Together North Jersey Regional Plan is recipient of APA-NJ Outstanding Plan Award

The final Together North Jersey Regional Plan, published in November 2015, was presented the American Planning Association- New Jersey chapter’s Outstanding Plan Award, which recognizes a plan of unusually high merit, at the APA-NJ Annual Planning Conference Awards Luncheon on Friday, January 29. Together North Jersey was the product of an innovative federal partnership among U.S […]

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Hunterdon to create economic development office

Jon Carnegie, executive director of the Voorhees Transportation Center at Rutgers who is also involved with Together North Jersey, said young people like to live in places such as Hoboken, Jersey City “and maybe Morristown.” Those places have much to offer, and close by, often within walking distance. NJ.com, May 1

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Voorhees Transportation Center launches website to promote transit-oriented development news in NJ

The Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center, (VTC), a national leader in transportation research and education and the nucleus of transportation-related policy research, training and education at Rutgers University’s Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, has launched a new outlet for information about development and redevelopment near transit facilities in New Jersey. NJTOD.org, the […]

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Together North Jersey workshop to gather input on communities along Inner M&E Corridor, Newark and the Oranges, April 15

The second public workshop for the “Inner M&E Strategic Corridor Plan” will be held for residents of the City of Newark, Essex County, general public, and other interested parties on Monday, April 15 at WISOMMM Cultural Center, Sanctuary Building, 23-25 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102. This event will present an opportunity for county residents and members of the […]

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Together North Jersey is hosting a workshop, Together 202: Reimagining Complete Communities along a Connecting Corridor, for residents and the public to provide feedback on a vision for strengthened, more connected communities along the Route 202 corridor. The workshop will be held Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Somerset County Human Services Building, 27 Warren Street, Somerville, NJ. […]

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Together North Jersey to hold final presentation of design concept for Asbury Park/Bradley Beach/Neptune corridor

“Connecting Community Corridors,” a joint effort of Together North Jersey, Monmouth County, the city of Asbury Park, Borough of Bradley Beach, Neptune Township and Interfaith Neighbors to initiate constructive dialogue among residents and stakeholders in the communities along Main Street, Memorial Drive, and the Asbury Park and Bradley Beach rail stations, will host a final presentation of […]

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