Community Development

About the Department


The Department of Community Development includes the:
  • Offices of Construction, Planning, and Zoning
  • Planning Board
  • Zoning Board of Adjustment
The Department is also the contact for the following Township Committees:
  • Appearance Committee
  • Economic Development Advisory Committee
  • Environmental Advisory Committee
  • Green Team Advisory Committee - Sustainable Jersey Certification
  • Low and Moderate Income Housing Oversight Committee
  • Open Space Advisory Committee

Did You Know?

Moorestown Township Construction Department reviewed 337 Construction plans (applications) and the Zoning Officer reviewed 68 zoning permits for the month of April. In both cases, 99% of the reviews were completed under the allotted timeframe mandated by the Uniform Construction Code and Municipal Land Use Law. DID YOU KNOW? The Community Development Department takes great pride in working with our residents and businesses to help smoothly facilitate all Building and Zoning Permits through the review process as expeditiously as possible. We do everything we can in Community Development, Planning, Zoning, and Construction to make the process easy and straightforward. Please contact us should you have any questions and one of our knowledgeable staff can help you. Below is a link to the reports for both Construction and Zoning Permits.