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Conducting Public Meetings

posted on March 18th, 2020  |  Read more

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.

[Cancelled] National Planning Conference

posted on March 18th, 2020  |  Read more

We are very disappointed to announce that the 2020 National Planning Conference, originally scheduled for April 25–28 in Houston, is canceled in line with recommendations by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to limit effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Community-Based Art Grant Program: Program Support Grant Application

posted on March 2nd, 2020  |  Read more

Funding is NOW available for up to five (5) community-based organizations to work with artists through an art grant program. The grant program is led by the NJDEP Coastal Management Program and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and is part of a larger Risk Communication Campaign for coastal New Jersey. The campaign is funded through financial assistance from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Thank You for Joining Us at NJPC20

posted on February 3rd, 2020  |  Read more

And that’s a wrap! A record-setting 800 attendees joined us this year for our annual New Jersey Planning Conference. Please join us in completing a post-event survey and check out pictures from the event!

Newest AICP Members and AICP Candidates

posted on December 9th, 2019  |  Read more

APA New Jersey is pleased to congratulated and welcome the newest members of the American Institute of Certified Planners from New Jersey along with individuals who have received the designation of “AICP Candidate” through the new APA Candidate Pilot Program.

Great Places in New Jersey 2019 Designees

posted on October 14th, 2019  |  Read more

Join us on October 30th at the South Orange Performing Arts Center as we celebrate this year’s 2019 Great Places in New Jersey recognizing Downtown Lambertville, Downtown Westwood, Halsey Street in Newark, Byrne Plaza in Wildwood, and the East Millstone Historic District. Tickets are on sale for $50.

2019 Planning Excellence Awards Honorees

posted on October 14th, 2019  |  Read more

The New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association is pleased to announce this year’s Planning Excellence Awards honorees. These awards honor planning initiatives, built projects, individuals and organizations that are in the forefront of planning and design in New Jersey. Join us on October 30th for our Awards Reception.