While the new administration has threatened significant cuts to federal redevelopment tools, there is reason to hope that some important programs will remain.
Land Use Solutions
New technologies, better pricing and better adaptation to changing market forces will mean demand for parking will be reduced in the future.
New Jersey Future’s 2017 gubernatorial platform recommends targeted smart-growth investments and strategies to help accelerate New Jersey’s economic growth.
Ten years after winning a Smart Growth Award, and long after its associated residential development was completed, NJ Transit’s new Wesmont Station has finally opened.
On their 15th anniversary, a salute to the multi-year winners and supporters of New Jersey Future’s Smart Growth Awards.
At a recent presentation in New Jersey, Strong Towns’ Chuck Marohn talked about how people, rather than cars, create community wealth, and how we benefit from prioritizing people in our planning.
Since the Great Recession, the growth rate in New Jersey’s transit-oriented areas has outstripped the growth rate in exurban areas and in the state overall, according to an analysis of new Census data.
Mega-ships unloading at New Jersey ports will be a boon for the state, but we must be sure our port-related infrastructure is robust enough to handle the increased volume.
A look at how several cities have updated their zoning codes reveals some common approaches to using their land more flexibly and smartly.
A new report analyzes the question of housing affordability for New Jersey’s older residents, and finds barriers in two types of communities.