Municipal Planning/Zoning Boards

The Planning Board in addition to other duties is responsible (in whole or part) for the Master Plan, Site Plan Reviews, Official Map, Applications for Conditional Use, State land Programs, Capital Improvement Projects and other needs of the Town Council.

 

The Zoning Board of Adjustment in addition to other duties is responsible (in whole or part) for Error or Refusal, Exceptions or Interpretations, General Bulk Variances, Deviations from Zoning Requirements and other.

2017 Meeting Schedule

2017 Planning Board Meeting Schedule
Amended 2017 meeting dates schedule for [...]
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2017 Zoning Board Meeting Schedule
2017 Zoning Board meeting dates resoluti[...]
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Meeting Agenda

The Planning Board and Zoning Board Agendas will be posted on the Home Page when provided.

Meeting Minutes

2017 Planning Board Minutes
2017 PB.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [40.4 KB]
2017 Zoning Board Minutes
2017 ZBA.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [17.3 KB]
2016 Planning Board Minutes
2016 Planning Board Minutes.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [3.0 MB]
2016 Zoning Board Minutes
ZBA2016.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [41.9 KB]
2015 Planning Board Minutes
2015 Planning Board Minutes.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [103.3 KB]
2015 Zoning Board Minutes
ZBA2015.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [34.0 KB]
2014 Planning Board Minutes
2014 Planning Board Minutes.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [52.4 KB]
2014 Zoning Board Minutes
ZBA2014.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [63.2 KB]
2013 Planning Board Minutes
2013 PLANNING BOARD.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [134.3 KB]
2013 Zoning Board Minutes
2013 ZONING BOARD.zip
Compressed archive in ZIP format [40.0 KB]

Misc. Reports

2012 Highlands Model Master Plan Reexamination Report
highlands-model-master-plan.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [118.7 KB]
Highlands Environmental Resource Inventory, and a Master Plan Reexamination Report
highlands-environmental-resource.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [6.8 MB]
Maser Plan Reexamination Report January 2008
master-plan-reexamination-report-jan.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [207.8 KB]
Master Plan Reexamination Report Supplemental Modification
master-plan-reexamination-report.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [341.3 KB]
Supplement Modification to Master Plan - March 2010
supplement-modification-to-master-plan.p[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [358.8 KB]

Land Development Ordinances

This Land Development Ordinance (LDO) document is accurate and current as of December 31, 2014. During the course of 2015 there may be amendments to the LDO by the Mayor and Council and as such persons using this document are urged to contact Town Hall 908-852-3130 to verify if any changes have been made.

Land Development Ordinance Dec. 31, 2016
2016_Complete Master Ordinance.pdf
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