Planning Board  

All meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month at Borough Hall, Auditorium at 7:00 p.m.  

Contact , Planning Board Secretary, 856-546-2580.

Planning Board Application

On January 20, 2009 Mayor and Council adopted an Ordinance moving the Zoning Board of Adjustment’s powers, duties and responsibilities to the Planning Board to permit a more effective process, economic savings and increased satisfaction.

The Planning Board has the following powers:

  • Grant subdivisions
  • Grant conditional use approval
  • Grant site plan approval
  • Grant variances for those seeking relief from Borough Code
  • Hear appeals of decisions made by the Zoning/Code Enforcement Official
  • Hear requests for interpretation of the Land Development Regulations or map

For more information, or to request an application to appear before the Planning Board, please contact the Zoning Official at (856)546-2580 or stop by the Construction Office located at the Service Operations Facility at 514 W. Atlantic Avenue.

Members include:

  • Mayor Merryfield
  • Richard Kinkler (Mayor’s Alternate)
  • Councilman Stephen Berryhill (Council Rep)
  • Chief Koch (Borough Rep)
  • Christopher Soriano (Chairman)
  • Dean Doukakis (Vice-Chairman)
  • Jeff Hanson
  • Jaclyn Parisi
  • Mike Cicalese
  • Michael Gatti
  • Tom Ferrese              (Alt. #1)
  • Frank Ferrese            (Alt. #2 )
  • Ron Newell, Zoning Official
  • Donald Ryan, Solicitor
  • Stephanie Gee, Secretary
  • Steven Bach, Engineer

2017 Planning Board Agendas

January 2017 Agenda

February 2017 Agenda

February 2017 Agenda Revised

March 2017 Agenda

April 2017 Agenda

May 2017 Agenda

2017 Planning Board Minutes

January 2017 Minutes

February 2017 Minutes

March 2017 Minutes

2016 Planning Board Agendas

January 2016 Agenda

February 2016 Agenda

March 2016 Agenda

April 21, 2016 Agenda

May 2016 Agenda

June 2016 Agenda

July 2016 Agenda

August 2016 Agenda

September 2016 Agenda

October 20, 2016 Agenda

November 2016 Agenda

December 2016 Agenda


2016 Planning Board Minutes
2015 Planning Board Minutes
2014 Planning Board Minutes
2013 Planning Board Minutes
2012 Planning Board Minutes
2011 Planning Board Minutes