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WEBINAR: Certificate in Creative Placemaking

January 8, 2019
12:30 pmto1:30 pm

Hosted by The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking

Learn to master the craft of creative placemaking by enrolling in the Certificate in Creative Placemaking program offered by The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking and the New Hampshire Institute of Art. Speak to the program designer and director, Leonardo Vazquez AICP/PP, during one of two informational webinars scheduled for January 8.

Location: Online

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WEBINAR: Certificate in Creative Placemaking

January 8, 2019
6:00 pmto7:00 pm

Hosted by The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking

Learn to master the craft of creative placemaking by enrolling in the Certificate in Creative Placemaking program offered by The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking and the New Hampshire Institute of Art. Speak to the program designer and director, Leonardo Vazquez AICP/PP, during one of two informational webinars scheduled for January 8.

Location: Online

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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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Creating a Great Shuttle Service

January 11, 2019
8:30 amto12:30 pm

Hosted by Together North Jersey

Shuttle services are a versatile means to address many transportation challenges around the region. They can take senior citizens and people with disabilities to activities and medical appointments, connect residential neighborhoods to transit stations, take employees from transit to work, transport students around college campuses, help residents get around their neighborhood, and connect travelers with airport terminals. This workshop will help you determine whether a shuttle could help address your transportation challenges, and how best to package a proposal for a new service.

Location: North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, 1085 Raymond Boulevard, Newark, NJ 07102

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WEBINAR: Utility Strengthening Through Consolidation

January 16, 2019
3:00 pmto4:00 pm

Join this webinar to learn how different communities have taken on principled consolidation efforts to achieve goals and establish the enabling conditions for One Water.

Location: Online

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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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2019 Delaware Estuary Science & Environmental Summit

January 27, 2019 8:00 amtoJanuary 30, 2019 5:00 pm

This three-day conference retreat, called Estuary 2029: Saving our System Through Collaboration, brings scientists, researchers, managers and environmental education specialists together to share information.

The theme highlights necessary inter-disciplinary and cross-sector relationships to successfully implement the revised Comprehensive Conservation Management Plan for the Delaware Estuary. Attendees are invited to forge new collaborations that promote ecosystem-based science, management and restoration.

Location: Grand Hotel of Cape May, 1045 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204

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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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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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Together North Jersey Forum and Task Force Meetings

January 31, 2019
9:30 amto3:00 pm

The day will include a morning plenary session that will include updates from the TNJ Task Force Chairs, along with a panel about State programs, initiatives, and priorities that align with the focus areas and recommended actions detailed in the TNJ plan. The panel will cover programs, initiatives, State priorities that align with the focus areas and recommended actions detailed in the TNJ plan.

Location: North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, 1085 Raymond Boulevard, Newark, NJ 07102

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