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News & Public Notices

Highlands Council June Meeting Materials Available - (6/9/2017) An agenda and associated materials have been posted for the June 15, 2017 Highlands Council meeting. (read)

Job Posting: Part-Time Paralegal/Attorney - (6/2/2017) The New Jersey Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council is seeking a part-time Paralegal/Attorney to work closely with the Chief Counsel and legal staff. This is a part-time 20 hours per week position and does not offer benefits. Applications should be submitted no later than June 23, 2017. Complete details are available in the posting. (read)

Job Posting: Water Resources Management Specialist - (5/18/2017) The Highlands Council is currently seeking a Water Resources Management Specialist. This position is responsible for the research, planning, development, implementation, and review of water resource management activities for the Highlands Region. Applications should be submitted no later than June 9, 2017. Complete details are available in the posting. (read)

Highlands Council May Meeting Materials Available - (5/12/2017) An agenda and associated materials have been posted for the May 18, 2017 Highlands Council meeting. (read)

Public Notice: Work Session to be held at May Highlands Council Meeting - (4/25/2017) Please be advised that the Highlands Council will conduct a work session on Thursday, May 18, 2016 at 4:00 pm to review the Draft Monitoring Program Recommendation Report. Complete details are available in the public notice. (read)

2016 Highlands Council Annual Report - (4/6/2017) The Highlands Council 2016 Annual Report is now available. (read)

Press Release: Highlands Council Awarded $2.4M for Preservation through Federal Highlands Conservation Act - (1/30/2017) The Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council was recently notified of a $2,420,000 award that will be used to help preserve more than 270 acres in portions of the Passaic and Wallkill Watershed Management Areas of the New Jersey Highlands Region. (read)

Public Notice: Public Comments Now Being Accepted - Proposed Highlands Redevelopment Area Designation - (1/26/2017) Public comments are now being accepted regarding a proposed Highlands Redevelopment Area Designation in Bloomsbury Borough, Hunterdon County. Comments will be accepted through Friday, February 10, 2017. All related materials, including the full public notice are available on the Project Review page of the Highlands Council website. (read)

Fiscal Impact Assessment and Regional Factbook Released - (1/19/2017) The Highlands Council has released the first components of the Regional Master Plan (RMP) Monitoring Program effort: the Fiscal Impact Assessment and Regional Factbook. (read)

 

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