Planning Board

The function of the planning board is basically to oversee the "official map" of the borough. They review capital improvement projects and coordinate the "Master Plan" for the town.

Meetings: The Planning Board holds monthly meetings at 7:00pm in the Council Chambers, located at 19 Harrison Avenue. Notice of all meetings is given to the public in accordance with the requirements of the "Open Public Meetings Act" (Sunshine Law) and the Municipal Land Use Law. All meetings are open to the general public in accordance with the requirements of the "Open Public Meetings Act".

Ordinances: Copies of the Borough of Roseland Land Development Ordinance may be purchased at the : Borough Clerk's office at Borough Hall, 140 Eagle Rock Avenue, Roseland NJ

Responsible for: Adoption of a Master Plan, Subdivision control and site plan review for permitted uses, Recommendations as to the official map of the Borough, Conditional use applications, Recommendations as to the zoning ordinance or amendments thereto, Review of Capital Improvement Projects, and Variances under certain circumstances in connection with site plans and subdivisions.

Board Structure: A nine member board with two alternates authorized to exercise power with regard to the items listed above.

Bill Johnson (A2)
David Jacobs
Donna M. Schiavone
Jack Gordon, Esq
Joseph LaMonica
Joseph Rolli (A1)
Kevin Cody (Mayor's Alt.)
Louis LaSalle- Chairman
Manny Oliveria
Michael Oliveira
Richard Reynolds

Council Liaison: Councilwoman David Jacobs  - Email :
Board Secretary: Melissa Barnes   973-226-6565 - Email 

Meetings are held 3rd Monday of each month 7:00 PM | Borough Hall -- Council Room