Bike and Scooter Lane Demonstration Project in Asbury Park NJ

Bike and Scooter Lane Demonstration Project in Asbury Park, NJ

Story MapPresentation Background In this spring 2022 urban planning studio, 12 graduate students worked with Asbury Park, NJ’s Parking & Transportation Division to explore micromobility and active transportation options and infrastructure as ways to encourage expanded use of and enhanced safety of non-motorist travel. Students researched pedestrian, cyclist, and e-scooter user safety including current best […]

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Planning After Pandemic in Teaneck, New Jersey

Story Map On March 14th, 2020, the Township of Teaneck, NJ ordered its residents to self-quarantine to protect their health from an emerging public threat known as COVID-19. Nine months later, this order marked a first in a long line of ongoing government responses to a global pandemic that had, as of December 5th, 2020, […]

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Wow! Woodbridge

PresentationStory Map We are eight graduate students from Rutgers Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy working with Woodbridge Township, NJ to create a post-pandemic plan for their downtown. Led by Dr. Barbara Faga, our studio took place in the Spring of 2021, focused on creating a more connected, accessible, and walkable community […]

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Integrating Climate Change Resilience into Local Planning and the State Plan Endorsement Process

Watch VideoFinal Policy MemoKeansburgStoryMapFinal ReportAtlantic HighlandsStoryMapWater Dependent UsesOpportunities and ConstraintsNature-Based SolutionsFlood Vulnerability AssessmentFinal Presentation Bloustein Fall Coastal Climate Resilience Studio Course: Integrating Climate Change Resilience into the New Jersey State Planning Commission Plan Endorsement Process Pursuant to Executive Order 89 The 1986 New Jersey State Planning Act (N.J.S.A. 52:18A-196 et seq.) establishes the NJ State […]

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Long Branch Lower Broadway Corridor Redevelopment

Final Presentation A new development along the beachfront sparked an interest in this old beach town. This concept explores the possibility of using the energy of the new development to revive an old downtown before the energy is absorbed in commercial strip malls along route 35. The concept plan provides open space for emergency response […]

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Teaneck NJ Future Growth Plan

Teaneck NJ Future Growth Plan story map Teaneck NJ Future Growth Plan pp appendix We began our Spring Studio in January 2020, looking forward to working with the Teaneck Community on their Future Growth Plan. In the early part of the semester, we had the opportunity to speak with several members of the community in-person, […]

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Anchorage Design District Future Master Plan

Final Video PresentationAnchorage Esri story map On April 02, 2018 Anchorage Alaska Mayor Ethan Berkowitz “declared downtown Anchorage, between 5th and 7th Avenues and A and C Streets as the Anchorage Design District, in collaboration with the Anchorage Museum and the Anchorage Community Development Authority. This declaration by the city and its partners the Bloomberg […]

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Marshall Street Substation

Final PresentationAlternatives Analysis The City of Hoboken, New Jersey, faces limited undeveloped land opportunities in the densely populated urban municipality. Just two percent of the square mile city constitutes vacant land, which makes the practices of redevelopment and infill development a necessity. It is for this reason that the Marshall Street Substation site located on […]

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Resilient Perth Amboy

Final ReportGreen Infrastructure PresentationGreen Jobs & Economic Development PresentationHousing and Climate Gentrification Perth Amboy is a waterfront city, which brings unique economic, social, and aesthetic benefits. The Green Infrastructure and Water Quality section of this report seeks to take advantage of the benefits of the city’s waterfront while combating the climate threats. Green infrastructure can […]

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