Working for Smart Growth:
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State of the Raritan Watershed Conference

November 7, 2015
9:00 amto11:30 am

Location: Oldwick Firehouse, 163 Oldwick Road, Oldwick

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Those who pre-register online and attend the conference will have the opportunity to win a nine-foot Emotion Spitfire 9 sit-on-top kayak donated by Ramsey Outdoor. The kayak will be on display at RHA’s annual Old Fashioned Country Fair Sunday, Oct. 4.

Union County Transportation Master Plan Open House

November 9, 2015
4:00 pmto7:00 pm

Location: Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave. Spanish translation will be available.

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Alliance for Action Transportation Conference

November 10, 2015
8:00 amto12:00 pm

Where: Edison Hotel & Conference Center, 3050 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison

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Public Hearing — DEP Water Quality Management Plan Rule Change

November 10, 2015
1:00 pmto4:00 pm

Location: Haggerty Room, Freylinghuysen Arboretum, 353 E. Hanover Ave., Morris Township

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Looking Forward: The Future of Newark

November 12, 2015
8:00 amto12:00 pm

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PlanSmart Annual Dinner and Awards

November 12, 2015
5:30 pmto9:00 pm

Location: Westin Forrestal Village, Princeton


Public Lecture: Welcome to the Anthropocene

November 12, 2015
7:30 pmto9:00 pm
SEBS Executive Dean’s 250th Anniversary Public Lecture

Welcome to the Anthropocene:

A Geological Age of Our Making   

Speaker: Andrew Revkin
 The New York Times and Pace University

November 12, 2015
7:309:00 p.m

Trayes Hall
 Douglass Student Center
100 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 

Co-sponsors: Rutgers Climate Institute, G. H. Cook Campus Dean, Rutgers Department of Human Ecology, Rutgers Department of Journalism and Media Studies, Rutgers Energy Institute, Environmental Science and Engineering Club, Meteorology Club, Naturalists Club, Oceanography Club, Rutgers Fossil Fuel Divest, Students for Environmental Awareness

This event is open to the public
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Real Estate Outlook 2016

November 13, 2015
8:00 amto10:45 am

Presented by the Urban Land Institute Northern New Jersey Chapter.

Location: Conference Room G, Eisenhower Conference Center, 290 W. Mount Pleasant Ave., Livingston
Conference Room G

For GPS directions please use use the following address:

80 Beaufort Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039

For more information and registration, please email Mara Winokur  (mwinokuratulidotorg)   and refer to event no. 8140-1605.

Improving Transportation Across the Hudson

November 13, 2015
12:30 pmto2:00 pm

Can we improve transportation across the Hudson River or are we doomed? A Friday the 13th lunch-time talk

Location: Pope Hall – Emeriti Room, Saint Peter’s University, 115 Glenwood Ave., Jersey City

Pizza will be served.

Join our distinguished panel as we tackle the most pressing transportation issue in the New York metropolitan area:

  • Jeremy Colangelo-Bryan, Chief Planner, NJ TRANSIT
  • Drew Galloway, Chief of Planning & Performance, Amtrak Northeast Corridor
  • Hon. Bob Gordon, New Jersey Senate, Chair Legislative Oversight Committee
  • Courtenay Mercer, NJ Director, Regional Plan Association
  • Christopher Ward, Senior VP, AECOM (former Executive Director, Port Authority)

Moderated by Philip Mark Plotch, Assistant Professor, Saint Peter’s University, and Author of Politics Across the Hudson

Admission is free, but an RSVP is required. Please RSVP by email to Jay Geldziler  (jgeldzileratsaintpetersdotedu)  , Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership at Saint Peter’s University, or call 201-761-6049
Sponsored by The Guarini Institute, Regional Plan Association, and Saint Peter’s University’s Political Science & Master of Public Administration (MPA) programs

League of Municipalities 100th Annual Annual Conference

November 17, 2015 9:00 amtoNovember 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Location: Atlantic City Convention Center

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