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Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq. a Director of the firm will be an instructor on March 8, 2014 for the New Jersey Planning Officials training program for members of planning boards and zoning boards of adjustment. Mr. Schmierer will be one of the faculty that will train experienced members of these land use boards regarding issues related to conflicts of interest, legal standards of review for variance relief, etc. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm’s Government Practice Group and represents planning and zoning boards of adjustment on behalf of the firm. The seminar which will be held at the Burlington Township Municipal Building starting at 8:30 AM. Any one interested in attending should contact NJPO: [email protected]
It was great to see the girls running and the community cheering them on. The bi-annual 5K race is a celebration of the participants completing the Girls on the Run curriculum, a life-changing program for 3rd through 8th grade girls that focuses on self-confidence, healthy relationships and feeling good about themselves. MG&P has sponsored Girls on the Run of Central New Jersey for many years and are so pleased to be able to sponsor them again this Spring. Nicole M. Sciotto, Esq.
On June 23, 2022, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, PC, Director, Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq., moderated a panel discussion presented by Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey (AHPNJ) concerning the status of affordable housing delivery for the Third Round and preparation for the Fourth Round which commences July 1, 2025. Mr. Schmierer is the President of AHPNJ. The panelists included a representative from the Fair Share Housing Center, former Executive Director of the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, the Chief of Multifamily Program for NJHMFA and a professional planner who has served as a Special Court Master in 40 plus municipalities for the implementation of Third Round Affordable Housing Plans. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm's Government Practice Group which represents over 30 municipal governing bodies, land use board and affordable housing committees throughout the State of New Jersey.