Canceled: Mondelez Site Plan to be heard on April 13

Mondelez International facility

EAST HANOVER — Land Use Planning Board of the Township of East Hanover will hold a Special Land Use Planning Board Meeting on Tuesday, April 13, at 7:00 p.m. has been postponed. A new date has not been scheduled at this time.

In order to comply with the executive orders signed by the Governor and to follow best practices recommended by the CDC the special meeting of the Land Use Planning Board remotely via Zoom. To access the virtual public meeting clicking here.

KRE Acquisition Corp., 100 DeForest Avenue, Block: 42 Lots: 37, 37.02 & 41 Preliminary and Final Major Subdivision with variances for street trees, tract buffer, shade trees, evergreens trees, shrubs, building wall offset distance, and roof offset. No waivers are required.

KRE Acquisition Corp is constructing a 548-unit residential development on 74.462 acres.

The old Mondelez Eagle building on the site was razed last December.

They are proposing 548-unit development to contains 247 townhouse units in 48 buildings, 62 stacked townhouse units in four buildings, and 239 multi-family apartment units in 5 buildings. A total of 96 affordable units are proposed. This includes 62 stacked townhouses and 34 apartments.

According to KRE, the application and affordable housing units are consistent with the settlement agreement between the applicant and the township dated July 29, 2019, and the township’s 2019 Housing Element and Fair Share Plan.

KRE Acquisition Corp. was formed on June 7,  2010. The managing partners are Murray Kushner and Jonathan Kushner with an address of 520 Route 22, Bridgewater.