Professional Services for 2018


    103 EAST MAIN STREET                                                                           WILLIAM T. STEPKA, RSBA

    ROCKAWAY, NEW JERSEY 07866                                                               SECRETARY OF THE BOARD/SCHOOL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR

    FAX: 973-625-7355                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            TEL:  973-625-8600                                                                                E-MAIL:



    Rockaway Borough Board of Education

    Notice of Award of Professional Services Contracts

    Legal Notice – 2018


    The governing body of the Rockaway Borough Board of Education (Morris County) has awarded the following Professional Services Contracts without

    publicly advertising for bids pursuant to the Public School Contracts Law, utilizing the “Professional Services Exception” to public bidding set forth in NJSA 18A18A-5(a)(1). 

    These contracts have awarded for a term of one (1) year (for the 2018 calendar year) for amounts “not to exceed” as listed:


    Professional Service           Firm Name                                                 Not to Exceed $

    General Legal Counsel/          Sciarrillo & Cornell, LLC                                  $80,000

    Negotiator                               Westfield, NJ


    Alt. General Legal Counsel     Gaccione and Pomaco, PC                               $10,000

                                               Belleville, NJ 


    Special Education Counsel     Scarinci & Hollenbeck, LLC                               $25,000

                                               Lyndhurst, NJ


    Bond Counsel                       Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, PA                        $55,000

                                               Woodbridge, NJ 

    Financial Advisor                   NW Financial Group, LLC                                  $45,000

                                               Hoboken, NJ  

    School Physician                   Skylands Medical Group                                    $10,000

                                               Rockaway, NJ


    School District Auditor           Ferraioli, Wielkotz, Cerullo                                 $20,000

                                               & Cuva, Newton, NJ


    Architect of Record                Parette Somjen Architects                                 $50,000

                                               Rockaway, NJ


    Property & Casualty              Balken Risk Mgt Svs                                          $30,000

    Agent & Risk Mgt.                 Morristown, NJ


    The award resolutions and contracts are available for public inspection at The Rockaway Borough Board of Education Business Offices,

    located at 103 East Main Street, Rockaway, NJ 07866 during normal business days, between 9am and 4 pm. 


    By Order of the Rockaway Borough Board of Education.

    William Stepka  L/S

    Mr. William Stepka, RSBA

    January 15, 2018