Bedminster Township in Somerset County has 1,009 acres in the Preservation Area and 15,866 acres in the Planning Area of the Highlands Region. The municipality submitted a Petition for Plan Conformance for its Preservation Area, which was approved by the Highlands Council on December 1, 2011. This page contains links to documents related to the Township’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.

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Conformance Documents Adopted by the Municipality

This section contains documents approved by Bedminster Township that effectuate the Township’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.

Petition for Plan Conformance

Council Approved Documents

Materials from Public Hearing 

Final Posting Prior to Public Hearing

The documents below include all edits made prior to the Highlands Council consideration of Bedminster Township's Petition for Plan Conformance.

Petition Posting for Public Comment

A public comment period was held from October 25, 2011 through November 8, 2011 and announced by public notice. Highlands Council responses are included in the Comment/Response document above. The following documents constitute the municipality's final submission to the Highlands Council and include the Final Draft Consistency Review and Recommendations Report prepared by Highlands Council staff for Highlands Council consideration of the full Petition.

Administratively Complete Petition for Plan Conformance

The following documents comprise all required components of the municipal Petition for Plan Conformance, which was deemed administratively complete by the Highlands Council (Administrative Completeness Letter).

Supporting Documents