Planning Board

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Meetings

  • Second and fourth Tuesday of each month
  • 7:00 p.m.
  • First floor meeting room, Town Hall

2019 Meeting Schedule (PDF)

This schedule is modified from time to time, so it is always best to check with our office to find out about any changes to our schedule and agenda.

Responsibilities

The Municipal Land Use Law states that the Planning Board shall have responsibility for:

  • Preparation and adoption of the Master Plan
  • Subdivision and site plan review
  • Review and adoption the official map
  • Review of the Capital Improvement Program
  • Variances and certain building permits in conjunction with subdivision, site plan and conditional use approval
  • Identification and report to the governing body, any provisions of a proposed development regulation, revision, or amendment which are inconsistent with the Master Plan; make recommendations concerning these inconsistencies

The Planning Board may:

  • Participate in the preparation and review of programs or laws required by state or federal law or regulation
  • Assemble data on a continuing basis as part of a continuous planning process
  • 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

Members

NameClassTerm LengthTerm Expiration
Joe PonisiClass I (Mayor's Designee)One YearDecember 31, 2019
Jeff AckersonClass IIOne YearDecember 31, 2019
Mike NikolisClass IIIOne YearDecember 31, 2019
Serena DiMasoClass IV (Planning Board Chairperson)Four YearsDecember 31, 2022
Kim LaMountainClass IV (Planning Board Vice Chair)Four YearsDecember 31, 2019

Scott Silberman
Class IVFour YearsDecember 31, 2021
Brian FosterClass IVFour YearsDecember 31, 2021 
Mauricio LealClass IV (HEC Liaison)Three YearsDecember 31, 2019
Robert ReinaClass IVFour YearsDecember 31, 2021
William KastningClass IV (Alternate #1)Two YearsDecember 31, 2020
Rocco ImprevedutoClass IV (Alternate #2)Unexpired TermDecember 31, 2019

Planning Board Professionals

  • Planner: Jennifer Beahm P.P./AICP
  • Engineer: David Yuro, P.E.
  • Board Attorney: Martin F. Pfleger, Esquire