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3/15/2024   2024 Professionals Appointed

NEPTUNE FIRE DISTRICT #1

RESOLUTION # 2024 R-3-6

A RESOLUTION TO APPOINT PROFESSIONALS

     WHEREAS, there exists a need for certain professionals: and,

     WHEREAS, funds for this purpose shall be provided for the in the 2024 Budget, and the Board Treasurer has so certified: and,

     WHEREAS, these appointments are being made without competitive bidding because the appointments involve members of recognized professions, licensed and regulated by law, pursuant to NJSA 40A:11-5;

     NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, by the Board of Fire Commissioners, Fire District #1, Township of Neptune, the President and Board Clerk hereby and they are authorized and directed to engage the services of the following professionals:

Board Attorney:                                              Beekman & Beekman

Board Auditor:                                                Fallon & Larsen LLP

Board Accountant:                                          Thomas R. Furlong CPA

Board Labor Attorney:                                   Plosia Cohen LLC

Board Physician:                                             Dr. Steven Crawford

                                                                            Representing Meridian Occupational

Engineer:                                                          Peter Avakian

                                                                              Leon S. Avakian, Inc.

Architect                                                           Rob Conley Architect LLC

for a term commencing March 1 2024 through and including March 4, 2025 and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, these appointments are contingent upon approval of professional contracts from each appointee: and,

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, the Board Clerk hereby and he is authorized and directed to publish this resolution in accordance with NJSA 40A: 11-1.

Albert Fritz, Sr

 

11/16/2023      Annual Fire District Election

TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE FIRE DISTRICT #1 LEGAL NOTICE

     To the Legal Voters of Neptune Township Fire District No. 1 in Neptune Twp., County of Monmouth, New Jersey.

     Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024, Township for the purpose of voting on the budget and electing two (2) members for a term of three years to the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Neptune Fire District No. 1, Neptune, NJ.

     Nominating petitions for prospective candidates may be obtained from the undersigned either by written request or in person. The closing date for filing such petitions with the Clerk of the Board of Fire Commissioners is on or before 3:30pm prevailing time, Friday January 19, 2024.

 Albert Fritz, Sr, Clerk

10/2/2023 Special Meeting

    Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 between the hours of 6pm – 9pm. The meeting is to be held at the Shark River Firehouse located 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ 07753.

      The purpose of the special meeting is to get voter approval to appropriate from it’s restricted fund balance $2,165,000.00 to use as general revenue in the District’s 2024 Budget. The funds are to be for the purpose of $85,000.00 for a new Chief’s vehicle as part of the district’s ongoing replacement program and $80,000.00 for Parking Lot Maintenance/upgrades to the Liberty and Unexcelled Fire house Lots and $2,000,000.00 for a new Fire Engine.

Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk

5/31/2023   Special Meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners

 Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on Wednesday May 31st 2023 at 6:00pm. The meeting is to be held at the Shark River Firehouse located 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ 07753.

      The purpose of the special meeting is to authorize the hiring of candidates to Fire Fighter position.

Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk

5/23/2023     FULL TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP FIRE DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for a Full Time Administrative Assistant position. 3-5 years Office experience, general knowledge of office procedures and computer skills. Preferred knowledge of Edmunds and ADP. Applications can be picked up at the Board Office, 1120 Corlies Ave, Neptune, NJ 07753, 732-988-8510 between the hours of 8:30-3:30, M-F.  Deadline for Applications will be 3:30 on Thursday June 15th, 2023.

5/22/2023     PART TIME FIRE OFFICIAL POSITION

Neptune Township Fire District #1, Neptune, NJ 07753 County of Monmouth is looking to hire a  Part-Time Fire Inspector.

Minimum requirements: HS Diploma/GED, Valid  NJ State Certification as Fire Inspector as per N.J.A.C 5-71-4, valid NJ Driver’s license and must meet all the qualifications as per N.J.S.A. 40A 14-81.2. Successful applicants will be required to pass a medical/drug screening and background check. Preferably a Fire Official license and 2 years Fire Inspector experience. Applications are to be due by 3:30 on Thursday June 15th 2023.

