Planning Board

The Planning Board is responsible for reviewing and making determinations with regard to subdivision, site plan, and conditional use applications, and variance applications in connection with subdivision and site plan review. The Planning Board reviews and makes recommendations as to zoning ordinances and amendments thereto, capital improvement projects, the official land use map, and other matters referred to it by the Borough's governing body. The Planning Board is also responsible for the preparation and adoption of the Master Plan that guides land use development in the Borough.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, in accordance with the Open Public Meeting Law, N.J.S.A 10:4-6, et seq., Chapter 231, P.L. 1975 the public meetings of the Planning Board of the Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus, Bergen County, State of New Jersey will be held on the following dates at the Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus Municipal Building, 333 Warren Avenue, Council Chambers, Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ, 07423 at 7:00 P.M., at which time formal action may be taken on any matter considered by the Planning Board. Meetings are scheduled for the second and third Thursday of each month except where noted*.





                   Work Session                       General Public Session

                   January 12 Reorg.                   January 19

                   February 9                               February 16        

                   March 9                                   March 16

                   April 13                                   April 20

                   May 11                                    May 18

                   June 8                                     June 15

                   July 13                                    July 20

                   August 10                                August 17

                   September 14                          September 21

                   October 12                               October 19

                   November 9                             November 16

                   December 14                           December 21

                   January 11, 2024 Reorg.








Board Members

Name Title
Dane Policastro Class III Member

Planning Board

John Hanlon

Chairman, Class IV

Mayor, Class I

Member, Class II

Member, Class III

Stephen Madden

Member, Class IV

Elizabeth Willkomm

Member, Class IV

David Thomas

Member, Class IV

Bryan Hart

Member, Alternate #1

Gary J. Cucchiara, Esq.

Planning Board Attorney

Planning Board Secretary