3772 7474
Password: 296096

For call-in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6

Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.

Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the

“chat” button.

The public will be called in the order the questions are received.

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Public Meeting Notice Camden County Technical Schools

Please take notice that, due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the 7:00 p.m. October 21, 2020 meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from an in-person meeting to a virtual meeting that will be available for viewing by the public via YouTube, and the start time of the meeting has been changed to 5:00 p.m. Members of the public may view the meeting by selecting the “Board Meeting Live” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” on our website. Public comments can be made by sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting or can be sent prior to the meeting in written letter form to Mr. Scott Kipers, Business Administrator/Board Secretary, 343 Berlin Cross Keys Road, Sicklerville, NJ 08081. Any member of the public wishing to submit a public comment in another format or has limited or no internet access to view this meeting should contact the business administrator/board secretary’s office at 856-767-7000, ext. 5400 for assistance.   All public comments being submitted prior to the October 21, 2020 meeting must be received by 3:00 p.m. on October 20, 2020. The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage. Formal action will be taken on agenda items.  A closed session will be held on matters identified on the agenda.

 Also, notice is hereby given by the Board of Education of the Technical Schools in the County of Camden that a public hearing will be held to discuss the 2019-2020 Student Safety Data System Reports.  The public hearing will be held in conjunction with the regularly scheduled board meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. and will be held in the same format as described above.  Public comments can be made by sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting or can be sent prior to the meeting in written letter form to Mr. Scott Kipers, Business Administrator/Board Secretary, 343 Berlin Cross Keys Road, Sicklerville, NJ 08081. Any member of the public wishing to submit a public comment in another format or has limited or no internet access to view this meeting should contact the business administrator/board secretary’s office at 856-767-7000, ext. 5400 for assistance.   All public comments being submitted prior to the October 21, 2020 meeting must be received by 3:00 p.m. on October 20, 2020. The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage.

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CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY NOTICE OF DATE CHANGE OF MEETING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the regularly scheduled Board Meeting of the Camden County Improvement Authority for Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. has been rescheduled for Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.

In lieu of in person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below. Public comment will be taken at the time indicated on the agenda. Questions may be submitted to the Board Secretary, Maryanne Manning at justask@camdencounty.com at least 24 hours before the meeting. The agenda will be posted on the Authority Website.

Below are dial in instructions:
Call In #: 1-888-204-5987
Access Code: 2936370
The Authority shall take whatever formal action necessary on all matters coming before it.

Christopher A. Orlando, Interim Executive Director Camden County Improvement Authority

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Notice Of Award

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded Camden County $2,147,747 in Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program funds as Authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), Public Law 116-136. These special ESG funds are to be used to prevent, prepare for , and respond to the coronavirus pandemic 2019 (COVID-19) among individuals and families who are homeless or receiving prevention activities to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19.

 As a result of COVID-19, the County has experienced a significant loss in homeless shelter capacity due social distancing and capacity limits. Camden County intends to use these ESG funds to create new homeless shelter capacity for those displaced by COVID-19.  


NOTICE
MEETING OF THE CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION

September 18, 2020                                     

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation Meeting and Full Boards Appeals will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 9:00am via telecommunication.

To access and join the Zoom Meeting:  

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Meeting ID: 827 3772 7474

Password: 296096

For call in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6

Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.

Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the “chat” button.

The public will be called in the order the questions are received.

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NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith was introduced and approved upon first reading at a meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of
the County of Camden, New Jersey, held on September 17, 2020 in the City of Camden. It will be further considered for final passage after
PUBLIC HEARING thereon at a meeting of said Board of Chosen Freeholders to be held virtually on October 15, 2020 at 12:00 noon, at the
Camden County Courthouse, 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey. Due to the current State of Emergency
and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread
of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Public Hearing in person. The meeting will be streamed live via
https://www.camdencounty.com/live. Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.
Questions and comments regarding the Bond Ordinance may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream
link. A copy of this Ordinance has been posted on https://www.camdencounty.com/public-notices/ and https://www.camdencounty.com/
your-government/ for members of the general public who would like to review same.

RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE
COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY PROVIDING THE COUNTY’S
CONSENT TO (I) THE FINANCING OF THE ACQUISITION AND
INSTALLATION OF CERTAIN CAPITAL EQUIPMENT AND THE
CONSTRUCTION OF CERTAIN CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE
IMPROVEMENTS IN, BY AND FOR THE COUNTY; (II) THE
ISSUANCE BY THE AUTHORITY OF A SERIES OF ITS TAX-EXEMPT
“COUNTY GUARANTEED LOAN REVENUE BONDS (COUNTY
CAPITAL PROGRAM), SERIES 2020” FOR THE PURPOSES OF
FINANCING THE COUNTY PROJECT AUTHORIZED HEREBY; (III)
THE LOAN AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE COUNTY AND
THE AUTHORITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE FINANCING
AUTHORIZED HEREBY; AND (IV) CERTAIN OTHER MATTERS
RELATED THERETO AND PURSUANT TO N.J.S.A. 40:37A-56
WHEREAS, The Camden County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) has been duly
created, by a resolution of the Board of Chosen Freeholders (the “Board”) of the County of
Camden, State of New Jersey (the “County”), as a public body corporate and politic of the State of
New Jersey (the “State”), pursuant to and in accordance with the county improvement authorities
law, constituting Chapter 183 of the Pamphlet Laws of 1960 of the State, and the acts amendatory
thereof and supplemental thereto (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-44 et seq.) (the “Act”); and
WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 11 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-54(a)), to provide within the County public facilities (as defined in the Act) for
use by the State, the County or any municipality in the County, or any two or more or any
subdivisions, departments, agencies or instrumentalities of any of the foregoing for any of their
respective governmental purposes; and
WHEREAS, the Authority is authorized by law, specifically Section 12 of the Act
(N.J.S.A. 40:37A-55(h)), to extend credit or make loans to any governmental unit or person for
the planning, design, acquisition, construction, equipping and furnishing of a public facility,
upon the terms and conditions that the loans be secured by loan and security agreements,
mortgages, leases and other instruments, the payments on which shall be sufficient to pay the
principal of and interest on any bonds issued for such purpose by the Authority, and upon such
other terms and conditions as the Authority shall deem reasonable; and
WHEREAS, at the request of the County and pursuant to the terms and provisions of the
Act, the Authority has agreed to finance the acquisition and installation of certain items of capital
equipment (the “2020 Equipment”) and the construction of certain capital infrastructure
improvements (the “2020 Improvements,” the 2020 Equipment and the 2020 Improvements shall
be referred to collectively herein as the “2020 Project”), and as more particularly described in
Schedule A attached hereto and made a part hereof; and
WHEREAS, the Authority proposes to finance all or a portion of the total cost of the 2020
Project (as well as all or a portion of the costs incurred by the County and the Authority in
connection with the issuance of the hereinafter defined Series 2020 Bonds) through the issuance by
the Authority of a series of its tax-exempt County Guaranteed Loan Revenue Bonds (County

Capital Program), Series 2020 (the “Series 2020 Bonds”), in an aggregate principal amount not-to-
exceed $32,000,000; and

NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith was introduced and approved upon first reading at a meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of
the County of Camden, New Jersey, held on September 17, 2020 in the City of Camden. It will be further considered for final passage after
PUBLIC HEARING thereon at a meeting of said Board of Chosen Freeholders to be held virtually on October 15, 2020 at 12:00 noon, at the
Camden County Courthouse, 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey. Due to the current State of Emergency
and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread
of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Public Hearing in person. The meeting will be streamed live via
https://www.camdencounty.com/live. Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.
Questions and comments regarding the Bond Ordinance may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream
link. A copy of this Ordinance has been posted on https://www.camdencounty.com/public-notices/ and https://www.camdencounty.com/
your-government/ for members of the general public who would like to review same.
WHEREAS, the Series 2020 Bonds will be issued by the Authority pursuant to the terms
and provisions of a bond resolution to be adopted by the Authority, as the same may be thereafter
amended and supplemented pursuant to the terms thereof (the “Bond Resolution”); and
WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms and provisions of that certain Loan and Security
Agreement, by and between the County and the Authority (the “Loan Agreement”), the Authority,
inter alia, will lend to the County the proceeds of the Series 2020 Bonds for the purpose of financing
the undertaking and completing of the 2020 Project, as well as all or a portion of the costs incurred
by the County and the Authority in connection with the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Loan Agreement, the County will
make loan repayments in an amount sufficient to pay, inter alia, the principal and redemption
premium, if any, of and interest on the Series 2020 Bonds; and
WHEREAS, in order to induce the prospective purchasers of the Series 2020 Bonds to
purchase the Series 2020 Bonds, the Series 2020 Bonds shall be secured by a guarantee by the
County, pursuant to the terms and provisions of that certain “Resolution of the County of Camden
in the State of New Jersey Authorizing a Guarantee by the County of the Payment of the
Principal of and Interest On the “County Guaranteed Loan Revenue Bonds (County Capital
Program), Series 2020” to be Issued by the Camden County Improvement Authority for the
Purposes of Financing the Acquisition and Installation of Certain Capital Equipment and the
Construction of Certain Capital Infrastructure Improvements in, by and for the County,” to be
finally adopted by the Board of the County concurrently with the final adoption of this Resolution,
of the payment, when due, of the principal of and interest on not more than $32,000,000 of the total
aggregate principal amount of the Series 2020 Bonds, all pursuant to and as authorized by Section
37 (“Section 37”) of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-80) (the “County Guaranty”); and
WHEREAS, prior to final adoption of this Resolution and in accordance with Section 13 of
the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-56) (“Section 13”), the Authority, after investigation and study, will have
made a detailed report to the Board of the County concerning the 2020 Project, the Series 2020
Bonds, the Bond Resolution and the Loan Agreement, and the Board of the County hereby desires
to satisfy the requirements of Section 13 by means of the adoption of this Resolution; and
WHEREAS, the Board of the County hereby desires to approve the incurrence by the
County of the loan repayment obligations of the County, and the other contractual obligations of the
County, all pursuant to, and as set forth in, the terms and provisions of the Loan Agreement; and
WHEREAS, in connection with the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds, it is necessary for
the County to enter into a Continuing Disclosure Agreement (the “Continuing Disclosure
Agreement”) to provide for the dissemination of secondary market disclosure in compliance with
the terms and provisions of Rule 15c2-12 (codified at 17 C.F.R. §240.15c2-12), as the same may be
further amended, supplemented and officially interpreted from time to time, or any successor
provision thereto, promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and supplemented (codified as of the date hereof at
15 U.S.C. 77 et seq.) (“Rule 15c2-12”), and it is the desire of the Board of the County to approve
the contractual obligations of the County pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Continuing
Disclosure Agreement in furtherance of compliance with the terms and provisions of Rule 15c2-12;
and NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the
County of Camden, New Jersey (not less than two-thirds of all members thereof affirmatively
concurring), as follows:
Section 1. In accordance with applicable law, the Board of the County hereby consents
to (i) the financing of the 2020 Project (and the costs incurred in connection with the issuance of the
Series 2020 Bonds) by means of the Series 2020 Bonds, the Bond Resolution, the Loan Agreement,
and any other agreements to which the Authority shall be a party and as may be necessary for the
issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the
County of the 2020 Project, (ii) the execution and delivery by the Authority of the Loan Agreement
and any other agreements to which the Authority shall be a party and as may be necessary for the
issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the
County of the 2020 Project, (iii) the adoption by the Authority of the Bond Resolution, including,
without limitation, any supplements or amendments thereto that may be necessary in connection
with the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds (provided that the aggregate amount of
Series 2020 Bonds authorized thereunder shall not exceed $32,000,000) and (iv) the issuance, sale
and delivery by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds.
Section 2. The 2020 Project to be financed is hereby approved by the Board of the
County, provided, however, that the County may substitute and/or add items of 2020 Equipment
and/or 2020 Improvements upon satisfaction of the applicable substitution terms and provisions of
the Loan Agreement to the extent provided therein.
Section 3. The Board of the County hereby approves the execution and delivery by the
County of, and the performance by the County of its obligations pursuant to, the Loan Agreement,
the Continuing Disclosure Agreement, and any other agreements to which the County shall be a
party and as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the
financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project, each in such form as shall be
approved by the Office of County Counsel, such approval to be evidenced by the execution and
delivery thereof by the Authorized Officer (as hereinafter defined).
Section 4. (a) The full faith and credit of the County are hereby pledged to the punctual
payment of all loan repayment obligations set forth in the Loan Agreement authorized by this
Resolution, including, without limitation, (i) the sum of money, representing principal and interest
necessary to amortize debt service on the Series 2020 Bonds, payable by the County on the
respective loan payment dates for the Series 2020 Bonds and the redemption premium, if any, to the
extent required to redeem the Series 2020 Bonds pursuant to the terms and provisions of the Bond
Resolution, and (ii) all amounts payable by the County to the Authority pursuant to the Loan
Agreement, including, but not limited to, the annual trustee’s fee and annual Authority
administrative fees and expenses, including for the owner’s representative services incurred for the
2020 Project, professional fees incurred for any arbitrage calculation, arbitrage rebate expenses, and
all direct and indirect costs and expenses incurred by the Authority related to the enforcement of the
Bond Resolution and the Loan Agreement, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees
related thereto (clauses (i) and (ii) of this Section 4 are referred to collectively herein as the “Loan
Payment Obligation”). The Loan Payment Obligation pursuant to the Loan Agreement shall be a
direct, unlimited and general obligation of the County, not subject to annual appropriation by the
County pursuant to the Act and, unless paid from other sources, the County shall be obligated to levy
ad valorem taxes upon all the taxable property within the jurisdiction of the County for the
payment of the Loan Payment Obligation thereunder without limitation as to rate or amount.
(b) The Loan Payment Obligation authorized hereby shall remain effective until
all of the Series 2020 Bonds shall have been paid in full in accordance with the terms and provisions
thereof and of the Bond Resolution and when all obligations of the County pursuant to the terms
and provisions of the Loan Agreement shall have been satisfied in full, notwithstanding the
occurrence of any other event, including, without limitation, the termination of the Loan Agreement
with respect to some or all of the 2020 Project.

