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Imagine a Day Without Water

October 23, 2019

This day of collective action asks Americans and our elected leaders to think about our often-overlooked water systems. The goal of the day is to bring stakeholders together to raise awareness about the value of water and the need to invest in water infrastructure, so no communities have to imagine—or live—a day without water again.

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Clean Water Council Public Hearing

October 25, 2019
1:00 pmto4:30 pm

Using Stormwater Utilities to Address Water Quality and Flooding

The New Jersey Clean Water Council (NJCWC) is seeking public testimony on the practices and approaches of stormwater utilities and how they may be used to help address local flooding, stormwater management and water quality concerns.

Location: NJDEP Public Hearing Room
401 East State Street, Trenton, New Jersey 08625

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Understanding Advanced Stormwater Management Techniques – Green Infrastructure Applications

October 29, 2019
8:30 amto4:30 pm

This course focuses on the proper design, construction and maintenance of various green infrastructure stormwater BMPs, offering a number of actual constructed systems to support their feasibility and applicability in different development settings.

Location: Rutgers University, Cook Student Center
59 Biel Rd, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Lake Management Training

November 7, 2019 8:30 amtoNovember 8, 2019 4:30 pm

Hosted by Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education

Whether you are a lake manager or a lake resident, an ecologist or an engineer, this is for you. You will get the training needed to properly investigate/diagnose lake quality problems and to develop and implement cost-effective restoration measures.

Location: Rutgers Continuing Education at The Atrium
Suite 101, Room 120 Sequoia
300 Atrium Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873

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The Residential Revolution

November 8, 2019
7:30 amto9:45 am

New Jersey Future Executive Director Peter Kasabach will speak about the adoption of and implementation of the State Development and Redevelopment Plan, NJ’s smart growth blueprint for revitalizing communities and protecting natural resources.

Location: Trenton Country Club, 201 Sullivan Way, West Trenton NJ 08628

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2019 New Jersey Non-Profit Conference

December 4, 2019
8:00 amto5:00 pm

DESCRIPTION: All-day conference attracting over 600 professionals throughout the state from non-profit organizations, major funders, corporate sponsors, exhibitors, government officials and consultants. This year’s theme, Connect * Spark * ACT, will explore hot year-end topics, policy issues, and resources for non-profits across the spectrum. Register now for this signature event that grows bigger and better every year, featuring two keynotes and over 20 breakout sessions on topics including: fiscal forecasting, diversity and inclusion, leadership training, time management, eco-friendly practices, marketing campaigns, trends in philanthropy, researching grant opportunities, public speaking tips, and so much more. This must-attend conference also includes 26 exhibitors with products and services for non-profits and a post-event networking reception.

DATE & TIME: Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

LOCATION: The Palace at Somerset Park, 333 Davidson Avenue, Somerset, NJ 08873 

COST: $145 – $205 early registration through October 18, $190 – $275 through November 25, Late fee charge $25 added on November 26 (Full-day scholarships available.)

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