WHEREAS, the Mayor and City Council of the City of Asbury Park (the “City”) believe that it is in the best interests of the residents of the City to formally create a “Mayor’s Wellness Committee” (also referenced herein as the “Committee”) for the purpose(s) set forth below; and
WHEREAS, the purpose(s) of the Committee shall be to provide a community initiative to champion healthy and active living within the City of Asbury Park and improve overall health within the community; and
WHEREAS, it is intended that the Committee shall be advisory in nature, and that the Committee shall report its findings and recommendations to the Mayor and Council for further action, as the Governing Body deems appropriate; and
WHEREAS, the Committee shall keep the Mayor and Council informed of its work and shall report to the City Council at the Council’s request; and
WHEREAS, the Committee shall be composed of members who shall be appointed by the Mayor and Council and who shall serve, without compensation, at the pleasure of the Mayor and Council; and
WHEREAS, the terms of the Committee members shall be for January 1, 2018 and expire December 31, 2018; and
WHEREAS, the Committee shall appoint a Chair, and shall meet in accordance with a schedule as the Committee deems appropriate; and
WHEREAS, the Committee members will be indemnified for actions that are performed in the good faith performance of their duties in accordance with the provisions contained in Section 2-64 of the City Code, as well as applicable law.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, by the Mayor and Council of the City of Asbury Park, in the County of Monmouth and State of New Jersey, as follows:
1. A “Mayor’s Wellness Committee” is hereby established in and for the City, in accordance with the terms and conditions referenced above.
2. The following individuals are hereby appointed to serve on the Committee:
Appointee Term to Expire
Mayor John Moor 12/31/2018
Council Member Jesse Kendle 12/31/2018
Michael Manzella, Mgr. Rep. 12/31/2018
Lisa Lee 12/31/2018
Wendi Glassman 12/31/2018
Allison Cerco 12/31/2018
Vishal Sood 12/31/2018
Lena Siddiqi 12/31/2018
Douglas Eagles 12/31/2018
3. A certified copy of this Resolution shall be provided to all appointed members and Michael N. Capabianco, City Manager.