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More Livable Places and Open Spaces

 

2018 Smart Growth Awards Celebration

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Wednesday, June 6th
5:30 to 8:00 pm
Great Hall at Rutgers University, Newark

 

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2018 Winners

HON. JAMES J. FLORIO
CARY EDWARDS LEADERSHIP AWARD
Governor, State of New Jersey, 1990-1994
Member, U.S. House of Representatives, 1975-1990
Member, New Jersey General Assembly, 1970-1975
Founding Partner, Florio Perrucci Steinhardt & Cappelli, LLC

700 JACKSON, HOBOKEN
A transit-oriented, mixed-use, mixed-income development that includes public and civic uses
and innovative stormwater management features
Bijou Properties  l  City of Hoboken
Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects

AEROFARMS, NEWARK
An innovative, sustainable, locally focused urban agriculture enterprise
Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group
New Jersey Economic Development Authority
RBH Group  l  AeroFarms

GREAT FALLS CIRCULATION STUDY, PATERSON
An analysis of opportunities for redevelopment, improved circulation, enhanced pedestrian
mobility, and expanded access to Great Falls National Historical Park
County of Passaic  l  WSP
North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority

HARVARD PRINTING COMPANY, ORANGE
A transit-oriented development that combines new construction with a repurposed historic
Art Deco factory building into mixed-income housing
Harvard Development Urban Renewal Associates LLC
Kitchen & Associates  l  HANDS Inc.

ROEBLING LOFTS, TRENTON
A transit-oriented project that transforms a long-vacant historic industrial building
into residential rental lofts
HHG Development  l  City of Trenton  l  Mercer County Improvement Authority
New Jersey Economic Development Authority  l  Clarke Caton Hintz

SMART GROWTH IN ACTION, SOMERVILLE
The realization of a long-term comprehensive plan that has revitalized a community into
a thriving hub of activity
Borough of Somerville  l  Somerset County Division of Planning  l  Somerset County Business Partnership
JSM at Somerville LLC  l  VMD Associates LLC

UNION EAGLE SENIOR APARTMENTS, BORDENTOWN
An adaptive reuse of an abandoned industrial building in a gentrifying area
into affordable senior and veterans’ housing
Mission First Housing Group  l  City of Bordentown
New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency
Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders

 

 

Thank You to the 2018 Smart Growth Awards Sponsors

 

Community Builders

 

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Strategic Partners

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Supporters

GB - High Res PNG     Greenbaum-Rowe-Smith-Davis

   

   

  

 

Colleagues and Friends

AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Co. LLC
Clarke Caton Hintz
Clean Earth Inc.
Dewberry
L2A Land Design
Looney Ricks Kiss
Maley Givens
The Metro Company, LLC
Minno & Wasko Architects and Planners
New Jersey Community Capital
New Jersey Economic Development Authority
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

Selection Committee

Since 2002, New Jersey Future has honored more than 100 projects with Smart Growth Awards. Winners are selected from a statewide public nomination process by an independent selection committee of professional developers, architects, planners and redevelopment experts. Judging the 2018 Smart Growth Awards were:

  • Olivia Glenn, South Jersey Regional Metro Manager for the New Jersey Conservation Foundation (chairwoman)
  • Anthony Cancro, Administrator, Township of Plainsboro
  • Jonathan Cortell, Vice President, L&M Development Partners
  • Maura M. Fennessy AICP, Government Relations Specialist at Princeton University and former executive director of the state Office of Smart Growth
  • Joe Fiordaliso, Chief Executive Officer, NorthStar Strategies LLC and a member of the New Jersey Committee of the Regional Plan Association
  • Hon. Janice Kovach, Mayor, Town of Clinton
  • M. Courtney McCormick Esq., Vice President, Renewables and Energy Solutions at PSE&G and a New Jersey Future trustee
  • Wanda Saez, Vice President, Government and Community Relations, Wells Fargo and a New Jersey Future trustee

 

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