Planning Board

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

Ronald J. Kirk, CPM, 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
Fred Brody
Joseph DiBenedetto
John Duthie
Estelle Klose
Stephen Levy
Peter Siano
Jeffrey Weinstein, Alternate I
Edward DiFiglia, 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 2018 are:

  • July 24, 2017
  • August 14, 2017
  • September 25, 2017
  • October 23, 2017
  • November 27, 2017
  • December 11, 2017
  • January 22, 2018
  • February 26, 2018
  • March 26, 2018
  • April 23, 2018
  • May 14, 2018
  • June 25, 2018

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:

Ronald J. Kirk, CPM
Director of Community Development
Planning Administrator
732-531-5000, extension 3350

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Contact Information

Ronald J. Kirk, CPM, Director
732-531-5000 extension 3350