Maywood

New Jersey

Borough of

Established in 1894
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Maywood Planning Board
15 Park Avenue
Maywood, NJ 07607
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The Maywood Planning Board is a consolidated board performing the functions of both a
Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment in accordance with the provisions of the
Municipal Land Use Law N.J.S.A. 40:55D-1 et seq.
The basic duty of any planning board and zoning board of adjustment is to oversee all land use
regulations within a municipality. Since the Borough of Maywood was established in 1894 and is
currently almost fully developed, the Maywood Planning Board continually faces the challenge
of responsibly providing for the orderly development and redevelopment of the properties within
the Borough to ensure the residential character of the Borough is preserved while properly
balancing the need and desire to develop commercial and industrial uses.
The Maywood Planning Board acts pursuant to the Municipal Land Use Law,
N.J.S.A. 40:55D-1, et seq. The Planning Board hears appeals of Administrative Officer’s
decisions, grants variances from the requirements of the Maywood Zoning Ordinance (Chapter
209) and renders interpretations of Maywood Zoning Ordinance. The Maywood Planning Board
also reviews applications for site plan and subdivision approval and is empowered to make
recommendations to the Maywood Governing Body regarding amendments to the zoning
ordinances, official zoning map as well as capital improvement projects proposed within the Borough.
The Maywood Planning Board also prepares and regularly reexamines and updates the Maywood
Master Plan in accordance with the requirements of the Municipal Land Use Law. The most recent
Master Plan reexamination was adopted during 2009. Copies of the Maywood Master Plan are
available from the office of the Planning Board Secretary and Maywood Borough Clerk.
The Maywood Planning Board’s regularly scheduled public meetings are held on the 1st and 4th
Thursday of the month at 7:30pm in the Council Chambers of the Maywood Municipal Building,
15 Park Avenue, Maywood, New Jersey unless otherwise provided for in accordance with the Open
Public Meetings Act N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et. seq
The following is a list of the Maywood Planning Board’s 2014 meeting schedule:
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Thursday, June 26, 2014
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The Maywood Planning Board is comprised of 9 regular members and 4 alternate members all of
which are appointed by the Mayor and reside within Maywood. The Board is permitted to hire its
own legal counsel, secretary, engineering consultant and from time to time other professional
consultants.
Class I Member-
Mayor Gregg A. Padovano
Class II Member-
Police Chief David Pegg
Class III Member-
Councilman Al Ballerini
Class IV Members-
Frank Lichtenberger, Board Chairman
Paul Kuhn, Board Vice Chairman
Charlotte Panny, Board Secretary
Mary Carton
Johne Montel
Charles Goebel
Alternate Members-
Harry Hillenius
James Panos
John McManus
Ken Terzo
Board Recording Secretary-
Lynn-Marie Gargagliano
Office of Maywood Planning Board
Maywood Municipal Complex
15 Park Avenue, 3rd Floor
(201) 845-2900
Administrative Officer/
Zoning Officer
James Mazzer
Legal Counsel
Nowell Amoroso Klien Bierman
(201) 343-5001
Engineering Consultant-
Neglia Engineering Associates
(201) 939-8805
 
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