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2020 Planning Excellence Awards

posted on November 15th, 2020 in Featured, News

APA-NJ is pleased to announce its 2020 Planning Excellence Awards. These awards will honor planning initiatives, built projects, individuals and organizations that are in the forefront of planning and design in New Jersey. Nominations are due Friday, December 18.

Great Places Call for Nominations

posted on November 15th, 2020 in Featured, News

Great Places in New Jersey celebrates downtowns, public spaces, streets, and neighborhoods of exemplary character, quality, and planning. Know of a spot you think merits designation as a Great Place in New Jersey? Nominate it today! Deadline for submission is December 11.

Coronavirus Economic Advances Wane

posted on October 20th, 2020 in Featured, News

Not unexpectedly, the journey of employment on the recovery highway has decelerated from the fast lane to the slow lane. While September 2020 was the fifth straight month of the nation’s employment recovery, it was also the third straight month of declining job gains.

Age Friendly Communities in New Jersey

posted on August 31st, 2020 in News

Register now for the rescheduled Age-Friendly Communities conference which will not be held virtually on September 15, 22, 29 and October 6. Certification Maintenance credits are available for planners.

TNJ Local Technical Assistance Call for Applications!

posted on August 24th, 2020 in News

The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) is requesting proposals for the FY 2021 Together North Jersey Local Technical Assistance program.  Through this program, the Voorhees Transportation Center at Rutgers University (VTC)will provide technical assistance services to support local initiatives that advance the focus areas and strategies recommended in the Together North Jersey Plan.  Eligible […]

APA Region 1 Chapter Webcast Series

posted on August 23rd, 2020 in News

The New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association is pleased to partner with other Region 1 Chapters in offering a webcast series which will address a variety of timely topics offered from the convenience of your computer.