(c) Upon the payment of all amounts referenced in this Section 4, the full faith
and credit pledge of the County as to the Loan Payment Obligation authorized hereby shall cease to
exist.
Section 5. The County Administrator, the County Chief Financial Officer and any designee
thereof (each an “Authorized Officer”), are each severally authorized and directed to execute and
deliver, in the name of the County and on its behalf, the Loan Agreement, the Continuing
Disclosure Agreement, and any other agreements to which the County shall be a party and as may
be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the
Authority and the County of the 2020 Project, and the Clerk of the Board and the Deputy Clerk of
the Board are each severally authorized and directed to attest to the signature of the Authorized
Officer on, and to affix the seal of the County to, the Loan Agreement and any other agreements to
which the County shall be a party and as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the
Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.
Section 6. The Authorized Officer, the Clerk of the Board and the Deputy Clerk of the
Board are hereby severally authorized and directed to execute closing certificates and other ancillary
documents as may be necessary for the issuance by the Authority of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or
the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.
Section 7. The Chief Financial Officer of the County is hereby authorized and directed to
prepare and file a supplemental debt statement relating to the Loan Payment Obligation with the
Director of Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community Affairs.
Section 8. The Authorized Officer is hereby authorized and directed to take such further
action on behalf of the County as may be necessary and desirable for the issuance by the Authority
of the Series 2020 Bonds and/or the financing by the Authority and the County of the 2020 Project.
Section 9. The County intends that the Authority will issue the 2020 Bonds for the
purposes of financing the 2020 Project. The County expects that the maximum principal amount
of Series 2020 Bonds which will be issued to finance the costs of the 2020 Project is
$32,000,000. If the County incurs any such costs prior to the issuance of the Series 2020 Bonds,
the County intends to reimburse itself for such expenditures with the proceeds of the Series 2020
Bonds in accordance with the provisions of an official intent resolution adopted by the County
pursuant to Treasury Regulations §1.150-2 promulgated under the Internal Revenue Code of
1986, as amended.
Section 10. This Resolution shall take effect twenty (20) days following final adoption and
publication in accordance with applicable law; provided, however, that in no event shall this
Resolution become effective until such date as the Local Finance Board shall render findings in
connection with the matters set forth herein, in satisfaction of the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:5A-7.

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NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith was introduced and approved upon first reading at a meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of
the County of Camden, New Jersey, held on September 17, 2020 in the City of Camden. It will be further considered for final passage after
PUBLIC HEARING thereon at a meeting of said Board of Chosen Freeholders to be held virtually on October 15, 2020 at 12:00 noon, at the
Camden County Courthouse, 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey. Due to the current State of Emergency
and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread
of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Public Hearing in person. The meeting will be streamed live via
https://www.camdencounty.com/live. Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.
Questions and comments regarding the Bond Ordinance may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live
stream link. A copy of this Ordinance has been posted on https://www.camdencounty.com/public-notices/ and
https://www.camdencounty.com/your-government/ for members of the general public who would like to review same aggregate principal amount of the 2020 Bonds, all pursuant to and as authorized by Section 37
(“Section 37”) of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-80) (the “County Guaranty”).
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the
County of Camden, New Jersey (not less than two-thirds of all members thereof affirmatively
concurring), as follows:
Section 1. This Guaranty Resolution shall be adopted by the Board of the County in the
manner provided for the adoption of a bond ordinance as provided in the Local Bond Law,
constituting Chapter 169 of the Pamphlet Laws of 1960 of the State, and the acts amendatory
thereof and supplemental thereto (N.J.S.A. 40A:2-1 et seq.) (the “Local Bond Law”).
Section 2. Pursuant to and in accordance with the terms of the Act, and specifically
Section 37 thereof, the County is hereby authorized to, and hereby shall, unconditionally and
irrevocably guaranty the punctual payment, when due, of the principal of and interest on the 2020
Bonds in a total aggregate principal amount not-to-exceed $32,000,000, which 2020 Bonds are to be
issued to finance the 2020 Project, as defined and further described in the preambles hereof. Upon
its endorsement of the 2020 Bonds referred to in Section 3 below, the County shall be
unconditionally and irrevocably obligated to pay, when due, the principal of and interest on the
2020 Bonds, in the same manner and to the same extent as in the case of bonds or notes issued by
the County pursuant to the Local Bond Law and, accordingly, the County shall be unconditionally
and irrevocably obligated to levy ad valorem taxes upon all of the taxable property within the
jurisdiction of the County for the payment thereof without limitation as to rate or amount when
required pursuant to the provisions of this Guaranty Resolution and applicable law. The full faith
and credit of the County are hereby pledged for the full and punctual performance of the County
Guaranty. The unconditional and irrevocable guaranty of the County, effected hereby, to pay the
principal of and interest on the 2020 Bonds, when due, in accordance with the terms hereof, shall
not be abrogated for any reason, including, without limitation, the termination of that certain Loan
and Security Agreement entered into by and between the County and the Authority in connection
with the issuance of the 2020 Bonds.
Section 3. The Freeholder-Director of the County shall, by manual or facsimile
signature, execute an endorsement on the 2020 Bonds evidencing the County Guaranty by the
County of the punctual payment, when due, of the principal of and interest thereon. The
endorsement on the 2020 Bonds shall be in substantially the following form, and absent the fully
executed endorsement in such following form on any such 2020 Bonds, such 2020 Bonds shall
not be entitled to the benefits of the County Guaranty:

“GUARANTY OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN
IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY
The payment of the principal of and interest on the within
Bond is hereby fully, unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed
by the County of Camden in the State of New Jersey (the
“County”), and the County is unconditionally and irrevocably
liable for the payment, when due, of the principal of and interest on
this Bond. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the County of Camden in the
State of New Jersey has caused this Guaranty to be executed by the
manual or facsimile signature of its Freeholder-Director.
COUNTY OF CAMDEN IN THE STATE
OF NEW JERSEY

By:_______________________________
Freeholder-Director”

