Judge Sides with Summit in Helipad Case

Judge in the Helipad case has ruled in favor of the City of Summit.

In a decision handed down on February 14th, Judge Karen Cassidy ruled that the City's Board of Adjustment was not
"arbitrary, capricious, and unreasonable as a matter of law" in denying Atlantic Health Services the necessary site plan approval and zoning variance to build the helipad at Overlook Hospital.

Those wishing to read Judge Cassidy's opinion can download it here. It gives an interesting, concise recount of the history of the helipad project, for those who aren't that familiar with the events surrounding it


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Ellen Dickson holds a Masters in Business Administration from Babson College and an undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She and her husband Chip raised three children, all of whom graduated from the Summit public schools system.