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Archive for November, 2014

ULI Northern New Jersey Real Estate Outlook 2015

December 12, 2014
8:00 amto11:00 am

Friday, December 12, 2014

Eisenhower Conference Center
290 West Mount Pleasant Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
Conference Room G

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80 Beaufort Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039

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Downtown Revitalization Survey Shows Need for Towns To Be More Proactive

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

The results of a survey of officials responsible for downtown revitalization in New Jersey show a need for greater proactivity, even as demographics provide an unprecedented opportunity.

Smart Growth Awards

June 4, 2015
5:30 pmto8:00 pm

Save the Date!

New Jersey Future’s 14th Annual Smart Growth Awards.

Newark Club in the Metropolitan Room
Newark, NJ

More information to follow!

Clean Water Council Public Hearing Solving Sewer Overflows: Getting Ahead of the Flow

December 12, 2014
9:00 amto1:00 pm

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection – Public Hearing Room
401 E. State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625

The New Jersey Clean Water Council seeks public testimony on solutions to help New Jersey address and reduce Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs) and Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs).  Very significant capital expenditures are needed to minimize overflows through upgrades such as reducing excessive inflow and infiltration (I&I) of groundwater and stormwater into our sewer systems. However, by using best practices from around the country, communities can upgrade infrastructure at a lower cost, improve water quality, and achieve multiple community benefits.

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Fourth Regional Plan Conference Themes: Revitalization, Technology, Affordability and Access

Monday, November 17th, 2014

The New Jersey Conference on the Fourth Regional Plan highlighted issues of affordability, transportation, technology, access to opportunity, and climate change.

Thought Leaders To Gather at Regional Conference

Monday, November 10th, 2014

A regional conference Nov. 14 will explore the next generation of big ideas to be included in Regional Plan Association’s Fourth Regional Plan.

Clement A. Price

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

A compilation by Andaiye Taylor of Brick City Live of all the tributes to Dr. Clement Price.

Lincoln Institute Symposium: Collaboration, Regional Focus Are Keys to Successful Resilience

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

At the Lincoln Institute symposium, panelists stressed that innovative resiliency solutions need collaboration and a regional focus.

John Heldrich, a Civic Visionary

Saturday, November 1st, 2014

New Jersey has lost a true civic and urban visionary, central to the revitalization of New Brunswick and a pioneer in business involvement in revitalization.

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