In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., due to the State of Emergency regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Council of the Town of Kearny scheduled for Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm will be conducted via the Zoom virtual meeting service at the scheduled date and time. Town Hall and the Council Chamber located at 402 Kearny Avenue, Kearny, are closed to the public for the meeting.
“Zoom Cloud Meetings” is the name of the app. Please download the app on a computer or mobile device and use the following Meeting ID: 864 4084 2119. Alternatively, members of the public can visit the following link and join the meeting via Video Conference: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86440842119. Members of the public can also join by telephone by dialing 1 888 475 4499 (Toll Free) or 1 877 853 5257 (Toll Free) and entering the Meeting ID number 864 4084 2119.
Video functionality will only be turned on for the Mayor and Council and for Town Officials and department heads as needed. If you are a member of the public and wish to participate in the public portions of the meeting, you must follow the following instructions to join the virtual meeting via Zoom Audio:
Join the meeting using Zoom Audio. Participants can “raise their hand” with an icon.
All microphones of public speakers will be muted except during the public portions of the meeting. When you hear your name announced during the public portions of the meeting, you may address the Mayor. After a speaker’s time expires, that individual’s microphone will be muted to allow other speakers the opportunity to address the Mayor. Each user will have the capability to participate via audio only.
Members of the public can submit comments by electronic mail and written letter form to the Town Clerk no later than 3:00 pm on the scheduled meeting date. Comments submitted by email should be sent to email@example.com or can be delivered in person to the Clerk’s Office at Town Hall, 402 Kearny Avenue by the indicated deadline. All comments will be read aloud during the public portion of the meeting.
Only members of the public using Zoom Audio will be able to participate during the public portions. Members of the public will not be able to speak in the public portions if using the Video Conference option or telephone number option.