Planners to study Hess properties

November 20, 2014 Edison/Metuchin Sentinel By Kenny Walter A redevelopment study has been authorized for several Woodbridge-based Hess properties that are being sold by the oil company. Read the full…

Paleontologists dig up prehistoric fossils behind New Jersey shopping center

November 17, 2014 Yahoo News By Michael Walsh Paleontologists are excavating a fossil site that might unlock a treasure trove of insights into the disappearance of the dinosaurs — and…

In Newark, Brother Developers Make the Old New Again

By SHARON ADARLO Nov. 7, 2014 8:19 p.m. ET The Wall Street Journal Standing 12 stories high and facing the street with elegant marble columns, the First National Bank on…

Downtown Summit Awarded Membership to New Jersey Main Street’s Associate Tier

By Independent Press on November 06, 2014 at 5:23 AM Summit Downtown, Inc. has announced that Downtown Summit has been awarded membership to New Jersey Main Street’s Associate Tier. Read…

Hudson County History Fair October 18

Organized by the Hudson County History Advocates, the fair will gather over fifty local historical and cultural groups and feature keynote speakers, workshops, film presentations, and children’s activities. It will take place this…

Secaucus to Experiment With Personal Rapid Transit

Secaucus, NJ is working to experiment with a personal rapid transit (PRT) system in the form JPods – personal, rider-controlled trains. Think “gondola commute.” The city will test a version to…

Vote for New Jersey’s Best Downtowns

The New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA-NJ) is holding its annual Peoples’ Choice Awards for the 2014 Great Places in New Jersey. The nominations took place in July,…

The 1934 Plan to Fill In the Hudson River for $1 Billion

January 15, 2013 Curbed NY By Jessica Dailey New Jersey gives most New Yorkers the heebie jeebies, but there was a time when people thought the Garden State should become…