Gary S. Forshner, Shareholder in Stark & Stark’s Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use Group, was featured in the article “Seminar Focuses on Making Towns Business-Friendly”, published by phillyBurbs.com on Thursday, January 24, 2013.
The article discusses the "Our Town – South Jersey" Mayors Program, hosted by the New Jersey International Council of Shopping Centers Alliance Committee on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 in the Cinnaminson Township (Burlington County) Municipal Building. Mr. Forshner served as moderator for the panel discussion "Overcoming Development Challenges.”
The article quoted Mr. Forshner as saying that “zoning is ‘inherently a political process,’ but that towns and developers need to be proactive in their response to proposals for building.” The article goes on to explain that Mr. Forshner suggested that flexibility on the part of municipalities is important when addressing zoning and planning issues, particularly when looking at growth control ordinances.
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