Section 4. It is hereby found, determined and declared by the Board that:
(a) This Guaranty Resolution may be adopted notwithstanding any statutory debt or
other limitations, including particularly any limitation or requirement under or pursuant to the Local
Bond Law, but the aggregate principal amount of the 2020 Bonds outstanding at any time which
shall be entitled to the benefits of the County Guaranty, being an amount not-to-exceed
$32,000,000, shall, after the issuance of such 2020 Bonds, be included in the gross debt of the
County for the purpose of determining the indebtedness of the County under or pursuant to the
Local Bond Law.
(b) The principal amount of the 2020 Bonds entitled to the benefits of the County
Guaranty and included in the gross debt of the County shall be deducted and is hereby declared to
be and to constitute a deduction from such gross debt under and for all the purposes of the Local
Bond Law (i) from and after the time of issuance of the 2020 Bonds until the end of the fiscal year
beginning next after the completion of the 2020 Project, and (ii) in any annual debt statement filed
pursuant to the Local Bond Law as of the end of said fiscal year or any subsequent fiscal year if the
revenues or other receipts or money of the Authority in such year are sufficient to pay its expenses
of operation and maintenance in such year and all amounts payable in such year on account of the
principal of and interest on all such guaranteed 2020 Bonds, all of the bonds issued as provided in
Section 36 of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:37A-79) and all bonds of the Authority issued under the Act.
Section 5. The following matters are hereby determined, declared, recited and stated:
(a) The maximum principal amount of 2020 Bonds which are hereby and hereunder
guaranteed as to the punctual payment, when due, of the principal thereof and interest thereon is,
and the maximum estimated cost of the 2020 Project to be financed in accordance with the
transaction contemplated hereby is, $32,000,000.
(b) The purposes described in this Guaranty Resolution are not current expenses of the
County and no part of the costs thereof have been or shall be assessed on property specially
benefited thereby.
(c) A supplemental debt statement of the County has been duly made and filed in the
office of the Clerk of the Board, and an electronic version thereof has been filed in the office of the
Director of the Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community
Affairs, and such debt statement shows that while the gross debt of the County, as defined in the
Local Bond Law, is increased by this Guaranty Resolution by $32,000,000 in accordance with the
provisions of the Act, the net debt of the County is not increased, and the obligation of the County authorized by
or incurred pursuant to the terms of this Guaranty Resolution is permitted by an
exception to the debt limitations of the Local Bond Law which exception is contained in the Act.
(d) All other items to be contained in a bond ordinance adopted pursuant to the Local
Bond Law are hereby determined to be inapplicable to the County Guaranty of the 2020 Bonds.
Section 6. This Guaranty Resolution shall take effect at the time and in the manner
provided by the Local Bond Law and other applicable law; provided, however, that in no event shall
this Guaranty Resolution become effective until such date as the Local Finance Board in the
Division of Local Government Services in the State Department of Community Affairs shall render
findings in connection with the matters set forth herein, in satisfaction of the provisions of N.J.S.A.
40A:5A-7.

Category Property and Equipment Cost
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE SUSTAINABILITY PARK CONSTRUCTION 300,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE SECURITY EQUIP – HALL OF JUSTICE (HOJ) 365,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE HOJ PLAZA RENOVATIONS 1,250,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE COUNTY WIDE BUILDING RENOVATIONS 200,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE COURT HOUSE BOILERS 350,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE GEN CONST. LAKELAND 100,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE CONSTRUCTION OF ONE STOP SERVICE CENTER 15,000,000.00
COURT HOUSE MAINTENANCE SUSTAINABILITY BUILDING 100,000.00
PARKS BOAT HOUSE RENOVATIONS 350,000.00
PARKS CROSS CTY TRAIL -DESIGN 100,000.00
PARKS PARK UPGRADES-BERLIN PK 750,000.00
PARKS HADDON LAKE DELL RENOVATIONS 800,000.00
PARKS WIGGIN MARINA – DESIGN 100,000.00
PARKS ENGINEERING SERVICES – PARKS UPGRADES 200,000.00
PARKS PARKS BUILDING IMP 50,000.00
BOARD OF TAXATION GIS SYSTEM 35,000.00
IT TELEPHONE SYSTEM UPGRADES 500,000.00
IT NETORK SCURITY UPGRADES 150,000.00
PUBLIC SAFETY 911 SYSTEM UPGRADES 400,000.00
PUBLIC WORKS VARIOUS ROAD REPAIR 900,000.00
PUBLIC WORKS BRIDGE AND CULVERT RENOVATIONS 900,000.00
PUBLIC WORKS DESIGN – DOT ROAD PROJECT 950,000.00
PUBLIC WORKS PROFESSIONAL SVS-ROAD PROJ

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NOTICE OF CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY BOARD MEETING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Camden County Improvement Authority will hold its regularly scheduled Board Meeting on September 10, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. In lieu of in person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below. Public comment will be taken at the time indicated on the agenda. Questions may be submitted to the Board Recording Secretary, Maryanne Manning at
justask@camdencounty.com
The agenda is posted on the Authority Website.
Below are dial in instructions:
Call In #: 1-888-204-5987
Access Code: 2936370
At that time, the Authority shall take whatever formal action is necessary on all matters coming before it.
Christopher A. Orlando, Interim Executive Director
Camden County Improvement Authority

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Tri-Boro Sand and Stone will conduct a public hearing to allow Comments on its request to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for the relocation and expansion of the existing Triboro Sand and Stone recycling / composting facilities located at 1236 Haddonfield-Berlin Road, Voorhees Twp, NJ, to an on-site location in the Borough of Gibbsboro, specifically Block 13.01 Lot 42

There will be no increase in the currently permitted daily and annual amounts of recyclable concrete, asphalt or leaves accepted. The hours of operation will remain unchanged. However, to facilitate improved processing and storage of materials, Triboro would increase the area of its recycling/composting operations to 27 acres and its on-site storage capacity to 375,021 cubic yards of unprocessed and processed concrete and asphalt in stockpile 1 and 126,630 cubic yards of processed concrete and asphalt in stockpile 2. Likewise, Triboro is requesting increased on-site storage for leaves to 87,270 cubic yards in the unprocessed area and 86,220 cubic yards of compost in the processed area.

A live virtual public hearing will be held at 7:00 pm on September 15, 2020 via the following Zoom link for all interested persons to comment.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85228529415?pwd=SIFXcXd5R19XRHZDOXDYSKOZjhnQT09 Meeting ID: 852 2852 9415; Passcode: 280223

Written statements will be accepted until 9am September 15, 2020 and should be addressed to: Jack Sworaski, Director of the Division of Environmental Affairs, 1301 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, (856) 858-5241. Written statements will be reproduced in the form in which they are received. For additional questions please contact Jim Furey at 215-333-8000.

Copies of the proposed amendment may be inspected at Camden County.com, the Division of Environmental Affairs office, 1301 Park Boulevard Cherry Hill NJ, 08002 and in the municipal clerk’s offices in Gibbsboro, Voorhees and Lindenwold.

A live virtual public hearing will be held at 12:00 pm during the monthly meeting of the Camden County Board of Freeholders on September 17, 2020 at https://www.camdencounty.com/live/ for all interested persons to comment. Written statements will be accepted until 9am September 17, 2020 and should be addressed to: Jack Sworaski, Director of the Division of Environmental Affairs, 1301 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, (856) 858 5241. Written statements will be reproduced in the form in which they are received.

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NOTICE
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE CAMDEN COUNTY TECHNICAL SCHOOLS

Please take notice that, due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the 7:00 p.m. September 16 meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from an in-person meeting to a virtual meeting that will be available for viewing by the public via YouTube, and the start time of the meeting has been changed to 5:00 p.m. Members of the public may view the meeting by selecting the “Board Meeting Live” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” on our website and will be able to provide public comment by sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting.  The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage. Formal action will be taken on agenda items.  A closed session will be held on matters identified on the agenda.


NOTICE
BOARD OF ELECTIONS EMERGENCY MEETING

September 1, 2020
Emergency meeting Thursday September 3, 2020 at 10am.

