Assembly corrects quorum issue in special meeting
July 16, 2020
The borough assembly unanimously approved two emergency ordinances at a special meeting Thursday morning that cleared up a quorum problem.
Ordinance #2020-20 retroactively establishes a quorum for the May and June assembly meetings, despite the assembly not meeting in person. Ordinance #2020-21 allows the assembly to telephonically establish a quorum for the next 60 days.
A previous emergency ordinance approved by the assembly allowed them to meet a quorum telephonically, but it expired on April 30 without being extended. Throughout the months of May and June, the assembly continued to hol...