Sale of Water and Sanitary Utility Systems: Notice of Public Meeting and Hearing

September 24, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that a Public Meeting will be held by the CITY OF SALEM, COUNTY OF SALEM, STATE OF NEW JERSEY (the “City”) for the proposed SALE OF THE CITY WATER AND SANITARY UTILITY SYSTEM (collectively, the “Systems”).

The public meeting shall take place on October 26, 2020 at 6:30 pm after notice and advertisement in accordance with N.J.S.A 58-30-5d.   The meeting will discuss the Utility System Reports prepared by an independent advisor for the potential sale of the City Water and Sanitary Utility Systems.  Particularly, the independent advisor has conducted a review of the facilities, past and current utility records and current operations to report findings regarding conditions that exist and estimates necessary to address the emergent conditions and to operate and maintain the system in anticipation of a proposed sale of the systems to a capable entity.

The meeting will take place at 1 New Market Street, Salem, NJ.

Due to COVID 19 space may be limited for the in-person attendance at the meeting. If you are planning to attend in person, please call ahead so we may maintain compliance with the State of New Jersey COVID Compliance. Otherwise members of the community are encouraged to attend via zoom with the meeting password and passcode included in the Zoom meeting invite below:

DATE: October 26, 2020 Time: 6:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Website to Join Zoom Meeting is: Once accessed, then click on “join a meeting” and use Meeting ID 863 6097 2311   Passcode: 032859

You can also access the meeting via phone by using one of these numbers:

+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 929 436 2866 US (New York) Detailed instructions are provided on the City’s website and are in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act for telephonic meetings.   If you have questions on accessing the meeting, you may call the City Clerk during regular business hours at 856-935-0373.