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Department of State

Office of Planning Advocacy

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Secretary of State

State Planning Commission

The New Jersey State Planning Commission consists of 17 members representing State government, local government and the public. Local government and public members are appointed by the Governor and approved by the Legislature for three year terms. The full Commission generally meets monthly, and approved meeting summaries of Commission meetings are posted online. Committees of the Commission meet as needed. The Director of the Office for Planning Advocacy serves as Executive Director and Secretary of the State Planning Commission. Current information concerning State Planning Commission meetings can be obtained online by viewing the meeting schedule (below) or by telephone by calling 1-609-292-7156.

 

State Planning Commission

Public Members

  • Thomas Wright, Chair, President & CEO of Regional Plan Association
  • Edward J. McKenna, Jr., Vice Chair, Principal, McKenna, Dupont, Stone & Washburne
  • Elizabeth Terenik, PP, AICP, Atlantic City Development Corporation
  • Stephen Santola, Executive Vice President/General Counsel, Woodmont Properties/Woodmont Industrial Properties
  • Additional Representative Pending Appointment
  • Additional Representative Pending Appointment

County/Local Government Representatives

  • Bruce Harris, Chatham Borough
  • Shanel Y. Robinson, County Commissioner Director, Somerset County
  • Additional Representative Pending Appointment
  • Additional Representative Pending Appointment

State Agencies

  • Joseph Fiordaliso, President, Board of Public Utilities
  • Diane Scaccetti Gutierrez, Commissioner, NJ Department of Transportation
  • Shawn M. LaTourette, Commissioner, NJ Department of Environmental Protection
  • Sheila Oliver, Lieutenant Governor, Commissioner, NJ Department of Community Affairs
  • Tahesha Way, Secretary of State, NJ Department of State

Executive Branch Representatives

  • Danielle Esser, Director of Governance and Strategic Initiatives, Economic Development Authority
  • Douglas H. Fisher, Secretary of Agriculture, NJ Department of Agriculture

 

Please be aware that it is sometimes necessary to cancel or reschedule meetings. Please call the office at 1-609-292-7156 for meeting status and other important information. Meeting cancellations due to inclement weather will be announced on WOW and WPST (97.5 FM).

All meetings start at 9:30 a.m. and the meeting locations are to be determined.

2021 State Planning Commission Meetings:
September 1, October 6, November 3, December 1

2021 State Plan Implementation Commission Meetings:
September 15, October 20, November 10, December 15

 

Page Last Updated: 09/16/21 4:23 p.m.

 

Date Agenda/Minutes Materials
September 1 09/01/21 Agenda 09/01/21 Meeting Notice
09/01/21 Meeting Materials
Certified Resolution 2021-14
August 4 08/04/21 Agenda

08/04/21 Minutes
08/04/21 Meeting Notice
08/04/21 State Planning Rules Materials
08/04/21 State Planning Rules Track Materials
July 7 07/07/21 Agenda

07/07/21 Minutes
07/07/21 Meeting Notice
07/07/21 Meeting Materials
Certified Resolution 2021-11
Certified Resolution 2021-12
June 2 06/02/21 Agenda

06/02/21 Minutes
06/02/21 Meeting Notice
May 5 05/05/21 Agenda

05/05/21 Minutes
05/05/21 Meeting Notice
05/05/21 Meeting Materials
Certified Resolution 2021-10
Proposed Rulemaking Timeline 06/24/21
April 7 04/07/21 Agenda 04/07/21 Meeting Notice
04/07/21 Meeting Materials
04/07/21 Lakewood Industrial Meeting Materials
03/03/21 Minutes
Certified Resolution 2021-08
Certified Resolution 2021-09
March 3 03/03/21 Agenda

03/03/21 Minutes
03/03/21 Meeting Notice
03/03/21 Meeting Materials
SPC-Sustainable Jersey Synergy Proposal
Certified Resolution 2021-07
February 3 02/03/21 Agenda

02/03/21 Minutes
02/03/21 Meeting Notice
BPU Presentation to the SPC
January 6 01/06/21 Agenda

01/06/21 Minutes
01/06/21 Meeting Materials
01/06/21 Year End Report
01/06/21 Meeting Notice
Certified Resolution 2021-01
Certified Resolution 2021-02
Certified Resolution 2021-03
Certified Resolution 2021-04
Certified Resolution 2021-05
Certified Resolution 2021-06
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
September 15 09/15/21 Agenda 09/15/21 Meeting Materials
09/15/21 Plan Endorsement Materials
09/15/21 Meeting Notice
August 18 08/18/21 Agenda

08/18/21 Minutes
08/18/21 State Planning Rules Materials
08/18/21 State Planning Rules Track Materials
08/18/21 State Planning Rule Outline Materials
08/18/21 PSEG Map Amendment
08/18/21 Meeting Notice
July 21 07/21/21 Agenda

