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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Funding Walkable and Bike Friendly Communities

May 21, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

May 23, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cumberland County College, Luciano Conference Center, Forum Room

3322 College Drive, Vineland NJ 08360

May 30, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

NJDOT Headquarters, Multi-purpose room

1035 Parkway Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08625

June 05, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority office

Training Room at 1085 Raymond BLVD, 17th floor, Newark, NJ 07102

REGISTER - link for all workshops

Creating walkable and bikeable communities is a successful strategy for maintaining and restoring economic vitality and improving public health in any community. The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is committed to advancing projects that enhance safety, renew the aging infrastructure, improve pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure and supporting new and alternative transportation opportunities. Two funding opportunities are currently available, and workshops will be held to provide information, tips and strategies for a strong application. 

Safe Routes to School Grants     

These grants may be used for infrastructure (construction) projects which encourage and enable students from grades K-8 to safely walk and bike to school within 2 miles of school.  Municipalities, counties, schools and school districts are eligible to apply. For more information on the grants, visit their website.

Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Grants Program

TA Set-Aside Grants are community-based, non-traditional transportation projects (land and water) which expand travel choice, strengthen the local economy, improve the quality of life, and protect the environment.  Applications are due August 23. For more information, visit their website.

Event Type: Trainings and Workshops
Event Category: Other Events

Bordentown City Green Fair

June 09, 2018 - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Carslake Community Center

207 Crosswicks Avenue, Bordentown, NJ 08505

The Bordentown City Green team will host it's Green Fair on June 9.  The fair will feature over 60 eco-friendly vendors and services, local restaurants, music and children's activities, all helping support and encourage a sustainable lifestyle. This is a free, rain or shine event.

Event Type: Other
Event Category: Other Events

Ocean Fun Days

May 19, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Island Beach State Park

Route 35 South, Seaside Park, NJ 08752

May 20, 2018 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium

22 Magruder Road, Highlands, NJ 07732

REGISTER - FREE

New Jersey Natural Gas will hold its 15th annual Ocean Fun Days at the Jersey Shore. Enjoy hands-on exhibits, classes, nature tours and children's activities. Learn from marine scientists, researchers and environmentalist how to preserve our coastal resources so we can all continue to enjoy them for years to come. Bring the entire family. You'll have oceans of fun!  For more information click here.

Event Type: Other
Event Category: Other Events

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