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).
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 to protect the environment which provides a natural habitat for wildlife, while offering opportunities for public enjoyment through active and passive recreation.
Joseph Pobega Chairman
(Vacant) Vice Chairman
2022 - 2024
Jan. 1, 2023 - Dec. 31, 2023
Anthony Chiappone Alternate #1
For an unexpired term ending Dec. 31, 2024
Michael Glackin Township Committee Representative
Steve Grossman Land Use Board Representative
for a term commencing on Jan. 1, 2023 and ending on Dec. 31, 2024
Greg Remaud, Special Advisor New York / New Jersey Baykeeper, Executive Director
Louis J. Pisano, Special Advisor, GIS Mapping Specialist
Open Space and Vision Plans
Read the Monmouth County Open Space Plan, Hazlet 2030 Vision Plan, Hazlet Master Plan Re-examination report, Bayshore Strategic Plan and more on the Reports and Resources page.
7:30 pm on the fourth Thursday of the month, except where indicated with an asterisk (*). Meetings are subject to change and updated in the Calendar.