Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Zimmer Planning Board Appointments for 2011

Daniel Weaver, Brandy Forbes, and Gary Holtzman are the 2011 Mayoral choices for Hoboken's Planning Board. Below is a brief note from Gary Holtzman with the definition of what the planning board does. Congratulations to Gary, Daniel and Brandy for their appointments and godspeed to helping plan Hoboken's future.

I am quite pleased and excited to announce that Mayor Dawn Zimmer has just appointed me to the Hoboken Planning Board, below is a formal definition of what a planning board does.

- Gary Holtzman

The Commission is responsible for the conduct of planning relating to the orderly growth and development of the City, including adequate and appropriate resources for the housing, business, industry, transportation, distribution, recreation, culture, comfort, convenience, health and welfare of its population. The Commission meets regularly to hold hearings and vote on applications, as described above, concerning the use, development and improvement of real property subject to City regulation. Its consideration of these applications includes an assessment of their environmental impacts where required by law.

Letter from Mayor Dawn Zimmer confirming appointments for  Planning Board for 2011