Monday - Friday
8:30 - 4:30

(908) 766-2510

1 Collyer Lane
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Members

 Kippy Piedici
Class IV Member - Chairwoman
12/31/2021

 Gregory P. Hurley
Class IV Member - Vice Chairman
12/31/2022

Jennifer Asay
Class IV Member - Vice Chairwoman Pro Temp
12/31/2021

John Crane
Class II Member - EC
12/31/2020

Paul Damurjian
Class IV Member
12/31/2020

Joseph Esposito
Class I Member - Mayor's Designee
12/31/2020

Joan Harris
Class III Member - TC
12/31/2020

Andrew McNally
Class IV Member
12/31/2020

Lauren Manduke
Class IV Member
12/31/2020

Kathleen Mastrangelo
Alternate #1
12/31/2021

Gary Baumann
Alternate #2
12/31/2020

 

 

 

 

Planning Board

The Planning Board is responsible under state statute for preparing and adopting a Township Master Plan and for reviewing land use development within Bernards Township. The Planning Board is charged with reviewing subdivisions, site plans, planned development, conditional uses and certain variances. The Planning Board also reviews and recommends revisions to land use ordinances to the Township Committee.

Planning Board Staff: 

  • Board Attorney, Jonathan Drill, Esq, Stickel, Koenig & Sullivan 973-239-8800
  • Board Planner, David Banisch, PP Banisch Associates, Inc. 908-782-0835
  • Board Engineer, Cathleen Marcelli, PE, CME, Mott MacDonald, 732-780-6565
  • Township Planner, David Schley 908-204-3004
  • Board Secretary, Cyndi Kiefer, 908-204-3026

Residents are welcome to attend the public meetings of the Board and are invited to ask questions and provide comments and statements regarding applications that appear on the agenda.  To review copies of applications for development, please contact the Board Secretary at 908-204-3026, Monday thru Friday, 8:30AM to 4:30PM.

As of June 6, 2006, the Planning Board has adopted the following procedure. There will be no new cases heard after 10:00 p.m. and no new witnesses or testimony will be heard after 10:30 p.m.

CONSISTENT WITH THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND THE RELIGIOUS LAND USE AND INSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS ACT OF 2000 (“RLUIPA”), BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, THE PLANNING BOARD, AND THE ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT DO NOT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST RELIGIOUS EXERCISE, OR VIOLATE THE OTHER PROTECTIONS OF RLUIPA.

Complaint Procedure & Form

Upcoming Meetings

3 Nov
Planning Board Meeting
Date 7:30 pm
17 Nov
8 Dec
22 Dec

Call 908-202-6426 during live meetings for questions or comment.