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News & Public Notices

Public Notice: Highlands Council June Meeting Cancelled - (6/3/2019) The Highlands Council meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 20, 2019 has been cancelled. (read)

Job Posting: GIS Specialist - (5/22/2019) The Highlands Council is currently seeking a GIS Specialist to process and prepare information for planners, scientists, the leadership team, and communications staff. Applications are being accepted through Friday, June 21, 2019. Complete details are available on the civil service website job posting. (read)

Public Notice: HDC Bank Board Meeting Rescheduled - (5/21/2019) PLEASE NOTE: Date, time, and location change: The Highlands Development Credit Bank Board meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, August 1, 2019 has been rescheduled to Friday, June 28 at 10:00 a.m. The Meeting will be held at the Chester Borough Town Hall (Court Room), 50 North Road, Chester, NJ. (read)

Applications now being accepted: HDC Purchase Program - (5/16/2019) The Highlands Council is currently accepting applications in the Highlands Development Credit Purchase program. The deadline to receive applications is Monday, June 17, 2019. See link for additional details including application materials. (read)

2018 Highlands Council Annual Report Available - (5/14/2019) The New Jersey Highlands Water Protection and Planning Council is pleased to present its 2018 Annual Report. (read)

Press Release: Highlands Council to Protect 13 Priority Preservation Properties - (1/22/2019) At its January 17 meeting, the Highlands Council approved $2.6 million in funding to complete several preservation projects through its Open Space Partnership Funding Program (OSP). (read)

Public Notice: 2019 HDC Bank Meeting Schedule - (1/7/2019) A 2019 schedule of regular public meetings has been adopted and published by the Highlands Development Credit Bank. The meeting schedule and additional details are available in the public notice. (read)


Photography Credit: All photographs on this website are courtesy of the New Jersey Highlands Council staff or Dwight Hiscano with his permission.