Contact Us

Brick Approves Changes to Land-Use Ordinance

Changes to a land-use ordinance approved by the Brick Township Council 7-0 Tuesday night include stricter limits as to where public and private schools can be located. Despite what’s happening in Jackson, where debate continues over a proposed controversial plan to build an all-girls Orthodox Jewish High School in a residential neighborhood, Brick Mayor John Ducey said the Township’s decision to revamp the land-use measure was not in response to that issue. “Since taking over the Administration as of January 1, I wanted to take a look at all the zoning laws, so I had the Council Land-use Committee take a look at what changes needed to be made,” said Ducey.

John Ducey
John Ducey (Facebook)

The measure includes not allowing small-type schools in residential zones and details various set-backs and acreage requirements for any new schools Ducey said. “It’s really just a recodification of what should be allowed and shouldn’t be allowed in different zones.”

A public hearing and final vote on the land-use revisions were held Tuesday night.

 

 

Best of 92.7 WOBM

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wobm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for WOBM Listener Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WOBM Listener Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.