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National Drive Electric Celebration

September 13, 2018
4:00 pmto6:00 pm

Atlantic County Utilities Authority is inviting residents and local businesses to come see its electric vehicles up close and learn about the infrastructure needed to accommodate them. Residents and businesses with EVs are invited to showcase their cars and share information.

Location: ACUA Environmental Park, 6700 Delilah Road, Egg Harbor Township NJ

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Green Infrastructure Planning and Implementation

September 19, 2018
8:30 amto12:00 pm

This Sustainable Jersey course will review the Sustainable Jersey green infrastructure actions. If your municipality is struggling with localized flooding or unhealthy waterways, this workshop is for you! There are 35 points available for green infrastructure planning and another 45 points available for green infrastructure implementation. The Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program has already completed green infrastructure plans for over 140 Sustainable Jersey municipalities. Come find out if you are one of them and how you can adopt these plans for Sustainable Jersey points.

Location: Duke Farms, 1112 Dukes Parkway West, Hillsborough NJ

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Tax Abatements: Understanding Them and Examining Models That Work

September 20, 2018
9:30 amto4:30 pm

New Jersey Redevelopment Authority Redevelopment Training Institute

Tax abatement is one of the most sought after public incentive to enhance and ensure financial feasibility of private sector residential and commercial development projects of various project sizes. This one-day workshop will devolve into the five-year exemption and abatement law and the long-term tax exemption law, eligibility requirements, method of calculations and when to use them for economic development projects.  The workshop will also discuss the costs and benefits of the program and how to negotiate the financial agreement between the property owner and municipality.

Location: Thomas Edison State University, 111 West State St., Trenton NJ

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Coalition for the Delaware River Watershed Forum

September 25, 2018toSeptember 26, 2018

This two-day conference is the Coalition for the Delaware River Watershed’s Annual event that brings together organizations and individuals spanning the four watershed states of PA, NJ, NY, and DE. The event will include workshops, lectures, networking, and more.

Location: Grand Hotel, Cape May

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Green Infrastructure Planning and Implementation

September 26, 2018
8:30 amto12:00 pm

This course will review the Sustainable Jersey green infrastructure actions. If your municipality is struggling with localized flooding or unhealthy waterways, this workshop is for you! There are 35 points available for green infrastructure planning and another 45 points available for green infrastructure implementation. The Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program has already completed green infrastructure plans for over 140 Sustainable Jersey municipalities. Come find out if you are one of them and how you can adopt these plans for Sustainable Jersey points. If a plan is not already developed for your municipality, we will share with you how to get one done.

Location: Wheaten Art Center, 1000 Village Drive, Millville NJ

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Intro to Brownfields Finance Webcourse

September 26, 2018 12:00 pmtoSeptember 27, 2018 5:00 pm

The Intro Brownfields Finance Webcourse is the industry’s only comprehensive training curriculum that helps economic developers, policy makers and real estate professionals understand and master the financing strategies for the lifecycle of a brownfield property. During this course, attendees will walk through the entire brownfields redevelopment process from understanding the basics of brownfields and legal and regulatory challenges to unearthing the myriad financing tools available to both clean-up and build-up these contaminated or polluted sites.

Location: online

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RealShare New Jersey: New Development

September 27, 2018
7:45 amto12:45 pm

Join GlobeSt.com for an event with New Jersey owners, developers, investors, brokers, and financiers. New Jersey is no longer living in the shadow of New York City. Rising rental demand is spurring a development boom. The multifamily market is in a transitional phase, leaving the aging garden apartments behind for more modern luxury condos. Companies are moving away from multiple office locations to house all of their operations out of one central facility. Industrial development is exploding. Our industry professionals dive deep into the trends and economics of the New Jersey commercial real estate world. Come hear from top lenders, builders, buyers, and visionaries – and learn what makes New Jersey primed to take over the northeast commercial real estate world.

Location: Brooklake Country Club, 139 Brooklake Road, Florham Park NJ 07932

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