PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on April 25, 2017, beginning at 2:00 p.m., there will be a Fairness Hearing (the “Hearing”) before the Honorable Thomas C. Miller, J.S.C. at the Somerset County Courthouse, 20 North Bridge Street, P.O. Box 3000, Somerville, New Jersey 08876-1262, Court Room HCH1
The purpose of the Hearing is for the Court to consider whether the terms of a Settlement Agreement (the “Settlement Agreement”) between the Borough and Fair Share Housing Center (“FSHC”) will meet the Borough’s obligation to provide a realistic opportunity to satisfy the Borough’s rehabilitation, Prior Round and Third Round “fair share” of the regional need for housing affordable to low income and moderate income households pursuant to the Mount Laurel decisions and their progeny, the Fair Housing Act, N.J.S.A. 52:27D-301, et seq., the substantive, applicable regulations of the New Jersey Council on Affordable Housing (“COAH”), the New Jersey Supreme Court’s March 10, 2015 decision in the matter of In re N.J.A.C. 5:96 & N.J.A.C. 5:97, 221 N.J. 1 (2015), and other applicable laws.