04/28/2016 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Public Hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. on May 12, 2016, at a Regular Meeting of the Planning Board of the Township of Hillsborough, in the courtroom of the Municipal Building, 379 South Branch Road, Hillsborough, New Jersey, at which time members of the public will have the opportunity to be heard.
The subject of the hearing will be the application of K Hovnanian Central Acquisitions LLC (Meadow Brook at Hillsborough), in File #16-PB-02-MJSR for preliminary and final major subdivision and preliminary and final site plan approvals to construct 44 single family detached homes and 30 multi-family townhomes situated in 3 townhouse/condominium buildings together with all necessary site improvements required to support the project. The subject property is located along Amwell Road and will be known as new Lot 101.02 in block 163.05 and is comprised of approximately 17.166 acres situated adjacent to and north of another new property (Lot 101.01, Block 163.05) on which the RPM affordable housing development will be built. The combination of these two properties (combined) consists of a group of lots known as Lots 101, 102, 103, 104 & 105 in Block 163.05, located at 495, 503, 505 & 507 Amwell Road, Hillsborough, NJ, which totals 20.9 acres. The smaller tract (Lot 101.01) with direct frontage along Amwell Road was approved last year by the Township Planning Board for multi-family and affordable housing in File #15-PB-09-MSRV/SR. The Applicant also seeks an economic hardship waiver or variance from the mitigation requirements of the Tree Preservation Ordinance so as to permit the removal of more than 20% of the trees located on proposed Lot 101.02. Applicant also intends to request at the hearing that the application be deemed amended to include, and the Board grant, any additional approvals, variances, waivers from design standards and/or submission requirements, or exceptions from the Hillsborough Township Land Development Ordinance determined to be necessary or which may develop during the review, processing and hearing of this application as are required to develop the premises in the manner indicated in the application materials.
A copy of the application, plans and all supporting documents are on file in the Planning Board Office at the Hillsborough Township Municipal Building, 379 South Branch Road, Hillsborough, NJ, and are available for public inspection during usual business hours Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm.
FRANCIS P. LINNUS
Attorney for Applicant