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New Transit Villages: Montclair and Somerville

Bay St Station

In 2010 Montclair and Somerville were designated as the state’s latest Transit Villages after demonstrating a sustained commitment to TOD.

Somerville Landfill Project Receives Boost

Somerville Landfill

In October, Somerville’s development plans for its former landfill received a boost when it was designated as a Brownfield Development Area.

New Station and Construction to Begin at Wood-Ridge

Rendering of Wesmont Station's Town Square

The redevelopment of the former Curtiss-Wright aircraft factory site in Wood-Ridge has been progressing.

Somerville Plans Move Forward

Somerville has taken another step to develop the 160-acre landfill site near its Raritan Valley train station.

This Issue’s Focus: NJ Brownfield Redevelopment

Brownfields are abandoned, idled or underutilized industrial and commercial properties where redevelopment is complicated by contamination.

Brownfield Resources and Outlook

The enactment of the Brownfield and Contaminated Site Remediation Act triggered the cleanup of problem sites all over the state.

Brownfields Resources

Charles Bartsch and Barbara Wells recently offered several articles outlining wayst o reclaim underutilized and contaminated properties.

Redevelopment at Raritan’s Woolen Mills

River Park at Raritan

River Park at Raritan, a luxury rental unit property, recently opened on the site of the former Woolen Mills plant in Raritan, near its train station.

Port Imperial: a World Class Planned Community Out of Reclaimed Brownfields

Port Imperial

The 200-acre Port Imperial complex is just one of the many developments that have sprung up on New Jersey’s “gold coast” across from Manhattan.

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