Historic Preservation Committee
The Historic Preservation Committee is an advisory committee created to assist the Township's tracking and analyzing of current historic landmarks, making recommendations for the preservation and acquisition of historic sites, assist in projects for historic preservation or for obtaining preservation funding via grants and sponsor fund-raising activities pertaining to historic preservation.
The Committee will meet monthly in accordance with a schedule established in January. Meetings may be open to the public at the sole discretion of the committee. The Committee may make and amend rules and regulations concerning the conduct of its meetings.
The Historic Preservation Committee shall consist of at least five (5) members and no more than nine (9) members. Volunteer members are appointed by the Mayor for a three year term with the advice and consent of the council. Governing body member is appointed via resolution of the Council.
- John Foster 12/31/24
- Amalia Canovas 12/31/26
- Camille Mazzucco 12/31/26
- Louisa Grossman 12/31/25
- Brian Bernstein 12/31/24
- Sean Kane 12/31/24
- Lisa DiMichelle 12/31/24
- Karen Cassels 12/31/24
- Stephen Yellin 12/31/26
- Michelle Bartiromo 12/31/26
Vintage Home Project
The Berkeley Heights Historic Preservation Committee Vintage Home Project is looking for homes around Berkeley Heights that are 100 years or older and maintain at least part of its architectural integrity. Taken into account is the historical significance of the house, the surrounding property, location, outbuildings, or cultural aspects. If qualified, the homeowner will be presented with an engraved sign with the year built and their address. Please note: This is not part of the National Historical Registry and will not be subject to any regulation.
Littell-Lord Farmstead Historic Preservation
The Historic Preservation Committee plays a key role in fundraising for the restoration of the historic Littell-Lord Farmstead in Berkeley Heights. The Committee also holds events to increase awareness of the farmstead and its importance in our community's history. The committee organizes the Littell-Lord Fall Farm Festival every year, which features local vendors and artisans, community and business groups, free activities for kids and much more.