The town of Phillipsburg in Warren County has 2,133 acres in the Planning Area of the Highlands Region (where conformance is entirely voluntary). The municipality submitted a Petition for Plan Conformance that was approved by the Highlands Council on October 13, 2011. This page contains links to documents related to the Borough’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.
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This section contains documents approved by Phillipsburg that effectuate the Town’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.
Phillipsburg’s Petition for Plan Conformance and Highlands Center was approved by the Highlands Council on October 13, 2011.
Council Approved Documents
Materials from Public Hearing
**PLEASE NOTE: This page provides a complete history of the municipality’s Petition for Plan Conformance. The most current documents are at the top of the page. Documents below this line are included for historical reference only and should be considered archived material.
The documents below include all edits made prior to Highlands Council consideration of Phillipsburg’s Petition for Plan Conformance.
A public comment period was held from September 21 through October 6, 2011 and announced by public notice. Comments received and Highlands Council responses are included in the Comment/Response document in the section 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.
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, dated Oct. 27, 2010).
As part of the town’s Petition, Phillipsburg also requested Regional Master Plan updates and Map Adjustments and specific responses were provided.