The 2018 Complete Guide to Planning in New Jersey (4th edition) is the only resource that provides a comprehensive overview of New Jersey’s very complex planning framework. In addition to the necessary updates to specific legislative or programmatic changes that have occurred since 2010, readers of previous editions will note that this fourth edition has also been expanded, with a number of new chapters covering new ground.
Since 2012, the APA New Jersey has designated 30 locations throughout the state worth of being a great downtown, public space, street or neighborhood. Know of a great place? Nominate it today. The deadline for submission is October 1, 2018.
On August 16, APA New Jersey sent a letter to Governor Murphy reinforcing the need to redirect efforts back to comprehensive state planning including the State Development and Redevelopment Plan, filling appointments to the State Planning Commission and reconstituting an Office of State Planning directly under the Governor’s Office.
Through a partnership between NJ TRANSIT and the Bloustein School’s Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center (VTC) at Rutgers University, NJTOD.org aims to enrich the TOD conversation in New Jersey’s diverse communities by highlighting what is happening in the state and around the country and by focusing on best practices, model programs, legislation, and local problem-solving experiences.
The Chapter’s Community Planning Assistance Program was invited by Babyland Family Services in Newark’s West Ward to build upon its social service programs to address the growing healthcare disparities and substandard living conditions for families in the West Ward.
With over 50 sessions, 200 speakers & 700 attendees, the annual New Jersey Planning Conference was a great success. Thanks to all of our attendees, speakers, sponsors, volunteers and partners for delivering an exceptional program. We look forward to seeing you next year!