“The Planning Board has the responsibility for review and approval of applications for site development and subdivision of property, for approval of a Master Plan or changes to the Master Plan, reporting on a periodic review of the Master Plan, reviewing and approving applications for certificate of compliance for commercial properties, and advising the Council on changes to the Zoning Ordinance.“
The Planning Board is responsible for administering, updating and enforcing the City’s master plan which is a comprehensive, long-range plan intended to direct the community’s growth and development. It also reviews all sub-divisions and site plans.
When and where are Planning Board meetings held?
Planning Board meetings are held monthly in the Planning Board room, located on the third floor of City Hall on the second Tuesday of each month. Click here to see all the scheduled upcoming Planning Board meetings.
How do I obtain a Planning Board Application Packet?
Click here to view and/or download the Planning Board Application Packet.
What procedures must be followed to come before the Planning Board?
Please call the Planning Board Secretary Monday or Thursday from 10am – 3pm.
Is an attorney needed?
In most cases, yes.
Why would I need to appear before the Planning Board?
If you are not complying with Zoning Ordinances.
Planning Board Meeting Documents
- (908) 474-8469
301 North Wood Avenue
Linden, NJ 07036
Monday10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 3:00 pm