WebEx info: Meeting number (access code): 126 614 3302  |  Meeting password: general (4363725 from phones and video systems)
Call In Number: 1-408-418-9388 | access code: 126 614 3302


NOTICE
MEETING OF THE CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION

August 24, 2020
Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation
Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 9:00am via telecommunication .
To access and join the Zoom Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82737727474?pwd=L0VUeCs2ajFxd1YwbENFQzZQN2ZhZz09
Meeting ID: 827 3772 7474
Password: 296096
For call in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6
Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.
Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the “chat” button.
The public will be called in the order the questions are received. Thank You
PLEASE LOOK ONLINE AT CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION WEBSITE FOR ANY UPDATES.
https://www.camdencounty.com/service/board-of-taxation/

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NOTICE
REVISION TO THE CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS 2020 MEETING DATES

The 2020 Meeting Dates for the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders, previously published on January 14, 2020, are revised as follows: CAUCUS MEETING TIME CHANGE – The September 15th, October 13th, November 10th and December 15th Caucus Meetings previously scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m., have been changed to 12:00 noon. All meetings will be held virtually. FREEHOLDER MEETING TIME AND LOCATION CHANGE – The September 17th, October 15th, November 12th and December 17th Freeholder Meetings previously scheduled to be held at various locations throughout Camden County will be held virtually beginning at 12:00 noon. Please be advised that due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order
and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public is excluded from attending Caucus and the Freeholder meetings in person. All meetings will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live/. Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed. Questions and comments may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.

Karyn Gilmore
Clerk of the Board

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Public Meeting Notice Camden County Technical Schools

Please take notice that, due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the 7:00 p.m. August 26 meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from an in-person meeting to a virtual meeting that will be available for viewing by the public via YouTube, and the start time of the meeting has been changed to 5:00 p.m. Members of the public may view the meeting by selecting the “Board Meeting Live” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” on our website and will be able to provide public comment by sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting.  The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage. Formal action will be taken on agenda items.  A closed session will be held on matters identified on the agenda.

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CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Camden County Improvement Authority will hold its regularly scheduled Board Meeting on August 13, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. In lieu of in person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below. Public comment will be taken at the time indicated on the agenda. The agenda is posted on the Authority Website. Below are dial in instructions: Call In #: 1-888-204-5987 Access Code: 2936370 At that time, the Authority shall take whatever formal action is necessary on all matters coming before it. Christopher A. Orlando, Interim Executive Director Camden County Improvement Authority

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that The Camden County Improvement Authority (“Authority”) will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. at its offices at 2220 Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees, New Jersey 08043, to discuss and take action with respect to the following application for bond financing:

Owner/Lessor: UCP Lender I, LLC (“Borrower”)

Tenant: Camden Prep, Inc. (“Tenant”)

Project Addresses: 1675-1677 Haddon Avenue, 1683 Haddon Avenue, 1687- 1698 Haddon Avenue, SL Copewood 370 W. Haddon, Haddon Avenue – Rear and Rear 1675-1677 Haddon Avenue in the City of Camden, New Jersey (“City”), being known as Block 1383, Lots 1, 2, 3, 10, 11.01 and 12 on the municipal tax map of the City.

Maximum Aggregate Face Amount of Bonds Requested: $47,000,000 of tax-exempt and/or taxable bonds (“Bonds”).

Description of Project: The proceeds received from the sale of the Bonds will be used by the Authority to: (i) refinance certain indebtedness of Borrower, the proceeds of which were used for, among other things, the development and construction of an approximately 86,500 square foot facility currently utilized by the Tenant as a kindergarten through 4th grade elementary “renaissance school” (and, hereafter, to be utilized as a K through 8th grade elementary and middle “renaissance school”); (ii) fund certain capital, debt service and operating reserves; and (iii) pay for the costs and expenses incurred in connection with the Bonds.

THE BONDS ARE NOT OBLIGATIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, NOR OF ANY COUNTY OR MUNICIPALITY THEREOF.

At the hearing, members of the public may appear in person or by attorney or in writing addressed to Christopher A. Orlando, Executive Director of the Authority, at the above address to provide information and make statements concerning the foregoing application. PLEASE NOTE, in lieu of in-person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below:

Call In #: 1-888-204-5987 Access Code: 2936370

This notice is published in accordance with the public notice requirements of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Dated: August 6, 2020


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that The Camden County Improvement Authority (“Authority”) will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. at its offices at 2220 Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees, New Jersey 08043, to discuss and take action with respect to the following application for bond financing:

Owner/Lessee: Camden City Board of Education

Lessee/Sub-Lessor: UCP Lender II, LLC (“Borrower”) 

Tenant: Camden Prep, Inc. (“Tenant”)

Project  Address: 1575 Mt. Ephraim Avenue in the City of Camden, New Jersey (“City”), being known as Lot 3 in Block 443, on the official tax map of the City.

Maximum Aggregate Face Amount of Bonds Requested: $43,000,000 of tax-exempt and/or taxable bonds (“Bonds”).

Description of Project: The proceeds received from the sale of the Bonds will be used by the Authority to: (i) refinance certain indebtedness of Borrower, the proceeds of which were used for, among other things, to renovate and construct an approximately 104,000 square foot facility utilized by the Tenant as a kindergarten through 4th grade elementary “renaissance school” and a 5th through 8th grade middle “renaissance school”; (ii) fund certain capital, debt service and operating reserves; and (iii) pay for the costs and expenses incurred in connection with the Bonds.

THE BONDS ARE NOT OBLIGATIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, NOR OF ANY COUNTY OR MUNICIPALITY THEREOF.

At the hearing, members of the public may appear in person or by attorney or in writing addressed to Christopher A. Orlando, Executive Director of the Authority, at the above address to provide information and make statements concerning the foregoing application. PLEASE NOTE, in lieu of in-person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below:

Call In #: 1-888-204-5987 Access Code: 2936370

This notice is published in accordance with the public notice requirements of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended.

Dated: August 6, 2020

THE CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY CHRISTOPHER A. ORLANDO, Executive Director

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NOTICE OF THE REVISION TO THE CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS 2020 MEETING DATES

The 2020 Meeting Dates for the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders, previously published on January 14, 2020, are revised as follows:

TIME CHANGE – The AUGUST CAUCUS MEETING previously scheduled to be held on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the 16th Floor Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey has been changed to 12:00 noon.  The date and location remain the same.

   

TIME AND LOCATION CHANGE – The AUGUST FREEHOLDER MEETING previously scheduled to be held on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Gloucester City High School, 1300 Market Street, Gloucester City, New Jersey, has been changed to 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey at 12:00 noon.  The date remains the same.

 

Please be advised that due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending Caucus and the Freeholder meeting in person.  The meeting will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live/.   Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.    Questions and comments may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.

 

Karyn Gilmore

Clerk of the Board


MEETING OF THE CAMDEN COUNTY
BOARD OF TAXATION

July 21, 2020                                                                                                

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 9:00am via telecommunication.

To access and join the Zoom Meeting: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82737727474?pwd=L0VUeCs2ajFxd1YwbENFQzZQN2ZhZz09

Meeting ID: 827 3772 7474

Password: 296096

For call in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6

Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.

Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the “chat” button.

The public will be called in the order the questions are received.


CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY NOTICE OF DATE CHANGE OF MEETING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the regularly scheduled Board Meeting of the Camden County Improvement Authority for Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.

In lieu of in person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below. Public comment will be taken at the time indicated on the agenda. The agenda will be posted on the Authority Website.

Below are dial in instructions:
Call In #: 1-888-204-5987
Access Code: 2936370
The Authority shall take whatever formal action necessary on all matters coming before it.

Christopher A. Orlando, Interim Executive Director Camden County Improvement Authority

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

Pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act, Louis Cappelli, Jr., Director of the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders has called a SPECIAL MEETING for the purpose of awarding a Contract for Electricity Generation Supply Service under the South Jersey Power Cooperative E8802-SJPC., and for possible action on any other business that has properly come before the Board.

Please be advised that due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Special Meeting in person.  The meeting will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live/.   Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.    Questions and comments may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.

DATE:             WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2020

TIME:             2:00 P.M.

PLACE:           Freeholder’s Conference Room, 16th Floor – Courthouse

520 Market St., Camden, N.J.

Karyn Gilmore
Clerk of the Board


PUBLIC NOTICE – ADOPTION OF BOND ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith has been finally adopted after a PUBLIC
HEARING held on July 16, 2020 at 12:00 P.M., at the Camden County Courthouse, 16 th
Floor Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey. A First Reading was
introduced and approved on June 18, 2020, by the Camden County Board of Chosen
Freeholders in the City of Camden, County of Camden, New Jersey and the 20-day period
of limitation within which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such Bond
Ordinance can be commenced, as provided in the Local Bond Law, has begun to run from
the date of the first publication of this statement.

BOND ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY
APPROPRIATING $23,835,000 FOR THE REPAIR AND/OR
REPLACEMENT OF CERTAIN COUNTY INFRASTRUCTURE
PROJECTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF N.J.S.A.
40:14B-40.2 AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $22,643,250 BONDS
OR NOTES OF THE COUNTY FOR FINANCING PART OF SUCH
APPROPRIATION

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY
OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY (not less than two-thirds of all members thereof affirmatively
concurring), AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1 . The improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance are
hereby authorized to be undertaken by the County of Camden, New Jersey (the “County”) as
general improvements. For the said improvements or purposes stated in said Section 3, there is
hereby appropriated the sum of $23,835,000, said sum being inclusive of all appropriations
heretofore made therefor and including the sum of $1,191,750 as the down payment for said
improvements or purposes required by law and now available therefor by virtue of provisions for
down payment or for capital improvement purposes in one or more previously adopted budgets.
Section 2 . In order to finance the cost of the improvements or purposes and to meet the
$23,835,000 appropriation not provided for by application hereunder of said down payment,
negotiable bonds of the County are hereby authorized to be issued in the principal amount of

 

$22,643,250 pursuant to the Local Bond Law of New Jersey, constituting Chapter 2 of Title 40A of
the New Jersey Statutes (the “Local Bond Law”). In anticipation of the issuance of said bonds and
to temporarily finance said improvements or purposes, negotiable notes of the County in a principal
amount not exceeding $22,643,250 are hereby authorized to be issued pursuant to and within the
limitations prescribed by the Local Bond Law.
Section 3 . (a) The improvements hereby authorized and the purposes for the financing of
which said obligations are to be issued are the repair and/or replacement of certain County
infrastructure projects in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 and the schedule
attached to this bond ordinance as Exhibit A, including all necessary materials, improvements,
appurtenances, equipment, furniture and site work related thereto.
(b) The estimated maximum amount of bonds or notes to be issued for said improvements or
purposes is $22,643,250.
(c) The estimated cost of said improvements or purposes is $23,835,000, the excess thereof
over the estimated maximum amount of bonds or notes to be issued therefor being the amount of the
said $1,191,750 down payment for said improvements or purposes.
Section 4 . The following additional matters are hereby determined, declared, recited and
stated:
(a) The said improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance
are not current expenses and are properties or improvements which the County may lawfully
acquire or make as general improvements, and no part of the costs thereof have been or shall be
specially benefited thereby.
(b) The period of usefulness of said improvements or purposes, within the limitations of
the Local Bond Law, according to the reasonable life thereof computed from the date of the bonds
or notes authorized by this bond ordinance, is 11.94 years.
(c) The supplemental debt statement required by the Local Bond Law has been duly

 

prepared and filed in the office of the Clerk of the Board of Chosen Freeholders and a complete
electronic version thereof has been filed in the office of the Director of the Division of Local
Government Services in the Department of Community Affairs of the State of New Jersey, and such
debt statement shows that the gross debt of the County, as defined in the Local Bond Law, is
increased by the authorization of the bonds and notes provided for in this bond ordinance by
$22,643,250, and the said obligations authorized by this bond ordinance will be within all debt
limitations prescribed by the Local Bond Law.
(d) Amounts not exceeding $1,135,000 in the aggregate for interest on said obligations,
costs of issuing said obligations, engineering costs and other items of expense listed in and
permitted under Section 40A:220 of the Local Bond Law are included as part of the estimated costs
of said improvements or purposes.
Section 5 . Any funds from time to time received by the County from the Camden County
Municipal Utilities Authority, as grants in aid of financing the improvements or purposes described
in Section 3 of this bond ordinance or from any other source shall be used for financing said
improvements or purposes by application thereof either to direct payment of the costs of said
improvements or purposes, or to payment or reduction of the authorization of the obligations of the
County authorized therefor by this bond ordinance. Any such funds so received may, and all such
funds so received which are not required for direct payment of the costs of said improvements or
purposes shall, be held and applied by the County as funds applicable only to the payment of
obligations of the County authorized by this bond ordinance.
Section 6 . The full faith and credit of the County are hereby pledged to the punctual
payment of the principal of and interest on the obligations authorized by this bond ordinance. Said
obligations shall be direct, unlimited obligations of the County, and the County shall be obligated to
levy ad valorem taxes upon all the taxable property within the jurisdiction of the County for the
payment of said obligations and interest thereon without limitation as to rate or amount.

 

Section 7 . The capital budget of the County is hereby amended to conform with the
provisions of this bond ordinance to the extent of any inconsistency herewith and the resolutions
promulgated by the Local Finance Board showing all detail of the amended capital budget and
capital program as approved by the Director of the Division of Local Government Services, are on
file with the Clerk of the Board of Chosen Freeholders and are available for public inspection.
Section 8 . The County intends to issue bonds or notes to finance the cost of the
improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance. The County expects that
the maximum principal amount of bonds or notes which will be issued to finance the cost of the
improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance is $22,643,250. If the
County incurs any such costs prior to the issuance of its bonds or notes, the County intends to
reimburse itself for such expenditures with the proceeds of such bonds or notes.
Section 9 . This bond ordinance shall take effect twenty (20) days after the first publication
thereof after final adoption, as provided by the Local Bond Law, provided that the Director of Local
Government Services in the Department of Community Affairs has approved the pilot program
established by N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 for the Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority and the
County.

