SPARTA, NJ – Several new members were appointed to Sparta Township Zoning and Planning Boards.  At the township council meeting on Tuesday, January 28 the council members met in executive session to interview candidates for the statutory boards.

During the meeting the selected candidates were approved:

  • Mike Leondi appointed to a four year term to the Zoning Board.  The vote was 4-0-1 with Dan Chiariello abstaining.
  • Tina Rowan was appointed to a two year term as an alternate to the Zoning Board. The vote was 4-0-1 with Chiariello abstaining.
  • Dan Healy was appointed to a two year term as an alternate [number 1] to the Planning Board. The vote was unanimous.
  • Mary Holovacs was appointed to a two year term as an alternate [number 2] to the Planning Board. The vote was 4-0-1 with Chiariello abstaining.

Additionally John Finkledie was unanimously approved to the advisory Parks and Monuments committee.

  • The next Sparta Planning Board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 5.
  • The next Sparta Township Council meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 11.
  • The next Sparta Zoning Board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 12.

All of the meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the courtroom of the municipal building.