Township of Ocean, Ocean County, New Jersey

Planning Board

When: 1st Thursday of Each Month at Town Hall

Agendas and Minutes

The Planning Board meets at 7:00pm on the first Thursday of each month in the Council Chambers in the Municipal Building.  Special meetings may be scheduled when needed.  All public notices of meetings are posted in the Municipal Building and published annually in the officially designated Township newspaper. Please check the calendar for Planning Board meeting dates, special meetings and cancellations. The agendas are also posted in the lobbies of the Municipal Complex.

The Planning Board receives Minor and Major Site Plans; Minor and Major Subdivisions; Applications for Change of Use; Conditional Use; Sign Variances and Bulk Variances in connection with Subdivisions, Site Plans or Conditional Use applications. If you have any questions concerning approved and pending Planning Board applications please call (609) 693-3302. The Planning Office hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

The Board consists of nine voting members and two alternates.  Its professional staff consists of a Planning Board Administrator, Attorney, Engineer and  Planner.  The Planning Board has approval jurisdiction over all proposed development and site improvements in the Township of Ocean

Planning Board Appointments

Donald Lippincott, Jr Chairman/Class 2 3yr 12/31/25
Aaron Shapiro Vice Chair/Class 4 4yr 12/31/24
Marie Leaming Class 4 4yr 12/31/26
Nick Bonamassa Class 4 4yr 12/31/27
John Petrosilli Class 4 4yr 12/31/27
Peter A. Nese Class 4 4yr 12/31/27
Robert Beck Class 4 4yr 12/31/24
Ben LoParo Class 3 1yr 12/31/24
Lydia Dodd Class 1 1yr 12/31/24
Anthony Decondo Alternate #1 2yr 12/31/25
Ralph Dawes Alternate #2 2yr 12/31/24
Laurie Clune Secretary   12/31/24
Diane Ambrosio Alt. Secretary   12/31/24