Exhibit “A”

Town Description

Camden 27th Street Roadway Reconstruction (Marlton Pike

to Federal St)

Camden CR Rt 561 Design of Roadway Project and Storm

Sewer (Euclid to Kaighns Ave)

Pennsauken Union Ave – Road reconstruction (Park to Cove Rd)
Berlin/Winslow/Gloucester Twp. CR 689 Roadway widening and storm sewer project
(New Brooklynn Erial Rd to CC Tech School)
Cherry Hill CR 673 Repave Roadway (Rt 70 to Burlington

County Line)

Haddon Twp. CR 636 Roadway Reconstruction (MacArthur Blvd

to S Park)

Cherry Hill and Voorhees CR 544 Repave Roadway (Cooper Rd intersection)
Camden Engineering Design – Flooding on River Road at

VonNeida Park

Camden Atlantic Ave – Pedestrian Improvements
Gloucester City Design Market Street Roadway Improvements
Countywide Misc. Park Improvements
Countrywide Misc. Water Quality Improvements

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NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith was introduced and approved upon first reading at a meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Camden, New Jersey, held on June 18, 2020 in the City of Camden.   It will be further considered for final passage after PUBLIC HEARING thereon at a meeting of said Board of Chosen Freeholders to be held on July 16, 2020 at 12:00 noon, at the Camden County Courthouse, 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey.  Due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Public Hearing in person.  The meeting will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live.  Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.  Questions and comments regarding the Bond Ordinance may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.  A copy of this Ordinance has been posted on https://www.camdencounty.com/public-notices/ and

https://www.camdencounty.com/your-government/ for members of the general public who would like to review same.

            BOND ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY APPROPRIATING $23,835,000 FOR the repair and/or replacement of certain County infrastructure projects in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $22,643,250 BONDS OR NOTES OF THE COUNTY FOR FINANCING PART OF SUCH APPROPRIATION

            BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY (not less than two-thirds of all members thereof affirmatively concurring), AS FOLLOWS:

            Section 1.  The improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance are hereby authorized to be undertaken by the County of Camden, New Jersey (the “County”) as general improvements.  For the said improvements or purposes stated in said Section 3, there is hereby appropriated the sum of $23,835,000, said sum being inclusive of all appropriations heretofore made therefor and including the sum of $1,191,750 as the down payment for said improvements or purposes required by law and now available therefor by virtue of provisions for down payment or for capital improvement purposes in one or more previously adopted budgets.

            Section 2.  In order to finance the cost of the improvements or purposes and to meet the $23,835,000 appropriation not provided for by application hereunder of said down payment, negotiable bonds of the County are hereby authorized to be issued in the principal amount of $22,643,250 pursuant to the Local Bond Law of New Jersey, constituting Chapter 2 of Title 40A of the New Jersey Statutes (the “Local Bond Law”).  In anticipation of the issuance of said bonds and to temporarily finance said improvements or purposes, negotiable notes of the County in a principal amount not exceeding $22,643,250 are hereby authorized to be issued pursuant to and within the limitations prescribed by the Local Bond Law.

            Section 3.  (a) The improvements hereby authorized and the purposes for the financing of which said obligations are to be issued are the repair and/or replacement of certain County infrastructure projects in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 and the schedule attached to this bond ordinance as Exhibit A, including all necessary materials, improvements, appurtenances, equipment, furniture and site work related thereto.

            (b) The estimated maximum amount of bonds or notes to be issued for said improvements or purposes is $22,643,250.

            (c) The estimated cost of said improvements or purposes is $23,835,000, the excess thereof over the estimated maximum amount of bonds or notes to be issued therefor being the amount of the said $1,191,750 down payment for said improvements or purposes.

            Section 4.  The following additional matters are hereby determined, declared, recited and stated:

            (a)        The said improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance are not current expenses and are properties or improvements which the County may lawfully acquire or make as general improvements, and no part of the costs thereof have been or shall be specially benefited thereby.

            (b)       The period of usefulness of said improvements or purposes, within the limitations of the Local Bond Law, according to the reasonable life thereof computed from the date of the bonds or notes authorized by this bond ordinance, is 11.94 years.

            (c)        The supplemental debt statement required by the Local Bond Law has been duly prepared and filed in the office of the Clerk of the Board of Chosen Freeholders and a complete electronic version thereof has been filed in the office of the Director of the Division of Local Government Services in the Department of Community Affairs of the State of New Jersey, and such debt statement shows that the gross debt of the County, as defined in the Local Bond Law, is increased by the authorization of the bonds and notes provided for in this bond ordinance by $22,643,250, and the said obligations authorized by this bond ordinance will be within all debt limitations prescribed by the Local Bond Law.

            (d)       Amounts not exceeding $1,135,000 in the aggregate for interest on said obligations, costs of issuing said obligations, engineering costs and other items of expense listed in and permitted under Section 40A:2‑20 of the Local Bond Law are included as part of the estimated costs of said improvements or purposes.

            Section 5.  Any funds from time to time received by the County from the Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority, as grants in aid of financing the improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance or from any other source shall be used for financing said improvements or purposes by application thereof either to direct payment of the costs of said improvements or purposes, or to payment or reduction of the authorization of the obligations of the County authorized therefor by this bond ordinance.  Any such funds so received may, and all such funds so received which are not required for direct payment of the costs of said improvements or purposes shall, be held and applied by the County as funds applicable only to the payment of obligations of the County authorized by this bond ordinance.

            Section 6.  The full faith and credit of the County are hereby pledged to the punctual payment of the principal of and interest on the obligations authorized by this bond ordinance.  Said obligations shall be direct, unlimited obligations of the County, and the County shall be obligated to levy ad valorem taxes upon all the taxable property within the jurisdiction of the County for the payment of said obligations and interest thereon without limitation as to rate or amount.

            Section 7.  The capital budget of the County is hereby amended to conform with the provisions of this bond ordinance to the extent of any inconsistency herewith and the resolutions promulgated by the Local Finance Board showing all detail of the amended capital budget and capital program as approved by the Director of the Division of Local Government Services, are on file with the Clerk of the Board of Chosen Freeholders and are available for public inspection.

            Section 8.  The County intends to issue bonds or notes to finance the cost of the improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance.  The County expects that the maximum principal amount of bonds or notes which will be issued to finance the cost of the improvements or purposes described in Section 3 of this bond ordinance is $22,643,250.  If the County incurs any such costs prior to the issuance of its bonds or notes, the County intends to reimburse itself for such expenditures with the proceeds of such bonds or notes.

            Section 9.  This bond ordinance shall take effect twenty (20) days after the first publication thereof after final adoption, as provided by the Local Bond Law, provided that the Director of Local Government Services in the Department of Community Affairs has approved the pilot program established by N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 for the Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority and the County.

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PUBLIC NOTICE – ADOPTION OF BOND ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith has been finally adopted after a PUBLIC HEARING held on June 18, 2020 at 12:00 P.M., at the Camden County Courthouse, 16th Floor Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey.  A First Reading was introduced and approved on May 21, 2020, by the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders in the City of Camden, County of Camden, New Jersey and the 20-day period of limitation within which a suit, action or proceeding questioning the validity of such Bond Ordinance can be commenced, as provided in the Local Bond Law, has begun to run from the date of the first publication of this statement.

