• NJ Water Quality Accountability Act

    Susan Brasefield

    Are You Ready? The recent enactment of the Water Quality Accountability Act (N.J.S.A. 58:31-1 et seq.) has established new requirements for purveyors of public water in New Jersey to improve the safety, reliability, and administrative oversight of water infrastructure. Municipalities that own and operate a potable water system with more than 500 service connections will ... Read More

  • Belleville, Howell & Rahway Approved for Green Acres Grants

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    Maser Consulting

    Last week, the Christie Administration announced the Garden State Preservation Trust’s approval of nearly $81 million in funding for projects that will improve parks, conserve open space and enhance land for public enjoyment. These projects were recommended for approval through the Department of Environmental Protection’s Green Acres Program, and among them were three initiatives our ... Read More

  • Phillipsburg High School: A Road to Education

    Elizabeth Bell

    During the annual League of Municipalities in Atlantic City, the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers (NJSME) recognizes outstanding municipal engineering projects throughout the State. This year, we’re proud that three of our projects have received this honor. This week, we introduce the NJSME’s first place Project of the Year in the Intergovernmental Cooperation category, ... Read More

  • Elizabeth Adapts Unused Space for New Splash Park

    Elizabeth Bell

    During the annual League of Municipalities in Atlantic City, the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers (NJSME) recognizes outstanding municipal engineering projects throughout the State. This year, we’re proud that three of our projects have received this honor. This week, we introduce the Miller-Evans-Logan Recreation Center, honorable mention in the NJSME’s Construction Management category. The Miller-Evans-Logan ... Read More

  • Union City Memorializes the Men & Women in Blue

    Elizabeth Bell

    During the annual League of Municipalities in Atlantic City, the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers (NJSME) recognizes outstanding municipal engineering projects throughout the State. This year, we’re proud that three of our projects have received this honor. This week, we introduce the Union City Police Memorial Park, honorable mention in the NJSME’s Parks/Rec category. ... Read More

  • Open Input for an Open Space Plan

    Mallory Reardon

    When municipalities pursue improvement projects within their communities, decisions about the type, size, and cost of these projects are often made in closed meetings among elected officials. Despite their efforts to make the best decisions they can for their constituents, sometimes projects are built that do not maximize opportunity and usage. ... Read More