Sustainable Jersey Upcoming Events

Sustainable Jersey and its program partners regularly host trainings and events that support progress toward Sustainable Jersey certification.  You can also post FREE events that are open to the general public that would be of interest to the Sustainable Jersey community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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Moving Up to Silver Certification

January 30, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Online

REGISTER

Is your municipality interested in attaining silver certification?  If so, then you should attend this webinar to get tips from silver certified municipalities and Sustainable Jersey staff on how to make the transition, and the actions that can set you on the fast path to silver!

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Stay In the Game! Strategize your Recertification

February 13, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Online

February 13, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Online

REGISTER - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

REGISTER - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Is your town’s certification expiring in 2019, and/or does your municipality wish to maintain its green team activities and certification? Now is the time to start planning for recertification! 

This webinar will provide helpful information to help you avoid a lapse and/or maintain your certification including: an overview of the certification cycle for the year; an update on new and existing action including a change to non-expiring actions, and an explanation of variable point actions; suggestions to prevent leaving actions “on the table”; accessing and using your online application; why actions are not approved.

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Making a Game Plan for Getting Certified

February 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Online

REGISTER

Calling all registered towns!  Have you been thinking that 2019 is the year your town will join the over 200 Sustainable Jersey certified municipalities that are making progress toward a more sustainable future?  Would you like to receive the prestigious Sustainable Jersey certification at this year’s League of Municipalities Conference?  This webinar will share proven strategies and tools to help map out a path to certification within six to twelve months. 

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

Green Team 2.0: Building Your Capacity & Promoting Your Team

March 06, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Online

March 06, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Online

REGISTER - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

REGISTER - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

You've got your green team - what's next? This session will talk about recruiting, training, and retaining volunteers; promoting the work of your green team; keeping your green team active during transitions; and the pros and cons of starting your own 501(c)3 non-profit.  This is an extended version of the presentation from the 2018 Sustainability Summit.

Event Type: Webinars
Event Category: Sustainable Jersey Events, Trainings & Hub Events

2019 New Jersey Bike & Walk Summit

February 23, 2019 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Conference Center, Mercer County Community College

1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550

REGISTER - Registration fee applies 

The New Jersey Bike & Walk Coalition's annual Summit is a statewide meeting of bicycle and pedestrian advocates, elected officials, and other township leaders, transportation and urban planners, and others who are interested in making New Jersey a better place to live.  Attendees will learn about current state and federal legal and policy issues affecting communities, provide information on various public funding sources, and give ample opportunity to network, identify and develop mutually beneficial relationships that can help communities become more bike and pedestrian friendly, and more livable.  For more information, visit the website.  

Event Type: Conferences
Event Category: Other Events

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