Voorhees Transportation Center, NJTPA are recipients of APA National Planning Achievement Public Outreach award

The American Planning Association’s (APA) National Planning Awards annually recognize outstanding efforts in planning and planning leadership. This year, the awards committee recognized five Excellence recipients, and honored an additional 16 recipients with Achievement awards. The Achievement awards recognize good planning work in different areas. The Innovations in Public Engagement public outreach program developed by […]

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R/ECON: NJ economy finally in gear, state adds almost 56,000 jobs in 2015

New Jersey added 55,700 jobs last year – the vast majority in the private sector – and now has recovered 91 percent of the more than a quarter-million jobs lost during the Great Recession of January 2008 to September 2010. “This was the state’s best performance since 2000,” said Nancy Mantell, director of the Rutgers […]

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Rutgers alumnus to present discussion on Bayonne Bridge navigational clearance program, April 7

LISTEN TO THE RECORDING OF THE EVENT:  http://165.230.149.154:8080/ess/echo/presentation/c0f990e9-81c1-436a-9e91-59b945881891 (please note that the first 10 minutes of the camera recording is blurry due to a malfunction but the sound is fine. The accompanying slides are clear) The existing 151-foot clearance of the Bayonne Bridge is a limitation to future post-Panamax vessels following the anticipated completion of […]

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