Municipal Building 65 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871
Class I, Class II & Class III
Mayor's Designee Angela Kasse Term: December 31, 2023
Class II Christine Dunbar Term: December 31, 2023
Class III Township Council Dean Blumetti Term: December 31, 2023
Class IV - Citizen Members (Four-year terms)
Celeste Luciano - Chairman Term: December 31, 2026
Ron Day - Vice Chairman Term: December 31, 2026
Peter Skei Term: December 31, 2024
Mike Sylvester Term: December 31, 2025
Jeannette Burke Term: December 31, 2026
Ernest Reigstad Term: December 31, 2023
Alternate Members (Two-year terms)
Justin Kanellis Term: December 31, 2024
Bill Enright Term: December 31, 2024
This Board is established pursuant to NJ.S.A. 40:55D-23. It consists of nine members consisting of four classes:
Class I. - The Mayor
Class II - One of the officials of the municipality other than a member of the Governing Body provided that, if there is an Environmental Commission, the member of the Environmental Commission who is also a member of the Planning Board shall be the Class II member if there is both a member of the Zoning Board and a member of the Boardd of Education among the Class IV members.
Class III - A member of the Governing Body
Class IV - Six other citizens of Sparta. Members of Class IV shall hold no other office except one may be a member of the Zoning Board and one may be a member of the Board of Education.
About the Board
The Planning Board hears land development applications including Minor Subdivisions, Major Subdivisions, and Site Plans. They also update the Zoning ordinances and the Master Plan. The Board consists of nine regular members and two alternates and meets on the first and third Wednesdays of each month.
The Sparta Township Planning Board has posted the audio recordings of meetings as videos on YouTube and is also making these recordings available to residents: