Working for Smart Growth:
More Livable Places and Open Spaces


About New Jersey Future

Founded in 1987, New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that promotes sensible growth, redevelopment and infrastructure investments to foster vibrant cities and towns, protect natural lands and waterways, enhance transportation choices, provide access to safe, affordable and aging-friendly neighborhoods and fuel a strong economy. The organization does this through original research, innovative policy development, coalition-building, advocacy, and hands-on strategic assistance.

  • Employment Opportunities and RFPs

    A summary of New Jersey Future's current employment opportunities and requests for proposals.

  • History and Accomplishments

    New Jersey Future was founded in 1987 by senior corporate, civic and environmental leaders to advance smarter land-use and growth policies. Today, our nonprofit nonpartisan organization offers a strong voice on policies for curbing sprawl and spurring community redevelopment.

  • Partners and Resources

    Check out the following sites for additional local, regional, national and international information on sustainable development and smart growth. We welcome your suggestions for additional sites.

  • Board of Trustees

    The senior leaders from across New Jersey who provide strategic guidance to New Jersey Future.

  • New Jersey Future Supporters

    The foundations, corporations, government agencies and individuals whose grants and annual gifts have made possible New Jersey Future's research, advocacy, programming and communications on issues that affect the quality of life of all those who visit, work or live in New Jersey.

  • Staff and Contact Information

    New Jersey Future staff contact information, phone numbers, address and directions.

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  • Economic vibrancy
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Revitalization of downtowns
  • Resilience to a changing climate

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