Building, Construction & Land Use

The Building, Construction and Land Use Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of all ordinances related to issues of development, building, housing, land use, and infrastructure. The department is comprises of the following departments: Code Enforcement, and the Construction Department. In addition, the department is the administration arm of the Planning, and the Zoning Board of Adjustment.

The Construction Code Official / Zoning Officer for the Borough of Carteret who heads the Department is responsible for all support services relating to cases appearing before the Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Adjustment. These cases include all site plan applications, sub-division of land, and variances sought from the Borough’s Zoning Ordinance. The activities of the Construction Department are guided by the Borough’s Construction Official who is responsible for the review and approval of all plans submitted to the Borough for construction permits. As required, the Building, Plumbing, Electrical, and Fire Sub-Code official’s review the plans before any permit are issued. During the course of construction, all building activities covered under permit are inspected for compliance to the approved plans.

Department Head / Staff Information

John Soltesz
Construction Department Head / Construction Official

John DuPont - 732-541-3847
Zoning Official

Lauren Curran- 732-541-3936
Board Secretary

Ottavia Kurdyla - 732-541-3910
Assistant to Construction Official, TA

MaryAnn Caputo 
Permit Clerk

Carl Gurney- 732-541-3937
Electrical Sub Code Official

John Funcheon - 732-541-3927
Fire Sub Code Official

Arthur McCall - 732-541-3928
Plumbing Sub Code Official

Art Figueiredo - 732-541-3929
Building Sub Code & Plumbing Inspector

Debbie Bialowarczuk - 732-541-3925
Inspector / Property Maintenance

Rich Hrycuna
Inspector / Property Maintenance

Building Inspection Scheduling - 732-541-3810
State of New Jersey Housing - 609-633-6241
Construction Board of Appeals - 732-745-4272
Planning / Zoning Board of Adjustments - 732-541-3936

Contact Information

Memorial Municipal Building
61 Cooke Avenue
Carteret, New Jersey
07008

Phone: 732-541-3810
Fax: 732-969-2429

Planning Board Schedule

Planning Board Agendas

Planning Board Minutes

Zoning Board Schedule

Zoning Board Agendas

Zoning Board Minutes

Carteret Construction Projects

An update on Carteret Construction Projects currently underway across the Borough.

Posted by My Carteret on Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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Borough of Carteret