Regional Plan Association Regional Assembly: A Bright, Green Future: Climate Change, Energy and Growth in the Tri-State Metropolitan Region

Speakers and panelists include:

  • Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg
  • The Hon. Jon S. Corzine, Governor of New Jersey
  • The Hon. James J. Florio, former Governor of New Jersey
  • Majora Carter, founder and Executive Director of Sustainable South Bronx
  • Brian Lehrer of WNYC
  • Paul Roberts, author of The End of Oil
  • Rohit Aggarwala, Director of PlaNYC 2030

And many others.


Conference: Regional Planning Comes of Age

A groundbreaking conference exploring the promise and practice of regional land use planning in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast states, on the 25th Anniversary of the Pinelands Comprehensive Management Plan. The conference will include plenary addresses and seminars on regional land use planning aimed at preserving natural and historic resources while strengthening communities in our dynamic […]

Christie Threatening to Kill ARC For Good on Friday

Unless something changes quickly, the Christie administration is expected to (again) kill the badly-needed ARC transit tunnel this Friday. The tunnel would double capacity for New Jersey Transit into Manhattan, providing more and faster trips for commuters, and ease the pressure on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor trains [PDF]. Christie says he will not go forward with […]