Category Archives: Original Material

Dollhouse Urbanism: Lessons in Urban Form from South Jersey’s Resort Towns

August 14th, 2015 NJ Urbanthinker by Brian Kempf According to Bruce Springsteen – or depending on whom you ask, Tom Waits – “down the shore everything’s all right”. They’re not…

How Our Love of Dogs Reshaped Real Estate and Family Structure

August 4th, 2015 By Gabe Bailer NJ Urbanthinker There is no doubt that we as a society love our dogs. This, in turn, has created our love of dog parks…

“Just Give Me that Countryside” NJDEP announces 2015 round of Green Acres acquisitions

July 29th, 2015 NJ Urbanthinker By Brian Kempf Just Give Me that Countryside’ NJDEP announces 2015 round of Green Acres acquisitions, state legislature approves The most densely-populated state in the…

Biking Every Street in Hudson County, the 10 Top Streets from the Trip

June 9, 2015 By Gabe Bailer, PP, AICP, LEED-GA NJ Urbanthinker To my knowledge, I don’t think anyone has ever accomplished this great feat – to walk, bike, run skateboard or…

Perils of Crossing Washington Street in Hoboken

April 16th, 2015 NJ UrbanThinker By Gabe Bailer There is something I always wondered every time I crossed Washington Street in Hoboken. Why are there no crosswalk lights for pedestrians? For…