Application forms may be obtained at the Board Office between the hours of 8am-4pm M-F

1120 Corlies Avenue, Neptune, NJ 07753 Or contact: 732-988-8510

Email: info@neptunefiredistrict1.org

4/19/2023    PAID FIREFIGHTER POSITION

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP FIRE DISTRICT NO.1 is inviting the submission of employment applications from persons seeking full-time employment as a Paid Firefighter.  Applicants must meet all requirements specified in N.J.S.A. 40A:14-81.2 and must be at least 21 years of age, have a High School/GED Diploma, a valid New Jersey Drivers License, New Jersey Firefighter 1 Certification, and three years’ experience as an active firefighter. Successful applicants will be required to pass a medical exam, fitness exam, drug screening and background check. Application forms may be obtained from the offices of the Board of Fire Commissioners 1120 Corlies Ave, Neptune, N.J. 07753 (732) 988-8510 between the hours of 8:30-3:30, M-F. Applications from the previous advertisement do not need to reapply.  Applications must be returned by 12:00pm on Friday May 5, 2023.

4/19/2023     4/20/2023  UPDATED Notice of Special Commissioners Meeting

Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on Wednesday May 10, 2023 at 7:00 5:30 pm. This meeting is to be held at the Shark River Firehouse located at 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ.

      The Board will be conducting interviews with potential candidates. The Board intends to go into executive session.  Action may be taken at the Special Meeting.

Albert Fritz Sr., Clerk

3/14/2023     Position Available – Paid Department Firefighter

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP FIRE DISTRICT NO.1 is inviting the submission of employment applications from persons seeking full-time employment as a Paid Firefighter.  Applicants must meet all requirements specified in N.J.S.A. 40A:14-81.2 and must be at least 21 years of age, have a High School/GED Diploma, a valid New Jersey Drivers License, New Jersey Firefighter 1 Certification, EMT certification and three years’ experience as an active firefighter. Successful applicants will be required to pass a medical exam, fitness exam, drug screening and background check. Application forms may be obtained from the offices of the Board of Fire Commissioners 1120 Corlies Ave, Neptune, N.J. 07753 (732) 988-8510 between the hours of 8:30-3:30, M-F.   Applications must be returned by 3:00 on Monday April 10, 2023.

11/29/2022    Fire District Election 2023

To the Legal Voters of Neptune Township Fire District No. 1 in Neptune Township, County of Monmouth,  State of New Jersey:  Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on Saturday, Februaty 18, 2023 for the purpose of voting on the budget and electing two (2) members for a term of three years to the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Neptune Fire District No. 1.  The format for the election is to be determined.  Nominating petitions for prospective candidates may be obtained from the undersigned either by written request or in person at the Board Office located at 1120 Corlies Ave.  The closing date for filing such petitions with the Clerk of the board of Fire Commissioners is on or before 3:30 pm prevailing time, Friday, January 20, 2023.  Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk.

11/29/2022    Fire District Budget

TAKE NOTICE, the Board of Fire Commissioners, Township of Neptune, Fire District #1 will hold its regular scheduled meeting on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at 7:00 pm and is to include the purpose of obtaining public comment on the 2023 Fire District Budget.  Copies of the 2023 Fire District Budget are available at the Fire District Office, located at 1120 Corlies Avenue, Neptune NJ between the hours of 8:30 am – 3:30 pm and on the Fire District website:  www.neptunefiredept.org ,  effective December 1, 2022.

11/29/2022     Date Change for December 2022 Meeting

Notice is given that the previously scheduled regular meeting of the Neptune board of Fire commissioners for Tuesday, December 13, 2022 has been changed to Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at the same time and place:  7:00 pm at the Shark River Hills Firehouse, 200 Brighton Ave, Neptune, NJ.  Albert Fritz, Sr., BOFC Clerk.

10/20/2022      Special Meeting

TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE

FIRE DISTRICT #1

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

      Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 between the hours of 6pm – 9pm. The meeting is to be held at the Shark River Firehouse located 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ 07753.

      The purpose of the special meeting is to get voter approval to appropriate from it’s restricted fund balance $637,000.00 to use as general revenue in the District’s 2023 Budget. The funds are to be for the purpose of $65,000.00 for a new Chief’s vehicle as part of the district’s ongoing replacement program and $350,000.00 for Building compliance upgrades to the Shark River and Unexcelled Fire houses and $222,000.00 for siding of the Liberty Firehouse.

Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk

7/19/2022 Change of July Commissioner Meeting

TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT #1,

Notice is given that the previously scheduled regular meeting of the Neptune Board of Fire Commissioners for Tuesday July 19, 2022 has been changed to Tuesday July 26, 2022 same time and place 7:00pm at the Shark River Hills Firehouse located at 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ.

Albert Fritz Sr., Clerk

6/2/2022 Per Diem Firefighters Needed

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP FIRE DISTRICT NO.1

      is inviting the submission of employment applications from persons seeking Per Diem employment as a Per Diem Fire Fighter.  Applicants must hold a valid and current New Jersey Driver’s license, a current and valid New Jersey Fire Fighter 1 Certificate, must have taken and passed all required ICS courses, must be at least 18 years of age and have a High School/GED Diploma. Preferred CPR & EMT certified. Successful applicants will be required to pass a drug screening and background check. Application forms may be obtained from the offices of the Board of Fire Commissioners 1120 Corlies Avenue. Neptune, N.J. 07753 (732) 988-8510 M-F during the hours of 8:30-3:30. 

5/25/2022 Bid Results:  Liberty Firehouse Window Lintel Replacement

A1 Construction Service $220,999.00
Michael J. Malpere Co, Inc. $85,100.00
Punjab Restoration Inc. $69,400.00
MTB LLC $97,610.00
EKO Construction $93,283.45
Cypreco Industries $190,000.00

Per Resolution #2022-1-5-6 of the 5/24/2022 monthly Meeting, the Neptune Board of Fire Commissioners approved the bid submitted by Punjab Restoration in the amount of $69,400.00.

5/9/2022   Date Change for May Commissioner Meeting

Notice is given that the previously scheduled regular meeting of the Neptune Board of Fire Commissioners for Tuesday May 17, 2022 has been changed to Tuesday May 24, 2022 at the Shark River Hills Firehouse at 7:00 pm, 200 Brighton Ave, Neptune.  Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk.

4/25/2022  Per Diem Firefighters Needed

Neptune Fire District No. 1 is inviting the submission of employment applications from persons seeking Per Diem Employment as a Pier Diem Firefighter.  Applicants must hold a valid and current New Jersey Driver’s License, a current and valid New Jersey Firefighter I Certificate, must have taken and passed all required ICS courses, must be at least 18 years of age and have a High School/GED Diploma.  Preferred CPR and EMT certified.  Successful applicants will be required to pass a drug screening and background check.  Application forms may be optained from the Office of the Board of Fire Commissioners, 1120 Corlies Ave (East side of the Unexcelled Firehouse), Neptune, NJ  07753 (732-988-8510) Monday-Friday during the hours of 8:30 am – 3:30 pm.

3/2/2022   Election Results

The following are the final results of the Fire District Election that took place on 2/19/2022:

For 1 position open as Commissioner:  Frank Martuscelli, Sr. – 334 votes, Paul Annunziata – 197 votes.

Budget Question:  Yes – 308,  No – 238

12/21/2021    Winter Festival

The Neptune Fire Department participated in this year’s Winter Festival at Midtown.  Pictured starting top left:  Lt Charles Reevey, Unexcelled: Asst Chief Aaron Campbell; Courtney Robinson, Liberty; Cleveland Stanard, Liberty; Tyron Puryear, Liberty; Ross Yeisley, Unexcelled; Captain Benito Acevedo, Liberty.

 

                

11/18/2021  2022 FIRE DISTRICT ELECTION

To the Legal Voters of Neptune Fire District No. 1 in Neptune Twp., County of Monmouth, New Jersey.  Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2022 at the Neptune Municipal Bldg.(25 Neptune Blvd) for the purpose of voting on the budget and electing one(1) member for a term of three years to the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Neptune Fire District no. 1, Neptune, NJ.

Nominating petitions for prospective candidates may be obtained from the undersigned at the Neptune Fire Bureau located at 1120 Corlies Ave, Neptune (East side of the Unexcelled Firehouse) between the hours of 8:30 am – 3:30 pm.  For futher information, call 732-988-8510.  The closing date for filing such petitions with the clerk of the Board of Fire Commissioners is on or before 3:30pm prevailing time, Friday January 21, 2022.

