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New law eases path for New Jersey municipal mergers

A new law that makes it easier for municipalities to explore consolidation with other municipalities was recently signed by Governor Chris Christie after unanimous passage by both houses of New Jersey’s Legislature. Continue Reading >

PPG Kicks Off Gateway Design Project in Bethlehem, PA

The City of Bethlehem recently retained a joint consultant team of Project for Public Spaces and PPG to complete a plan for a key gateway to the Southside of the City. Continue Reading >

PPG Guiding Overhaul of West Orange’s Zoning Ordinance

The Township of West Orange adopted a Master Plan Update and Sustainability Plan prepared by Phillips Preiss Grygiel in 2010. Continue Reading >

Comprehensive Plan Kicks Off in South Nyack, NY

The Village of South Nyack in Rockland County, NY recently retained PPG to prepare its new Comprehensive Plan, the first such effort since 1969. Continue Reading >

PPG Prepares Form Based Code for Major Long Island Project

PPG is currently formulating a Form Based Code for the construction of a 16.5 million square feet development, to be known as Heartland Town Square, in the Town of Islip, Suffolk County, NY. Continue Reading >

Guidance on Land Use Controls for Renewable Energy Facilities

Despite the broad-based support for renewable energy, the fear of aesthetic impacts from these facilities is a common one and poses a challenge for municipal planning officials. In a recent article, Managing Principal Paul Phillips, AICP, PP and Associate Keenan Hughes, LEED AP offered guidance on the implications of a 2009 law Continue Reading >