BOND ORDINANCE FURTHER AMENDING A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED JANUARY 21, 2016, AS AMENDED BY BOND ORDINANCES FINALLY ADOPTED OCTOBER 19, 2017, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 AND OCTOBER 17, 2019 BY THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A FURTHER CHANGE IN THE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZED BY SUCH ORDINANCE

Section 1.  Exhibit A which is referenced in Section 3(a) of a bond ordinance finally adopted on January 21, 2016 (the “Original Ordinance”) entitled “BOND ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY APPROPRIATING $37,327,500 FOR the repair and/or replacement of certain County infrastructure projects in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:14B-40.2 AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $34,461,125 BONDS OR NOTES OF THE COUNTY FOR FINANCING PART OF SUCH APPROPRIATION” of the County of Camden, New Jersey (the “County”),  as amended by a bond ordinance finally adopted on October 19, 2017 (the “Amending Ordinance” and together with the Original Ordinance, the “Amended Ordinance”) entitled “BOND ORDINANCE AMENDING A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED JANUARY 21, 2016 BY THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A CHANGE IN THE ORDINANCE TITLE AND THE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZED BY SUCH ORDINANCE” and attached thereto, as further amended by a bond ordinance finally adopted on September 17, 2018 (the “Further Amending Ordinance” and together with the Amended Ordinance, the “Further Amended Ordinance”) entitled “BOND ORDINANCE FURTHER AMENDING A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED JANUARY 21, 2016, AS AMENDED BY A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED OCTOBER 19, 2017  BY THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A CHANGE IN THE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZED BY SUCH ORDINANCE” and attached thereto, as further amended by a bond ordinance finally adopted on October 17, 2019 (the “Second Further Amending Ordinance” and together with the Further Amended Ordinance, the “Ordinance”) entitled “BOND ORDINANCE FURTHER AMENDING A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED JANUARY 21, 2016, AS AMENDED BY A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED OCTOBER 19, 2017  AND AS FURTHER AMENDED BY A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 BY THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A FURTHER CHANGE IN THE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZED BY SUCH ORDINANCE” and attached thereto, is hereby further amended to read in its entirety as set forth in Exhibit A attached hereto.

Section 2.  All other details of the Ordinance shall remain the same.

           Section 3.  This bond ordinance shall take effect twenty (20) days after the first publication thereof after final adoption, as provided by the Local Bond Law.

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CAMDEN COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Camden County Improvement Authority will hold its regularly scheduled Board Meeting on June 11, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. In lieu of in person attendance, the public may attend and join this meeting via teleconference at the number listed below. Public comment will be taken at the time indicated on the agenda. The agenda is posted on the Authority Website.

Below are dial in instructions: Call In #: 1-888-204-5987
Access Code: 2936370

At that time, the Authority shall take whatever formal action is necessary on all matters coming before it.

Christopher A. Orlando, Interim Executive Director Camden County Improvement Authority


Public Meeting Notice Camden County Technical Schools

Please take notice that, due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the 7:00 p.m. June 24 meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from an in-person meeting to a virtual meeting that will be available for viewing by the public via YouTube, and the start time of the meeting has been changed to 3:00 p.m. Members of the public may view the meeting by selecting the “Board Meeting Live” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” on our website and will be able to provide public comment by sending an email to a designated email address which will be announced during the Board meeting.  The Campus Specific Agendas will be posted 48 hours prior to the meeting and can be viewed by selecting the “Agendas” link under the heading “SCHOOL BOARD” section on the School District’s Webpage:  www.ccts.org. The full agenda will be posted at the beginning of the meeting in the same section on the Webpage. Formal action will be taken on agenda items.  A closed session will be held on matters identified on the agenda.


MEETING OF THE HOMELESS TRUST FUND ADVISORY BOARD

May 29, 2020

The Camden County Homeless Trust Fund Advisory Board will hold meetings via Zoom Bi-Monthly on the 1 st Thursday of the Month, at 9:00am

June 4, 2020
August 6, 2020
October 1,2020
December 3, 2020

For information on how to access the meeting

Please email 

Anthony Bianco -Director of Community Development

Anthony.Bianco@camdencounty.com

By 4pm Wednesday prior to meeting date

for consideration of any such business as may come before the board.

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MEETING OF THE CAMDEN COUNTY
BOARD OF TAXATION

May 27, 2020

Due to the Governors COVID-19 State of Emergency the Camden County Board of Taxation Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00am via telecommunication.

To access and join the Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82737727474?pwd=L0VUeCs2ajFxd1YwbENFQzZQN2ZhZz09

Meeting ID: 827 3772 7474
Password: 296096

For call in: Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdUUSb8WZ6

Upon entering the meeting, the public will be muted.

Questions can be directly submitted to the Camden County Tax Administrator using the “chat” button.

The public will be called in the order the questions are received.

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NOTICE
REVISION TO THE
CAMDEN COUNTY BOARD OF CHOSEN FREEHOLDERS
2020 MEETING DATES

The 2020 Meeting Dates for the Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders, previously published on January 14, 2020, are revised as follows:

TIME CHANGE – The JUNE CAUCUS MEETING previously scheduled to be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the 16th Floor Conference Room, 520 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey has been changed to 12:00 noon. The date and location remain the same.

TIME AND LOCATION CHANGE – The JUNE FREEHOLDER MEETING previously scheduled to be held on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Haddon Heights Community Center, 321 Seventh Avenue, Haddon Heights, New Jersey, has been changed to 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey at 12:00 noon. The date remains the same.

Please be advised that due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending Caucus and the Freeholder meeting in person. The meeting will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live/. Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed. Questions and comments may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.

Karyn Gilmore
Clerk of the Board

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NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE

The Bond Ordinance published herewith was introduced and approved upon first reading at a meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Camden, New Jersey, held on May 21, 2020 in the City of Camden.   It will be further considered for final passage after PUBLIC HEARING thereon at a meeting of said Board of Chosen Freeholders to be held on June 18, 2020 at 12:00 noon, at the Camden County Courthouse, 520 Market Street, 16th Floor Conference Room, Camden, New Jersey.  Due to the current State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency declared by Governor Phil Murphy pursuant to Executive Order and in an effort to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the general public will be excluded from attending the Public Hearing in person.  The meeting will be streamed live via https://www.camdencounty.com/live.  Members of the public are welcomed and encouraged to view and participate via the live feed.  Questions and comments regarding the Bond Ordinance may be submitted by clicking on the Questions form contained within the live stream link.  A copy of this Ordinance has been posted on https://www.camdencounty.com/public-notices/ and https://www.camdencounty.com/your-government/ for members of the general public who would like to review same.

BOND ORDINANCE FURTHER AMENDING A BOND ORDINANCE FINALLY ADOPTED JANUARY 21, 2016, AS AMENDED BY BOND ORDINANCES FINALLY ADOPTED OCTOBER 19, 2017, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 AND OCTOBER 17, 2019 BY THE COUNTY OF CAMDEN, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, IN ORDER TO PROVIDE FOR A FURTHER CHANGE IN THE IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZED BY SUCH ORDINANCE

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