RESCHEDULED FAIRNESS HEARING ON PROPOSED MOUNT LAUREL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT
IN THE MATTER OF THE APPLICATION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LUMBERTON DOCKET NO. BUR-L-407-14 (MOUNT LAUREL)
NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FAIRNESS HEARING ON PROPOSED MOUNT LAUREL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT INVOLVING THE TOWNSHIP OF LUMBERTON, COUNTY OF BURLINGTON
NOTICE IS HEREBY PROVIDED that the Honorable Ronald E. Bookbinder, A.J.S.C. previously scheduled a Mount Laurel Fairness Hearing in the matter encaptioned In the Matter of the Application of the Township of Lumberton, Docket No. BUR-L-407-14 (Mount Laurel) to review a Settlement Agreement between the Township of Lumberton and Fair Share Housing Center (FSHC) for March 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Notice of the Hearing was published, posted and mailed during the first week of February. All comments or objections to the Settlement Agreement were directed to be filed by March 11, 2018. No comments or objections were received by this judicially-established deadline. However, all New Jersey government offices (including the courts) were closed by government directive on March 21, 2018 because of the snowstorm that occurred on that date and the Lumberton Fairness Hearing did not take place.
PLEASE BE ADVISED that Judge Bookbinder has rescheduled the Fairness Hearing for Wednesday, May 2, 2018 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in his 7th floor Court Room in the Burlington County Courts Facility, 49 Rancocas Road, Mount Holly, NJ 08060 and all interested party are invited to attend and be heard even though the deadline for filing written comments or objections expired on March 11, 2018.
The Settlement Agreement is on file with the Municipal Clerk of the Township at the Lumberton Township Municipal Building, 35 Municipal Drive Lumberton, New Jersey 08048, and is available for public inspection and photocopying during normal business hours.
This Notice is intended to inform interested parties of the Settlement Agreement and let them know that they will have an opportunity to offer comments and/or objections on the Agreement and the Third Round Compliance Plan Summary that is attached thereto to the Court before it decides whether or not to approve the Agreement and the Compliance Plan Summary. It does not indicate any view by the Court as to the fairness of the Agreement or the adequacy of the Third Round Compliance Plan Summary.
Ronald C. Morgan, Esquire, Parker McCay P.A., 9000 Midlantic Drive, Suite 300, P.O. Box 5054, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054-5054 (856-985-4010)
Affordable Housing Attorney, Township of Lumberton