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Coronavirus Economic Advances Wane

posted on October 20th, 2020  |  Read more

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.

Transit Hub Planning Assistance

posted on October 5th, 2020  |  Read more

The APA New Jersey Community Planning Assistance Program is seeking volunteers for two new Transit Hub Projects in the communities of Fanwood and Hackensack. The projects are being done in partnership with the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority as part of their Together North Jersey program.

Help NJTPA Plan for 2050!

posted on September 24th, 2020  |  Read more

The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority is excited to launch Plan 2050, the long-range transportation plan for North Jersey. A robust and inclusive public involvement program will be key to forming a shared vision for the future. There are multiple ways for you to offer input for Plan 2050.

Survey: Auxiliary Dwelling Unit Production in NJ

posted on September 15th, 2020  |  Read more

Please take a few minutes to help us identify what State and local planning and policy approaches hold the greatest potential to remove obstacles to ADU production in New Jersey. Responses to this survey will permit assembly of an inventory of data on places where ADU ordinances have been introduced; for what reasons; and with what outcomes.

New Creative Placemaking Webinars on Cultural Competency

posted on September 4th, 2020  |  Read more

Join us for 2 webinars on cultural competency. First, explore how human needs play into creative placemaking to support healing, recovery and resilience. Next, learn the art and craft of fostering meaningful dialogue, learning, and action.

Age Friendly Communities in New Jersey

posted on August 31st, 2020  |  Read more

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  |  Read more

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 […]