Mahwah Township Master Plan Collection (2016.19)

CREATOR: Mahwah Township Planning Board

EXTENT: Linear Feet: .5 linear feet, number of containers: 1 box

COLLECTION SUMMARY: A collection of township master plans from 1956 to 1987 that discuss planned development of Mahwah.

RECEIVED FROM:  Initial collection was gathered from plans stored in the John Bristow and Janet Brown Papers; additions will be made as more are located.


 PROCESSING ARCHIVIST: Cathy Moran Hajo, November 2016

Collection Details

Historical Note: Mahwah’s Planning Board commissioned fact-finding reports and analysis of the town’s population, land use, transportation, schools and recreation facilities. The Master plans offer plans for the further development of the town which are then adopted by the Planning Board and used to inform decision making.

Collection Description:   The master plans contain detailed information about population

Arrangement Description: The collection is organized chronologically.

Separated Materials: Duplicates found in the compilation of this collection have been discarded.

Subject Headings: Government, Genealogy, Business, Township of Mahwah.

Using the Collection

ACCESS STATEMENT:  Collection is open and available for use.

RIGHTS STATEMENT: The Mahwah Museum owns the materials, but researchers wishing to publish or reprint materials need to secure permission from the copyright holder.

 PREFERRED CITATION: [ITEM DESCRIPTION], Mahwah Master Plan Collection, Mahwah Museum, Mahwah, NJ.

Collection Inventory

Box 1

Folder 1:

Mahwah Township Master Plan, February 1958 (Draft), Morrow Planning Consultants

Folder 2:

Mahwah Township Master Plan, 1965 (Draft), Candeub, Fleissig, Adley & Associates.

Mahwah Township Master Plan, 1965 (Adopted), Candeub, Fleissig, Adley & Associates.

Folder 3:

Mahwah Township Master Plan, July 1975 (Revised), Herbert H. Smith Associates

Folder 4:

Mahwah Master Plan Studies, Historic Sites and Interstate 287 Analysis, Malcolm Kasler and Associates.