Rumson’s Affordable Housing Program

Documents related to the Borough of Rumson's Affordable Housing Program are available below. Click on the title to download a copy of the document. New documentation will be posted here as becomes available.

Rumson Affordable Housing Program Documents

Court Ordered Second Rescheduling of the Fairness Hearing from May 4, 2020 to June 15, 2020
(April 20, 2020)
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fairness Hearing, currently scheduled for May 4, 2020, has been rescheduled for June 15, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. If the Monmouth County Courthouse is not open to the public at that time, the Fairness Hearing may be held via videoconference and broadcast on the New Jersey Courts website.
Court Master’s Fairness Report Dated April 10, 2020
(April 10, 2020)
Court Master’s Report and Fairness Review of the Rumson Settlement Agreements between the Borough and both Fair Share Housing Center and Yellow Brook Property Co., LLC.
Court Ordered Initial Rescheduling Details for the Fairness Hearing from March 26, 2020 to May 4, 2020
(March 18, 2020)
This Superior Court order changes the date of the Fairness Hearing from March 26, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., to May 4, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., (and continuing, if needed, on May 5 at 9:00 a.m.), and provides other information associated with the Fairness Hearing.
Court Order and related documents Rescheduling Fairness Hearing to March 26, 2020
(February 18, 2020)
This Superior Court order changes the published date of the Fairness Hearing from March 12th to March 26, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., and also revises other dates set by the Court that are associated with the Fairness Hearing.
Public Notice of Borough of Rumson Fairness Hearing and the related procedural process before the Superior Court of Monmouth County
(January 22, 2020)
Agreement to Resolve Issues Between the Borough and the Fair Share Housing Center
(January 16, 2020)
FSHC Settlement Agreement: Exhibit B, Rumson Overlay Zones Map
Affordable Housing Settlement Agreement Between the Borough and Yellow Brook Property Co., LLC
(January 16, 2020)
The Affordable Housing Plan and Settlement Agreements Presentation
(January 14, 2020)
This presentation was given at the Special Borough Council meeting held at Forrestdale School.
The Plan and Settlement Agreements Overview Document
(January 14, 2020)
This document was drafted by the Borough’s professionals to give an overview of the Borough’s current affordable housing obligations and how they will be addressed via a Settlement Agreement entered into between the Borough and the non-profit Fair Share Housing Center.
After this Settlement Agreement is reviewed and approved by the Court, the Court will issue a Judgment of Compliance and Repose Order, which will protect the Borough from all Mount Laurel lawsuits, including builder’s remedy lawsuits, until July 2, 2025.

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