- 7:30 p.m.
- 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month
- Council Chambers
33 N Central Avenue
Ramsey, NJ 07446
- Thursday before scheduled Planning Board meeting
Agendas & MinutesAgendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Any individual giving sworn testimony at a public hearing held during a remote public meeting shall appear by video in addition to audio, and this is pursuant to Rule 5:39-1.7 of the Requirements for Virtual Meetings.
Clint Lynch-Soil Movement
Master Plan Committee
Planning Board By-Laws
- Mayor Deirdre Dillon
- Councilwoman Judith Cusick, Council Liaison, Class III Member
- Daniel Thomas, Class II Member
- Joseph Carey, Class IV Member, Environmental Liaison
- Joseph Verdone, Class IV Member
- Niklaus Haas, Class IV Member
The Planning Board is responsible for the preparation and adoption of the Master Plan, which is the guide for development of all amendments to the Land Development Regulations. The Planning Board also reviews all proposed subdivision of land for compliance with Chapter XXXV, Section VII of the Land Development Regulations, which contains all standards for development of new streets, sewers and utilities.
The Planning Board is charged under the Land Development Regulations with the responsibility to review all site plans, parking projects, and major building projects for proper design and drainage according to standards.
The Planning Board, through the Master Plan and Land Development Regulations, sets the pattern for development of the community. It has additional powers under the Land Use Law. It conducts hearings and may grant certain non-use type variances.
Business Related Responsibilities
Waivers are reviewed at the Application Review Committee (ARC) meeting. Time frame: Approval or denial of waivers is received at the Tuesday night meeting.
A Continued Certificate of Occupancy is not issued until the Building Department receives a copy of the approved from the Planning Board.
The required inspection depends on the type of business. Inspections are made within 72 business hours.