The River Vale Joint Planning Board fulfills the responsibilities of both a Planning Board and a Zoning Board of Adjustment. It consists of volunteers appointed by the Mayor who are responsible for preparation and updates to the Township Master Plan, subdivision and site plan review as well as residential and commercial variances in compliance with requirements of the New Jersey Municipal Land Use Law (MLUL). Their responsibility also includes making recommendations to the Governing Body regarding changes to the zoning ordinances, official map and capital improvement projects planned within the Township of River Vale.
Adamo, Robert Class IV Vice Chairman Beukas, Michael N. Class IV Donovan, John Class III Council Representative Fortsch, Robert Class IV Secretary Gokhale, Kedar Alt. #2 Jasionowski, Glen Class I Mayor Lippert, Scott Class IV Chairman Plescia, Craig Class IV Puccio, John Class IV Vaccaro, Susan Alt. #1 Wayne, Peter Class II