Borough of Highlands, NJ
  40.40422oN by 73.990674oE


Open Space

The Open Space Committee advises the Borough Council as to parcels of land that can be purchased as well as to preserve and improve current property owned by the Borough for open space, conservation, recreation and parklands.  See Ordinance 2-42 and 2-43 for more about the Open Space Trust Fund and Committee.

This Committee has 7 members of which 1 must be the Council Liaison.  Members are appointed by the Mayor with consent of the Governing Body. Terms are 3 years on a staggered basis. Members  will serve until their respective successors are appointed and qualified.  All meetings are open to the public.

Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 7pm, Community Center. There is no meeting scheduled for July nor November.

Members and expiration dates:

  1. Claudette D'Arrigo, Council Liaison
  2. Megan Ekleberry 12/31/19
  3. Doug Widman 12/31/18
  4. Greg Wells 12/21/19
  5. Russell Card 12/31/18
  6. Scott Keller 12/31/17
  7. Laurie Slaka 12/31/17