Community Development

The Community Development Department oversees Planning, Zoning, Rental Housing, and the Township's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG).

Zoning Permits

If you are looking to submit a zoning permit you can now do so online or by mail.  Please visit our Zoning page for more information.

Land Use Board Applications

If you are looking to submit an application to one of our Land Use Boards please visit the Planning page for information on how to electronically submit your application. If you would like to know more about Planning Board or Zoning Board Meetings please follow the links on the left of the page

Affordable Housing

Please see tab on left-hand side of this page. 

Rental Housing Inspections

Rental Housing inspections are being conducted. Please visit the Rental Housing page and follow the instructions for submitting applications or apply online. 

Free Lead Based Paint Testing Program

Application for Lead Hazard Reduction Services of Occupied Units
Application for Lead Hazard Reduction Services for Vacant Units

Planning Topics: 

Cherry Hill Case Study:  Rutgers Student Study on 15- minute Neighborhoods Presentation. 

Benefits of Sidewalks 

Other Inquiries

For all other inquiries, please use the Township’s online portal request or call our office at (856) 488-7870.  If no one is available to take your call please leave a message and our office staff will call you back as soon as possible.