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News & Public Notices

June Meeting Materials Available - (6/20/2024) An agenda and related materials have been posted for the Highlands Council meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 20, 2024. (read)

JOB POSTING: Administrative Assistant - (6/7/2024) The Highlands Council is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant to provide a wide range of support across all functions within the organization. Applications are being accepted through Friday, July 5. Complete details are available in the job posting. (read)

Highlands Council Issues May Report - (6/7/2024) The Highlands Council has issued a report summarizing Council work in the month of May. (read)

Highlands Council to Lead Branding Effort for the Highlands Region - (6/6/2024) One of the key recommendations to come out of the 2021 New Jersey Highlands Economic Sustainability Plan was the need to develop a Highlands brand that could be used to support region-wide growth across a variety of industries. The Highlands Council recently awarded a contract to national place-branding and marketing firm North Star to develop a unique brand and associated marketing plan for the Highlands region. (read)

PUBLIC NOTICE: Seeking Public Comments - (5/23/2024) The Highlands Council is currently accepting public comments on Harding Township's petition for conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan (RMP). Comments are being accepted through Sunday, June 23. Comment instructions are available in the public notice. (read)

PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed Regional Master Plan Amendment - (4/22/2024) The Highlands Council is now accepting public comments and has schedule six public hearings regarding a proposed Affordable Housing amendment to the Highlands Regional Master Plan (RMP). Complete details are available in the notice. (read)


Photography Credit: All photographs on this website are courtesy of the New Jersey Highlands Council staff or Dwight Hiscano with his permission.