07/21/21 Minutes
07/21/21 State Planning Rules Materials
07/21/21 State Planning Rules Track Materials
07/21/21 Meeting Notice
June 16 06/16/21 Agenda

06/16/21 Minutes
06/01/21 Vernon Twp. Materials
06/16/21 Meeting Notice
May 19 05/19/21 Agenda

05/19/21 Minutes
05/19/21 Meeting Notice
April 21 04/21/21 Agenda

04/21/21 Minutes
04/21/21 Meeting Materials
04/21/21 Meeting Notice
March 17 03/17/21 Agenda

03/17/21 Minutes
03/17/21 Meeting Materials
03/17/21 Lakewood Materials
03/17/21 Millstone Materials
03/17/21 Meeting Notice
February 17 02/17/21 Agenda

02/17/21 Minutes
02/17/21 Meeting Materials
02/17/21 Meeting Notice
January 20   01/20/21 Notice of Cancellation
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda/Minutes Materials
December 2   12/02/20 Notice of Cancellation
November 4 11/04/20 Agenda

11/04/20 Minutes
11/04/20 Meeting Materials
11/04/20 Meeting Notice

Resolution 2020-12
October 7 10/07/20 Agenda

10/07/20 Minutes
10/07/20 Meeting Materials
Certified Resolution 2020-10
Certified Resolution 2020-11
September 2   09/02/20 Notice of Cancellation
August 5 08/05/20 Agenda

08/05/20 Minutes
08/05/20 Meeting Materials

08/05/20 Meeting Notice

Certified Resolution 2020-09
July 1 Cancelled
June 17 06/17/20 Agenda 06/17/20 Meeting Notice
June 3 06/03/20 Agenda 06/03/20 Meeting Materials

Certified Resolution 2020-08
May 20   05/20/20 Notice of Cancellation
April 15 04/15/20 Agenda

04/15/20 Minutes
Conference Call Number 877-336-1829, Passcode 6211649#
04/15/20 Meeting Materials

Certified Resolution 2020-07
April 1   04/01/20 Notice of Cancellation
March 4 03/04/20 Agenda

03/04/20 Minutes
03/04/20 Meeting Materials

Certified Resolution 2020-04
Certified Resolution 2020-05
Certified Resolution 2020-06
February 5 02/05/20 Agenda
Revised 02/04/20

02/05/20 Minutes
Certified Resolution 2020-01
Certified Resolution 2020-02
Certified Resolution 2020-03
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
December 16 12/16/20 Agenda

12/16/20 Minutes
12/16/20 Meeting Notice
12/16/20 Meeting Materials
November 24 11/24/20 Agenda

11/24/20 Minutes
11/24/20 Meeting Notice
11/24/20 Meeting Materials
October 28 10/28/20 Agenda

10/28/20 Minutes
10/28/20 Meeting Notice
10/28/20 Meeting Materials
September 23 09/23/20 Agenda 09/23/20 Meeting Notice
09/23/20 Meeting Materials
August 26 08/26/20 Agenda 08/26/20 Meeting Notice
08/26/20 Meeting Materials
July 22 07/22/20 Agenda

07/22/20 Minutes
07/22/20 Meeting Notice
07/22/20 Meeting Materials
June 10   06/10/20 Notice of Cancellation
May 27   05/27/20 Notice of Cancellation
May 13 05/13/20 Agenda  
April 29   04/29/20 Notice of Cancellation
April 8   04/08/20 Notice of Cancellation
March 25   03/25/20 Notice of Cancellation
February 26 02/26/20 Agenda

02/26/20 Minutes
Recommended Changes to the Municipal Self Assessments Template Guidelines
Recommended Changes to the County-Regional Endorsement Guidelines
Biennial Review-Berkeley Twp.
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
December 5 Cancelled    
October 17 Cancelled    
September 19 Cancelled    
July 18 Cancelled    
June 20 Cancelled    
May 16 Cancelled    
April 18 Cancelled    
March 21 Cancelled    
February 21 Cancelled    
January 10 01/10/18 Agenda Resolution 2018-01 Annual Meeting 01/10/18 Minutes
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
Next Meeting: TBA      
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda Materials
December 6 Cancelled  
October 18 Cancelled  
September 20 Cancelled  
August 14 08/14/17 Agenda

08/14/17 Minutes
Resolution 2017-03 Lakewood Extension
July 19 Cancelled  
June 21 Cancelled  
May 17 Cancelled  
April 19 04/19/17 Agenda

04/19/17 Minutes
Eagleswood Justification Document
March 15 Cancelled  
February 15 Cancelled  
January 18 01/18/17 Agenda

