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Public Hearing on the draft Final State Strategic State Plan

March 1, 2012
6:00 pmto8:00 pm

Draft Final State Strategic Plan: NJ’S State Development and Redevelopment Plan

The State Planning Act requires the State Planning Commission to adopt a State Development & Redevelopment Plan. The State Strategic Plan is the revision to the 2001 State Development & Redevelopment Plan and sets forth a vision for the future of our State along with strategies to achieve that vision. It is the culmination of several years of work by the State and its staff in collaboration with county and local stakeholders and members of the public.

The State Planning Commission has scheduled the following public hearings for the purpose of receiving testimony on the Draft Final State Strategic Plan and the draft Infrastructure Needs Assessment (INA):

March 1, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing., Rutgers University EcoComplex, 1200 Florence Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505.

Public Notice of Hearings on the Draft Final State Strategic Plan

Public Meeting Locations and Directions

Should there be inclement weather, please call (609) 292-7156 to check for cancellations.

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Redevelopment Forum

March 9, 2012
8:00 amto5:00 pm

New Jersey Future’s annual Redevelopment Forum attracts nearly 500 local and state officials, citizen activists, development professionals, architects, attorneys, planners, business leaders and students.

Contact Marianne Jann at (609) 393-0008, ext. 101

Land Use Controls: Sustainable Energy Sources Present New Challenges

March 14, 2012
9:00 amto12:30 pm

New Jersey League of Municipalities Foundation conference

Mercer County Community College

1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550
9:00 am—12:30 pm

Explore in greater detail the relationship between existing land use controls and authorities exercised at the local level, and the prioritization of alternate energy sources, such as solar and wind.    What part does sustainable energy play in the State Energy Master Plan and how will that plan be implemented?  What controls are in place for local governments to regulate these uses?  


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