The Planning Board is a statutory body empowered to prepare and review the Master Plan for the Borough; to recommend and review Zoning Ordinances for the Borough; and to hear Subdivision, Site Plan and conditional Use applications. The Board requires one (1) original and twenty-five (25) copies of the applicant’s application packet. Meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of every month virtually/telephonically via Cisco Webex.
Please take notice in accordance with the Open Public Meeting Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seg. and in consideration of the Executive Orders issues by Governor Murphy, The Borough of Paramus Planning Board is currently holding our Board meetings virtually/telephonically via Webex. In addition to submitting your application in paper form, you will be required to submit your application in its entirety ( including plans ) in pdf form.
- Application for Planning Board (PDF)
- Application for Signs & Variance Board of Adjustment & Planning Board (PDF)
- Application for Sign Committee Review (PDF)
- Application Check List (PDF)
- Planning Board Fee Schedule (PDF)
March 4th, 2021 Meeting-Cancelled- adjourned by the applicant, BJ’s Wholesale Club-30 Route 17, Block 501, Lot 5, Block 502, Lots 9 & 2.02. THIS APPLICANT, BJ’s Wholesale Club HAS BEEN CARRIED TO OUR APRIL 1st, 2021 VIRTUAL/TELECONFERENCE MEETING.
Please take notice Planning Board applicant, A2 Enterprises, LLC.-697 Paramus Rd. & 143 W. Ridgewood Ave, Block 6701, Lots 6 & 7-premlinary & final site plan, variance, and major soil movement permit which was scheduled to be heard at the Board’s virtual/teleconference February 4th, 2021 meeting has been carried to our March 18th, 2021 virtual/teleconference board meeting.
Board Members Term Expires
|Peter Caminiti Sr., Chairman||12/31/23|
|Richard Conte, Vice Chairman||12/31/23|
|Aleksander Les, Mayor Designee||12/31/22|
|Ken Hook, Municipal Officer||12/31/21|
|Pat Verile, Councilman||12/31/21|
|Alfred Scrivanich, Resident||12/31/22|
|W. Stuart Clark, Resident||12/31/21|
|Michael Blitzstein, Resident||12/31/23|
|Denis Niland, Resident||12/31/21|
|Nick Matahen, Alternate||12/31/21|
Planning Board Meeting Dates
Meetings take place virtually/telephonically via Webex at 7pm, unless otherwise posted. Special meetings will be held, only if necessary.
|January 7, 2021||January 21, 2021|
|February 4, 2021||February 18, 2021|
|March 4, 2021||March 18, 2021|
|Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 Special Meeting||April 1, 2021|
|April 15, 2021||May 6, 2021|
|May 20, 2021||June 3, 2021|
|June 17, 2021||July 1, 2021|
|August 5, 2021|
|September 2, 2021|
|October 7, 2021||October 21, 2021|
|November 4, 2021|
|December 2, 2021|
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.