Planning Board

The Township of Ocean Planning Board functions are a part of the Department of Community Development.

Marianne Wilensky, P.P., Director of Community Development and Planning Administrator, serves as the Administrative Officer for the Planning Board and is responsible for the day-to-day operations.

Rachel Montemarano is the Secretary to the Planning Board and serves as Recording Secretary.

In the Township of Ocean the Planning Board members are appointed by the Mayor and Council.  These members are:

Chairman John Verrilli
Vice Chairman Warren Goode
Councilman Robert Acerra
Anthony Andrisano
Fred Brody
Joseph DiBenedetto
Estelle Klose
Stephen Levy
Peter Siano
John Duthie, Alternate I
Jeffrey Weinstein, Alternate II

The Planning Board generally hears applications for subdivisions of property and site plans for commercial properties.  The Planning Board generally meets on the fourth Monday of each month.  The adopted schedules through June 2017 are:

  • July 25, 2016
  • August 8, 2016
  • September 26, 2016
  • October 24, 2016
  • November 28, 2016
  • December 12, 2016
  • January 23, 2017
  • February 27, 2017
  • March 27, 2017
  • April 24, 2017
  • May 22, 2017
  • June 26, 2017

The public portion of the meetings begins at 7:30 p.m.

Agendas are posted on the website within the week prior to the meeting date.

Rules for the Planning Board adopted June 25, 1990

You may contact the Planning Board through their Administrator:

Marianne Wilensky, P.P.
Director of Community Development
Planning Administrator
732-531-5000, extension 3350

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Contact Information

Marianne Wilensky, P.P., Director
732-531-5000 extension 3350