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One week to go! Learn strategies for envisioning and executing quality redevelopment:
Urban innovator Gabe Klein, who started bikeshare programs in Washington, D.C., and Chicago, will be the luncheon keynote speaker at Redevelopment Forum 2016.
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The aging of the Baby Boomers is going to be a significant issue for New Jersey towns. And we're not really ready:
Two recent articles highlight the difficulties many New Jersey towns have in making themselves accommodating to older residents.
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Kudos to our trustee Jim Gilbert on this well-deserved honor!
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The Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission, one of 25 cities and utilities to receive DEP permits that require controlling sewage overflows, is the first to to indicate it will go above minimum requirements. The first steps in a new era of urban water quality in the state.
One of the 25 cities and utilities that received a DEP permit requiring control of sewage overflows indicates it wants to go above minimum requirements.
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Here's Streetsblog with an interesting take on our report on income distributions in transit neighborhoods -- many towns are squandering the opportunities presented by transit because they surround their transit assets with sprawl.
New Jersey is the most population-dense state in the country, and many residents get to work via one of its several transit systems. But too many of New Jersey's transit stations are surrounded by single-family housing, severely limiting the number of people — especially low-income people — with ...
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A new report from us looks at income distributions in neighborhoods around New Jersey's transit stations. In many cases, there's a lot of opportunity to make them more equitable, and to open up the benefits of easy access to transit across a wider spectrum of incomes.
An analysis of income distribution near New Jersey's transit stations shows that the benefits of transit access are not always available to all income groups.
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ICYMI: We have two RFPs out -- branding and website design for our Urban Water Initiative: http://buff.ly/1Bc28dL. Help make us look good!
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Reminder -- we have an entry-level position open for a planning and policy associate: http://buff.ly/1IO0EGX. Come work with us!
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Look who's famous! Here's our David Kutner and his important work, profiled in NJ Spotlight:
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Big new report coming from Smart Growth America, all about why companies are movng to downtowns. Live webcast Thursday:
Bumble Bee Seafoods, which moved to downtown San Diego in 2014, is one of the companies included in forthcoming research from Smart Growth America. Photo courtesy of Bumble Bee Seafoods. Over the past five years, hundreds of companies across the United States have moved to and invested in ...
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New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings together concerned citizens and leaders to promote responsible land-use policies. The organization employs original research, analysis and advocacy to build coalitions and drive land-use policies that help revitalize cities and towns, protect natural lands and farms, provide more transportation choices beyond cars, expand access to safe and affordable neighborhoods and fuel a prosperous economy.