Step 1: Applicant submits a completed Site Plan Application package to the Township Manager WITH associated fees. (Contact the Township Manager for calculated fees in advance of submittal). Details of other requirements for submitting can be found on the Site Plan Application Form (link below). PROVIDING AN ELECTRONIC VERSION OF SITE PLAN PACKAGE IN ADDITION TO THE REQUIRED HARD COPIES IS RECOMMENDED.
Step 2: Internally: Copies of the application and site plan are sent to the department heads for review and recommendation. Results of the review shall be communicated to the applicant by the Township Manager.
Step 3: If the reviews from step 2 require revisions to the plans, the Township Manager will notify the applicant in writing, requesting they submit revised plans WITH associated fees. Once received, the revised plans will be sent for another review by those expressing concern in Step 2. 
Step 4: Once all of the departments recommend approval of the plans, the item will be placed on the next available Planning Commission agenda for consideration. Planning Commission meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm. The Township Manager will notify the applicant of the meeting date and of their requirement to be present to answer any questions. 
Step 6: Notice of the proposal will be sent to owners and occupants of property within 300 feet of the subject property, as on record with the Township Assessing Department. 
Step 7: The Planning Commission shall review such application against standards contained in the Township Zoning Ordinance, Township Planning documents, other applicable ordinances, as well as applicable State and Federal statutes. 
Step 8: They Commission may choose to approve, approve with conditions, or deny the request. The Approval of a Site Plan, together with any and all conditions shall be recorded in the minutes of the Planning Commission. The applicant will be notified by mail of a Planning Commission decision. 
Step 9: If the Site Plan is approved, approval is for one (1) year. A building permit must be applied for by the expiration date, or an extension of the deadline must be requested from the Planning Commission prior to the expiration date. The Township may require that the applicant post a cash deposit, certified check, or irrevocable bank letter of credit to ensure completion of all site improvements within two (2) years from the date of approval. No building permits will be issued until all conditions of approval, including posting of any necessary bonds, have been satisfied.