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Archive for June, 2017

Greening the Streetscape: Webinar

July 10, 2017
1:00 pmto2:00 pm

The National Complete Streets Coalition will address questions such as: How can transportation projects be designed to benefit the environment, promote public health, and manage stormwater, all while creating vibrant, attractive, walkable places? And what innovative strategies are cities around the country using to make their streets safer and more resilient?

Location: online

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Downtown Delivery Symposium 3

July 12, 2017
1:30 amto12:00 pm

Small, medium, and large towns recognize the importance of balancing commercial needs for deliveries with residents and visitors’ needs. Some forward-thinking cities have taken a proactive approach to fully incorporating freight delivery considerations into major planning initiatives. This free event will explore existing strategies to accommodate deliveries in traditional downtowns.

Location: Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, Main Conference Room, 190 North Independence Mall West, 8th Floor, Philadelphia PA

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Images Available for Educational Signage on Combined-Sewer Outfalls

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

New downloadable graphic modules will allow towns to create customized signs to educate the public about combined-sewer outfalls.

Many States Making New Investments in Water Infrastructure

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

A review of programs around the country that help finance upgrades and expansions to water infrastructure offers important lessons for New Jersey.

NJ State League of Municipalities Conference

November 14, 2017toNovember 16, 2017

This conference features more than 100 educational sessions and 700 exhibitors.

Location: Atlantic City Convention Center

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New Jersey Water Association Conference

October 18, 2017toOctober 20, 2017

The New Jersey Water Association Annual Technical Conference is a forum for water and wastewater industry operators, managers and decision makers in the State.

Location: Golden Nugget Hotel, 600 Huron Avenue & Brigantine Boulevard, Atlantic City

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New Jersey Preservation Awards

October 5, 2017
6:30 pmto9:30 pm

Preservation New Jersey will present awards to individuals, projects or programs that have made major or sustained impact within the field of historic preservation in New Jersey.

Please join us for a Night of Celebration at the Glenmoore Barn honoring leaders, visionaries, and professionals who have preserved and restored important landmarks and landscapes throughout the state.

Building Industry Network project Awards
CRRNJ Terminal | lwdmrArchitects
Van Wagenen/Apple Tree House | HMR Architects

President’s Preservation Excellence Award
John Buzby House/Bayada HQ | Historic Building Architects

Sarah B. Fiske Legacy, Leadership, & Preservation Visionary Awards
Education & Community Engagement Award
Journey Through Jersey | History in the Making

Lifetime Acheivement Award
Dr. Joseph & Annie Salvatore

This is a ticketed event, please purchase your ticket at:

Location: Glenmoore Barn in Hopewell

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Under One Roof conference

October 19, 2017toOctober 20, 2017

This Annual Community Development Conference offers the following workshop tracks: neighborhood revitalization & community stabilization, nonprofit management, housing counseling, policies for affordable homes, and healthy homes/healthy communities.

Location: Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick

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Governor’s Conference on Housing & Economic Development

October 5, 2017toOctober 6, 2017

This year’s conference will present innovative economic development strategies and tools, and engage participants in how best to achieve neighborhood revitalization, handle property management, implement green building, develop housing for special needs populations, leverage financial resources and public-private partnerships to build healthy local economies and strengthen communities and more.

Location: Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City

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Monmouth County Green Team Esteem

June 29, 2017
5:30 pmto8:00 pm

This networking opportunity offers green teams and environmental commissions a chance to learn from other towns.

Location: Monmouth County Ag Building, 4000 Kozloski Road, Freehold

More information and registration

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