Final State Strategic Plan: NJ'S State Development and Redevelopment Plan (Proposed for Adoption)
The State Planning Act requires the State Planning Commission to adopt a State Development & Redevelopment Plan. The State Strategic Plan is the revision to the 2001 State Development & Redevelopment Plan and sets forth a vision for the future of our State along with strategies to achieve that vision. It is the culmination of several years of work by the State and its staff in collaboration with county and local stakeholders and members of the public.
Final Plan Proposed for Adoption (737K pdf)
Public Hearings & Comments on the Draft Final Plan
The State Planning Commission scheduled and held the following public hearings for the purpose of receiving testimony on the Draft Final State Strategic Plan and the draft Infrastructure Needs Assessment (INA):
February 13, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Richard Stockton College, Campus Center Theatre, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ 08205-9441
February 16, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Offices of Government Service, Gloucester County Clayton Complex, Building A, 1200 N. Delsea Drive, Clayton, NJ 08312
February 23, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing, North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, One Newark Center, 17th Floor, NJTPA Conference Room, Newark, NJ 07102
February 27, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Frelinghuysen Arboretum, Haggerty Center, 353 East Hanover Avenue, Morris Township, NJ 07962
February 28, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Monmouth University, Bey Hall, 400 Cedar Avenue, West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898
March 1, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. presentation, 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing., Rutgers University EcoComplex, 1200 Florence Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505
September 10, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. presentation, 2:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Toms River Municipal Complex, Council Chambers, 33 Washington Street, Toms River, NJ 08753
September 13, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. presentation, 2:00 p.m. Public Hearing, Jersey City – City Hall, 2nd Floor Council Chambers, 280 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Public Notice of Hearings on the Draft Final State Strategic Plan
Public Notice of Additional Hearings
Public Comment Period closed on October 15th, 2012.
Summary of Public Hearings and Comments (10.5MB pdf)
The State Planning Commission plans to take action to adopt the Final Plan at it's November 13, 2012 Meeting.
Draft Final Plan Text
Please note that the Draft Final Plan was posted to give the public as much time as possible to review the document before it is presented for adoption as the "Final Plan" by the State Planning Commission.
These Documents were made available for public comment beginning in October 2011.