Event will focus on concrete steps that are being taken post-Hurricane Sandy to plan, pay for and implement resiliency measures on the ground.
Planning and Governance
A cocktail reception Oct. 30 will honor longtime New Jersey Future trustee Henry A. Coleman for his many contributions to various organizations and to the state of New Jersey.
New Jersey Future provided comments strongly supporting the state’s continued membership in the Northeast Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative as a way to generate funds for energy conservation and alternatives.
A survey of municipal officials and executives in charge of downtown revitalization will help identify towns’ most urgent redevelopment needs.
A new report examines the need for stormwater utilities, how they are structured in other states, and how New Jersey communities could take advantage of them.
New Jersey Future strongly supports the proposed Energy Resiliency Bank, but recommends the current guide include more specifics if it is to meet its intended goals.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the City of Trenton are preparing to undertake a habitat restoration project that adds parkland and natural space.
A regional conference will explore the next generation of big ideas to be included in Regional Plan Association’s Fourth Regional Plan.
A Japanese delegation visited New Jersey Future to compare notes on best practices and challenges in disaster preparedness.
Report: Prompt Action Is Needed for Best-Practices Upgrade of New Jersey’s Urban Water InfrastructureTuesday, September 9th, 2014
The report from a May convening stresses the need for prompt action on best-practices upgrades to New Jersey’s urban water systems.