Municipal Housing Liaison
Section 70-11.4 of the Township of Marlboro Code establishes the position of Municipal Housing Liaison to act between COAH, the Township and any developer or sponsor of affordable housing.
The Municipal Housing Liaison shall be responsible for oversight and administration of the affordable housing program, including the following responsibilities:
Serving as Marlboro Township's primary point of contact for all inquiries from the state, affordable housing providers, administrative agent(s), and interested households;
Monitoring the status of all restricted units in the Township's Fair Share Plan;
Compiling, verifying, and submitting annual reports as required by COAH;
Coordinating meetings with affordable housing providers and the administrative agent, as applicable;
Attending continuing education opportunities on affordability controls, compliance monitoring, and affirmative marketing as offered or approved by COAH.
The following administrative powers and duties are assigned to the Municipal Housing Liaison:
Securing from all developers and sponsors of restricted units, at the earliest point of contact in the processing of the project or development, written acknowledgement of the requirement that no restricted unit can be offered, or in any other way committed, to any person other than a household duly certified to the unit by the administrative agent;
Sending annual mailings to all owners of affordable dwelling units, reminding them of the notices and requirements outlined in N.J.A.C. 5:80-26.18(d)4;
Authority to take all actions necessary and appropriate to carry out his or her responsibilities hereunder.