Working for Smart Growth:
More Livable Places and Open Spaces



Creative New Jersey Statewide Convening

June 1, 2017
9:30 amto3:00 pm

The day will include a chance to learn about creative and innovative ideas taking hold throughout New Jersey, including during the popular “Speed Dating with your favorite Creative Communities” session Space is limited, so please register early.

Location:Foundation for Educational Administration, 12 Centre Dr., Monroe Township, NJ

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Smart Growth Awards Celebration

June 7, 2017
5:30 pmto8:00 pm

Since 2002, New Jersey Future has honored smart planning and development in New Jersey through this annual event. The awards help promote our mission to secure economic opportunity, community vitality and quality of life for all New Jerseyans.

The 16th annual Smart Growth Awards will be held at the Hahne & Co. Building in Newark, N.J.

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Engagement by Design: a discussion on innovative engagement tactics

June 7, 2017
6:00 pmto8:30 pm

Since the Hurricane Sandy Competition ended there have been almost 400 public meetings with communities to help shape the projects. Rebuild has been observing these meetings and have chosen the Best Practices of Community Engagement. This event will explore four of the best practice examples from the government and community perspectives.

Examples to be explored include: virtual reality, decoding the EIS, implementation principles and how physical spaces can invite conversations.

Registration is free but recommended.  More information!

Repositioning and Redeveloping New Jersey

June 20, 2017
7:30 amto11:00 am

Location: Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Rd.Holmdel

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Sustainability Summit

June 21, 2017
8:30 amto4:30 pm

The 2017 New Jersey Sustainability Summit will explore how coordinated local action can achieve an increased collective impact. Sustainable Jersey brings together a unique mix of public and private, state and local partners to support communities in achieving remarkable progress.

This event attracts over 300 diverse participants from across New Jersey. Attendees will participate in thought provoking conversations that focus on engaging government, community, schools, business and academia in sustainable action.

Location: College of New Jersey

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One Water Summit

June 27, 2017toJune 29, 2017

Location: InterContinental New Orleans

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