Contact: Georgiana Hutchinson: 609-927-9088 X-142

The Somers Point Planning Board consists of seven regular members and two alternates. Professionals to the Board include an attorney, a consulting engineer, and a zoning officer.

The Planning Board is authorized to adopt and amend the master plan and development regulations of the City of Somers Point. A review application submitted for preliminary and final site plan for all new construction, building conversions, change in use and conditional uses. In addition, this Board reviews all applications requesting approval for sub-divisions, major and minor.

The Planning Board generally meets every 3rd Wednesday of each month in City Hall starting at 7:00pm.

Planning Board Members: Year 2017

1. Paul Striefsky (Chair)
2. Mayor Jack Glasser
3. Greg Sykora
4. Lionel Crossman
5. Councilman Howard Dill
6. Brian Cotton
7. Robert Green
8. John Conover, Alternate
9. Sean Igoe, Alternate

Planning Board Professionals:

Solicitor: Stanley L. Bergman Esq.
Engineer: Mott Associates / Bob Watkins
Zoning Official: Jim McBrien

Please mail all correspondence to:
City Hall
1 West New Jersey Avenue
Somers Point, NJ 08244

Planning Board Meetings - All meetings are held at City all at 7:00 PM unless otherwise specified.

2017 Meeting Dates

Please note; the applicant regarding the 924 Bay Avenue property has requested to post-pone the application scheduled for March 16, 2016. A representative for this applicant will be in attendance to address the re-scheduling.

Planning Board Re-Org Meeting  
February 15, 2017  
April 19, 2017  
May 17, 2017  
June 21, 2017  
July 19 2017  
August 16, 2017  
September 20 2017  
October 18 2017  Planning Board Meeting
November 15 2017  

Meeting Archive

Board Documents

Master Plan Meeting Power Point Presentation - August 20, 2014

Rutala & Assoc. - Master Plan Presentation

Strategic Recovery Planning Report

Strategic Recovery Planning Report ATTACHMENTS


Document is in PDF format and will open in a new window. Checklist for Submission of Application for Preliminary Approval

Document is in PDF format and will open in a new window. Minor Site Plan Checklist

Document is in PDF format and will open in a new window. Planning Board Development Application


Document is in PDF format and will open in a new window. Planning Board Meeting Schedule 2014