Sustainable Jersey, Rutgers University – Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center (VTC), North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA)

In-kind support to New Jersey municipalities in eligible counties for technical assistance addressing local transportation needs. Applicants must submit a resolution from the local governing board in order to finalize their application. Funding is intended to support a plan to meet the needs of drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, emergency responders, goods movement, and stormwater management based on the local context. Eligible applicants included municipal governments within the thirteen counties that comprise the NJTPA region – Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren.
Complete streets are streets designed for all users, all modes of transportation and all ability levels. They balance the needs of drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, emergency responders, and goods movement based on local context. Types of Technical Assistance Available:Since every municipality has different needs, the program provided technical assistance to help advance complete streets by documenting existing conditions, exploring opportunities for improvement and providing recommendations. Project options include:Bicycle Corridor or Network Plan: To help identifying specific routes and road treatments to improve bicycling infrastructure.
Complete Streets Conceptual Rendering: To prepare graphic renderings to help visualize potential improvements to streetscapes or public spaces.Temporary Demonstration Project Guidance: To provide guidance on the design and installation of pedestrian safety or bicycle infrastructure temporary safety measures.Walkable Community Workshop: A workshop and audit of up to a half-mile of street to identify potential pedestrian and bicycle improvements. Completed Project ReportsComplete and Green Streets for All Guidance: Assistance in the development of, or update of an existing Complete Streets Policy to align with the 2020 NJDOT Complete and Green Streets for All Policy.More information about the types of assistance available can be found at

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