Make New Jersey Count!

posted on May 26th, 2020 in Featured, News

The 2020 Census will determine congressional representation, inform hundreds of billions in federal funding every year, and provide data that will impact communities for the next decade. Let’s make sure everyone in New Jersey is counted! Take action today.

NPC20 @ Home Collection

posted on May 2nd, 2020 in Featured, News

Get all session recordings from the 2020 National Planning Conference + access to the Career Zone live event! Don’t miss this opportunity to earn more than 25 CM credits!

APA COVID-19 Resources

posted on April 23rd, 2020 in Featured, News

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on communities, and planners are on the front lines of response and recovery. APA is committed to providing resources, information, and tools to address your immediate needs and help you prepare for what is to come.

Transit Hubs Pilot Program

posted on April 23rd, 2020 in CP Assistance Program, Featured, News

The Transit Hubs Pilot program was developed to work with communities to create vibrant areas around existing train stations and/or stops, while supporting the community’s goals for economic development, land use, access to jobs and cultural development. The studies were completed by APA New Jersey in partnership NJTPA and Rutgers.

Paterson Greenway Project

posted on April 10th, 2020 in CP Assistance Program, News

In early 2019 Habitat for Humanity in Paterson, NJ contacted the APA-NJ chapter to talk about their need for a team of volunteer planners. They wanted to create a concept for a green space along the Passaic River in the Northside Neighborhood of Paterson, NJ. They wanted two types of green space; a walkway along the river, called Riverwalk, and a sports fields in an area along the river dominated by abandoned and marginal industrial and residential properties. The Northside Neighborhood is across the Passaic River from Downtown Paterson.  

Conducting Public Meetings

posted on March 18th, 2020 in Featured, News

The Division of Local Government Services reminds local units that, in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, public meetings may be held in person or by means of communication equipment, to include streaming services and other online meeting platforms.

APA-NJ Election 2020

posted on March 16th, 2020 in Featured, News

If you have ever thought about joining the APA-NJ Executive Committee, there is no better time than now! Join our group of dedicated professionals to make a difference in our Chapter and beyond. The Call for Nominations ends on Friday, June 12.