Green Township in Sussex County has 260 acres in the Preservation Area and 10,169 acres in the Planning Area of the Highlands Region. The municipality submitted a Petition for Plan Conformance for its Preservation Area lands only, which was approved by the Highlands Council on January 20, 2011. This page contains links to documents related to the Township’s conformance with the Highlands Regional Master Plan.

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Approved Petition for Plan Conformance

 The Green Township Petition for Plan Conformance was approved by the Highlands Council on January 20, 2011.

Council Approved Documents

Materials from Public Hearing


**PLEASE NOTE: The documents provided on this page include a complete history of the municipality’s Petition for Plan Conformance.  The most current versions of Plan Conformance documents are at the top of the page, with prior drafts included below.  Documents below this line are included for reference only and should be considered ARCHIVED material.

Final Posting Prior to Public Hearing

The document below includes all edits made prior to Highlands Council consideration of Green Township’s Petition for Plan Conformance.

Petition Posting for Public Comment

A public comment period was held from December 17, 2010 through January 5, 2011 and announced by public notice. No comments were received. The document below is the Final Draft Consistency Review and Recommendations Report prepared by Highlands Council staff for Highlands Council consideration of the full Petition.

Administratively Complete Petition for Plan Conformance

The following documents comprise all required components of the municipal Petition for Plan Conformance for Green Township, which was deemed administratively complete by the Highlands Council on January 22, 2010 (Administrative Completeness Letter).


Supporting Documents