The Planning Board consists of volunteer residents appointed by the Mayor & Council who are responsible for preparing the Borough Master Plan in compliance with provisions of the New Jersey Municipal Land Use Law (MLUL) and who are responsible for reviewing zoning ordinances referring to them by the Mayor & Council.
The Planning Board reviews and acts on the following:
» Applications for subdivision approval
» Applications for site plan approval
» Applications for variances
» Revisions to the Borough Zoning Ordinance
The Planning Board consists of nine (9) members and two (2) alternate members. The Board is assisted by a professional staff consisting of an Attorney; a Professional Planner; Township Engineer; and an Administrative Officer/Board Secretary. The Planning Board meets for Public Hearing once each month on the third (3rd) Thursday at 7:30 P.M. in the Council Chambers at the Borough Hall, 1 Ace Road Butler, NJ 07405. A Work Session is held at 7:30 P.M. on the 2nd Thursday of the month in the Conference Room.