01/18/17 Minutes
011817 Materials Combined Zip (7.27MB Zip)
PPA Comments - Toms River Petition for Plan Endorsement 01/04/17
Reply Ltr. G Scharfenberger 01/06/17
Plan Endorsement Draft Report for Toms River Township 01/17/17
SPC Reso 2017-02 Toms River Conditional PE 01/18/17
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
December 20 12/20/17 Agenda    
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
January 20 012016 Agenda 012016 Materials 012016 Minutes
February 17 021716 Agenda 021716 Materials 021716 Minutes
March 16 Cancelled    
April 20 Cancelled    
May 18 051816 Agenda 051816 Materials 051816 Minutes
June 15 Cancelled    
July 20 Cancelled    
September 21 Cancelled    
October 19 Cancelled    
December 7 Cancelled    
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
January 27 01/27/16 Agenda 01/27/16 Materials 01/27/16 Minutes
February 24 Cancelled    
March 23 Cancelled    
April 27 Cancelled    
May 25 Cancelled    
June 22 Cancelled    
July 27 Cancelled    
August 24 Cancelled    
September 28 Cancelled    
October 26 Cancelled    
November 21 Cancelled    
December 21 12/21/16 Agenda 12/21/16 Materials 12/21/16 Minutes
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
January 21 012115 Agenda 012115 Materials 012115 Minutes
February 18 021815 Agenda 021815 Materials 021815 Minutes
March 18 Cancelled    
April 15 041515 Agenda 041515 Materials 041515 Minutes
May 20 Cancelled    
June 17 061715 Agenda 061715 Materials 061715 Minutes
July 15 071515 Agenda 071515 Materials 071515 Minutes
July 22 072215 Agenda 072215 Materials 072215 Minutes
September 16 Cancelled    
October 21 Cancelled    
December 2 12/02/15 Agenda 12/02/15 Materials 12/02/15 Minutes
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
November 23 11/23/15 Agenda 11/23/15 Materials
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Committee Meetings - Legislative Committee
Next Meeting: TBA
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
January 15 011514 Agenda 011514 Materials 011514 Minutes
February 19 Cancelled    
March 19 Cancelled    
April 17 Cancelled    
May 21 Cancelled    
June 18 Cancelled    
July 16 Cancelled    
September 17 091714 Agenda 091714 Materials 091714 Minutes
October 15 Cancelled    
December 3 Cancelled    
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
January 16 011613 Agenda 011613 Materials 011613 Minutes
February 20 Cancelled    
March 20 Cancelled    
April 17 Cancelled    
May 15 051513 Agenda 051513 Materials 051513 Minutes
June 19 Cancelled    
July 17 Cancelled    
August 21 082113 Agenda 082113 Materials 082113 Minutes
September 18 Cancelled    
October 16 101613 Agenda 101613 Materials 101613 Minutes
December 4 Cancelled    
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
April 24 042413 Agenda 042413 Materials Minutes
August 28 082813 Agenda 082813 Materials Minutes
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
February 16 021611 Agenda 021611 Materials  
March 16* 031611 Agenda 021611 Schedule Resolution  
April 20 042011 Agenda    
September 28 092811 Agenda 092811 Materials 092811 Minutes
November 14 111411 Agenda 111411 Materials 111411 Minutes
December 7 120711 Agenda 120711 Materials 120711 Minutes
* Meeting Cancelled due to lack of quorum
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
May 25 052511 Agenda 052511 Materials Minutes
August 24 082411 Agenda Middle Recommendation Report Minutes
December 7 120711 Agenda 120711 Materials Minutes
Date Agenda Materials Minutes
January 21 012109 Agenda 012109 Materials  
February 18 021809 Agenda 021809 Materials  
March 25 032509 Agenda 032509 Materials  
May 20 052009 Agenda 052009 Materials  
July 15 071509 Agenda 071509 Materials  
September 16 091609 Agenda 091609 Materials  
October 21 102109 Agenda    
November 24 112409 Agenda 112409 Materials  
December 16 121609 Agenda 121609 Resolution 121609 Minutes
Committee Meetings - Plan Implementation Committee
June 24 062409 Agenda    
November 23 112309 Agenda 113209 Materials  
Committee Meetings - Plan Development Committee
January 21 012109 Agenda    
March 18 031809 Agenda    
April 22 042209 Agenda    
December 28 122809 Agenda   122809 Minutes

 

No formal action taken by the Committee will be binding on the Commission.

If you are interested in receiving the State Planning Commission meeting notices please contact the office. Directions to the office are available.

Current information concerning meetings of the State Planning Commission and its committees can be obtained by telephone by calling 1-609-292-7156.

Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act, notices of all State Planning Commission meetings are filed with the Secretary of State and sent to the following newspapers:

Asbury Park Press Atlantic City Press Bergen Record
South Jersey Times The Star-Ledger  

 

Page Last Updated: 09/16/21

 

 


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