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2022 NJ Planning and Redevelopment Conference

posted on March 13th, 2022  |  Read more

New Jersey Future and APA New Jersey are proud to partner for a second year and present a three-day conference, which will feature a multitude of timely session offerings as we restart, recover, and reimagine land use in a rapidly changing environment. Register now or consider becoming a sponsor!

Senate Testimony on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs)

posted on March 7th, 2022  |  Read more

The following testimony was submitted by Thomas G. Dallessio, AICP, PP, FRSA, Vice President of Policy, at the March 7, 2022 New Jersey Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee regarding Senate Bill No. 345.

Apply Now: George Ververides Honorary Scholarship

posted on February 24th, 2022  |  Read more

NJCPA is pleased to announce the George Ververides Honorary Scholarship to third and fourth year college students pursuing planning-related undergraduate studies. Scholarship funding for the current year totals $1,000.00. Deadline Monday, May 2.

2022 Trend Report for Planners

posted on January 31st, 2022  |  Read more

The 2022 Trend Report for Planners features nearly 100 existing, emerging, and potential future trends that APA identified as relevant to planning. The trends are structured within three timeframes (Act Now, Prepare, Learn and Watch), which indicate the urgency of planners’ action.

APA President Announces 2022 Federal Policy Priorities

posted on January 31st, 2022  |  Read more

2022 is an inflection point for planners and the communities we serve. With historically high levels of federal support, tools, and key reforms in hand, the reinvention of communities will be the focus driving much of what planners do.

Transit Friendly Planning: A Guide for New Jersey Communities

posted on January 25th, 2022  |  Read more

Hot off the press: The Transit Friendly Planning Guide is designed to assist community members, elected and appointed officials, members of planning and zoning boards, technical planning staff, community groups, and those who are interested in making land use decisions that assist in improving mobility and access to transit.

2021 Planning Excellence Award Winners

posted on December 25th, 2021  |  Read more

APA New Jersey is pleased to announce its 2021 Planning Excellence Award Winners honoring planning initiatives, built projects, individuals and organizations that are at the forefront of planning and design in New Jersey.