Planning Board 

The Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment are two separate boards that consist of 11 commissioners that reside in the City of Elizabeth. They have the power to approve/deny any application requesting changes for the specific property developments needing variances, sub-divisions, or site plans. Depending on the specifications of the development, determines which board the applicant will need to be heard by.

PB 2023-2024 Calendar Dates


  • 7:30 pm
  • City Hall, Council Chambers, 3rd Floor,  50 Winfield Scott Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ 07201

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

  • Georgette Gonzalez Lugo, Madam Chair Term Expires: December 31, 2024
  • Charles T. Shallcross, Vice Chairman Term Expieres: December 31, 2024
  • Isaias Rivera Term Expires: December 31, 2024
  • Nealon A. Issacs Term Expires: December 31, 2026
  • Thomas W. Urban, Secretary Term Expires December 31,2024
  • Carlos Torres Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Maria Carvalho Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Miguel A. Merino, (Alt.1) Term Expires December 31,2024
  • Marta Rivera-Sullivan (Alt#2) Term Expires December 13,2024
  • Ana Rodriguez Term Expires December 31, 2026
  • Vito A. Mazza , Mayor's Designee Term Expires: December 31, 2026
  1. Monae Whitehead

    Phone: 908-820-4023

  2. Morgan Scott

    Phone: 908-820-4094

  3. Linda Perkins

    Phone: 908-820-4019