Joint Planning Board

The River Vale Joint Planning Board has the responsibilities of both a Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustments. Here, learn about meetings via agendas and minutes and find out when upcoming meetings will be held.


PLEASE BE ADVISED that in accordance with the provisions of the Open Public Meetings Act P.L. 1975 Chapter 231, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Joint Planning Board of the Township of River Vale will hold their regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 online via “Zoom Meeting”.   Members of the public who wish to participate may do so by joining online at 7:30p.m. here:  

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Meeting ID: 822 2146 0082

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  • Start time is 7:30 p.m. 
  • Once Monthly
  • held at Town Hall -- unless otherwise noted
    406 Rivervale Road
    River Vale, NJ 07675 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

2020 Regular Meeting Dates

adopted Dec. 18, 2019
(Wednesdays unless otherwise noted)
  • January 29, 2020
  • February 26, 2020
  • March 25, 2020 CANCELLED
  • April 29, 2020 ONLINE
  • May 27, 2020 ONLINE
  • June 24, 2020 ONLINE

  • July 29, 2020 ONLINE
  • August 26, 2020 ONLINE
  • September 30, 2020
  • October 28, 2020
  • November 11, 2020
  • December 9, 2020

2020 Members

Adamo, Robert    Class IV  
Donovan, John   Class III  Council Representative
Fortsch, Robert   Class IV   Vice Chairman
Jasionowski, Glen  Class I     Mayor
Lippert, Scott    Class IV   Chairman
Lowe, Gregory   Class IV
Puccio, John    Class IV
Ross, Matthew  Alternate #1
Vaccaro, Susan   Class IV Secretary
Wayne, Peter   Class II

Secondary Members

  • Marc Leibman, Attorney
  • Christopher Statile, Engineer
  • Mary Verducci & Sylvia Kokowski, Transcription Secretaries


If you have any questions, please email Maria Haag, Land Use Administrator, or call at 201-664-2346, ext. 1065.

Please click here for an Application to Appear Before the Joint Planning Board (PDF).