The Planning Board shall exercise its power in regard to:

  • The Master Plan pursuant to;
  • Subdivision control and site plan review pursuant to ;
  • The Official Map pursuant to;
  • The Zoning Ordinance including conditional uses pursuant to;
  • The capital improvement program pursuant to;
  • Variances and certain building permits in conjunction with subdivision, site plan and conditional use approval pursuant to;

The Planning Board may:

  • Participate in the preparation and review of programs or plans required by State or Federal law or regulation;
  • Assemble data on a continuing basis as part of a continuous planning process; and
  • Perform such other advisory duties as are assigned to it by ordinance or resolution of the governing body for the aid and assistance of the governing body or other agencies or officers.
Other functions. Exercise such other duties as may be assigned to it by ordinance or resolution of the governing body and perform such other functions as may be authorized by the New Jersey Municipal Land Use Law (P.L. 1975, Chapter 291) and other State statutes and administrative regulations. The Planning Board shall approve or deny applications as prescribed by law.

The Planning Board  meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 7:30 p.m. 

Official Newspapers:
Courier News
Star Ledger

Planning Board Secretary

Erin LaGrua

732-356-0833 ext. 687

Board Members

Mike Witt, Chair, Class 4, 2024

Scott Sloan, Class 4, 2024

CathyAnn Baker Roll, Class 4, 2024

Wale Adewunmi, Class 4, 2024

Mark Speed,  Class 4, 2026

Maralee Sanders, Class 4, 2026

Jim Ayotte, Class 2, 2025

Dominic Longo, Mayor,  Class 1, 2024

Linda Brnicevic, Council , Class 3, 2024

Abel Gomez, Alt. 1, 2025

Jaime Garcia, Alt. 2, 2024


Board Professionals

John Belardo, Board Attorney

John Szabo, Board Planner

Charlie Cunliffe, Board Engineer

Erin LaGrua, Board Secretary