Historic Preservation ADVISORY Commission


  • 7pm
  • Third Monday of each month
  • Municipal Building
    39 Trinity Street
    Newton, NJ 07860


The Historic Preservation Advisory Commission has five regular and two alternate members that are each appointed to a four-year term by the Town Council.

A representative of the Governing Body is appointed annually to the Commission, and the Planning & Zoning Board Administrator serves as secretary.


The Historic Preservation Advisory Commission is responsible for maintaining the historic integrity of the Newton Historic District.


Historic Preservation Ordinance


Application to appear before the Historic Preservation Advisory Commission.
Current year meeting schedule

Tax Abatement Ordinance
Tax Abatement Program Application