Case studies

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Environmental Protection Case Studies
Housing Case Studies
Open Space & Farmland Case Studies
Redevelopment Case Studies
Regional Cooperation Case Studies
Transportation Case Studies
Water Resources Case Studies
Case Studies Around the Country


Environmental Protection Case Studies

Housing Case Studies
  • Affordable Housing:
    www.fanniemaefoundation.org/programs/hpd/v12i3-greenberg.shtml


Open Space & Farmland Case Studies
  • Farmland Preservation:
    www.njfuture.org/articles/preservingfarmland.html
  • Conservancy Land Conservation Projects:
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    • Muckshaw Ponds Preserve (Sussex County), The Nature Conservancy
    • The Krischer Tract (Ocean County), Trust for Public Land
  • Smart Conservation Projects:
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    • Township of Chesterfield, Burlington County
    • Plainsboro Township, Middlesex County
    • Plumsted Township, Ocean County
    • East Amwell Township, Hunterdon County


Redevelopment Case Studies

Regional Cooperation Case Studies

Transportation Case Studies

Bicycle & Pedestrian Projects
  • Database of Bicycle & Pedestrian Plans and Projects Throughout N.J.:
    policy.rutgers.edu/tpi/pedbike/infoclearing/infocollection/njbpprojects/surveydatabase.html
    This database, compiled by the Voorhees Transportation Policy Institute, shows the results of a statewide survey of all of New Jersey's 566 municipalities. It includes information on type of projects, funding sources, contacts, and more.
  • Improving Conditions for Bicycling and Walking:
    safety.fhwa.dot.gov/fourthlevel/pdf/intro.pdf
    A best practices report that provides information on pedestrian and bicycle projects that have been recognized for increasing walking and bicycling and improving user safety in communities across the U.S.
  • Exemplary Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Trail Plans:
    www.walkinginfo.org/pp/exemplary.htm
    This list of exemplary bicycle and pedestrian plans, compiled, by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, provides easy access to a number of good examples of bicycle and pedestrian planning.
Traffic Calming
  • Traffic Calming Programs Around the Country:
    www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/tcalm/part3.htm
  • Exemplary Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Trail Plans:
    www.walkinginfo.org/pp/exemplary.htm
    This list of exemplary bicycle and pedestrian plans, compiled, by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, provides easy access to a number of good examples of bicycle and pedestrian planning.
Transit-Friendly Developments

Water Resources Case Studies

Case Studies Around the Country
  • www.nga.org/center/growth/
    These case studies, from the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, focuses on state innovations and best practices on issues that range from education and health to technology, welfare reform, and the environment. A few of NGA's case studies are New Jersey-based. The others are useful for smart growth ideas.