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Archive for December, 2018

New Jersey 2019 State Of The Market: Investment, Development And Market Expectations Across all Asset Classes

February 13, 2019
7:30 amto11:00 am

Hosted by Bisnow

What asset classes can expect to see the largest margins of growth in 2019? What neighborhoods will the NJ multifamily boom hit next? How will tax incentives continue to attract and retain jobs and development across the state? Hear insights on this and more from a host of speakers.

Location: Hyatt Regency Jersey City, 2 Exchange Place, Jersey City, NJ 07302

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Getting Sewage Off Our Streets and Out of Our Rivers

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

A new statewide campaign will work to engage communities in drafting proposed solutions to the problem of sewage overflows into area streets and waterways.

2019 New Jersey Planning Conference

January 24, 2019toJanuary 25, 2019

Co-hosted by the American Planning Association – New Jersey Chapter and the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

The conference aims to educate and empower planners and other land use professionals, elected and appointed officials, and citizen activists on ways to advance the art and science of good planning — physical, economic and social — to create communities that offer better and more equitable choices for how people live, work and play.

Location: Hyatt Regency New Brunswick, 2 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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New Jersey Site Remediation Conference

January 29, 2019 7:00 amtoJanuary 30, 2019 6:30 pm

Hosted by New Jersey Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Association (NJ LSRPA)

This conference will provide many learning opportunities to enhance professional fundamentals through technical, regulatory and ethics courses, and the opportunity to meet and learn from sponsors and vendors that support Licensed Site Remediation Professionals with specialized services.

Location: Hyatt Regency New Brunswick, 2 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA

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WEBINAR: Creative Placemaking and Human Needs Placemaking

January 9, 2019
2:00 pmto3:00 pm

This webinar will discuss how the arts can help people develop and keep intellectual skills, build social connections, and more. It will explore how creative placemaking can support the elements of human needs placemaking.

Location: Online

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DEP Moves to Require Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

The proposed new stormwater rule makes green infrastructure the priority for stormwater management, rather than an afterthought.

WEBINAR: Community Solar in New Jersey

December 12, 2018
1:00 pmto2:00 pm

Green team members, municipal leaders and staff, elected officials, and housing authority officials are welcome to attend the webinar to learn more about New Jersey’s latest market transforming solar initiative.

Location: Online

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EPA Announces $56 Million in Brownfields Grants for 2019

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

EPA has announced the availability of up to $56 million in brownfields program grants for 2019.

Sustainable Landscape Design

January 29, 2019
9:00 amto3:30 pm

“Green consumers” are becoming more common. They’re buying organic foods, natural cleaning products, and hybrid cars. They’re also buying sustainable landscapes. Take your plant skills to a higher level and offer a service customers are demanding.

Location: Rutgers University, 18 Ag Extension Way (Off College Farm Rd), New Brunswick , NJ 08901

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Alternative Energy for Water and Wastewater Operations

May 22, 2019
8:30 amto3:45 pm

Developed as an introduction to the rapidly growing field of non-conventional (non-hydrocarbon based) energy sources, this course will present information on the materials and devices used in alternative energy systems, conversion, storage and generation.

Location: Rutgers University-Ralph Geiger Turfgrass Education Center, 20 Indyk-Engel Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08902

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