New Jersey Future Working for Smart Growth: More Livable Places and Open Spaces
Apply for a 2020 Smart Growth Award
by Emily Eckart on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 9:16 pm
The deadline for 2020 Smart Growth Award submissions is January 17, 2020. Get started on your application today!
Where does impervious cover have the biggest impact?
by Tim Evans on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:30 pm
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recently released a 2015 update of its land use / land cover data set. The LU/LC dataset offers a periodic snapshot of how and where New […]
Addressing urban challenges at the APA Policy and Advocacy Conference
by Peter Kasabach on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 6:06 pm
At the APA Policy and Advocacy Conference, executive director Peter Kasabach discussed the role of state policy in helping to advance “Legacy Cities.”
2019 Complete Streets Summit
by Kandyce Perry on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 4:58 pm
Every two years, the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) and the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center at Rutgers hold the Complete Streets Summit to advance strategies to make our […]
Local Implementation Planning in Ridgewood Village Will Help Create Great Places to Age in New Jersey
by Tanya Rohrbach on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 7:09 pm
New Jersey Future recently facilitated an implementation workshop in collaboration with aging-friendly coordinators from Westwood Borough, Teaneck Township and Ridgewood Village.
Trenton Holds its First Ciclovia
by Kandyce Perry on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 5:43 pm
A coalition of partners led by Tri-State Transportation Campaign planned the festival to encourage biking and walking and reclaim the streets for people.
Three Lessons for Reinventing the Suburbs
by Peter Kasabach on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 8:39 pm
Peter Kasabach joined three other experts at the Governor’s Conference on Housing and Economic Development Reinventing the Suburbs panel to unpack the top issues facing our suburbs.
Where are the lead service lines in New Jersey?
by Gary Brune on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 3:27 pm
New Jersey, along with states across the country, is confronting a public health threat: lead in drinking water. The primary source is lead service lines (LSLs), hose-sized pipes containing some […]
Fight flooding and pollution with the updated Green Infrastructure Municipal Toolkit
by Kandyce Perry on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 5:41 pm
The award-winning Green Infrastructure Municipal Toolkit is perfect for community leaders who want to manage stormwater sustainably, reduce localized flooding, and improve water quality.
Green infrastructure resource wins national award
by New Jersey Future staff on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 8:47 pm
New Jersey Future’s Green Infrastructure Municipal Toolkit has been honored with an Excellence in Communications Award from the National Association of Flood and Stormwater Management Agencies […]