10/28/2021  Special Meeting / Capital Appropriations 11/4/2021

Special Meeting Agenda Capital Appropriations 11-4-2021  

Capital Appropriations Ballot 2021 for 2022 Budget Year Questions:

Public Question:“SHALL THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS, TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT NO.1, BE AUTHORIZED TO APPROPRIATE FROM ITS RESTRICTED FUND BALANCE $1,075,000.00 OF ITS RESTRICTED FUND BALANCE TO USE AS GENERAL REVENUE IN THE DISTRICT’S 2022 FIRE DISTRICT BUDGET?

A “yes” vote will authorize the Board of Commissioners of Neptune Fire District #1 to use $1,075,000.00 as general revenue in the district’s 2022 budget and appropriate said funds to provide and maintain essential district services for the residents of the district.  Because the funds were previously restricted for capital purposes, this amount can be included in the budget when approved by referendum of the voters. This additional amount will be appropriated for the purposes set forth below, increasing the total appropriation for each such purpose from what would otherwise be appropriated:   $950,000.00 for the purchase of a new Fire Engine, $125,000.00 for the purpose of Building upgrades to the Liberty Firehouse.

A “no” vote means that the District Board of Commissioners budget will be adopted without the release of $1,075,000.00 of its Restricted Fund Balance for use as general revenue.

QUESTON #1:

SHALL THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS, TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT NO.1, BE AUTHORIZED TO APPROPRIATE FROM ITS RESTRICTED FUND BALANCE $950,000.00 TO PURCHASE A NEW FIRE ENGINE IN 2022?

EXPLANATION:

 THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS, TWP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT #1 PROPOSES TO PURCHASE A NEW FIRE ENGINE TO REPLACE A 2007 ENGINE AS PART OF AN ONGOING REPLACEMENT PROGRAM

 QUESTON #2

SHALL THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS, TOWNSHIP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT NO.1, BE AUTHORIZED TO APPROPRIATE FROM ITS RESTRICTED FUND BALANCE $125,000.00 TO MAKE REPAIRS TO THE LIBERTY FIREHOUSE?

EXPLANATION:  THE BOARD OF FIRE COMMISSIONERS, TWP OF NEPTUNE, FIRE DISTRICT #1 PROPOSES BUILDING REPAIRS TO THE OUTSIDE OF THE LIBERTY FIREHOUSE TO ENSURE SAFETY DUE TO THE AGING STUCCO                                                                 

      

10/20/2021   Special Meeting of Board of Fire Commissioners

Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on October 26, 2021 at 7:00 pm. This meeting is to be held at the Unexcelled Firehouse located at 1120 Corlies Avenue in Neptune, NJ.

      The Board will confer with legal counsel regarding pending legal matters. The Board intends to go into executive session.

Albert Fritz Sr., Clerk

10/19/2021 Special Meeting of Board of Fire Commissioners

 Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners is to be held on Thursday,  November 4, 2021 between the hours of 6pm – 9pm. The meeting is to be held at the Shark River Firehouse located 200 Brighton Avenue in Neptune, NJ 07753.      The purpose of the special meeting is to get voter approval to appropriate from it’s restricted fund balance $1,075,000.00 to use as general revenue in the District’s 2022 Budget. The funds are to be for the purpose of $950,000.00 for a new engine as part of the district’s ongoing replacement program and $125,000.00 for Building upgrades/repairs to the Liberty Firehouse.

Albert Fritz, Sr., Clerk

9/21/2021 September Commissioner Meeting

The September Commissioner Meeting will be held on Tuesday 9/21/2021 at the Shark River Hills Firehouse, 200 Brighton Ave, Neptune at 7:00 pm.

09-21-2021 Agenda

7/20/2021   July Commissioner Meeting

The July Commissioner Meeting will be held on Tuesday  7/20/2021 at 7:00 pm at the Shark River Hills Firehouse.

