Planning Board

Meetings: First 4 Wednesdays of Each Month  - 7:00 P.M. 

Appointed by Mayor
(Except for Class III, Council Representative - Appointed by Council)

The Planning Board is responsible for preparing the Township’s Master Plan, as well as subdivision and site plan review in compliance with the requirements of the New Jersey Municipal Land Use Law and the Township Land Use Code, Chapter 200.  They also make recommendations to Township Council regarding proposed changes to the zoning ordinances and the official Zoning Map of the Township. Planning Board is composed of nine regular and two alternate volunteer members.   They include the Mayor, a member of Council, a member of the Environmental Commission, six other citizens and two alternates.


Term Expires Members
2021 - Class IV Gene O 'Brien (Chair)
2024 - Class IV Allen Schectel
2021 - Class I Hemant Marathe
2021 - Class III Linda Geevers
2023 - Class IV Sue Appelget
2023 - Class IV Simon Pankove
2022 - Class IV* Anis Ahmad Baig
2022 - Class IV Michael Karp (Vice Chair)
2021 - Class II Curtis Hoberman
2022 - Alternate 1 Jyotika Bahree
2021 - Alternate 2 Saju Joseph
Recording Sec. Cindy Dziura
Admin Sec. Lisa Komjati

Sam Surtees, Manager -Division of Land Use (Staff Liason)


 *Environmental Commission Rep