REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF THE TOWNSHIP OF FRANKLIN
IN SOMERSET COUNTY
The Redevelopment Agency is responsible for assisting the Township of Franklin in the revitalization of the Renaissance Redevelopment Area. This effort is undertaken in conjunction with the First Baptist Community Development Corporation, the City of New Brunswick and New Brunswick Tomorrow. The goals are to promote the economic vitality of this portion of Franklin Township and to provide affordable housing opportunities for the residents of the Township.
ABOUT THE REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY
The Township created the Redevelopment Agency of The Township of Franklin in September 1999. The Agency has a seven member Board of Commissioners appointed by the Township Council. The Commissioners serve 5 year staggered terms, except the two Township Council members who serve 1-year terms. The Agency's By-Laws can be found here.
The Executive Director of the Agency is Mark Healey, AICP/PP. Mr. Healey can be reached via phone at 732-873-2500 x6271, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail at 475 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873.
The attorney for the Agency is Justin Hollander of the firm Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., Woodbridge, New Jersey.
The Redevelopment Agency generally meets the third Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in the Large Conference Room in the Township Municipal Building. However, please consult the 2017 meeting schedule for actual dates.