In late 2012 New Brunswick received a long anticipated Christmas present: the opening of Wellness Plaza.
When completed in mid-2012, the Gateway will combine residential, commercial and educational uses, and provide additional parking in the downtown.
New Brunswick has been redeveloping its rail station area in recent years by strengthening educational, cultural, health care and residential uses.
On January 13, Governor Jon Corzine signed the The Urban Transit Hub Tax Credit Act to encourage development around train stations.
Development in downtown New Brunswick continues apace, despite the real estate market downturn.
On the rise since the mid-1980s and designated as a transit village in 2005, New Brunswick has become an attractive place to work, live and play.
On February 15, 2005 New Brunswick and Journal Square in Jersey City, were designated as New Jersey’s newest Transit Villages.