On November 4, 2020, the Board of Trustees adopted an Annual Meeting Schedule for 2021 which was published in the accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975, c.231. The Annual Meeting Schedule for 2021 shall be revised to change the date of one meeting, as indicated below [revision in bold underline], and the revised schedule shall be published in accordance with the OPMA, specifically, N.J.S.A. 10:4-18.

In accordance with Governor Murphy’s Executive Order 200 extending the Public Health Emergency first declared in Executive Order 103, and as authorized by N.J.S.A. 10:4-9.3 and in accordance with the Emergency Remote Meeting Regulations at N.J.A.C 5:39.1 et seq., unless and until the 2021 Annual Meeting Notice is revised by resolution of the Board of Trustees and published in accordance with law, the meetings set forth below shall be conducted remotely without in-person attendance.

2021 Meeting Dates

Day Date Time
Tuesday January 12 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday February 2 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday March 2 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday April 6 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday May 4 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday June 1 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday July 6 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday August 3 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday September 7 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday October 5 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday November 3 5:00 p.m. (Reorganization Meeting)
Tuesday December 7 5:00 p.m.

The meetings will be held remotely via WebEx, which may be accessed by the public via computer, tablet or smart phone. Additionally, the public may access the meetings telephonically. The meetings shall provide for public comment during the public comment portion. Alternatively, members of the public may submit written comments via U.S. Mail or email to the Secretary to the Board, as follows:

Bergen Community College
Office of the President – A-320
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, N.J. 07652
Attn: Maria V. Ferrara, Secretary
Email: mferrara@bergen.edu

Please submit written comments no later than five (5) days before the meeting. Written comments will be read aloud at the meeting. Instructions for accessing the meetings will be posted on the Bergen Community College website at www.bergen.edu prior to each meeting.

Formal action may be taken at any of the meetings listed above. Portions of all meetings may be held in executive session to the extent allowed by law.

To revise the previously-adopted Annual Meeting Schedule for 2021, in accordance with the OPMA, and in conformance with Policy A:AG-Board Meetings with Office Publications.

The Revised Annual Meeting Schedule for 2021 was published in The Record and the Herald News on December 31, 2020, and posted and disseminated as required by N.J.S.A. 10:4-18.