07-20-2021 Agenda

6/24/2021

NEPTUNE TOWNSHIP FIRE DISTRICT #1
IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR A
PART TIME ADMINISTRATOR POSITION,
approx. 20 hours/week. Assign all aspects of daily operations.
Assist Board in various duties such as and not limited to: mgt
projects, personnel, research and purchasing, development
and implementation of District policies. Qualifications:
Emergency Services background, min. 5 years managerial
and/or min 3 years supervisor experience, general knowledge
of office procedures and computer skills. Applications can be
picked up at the Board Office, 1120 Corlies Ave, Neptune, NJ
07753, 732-988-8510 between the hours of 8:30-3:30, M-F.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS WILL
BE 11:00AM ON WEDNESDAY JULY 14, 2021

5/18/2021 Commissioner Meeting – will be held at the Board Office/Unexcelled Firehouse at 7:00 pm.

05-18-2021 Agenda

4/27/2021 Commissioner Meeting Agenda

04-27-2021 Agenda

4/8/2021 Commissioner Meetings & Election

Due to the revised Fire District Election occurring on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 from 2-9 pm at the Neptune Township Municipal Building (Masks required), the April Commissioner Meeting will be held virtually on Tuesday April 27, 2021 via TEAMS:  phone #: 732-515-3350,  Conference ID:  607 108 907#

3/25/2021  UPCOMING COMMISSIONER MEETINGS

The April Commissioners’ Meeting will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.  :  732-515-3350  Conference ID:  607 108 907#

The Re-Organization Meeting will be held on May 4, 2021, in person at the Shark River Hills Firehouse (Masks and Social Distancing Required).

3/16/2021  Agenda & Bill List

Teams Commissioner Meeting:  Virtual

1-732-515-3350  Conference ID#:  111 271 524#

03-16-2021 AgendaBill List 03-16-2021         3-16-2021 Bill List

2/16/2021 Updated Agenda

02-16-2021 Agenda Updated

2/12/2021 Virtual February Commissioner Meeting

1-732-515-3350,  ID#:  392603180#

02-16-2021 Agenda            2-16-2021 Bill List

1/21/2021   Virtual February Commissioner Meeting

Due to continued COVID restrictions, the February Commissioners Meeting will be  in Microsoft Teams Audio Meeting format which can be accessed from your home by dialing (prior to 7:00pm):

+1 732-515-3350, Enter ID:  392603180#  

1/19/2021 Virtual January Commissioner Meeting

01-19-2021 Agenda updated

12/15/2020   Virtual December Commissioner Meeting

12-15-2020 Agenda

Bill List 12-15-2020 parts 1 and 2

12/2/2020  Public Comment on 2021 Budget

TAKE NOTICE, the Board of Fire Commissioners, Township of Neptune, Fire District #1 will hold it’s regular scheduled meeting Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 7:00 pm. And is to include the purpose of obtaining public comment on the 2021 Fire District Budget.

         The meeting has been changed to a Microsoft Teams Audio Meeting format which  can be  accessed from your home by dialing (prior to 7:00pm):

                          1-732-515-3350 with a conference ID: 792 095 48#

                This will also be a virtual meeting and no public will be permitted to attend in person. To access the virtual livestream go to: https://townhallstreams.com/towns/neptune_nj

     Copies of the 2021 Fire District Budget are available on the Fire District website, www.neptunefiredept.org . 

12/2/2020   December 2020, January 2021, February 2021 Commissioner Meeting Changes

Due to the recent COVID-19 restrictions notice is hereby given that the location/format has been changed for the regular scheduled meetings of the Neptune Township Board of Fire Commissioners Fire District #1 to a Microsoft Teams Audio Meeting format which can be accessed from your home by dialing (prior to 7:00pm):

as follows:

    Tues. Dec. 15, 2020 at 7:00 pm.  1-732-515-3350 with a conference ID: 792 095 48#

    Tues. Jan.  19, 2021 at 7:00 pm   1-732-515-3350 with a conference ID: 667 841 885#

    Tues. Feb. 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm   1-732-515-3350 with a conference ID: 392 603 180#

These will also be a virtual meetings and no public will be permitted to attend in person. To access the virtual livestream go to: https://townhallstreams.com/towns/neptune_nj

      The agenda for these meetings shall be made available and can be found on the Fire District’s website: www.neptunefiredept.org under the heading NEWS.

James Manning Jr, Clerk

11/23/2020   Agenda for 11/24/2020 Rescheduled Commissioner Meeting

11-24-2020 NFD1 Commissioner Meeting Agenda

 

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