Tewksbury Township in Hunterdon County has 6,857 acres in the Planning Area and 13,469 acres in the Preservation Area of the Highlands Region. The municipality submitted a Petition for Plan Conformance for both areas, which was approved by the Highlands Council on February 17, 2011. This page contains links to documents related to the Township’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.

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Highlands Implementation Grant Status

The Highlands Implementation Grant Status (HIGS) provides a high-level summary of funded Plan Conformance tasks. The HIGS is an updated, condensed version of the Highlands Implementation Plan and Schedule (IPS) approved by the Highlands Council with the complete petition.

Conformance Documents Adopted by Municipality

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

Approved Petition for Plan Conformance

The Highlands Council voted unanimously on February 17, 2011, to approve Tewksbury Township's Petition for Plan Conformance.

Council-Approved Documents

Materials from Public Hearing



**PLEASE NOTE: The documents provided on this page include a complete history of the municipality’s Petition for Plan Conformance.  The most current versions of Plan Conformance documents are at the top of the page, with prior drafts included below.  Documents below this line are included for reference only and should be considered ARCHIVED material.


Final Posting Prior to Public Hearing

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

Petition Posting for Public Comment

A public comment period was held from January 20 through February 4, 2011 and announced by public notice. 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
Supporting Documents