COAH Documents

Affordable Housing Compliance

UDATE: posted February 7, 2017

  1. Settlement on Affordable Housing and draft planAffordableHousingSettlement2017

UPDATE: posted November 27, 2016

Order extending immunity for the Vicinage 13 Municipal Group

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UPDATE: posted February 18, 2016

1.  Order Appointing Special Master and Providing for Payment of the Special Master’s Fees

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2.  Omnibus Order Regarding Appointment of Richard B. Reading as Special Regional Master

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3.  Omnibus Order Case Management and Consolidated Hearing on Determination of Fair Share Obligation

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UPDATE: posted January 15, 2016

Econsult Solutions, LLC, Affordable Housing and Need Obligation Report, revised December 30, 2015.

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UPDATE: posted January 15, 2016

Letter brief to Judge Thomas C. Miller, dated January 11, 2016, regarding affordable housing compliance issues.

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UPDATE: posted December 30, 2015

Letter to Judge Thomas C. Miller, dated December 1, 2015, regarding REVISED Matrix Form.

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UPDATE: posted December 30, 2015

Letter to Judge Thomas C. Miller, dated November 30, 2015, regarding Matrix Form.

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Letter to Judge Thomas C. Miller, dated November 30, 2015, regarding Matrix Form.

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UPDATE:  posted Nov 2, 2015

Orders Extending Temporary Immunity until March 31, 2016 and Statement of Reasons for the Order

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UPDATE:  posted Nov 2, 2015

Preliminary Decision Granting Motion to Extend Temporary Immunity and Time to Submit Expert Report

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UPDATE:  posted Nov 2, 2015

Letter Brief in Further Support of Motion to Extend Time

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UPDATE: posted Nov 2, 2015

Motion to Extend Temporary Immunity and Submit Expert Report presented to Judge Thomas C. Miller, J.C.S., for hearing on October 23, 2015.

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UPDATE: posted Sept 2, 2015

Attached in PDF format are the following:

1.  Order signed and filed by Judge Thomas C. Miller, J.S.C., on August 25, 2015; and

2.  Decision of Judge Thomas C. Miller, J.S.C.

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The Order grants the Borough temporary immunity from Mount Laurel Lawsuits until December 8, 2015and the Borough has until then to file an amended Housing Element and Fair Share Plan.

Additional scheduling will be issued by Judge Miller as needed.

COAH 2015

On March 10, 2015, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued a ruling which removed the approval of municipal planning for the provision of affordable housing within the municipality from the Council on Affordable Housing to the judiciary.

Municipalities which desired to continue participate, as the Borough of Frenchtown has, in the affordable housing process had until July 8, 2015 to file with the judiciary.

Select the document links below to view the Borough of Frenchtown’s Legal Notice and the filing, which includes:

1. Complaint for Declaratory Judgment;

2. Cover letter, dated July 15, 2015, filing Notice of Motion for Temporary Immunity;

3. Notice of Motion for Temporary Immunity;

4. Order Granting Temporary Immunity;

5. Brief in Support of Motion, and

6. Certification in Support of Motion.

The above will be supplemented as developments warrant.

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