Zoning Board of Adjustment

Notice for Electronic Zoning Board of Adjustment Meetings During COVID-19 State of Emergency

Josette C. Kratz, Land Use Administrator
Phone: (609) 664-3122
Fax: (609) 644-3146

Volunteer Application to serve on the Committees, Boards, and Commissions

The Zoning Board of Adjustment is established pursuant to N.J.S.A.40:55D-70. The Board is responsible for hearing appeals regarding decisions or actions of the Township Zoning Officer, interpreting the zoning ordinance and zoning map, reviewing applications or hearing appeals for variances from the zoning ordinance.

The Zoning Board of Adjustment is comprised of seven regular members (four-year term) and two alternates (two-year term). All members are appointed by the Township Committee and must be residents of Cranbury.

The Zoning Board of Adjustment meets on the first Wednesday of the month in the Meeting Room, Town Hall, at 7:00 p.m.

Zoning Board of Adjustment Board Members and Professional Appointments

NameRoleTerm Expiration
Merilee MeacockChairperson 2020 and DRC Rep12/31/20
David NissenVice Chairperson 2020 and DRC Rep12/31/20
Neal WagmanMember12/31/22
Joseph BuonavolontaMember12/31/22
Sean DeverinMember12/31/20
Robert DiamondMember12/31/23
John HoffmanMember12/31/22
Francis McGovernMember - 1st Alternate12/31/20
Richard KallanMember - 2nd Alternate and DRC Rep Alternate12/31/21
Josette C. Kratz
Township of Cranbury
Land Use Administrator, Planning & Zoning Board Secretary 
Trishka Waterbury Cecil, Esq
Mason, Griffin, Pierson, PC
Board Attorney12/31/20
Richard Preiss, PP
Philips, Preiss, Grygiel
Board Planner12/31/20
David Hoder, PE, PP, CME, CPWM
Hoder Associates
Board Engineer12/31/20
Andrew Feranda, P.E., PTOS, CME
Shropshire Associates, LLC
Board Traffic Consultant12/31/20
Janice E. Talley, PP, AICPConflict Board Planner12/31/20
Glenn Gerken, PE
T & M Associates
Conflict Board Engineer12/31/20
Evelyn SpannCommittee Liaison12/31/20

Zoning Map

Forms instructions and procedures

FEMA Maps and Information