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News & Public Notices

Public Notice: February 6 HDC Bank Meeting Cancelled - (1/17/2020) Please take notice that the meeting of the Highlands Development Credit Bank scheduled for Thursday, February 6, 2020 has been cancelled. (read)

Highlands Center Designation approved for Chester Borough - (1/16/2020) At its most recent meeting, the Highlands Council voted to designate Chester Borough as a Highlands Center. A Highlands Center is an area within a municipality that the town and the Highlands Council have jointly determined is appropriate for development. Chester Borough’s Highlands Center designation includes the entire municipality. (read)

Materials Available for January 16 Highlands Council Meeting - (1/10/2020) An agenda and related materials have been posted for the January 16 Highlands Council meeting. The meeting will be held at 4 p.m. in the Highlands Council offices in Chester, NJ. (read)

Highlands Council Awards Grant to Bloomingdale Borough for Sustainable Economic Redevelopment Plan - (12/5/2019) The Highlands Council has approved a grant award of $70,000 to the Borough of Bloomingdale in Passaic County, to complete a Sustainable Economic Redevelopment Plan. The plan will focus on identifying strategies and tactics to stimulate economic activity and growth along the Borough’s Main Street. (read)

Public Notice: 2020 Highlands Council Public Meetings - (11/18/2019) The Highlands Council has published a 2020 schedule of public meetings. (read)

Public Notice: 2020 HDC Public Meetings - (11/18/2019) The Highlands Council has published a 2020 schedule of public meetings for the Highlands Development Credit Bank. (read)


Photography Credit: All photographs on this website are courtesy of the New Jersey Highlands Council staff or Dwight Hiscano with his permission.