Open Space Advisory Council
Township of Hazlet

Open Space Advisory Council
1766 Union Avenue
Hazlet, NJ 07730


Phone: (732) 217-8674

The Open Space Advisory Council (OSAC) was formed on March 20, 2007 by the Hazlet Township Committee in order to make recommendations to the Township Committee on Open Space acquisitions utilizing the Open Space Trust Fund that was Established on January 1, 2007 as per voter approval of a Referendum passed on the November 7, 2006 Election.


Open Space


The purpose of the Hazlet Township Open Space Advisory Council is to provide guidance and support to the Township Committee and the Land Use Board on issues and matters of acquiring open space for perpetual preservation that are in the best interest of the citizens of the Township of Hazlet. The Council shall create, promote, and disseminate information regarding the preservation of open space within the Township of Hazlet which protects the environment and provides natural habitat for wildlife while offering opportunities for public enjoyment through active and passive recreation.


2017 Open Space Advisory Council Members
Joseph Pobega, Chairman
Annie Eng, Vice Chairwoman
Mayor Sue Kiley, Township Committee Rep
Michael Glackin, Township Committee Rep
Jeffrey Tyler, Land Use Board Rep
Victor Iannello
William Shewan, Alternate #1
David Tinker, Alternate #2
Louis J. Pisano, Special Advisor, GIS Mapping Specialist
Greg Remaud, Special Advisor, NY/NJ Baykeeper

Meeting dates for the 2017 Open Space Advisory Council are as follows:

January 26 (Re-Org), February 23, March 23, April 27, May 25, June 22, July 27, August 24, September 28, October 26, November 27 (Monday), December 28, January 25, 2018 (Re-Org)


The Open Space Advisory Council meetings take place in the Second Floor Meeting Room in Hazlet Municipal Hall, 1766 Union Avenue, Hazlet, New Jersey - every fourth Thursday (except where indicated) at 7:30 p.m.