Section 2: New Jersey Statutes and Regulations (including township ordinances)

  • Township Master Plans (Recycling Plan Element; Environmental Plan Element; Housing Element; Circulation (traffic) Plan Element; Open Space Element; Community Facilities Plan Element; Land Use Plan Element)
  • Soil removal
  • Tree removal and protection
  • Steep slope restrictions
  • Wetlands protection
  • Soil erosion control
  • Stream corridor protection
  • Storm water management
  • Contaminated sites
  • Individual sanitary sewer disposal

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Key to media: O: Online (Adobe pdf); D: Document; V: Video

Author/Publisher Title Media # Date Size
ANJEC (Association of NJ Environmental Commissions) Environmental Commissioners’ Handbook (3rd edition) D 2.1000 1990 88 pp.
ANJEC (Association of NJ Environmental Commissions) Environmental Commissioners’ Handbook (4th edition) D 2.1100 1997 86 pp.
ANJEC (Association of NJ Environmental Commissions) The Environmental Manual for Municipal Officials (2nd Edition) (municipal boards and commissions; environmental protection subjects) (5 copies) D 2.1200 1998
Fall
176 pp.
Bernards Township Planning Board 1989 Master Plan D 2.1250 1989
Dec
~100 pp.
Bernards Township Planning Board Draft Master Plan D 2.1260 2003
Feb
143 pp.
Bernards Township Master Plan Re-examination Report D 2.1300 1996
Bernards Township Land Development Ordinance D 2.1350 1988
Feb 23
~150 pp.
Bernardsville Borough Planning Board 2000 Master Plan D 2.1360 2000 75 pp. + appendices
Chatham Township A Summation of the Geologic and Natural Features of the Great Swamp Basin: Their Relationship to Federal Law and Policies Influencing Local Land Use Planning in Chatham Township, N.J. (two copies) D 2.1400 1979
Dec
72 pp.
Chatham Township Land Development Ordinance (adopted) D 2.1450 1995
Apr 4
~150 pp.
Chatham Township Planning Board Master Plan Revision (1978) (including Re-examination Reports 1982 and 1994, and additional 1998 amendments) D 2.1475 1998
Oct
300 pp.
Greenway, A. Roger Environmental Permitting Handbook D 2.1500 2000 hardcover
Harding Township Master Plan — Recodification of the 1984 Harding Township Master Plan (adopted) (3 copies) D 2.1600 1994
Nov
~100 pp.
Harding Township Code of Township of Harding D 2.1650 1989 ~300 pp.
Harding Township Land Use and Development Ordinance (two copies) D 2.1700 1996
Mar 11
150+ pp.
League of Women Voters of NJ (Education Fund) New Jersey: Spotlight on Government Chapter 10: Environmental Protection – pp 221 – 253 D 2.1750 374 pp.
Long Hill Township Planning Board 1995 Master Plan D 2.1760 1995 275 pp.
Lorman Education Services The Development Approval Process in New Jersey D 2.1770 2006
July 25
405 pp.
Madison Borough Land Development Ordinance D 2.1780 1984 ~150 pp.
Madison Borough Planning Board Master Plan D 2.1790 1992
Oct
~200 pp.
Madison Borough Planning Board Master Plan Re-examination Report (adopted) D 2.1795 1999
May 4
24+ pp.
Mendham Borough Master Plan — 1994 (2 copies) D 2.1800 1994 81 pp.
Mendham Borough Master Plan Re-examination — 2000 D 2.1850 2000 ~50 pp.
Mendham Township Master Plan Re-examination and Revision (1990/91) (summary) D 2.1900 1990/
91
20 pp.
Mendham Township Master Plan Re-examination and Revision (1990/91) (full document) [+ Housing Element and Fair Share Plan (1993-1999) + 1983 Master Plan Revision + Land Use Element — Dec. 1978, revised Jan. 1979] D 2.2000 1990/
91
29 pp. + appendices
Mendham Township Master Plan [adopted: Nov 13, 2000 (land use, housing, etc.); Nov. 1, 2001 (historic preservation, etc.); April 1, 2002 (amended land use, amended historic preservation, open space, etc.] D 2.2050 2000-
2002
112 pp.
Morris County Municipal Cross-Acceptance Reports (Master Plan re-examinations by Morris County municipalities) D 2.2060 1998
Feb
Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders FINAL 2005 Morris County Cross-Acceptance of the New Jersey State Development and Redevelopment Plan Report D 2.2065 2005
Feb 9
106 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Future Land Use Element D 2.2070 1975
Apr
85 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Future Land Use Element D 2.2100 1975
Dec
80 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan Wastewater Management Element D 2.2150 1985
Dec
210 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan Bikeway Element D 2.2200 1977 60 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Bicycle and Pedestrian Element (adopted) D 2.2210 1998
Dec 3
231 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Water Supply Element D 2.2300 1982
Oct
75 pp. + appendices
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Water Supply Element Update (Final Draft) D 2.2310 1993
Sept
~80 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Open Space Element D 2.2320 1988 182 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Master Plan — Open Space Element (adopted) D 2.2325 1988
Oct 6
116 pp.
Morris County Planning Board Morris County Data Book (census-type statistical analysis) D 2.2330 1993 40 pp.
Morris County Planning Board A Natural Resource Management Guide for the County of Morris (2 copies) D 2.2330 2000 ~150 pp.
Morris Township Master Plan, Vol. I (2 copies) D 2.2400 1994 59 pp.
Morris Township Master Plan Reexamination (2 copies) D 2.2500 2000 32 pp. + appendices
Morris Township Zoning Ordinance (adopted) D 2.2550 1984 ~100 pp.
Morris Township Management of the Great Swamp Watershed — A Case Study D 2.2560 1981
Mar 25
~100 pp.
Morristown Zoning Ordinance D 2.2600 1979 loose photocopy
~154 pp.
Morristown Land Use Regulations D 2.2610 1998
Dec 9
~150 pp.
N.J. Dept. Education Core Curriculum Content Standards D 2.2650 1996
May
~80 pp.
N.J. Dept. Envir. Protection Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules (N.J.A.C. 7:7A) D 2.2700 1992
Mar 16
8 pp.
N.J. Dept. of the Public Advocate Letting in the Sunshine — A Guide to the N.J. Open Public Meeting Act D 2.2800 1985
Nov
brochure
8 pp.
N.J. Dept. of State Guidelines on the Open Public Meetings Law D 2.2900 1980 photocop’d pamphlet
18 pp.
N.J. Federation of Planning Officials Municipal Land Use Law D 2.2925 1984
Mar 21
70 pp.
N.J. Office of Administrative Law New Jersey Register (The Journal of State Agency Rulemaking, Environmental Protection: Flood hazard area control; coastal zone management, etc.) D 2.2950 2006
Oct 2
~250 pp.
N.J. Office of Administrative Law New Jersey Register (The Journal of State Agency Rulemaking, Environmental Protection Rule: State Park Service — administration, management and supervision) D 2.3000 2006
Nov 20
N.J. Office of Administrative Law New Jersey Register (The Journal of State Agency Rulemaking, Environmental Protection Rule: Marine Fisheries, Crab & Lobster Management; Fishery Management) D 2.3100 2007
Jan 16
143 pp.
N.J. Planning Officials, Inc. (Glenn C. Kienz, Esq., author) The New Millennium Guide To Planning Boards & Zoning Boards of Adjustment (board responsibilities; the hearing process) (2 copies) D 2.3200 2000 77 pp.
NJ State Planning Commission Draft Guidelines for Obtaining State Endorsement of Local Master Plans D 2.3210 2001
Oct 22
8 pp.
Somerset County Park Commission Parks, Recreation and Open Space — Master Plan D 2.3250 1994
June
~80 pp.
Ten Towns Great Swamp Watershed Committee Model Environmental Ordinances — Sub-Committee Report (Peter Messina, Chair) (nine types of ordinances modeled) (draft) (3 copies) D 2.3300 1997
Jan
bound booklet
100+ pp.

Revised 5/25/10