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News & Public Notices

February 18 Meeting Materials Available - (2/18/2016) An agenda and associated materials have been posted for the February 18, 2016 Highlands Council meeting. (read)

Public Notice: HDC February 4 Meeting Cancelled - (1/26/2016) Please take notice that the meeting of the Highlands Development Credit Bank scheduled for Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 4:00pm has been cancelled. (read)

*UPDATED* January 21 Meeting Materials Available - (1/21/2016) An agenda and associated materials have been posted for the January 21, 2016 Highlands Council meeting. (read)

Public Notice: Public Outreach Sessions Scheduled - (1/12/2016) The Highlands Council has scheduled three sessions in February to update the public on the RMP Monitoring Program and present draft indicators. Session dates, times and locations along with additional details are available in the public notice. (read)

Public Notices: 2016 Meeting Schedules for Highlands Council and Highlands Development Credit Bank - (12/30/2015) The Highlands Council and Highlands Development Credit Bank 2016 meetings schedules have been adopted. Meeting materials will be posted in advance of meetings whenever possible. Public notices are available on the calendar page. (read)

Highlands Council Holds Hearing on Proposed Open Space & Landowner Equity Program; Approves Hiring of New Chief Counsel - (9/17/2015) The Highlands Council recently held a public hearing regarding proposed Rules for an Open Space Partnership Funding Program and Highlands Development Credit Purchase Program. The Council also announced the hiring of a new Chief Counsel. (read)

Materials Available: September 17 Public Hearing and Regular Highlands Council Meeting - (9/11/2015) Agendas and associated materials have been posted for the Public Hearing regarding the Proposed Rule for the Highlands Open Space Partnership Funding Program and Highlands Development Credit Bank Program, and the Regular Highlands Council meeting. (read)

Press Release: Clinton Township Advances Planning Goals with Highlands Petition Approval - (6/18/2015) At its June meeting, the Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council approved a Petition for Plan Conformance from Clinton Township in Hunterdon County. The Petition covers the entire municipality, including lands in both the Highlands Preservation Area and the Highlands Planning Area, and authorizes funding to support activities related to Plan Conformance including sustainable economic development planning among others. (read)

 

Photography Credit: All photographs on this website are courtesy of the New Jersey Highlands Council staff or Dwight Hiscano with his permission.