Minutes Open Session
Hardwick Township Zoning Board of Adjustment
July 21, 2015
There was the Reorganization and Regular Meeting of the Hardwick Township
Zoning Board of Adjustment on Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Jodi Butler led the
Board in the salute to the flag. Attorney Lyn Aaroe administered the oath of
office to Alfia Schemm, John Hadden, and Louis Rossi. Roll call of Board
Members Present: Louis Rossi, Jodi Butler, William Hughes, JohnHadden,
Richard Ohl, Steve Green and Alfia Schemm. Board Members Absent: Bob
Wolff. Also present: Attorney Lyn Aaroe and Secretary Alfia Schemm.
Secretary Alfia Schemm called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m. and
announced that the meeting was being held in compliance with the “Open Public
Election of Chairman:
Attorney Aaroe called for a nomination for Chairman. Mr. Hughes made the
motion to nominate Jodi Butler as Chairwoman. Motion seconded by Mr. Ohl.
Attorney Aaroe asked if there were any other nominations. With there being no
additional nominations, the nominations were closed. In a roll call vote, all were
in favor of electing Jodi Bulter as Chairwoman, except for Ms. Butler, who
Election of Vice-Chairman:
Chairwoman Butler called for a nomination for Vice Chairman. Ms. Schemm
made the motion to nominate William Hughes as Vice Chairman. Motion
seconded by Mr. Ohl. In a roll call vote, all were in favor of electing William
Hughes as Vice Chairman, except for Mr. Hughes, who abstained.
Appointment of Board Professionals:
Mr. Hughes made the motion to appoint Lyn Aaroe as the Board Attorney and
Ted Rodman as the Board Engineer. Motion seconded by Mr.Ohl. In a roll call
vote, all were in favor.
Appointment of Board Secretary:
Chairmwoman Butler made the motion to appoint Alfia Schemm as the Board
Secretary. Motion seconded by Mr. Ohl. In a roll call vote, all were in favor,
except for Ms. Schemm, who abstained.
Designation of Meeting Date, Time and Place
The Board discussed the starting time of the meetings and it was agreed to
change the start time to 7:00 p.m.
Mr. Ohl made the motion to designate the meeting dates as the third Tuesday
of the month, convening at 7:00 p.m., at the Hardwick Township Municipal
Building, Spring Valley Road, Hardwick, Warren County, New Jersey. Motion
seconded by Mr. Hadden. In a roll call vote, all were in favor.
Designation of Official Newspaper