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Complete Streets In NJ

Complete Streets Policy Compilation

In addition to the NJDOT policy, the jurisdictions listed below have enacted resolutions in support of complete streets. Last updated: July, 2014

New Jersey Counties

  1. Essex County (April 11, 2012)
  2. Hudson County (May 25, 2012)
  3. Mercer County (April 26, 2012)
  4. Middlesex County (July, 2012)
  5. Monmouth County (July 22, 2010)
  6. Camden County (December 19, 2013)
  7. Passaic County (February 11, 2014)

New Jersey Municipalities

  1. Atlantic City, City of (December 7, 2011)
  2. Bedminster, Township of (July 16, 2012)
  3. Bergenfield, Borough of (August 6, 2013)
  4. Bloomfield, Township of (March 7, 2011)
  5. Caldwell, Borough of (April 15, 2014)
  6. Califon, Borough of (December 3, 2012)
  7. Camden, City of (June 13, 2013)
  8. Cape May, City of (August 7, 2012)
  9. Chatham, Borough of (March 21, 2012)
  10. Cherry Hill Township (March 24, 2014)
  11. Chester, Township of (June 5, 2013)
  12. Cranford, Township of (September 10, 2013)
  13. Denville, Township of (November 24, 2010)
  14. Dover, Town of (March 27, 2012)
  15. Downe, Township of (October 7, 2013)
  16. East Orange, City of (September 23, 2013)
  17. East Windsor, Township of (May 6, 2014)
  18. Elizabeth, City of (March 25, 2014)
  19. Emerson, Borough of (August 17, 2010)
  20. Fair Haven, Borough of (July 12, 2012)
  21. Fanwood, Borough of (March 18, 2014)
  22. Flemington, Borough of (November 18, 2013)
  23. Fort Lee, Borough of (November 15, 2012)
  24. Freehold, Borough of (April 2, 2012)
  25. Frenchtown, Borough of (March 2, 2011)
  26. Glen Ridge, Borough of (September 10, 2012)
  27. Gloucester, Township of (July 9, 2012)
  28. Hackensack, City of (June 11, 2012)
  29. Hackettstown, Town of (July 12, 2012)
  30. Hammonton, Town of (November 18, 2013)
  31. Harvey Cedars, Borough of (December 2, 2011
  32. Highland Park, Borough of (August 13, 2013)
  33. Hightstown, Borough of (June 2, 2014)
  34. Hillsborough, Township of (April 22, 2014)
  35. Hoboken, City of (November 15, 2010)
  36. Hopatcong, Borough of (May 16, 2012)
  37. Hopewell, Borough of (March 5, 2012)
  38. Hopewell, Township of (June 23, 2014)
  39. Irvington, Township of (September 11, 2012)
  40. Jersey City, City of (May 25, 2011)
  41. Lacey, Township of (September 13, 2012)
  42. Lakewood, Township of (October 17, 2013)
  43. Lambertville, City of (May 21, 2012)
  44. Lawrence, Township of (September 21, 2010)
  45. Linden, City of (October 16, 2013)
  46. Linwood, City of (February 23, 2011)
  47. Livingston, Township of
  48. Long Hill, Township of (May 9, 2012)
  49. Madison, Borough of (June 11, 2012) w/Checklist and Prioritization Plan
  50. Mantua, Township of  (September 17, 2012)
  51. Maplewood, Township of (February 21, 2012)
  52. Margate, City of (September 19, 2013)
  53. Maywood, Borough of (June 16, 2011)
  54. Medford, Township of (October 16, 2012)
  55. Metuchen, Borough of (October 21, 2013)
  56. Middle Township (October 15, 2012)
  57. Montclair, Township of (October 6, 2009)
  58. Montgomery, Township of (October, 2012)
  59. Montvale, Borough of (January 20, 2013)
  60. Mount Arlington, Borough of (August 7,2012)
  61. Morristown, Town of (July 17, 2012) w/ Checklist
  62. Netcong, Borough of (August 12, 2010)
  63. New Brunswick, City of (May 6, 2012)
  64. New Providence, Borough of (January 28, 2013)
  65. New Milford Borough (June 9, 2014)
  66. Newark, City of (September 6, 2012)
  67. North Wildwood, City of (October 2, 2012)
  68. Northvale, Borough of (February 13, 2013)
  69. Ocean City, City of (October 13, 2011)
  70. Orange Township, City of (August 3, 2011)
  71. Pennington, Borough of (June 2, 2014)
  72. Perth Amboy, City of (December 8, 2013)
  73. Plainsboro, Township of (September 11, 2013)
  74. Pleasantville, City of (November 21, 2011)
  75. Point Pleasant, Borough of (June 21, 2011)
  76. Point Pleasant Beach, Borough of (July 30, 2013)
  77. Princeton (March 12/13, 2012)
  78. Randolph, Township of (June 7, 2012)
  79. Raritan, Borough of (June 27, 2011)
  80. Raritan, Township of (February 6, 2013)
  81. Red Bank, Borough of (August 9, 2010)
  82. Ridgewood, Village of (June 8, 2011)
  83. River Edge, Borough of (July 2, 2012)
  84. Robbinsville Township (June 26, 2014)
  85. Roselle, Borough of (June 19, 2013)
  86. Rutherford, Borough of (March 22, 2011)
  87. Sea Bright, Borough of (November 18, 2013)
  88. Somers Point, City of (September 13, 2012)
  89. Summit, City of (June 4, 2014)
  90. South Brunswick, Township of (April 8, 2014)
  91. South Orange, Township of (September 24, 2012)
  92. Tenafly, Borough of (April 25, 2014)
  93. Toms River, Township of (July 24, 2012)
  94. Trenton, City of (March 1, 2012)
  95. Union City, City of (December 17, 2013)
  96. Vineland, City of (September 27, 2011)
  97. Westfield, Town of (November 25, 2013)
  98. West Orange, Township of (July 9, 2013)
  99. West Windsor, Township of (July 19, 2010)
  100. Wildwood, City of (March 1, 2013)
  101. Woodbine, Borough of (December 6, 2012)
  102. Woodbridge, Township of (July 12, 2011)
  103. Woodbury, City of (December 27, 2012)
  104. Woolwich, Township of (May 20, 2013)

NJ Complete Streets Fun Facts

New Jersey is a national leader in the campaign to complete the streets. Check out this list of fun facts to see what communities throughout the state have already accomplished. Updated July 2014!

 

  • According to the National Complete Streets Coalition, as of July 2014, New Jersey ranked 1st nationally in terms of policy adoption with 104 municipal and 7 county policies in addition to NJDOT’s award-winning internal policy.
  • The number of Complete Streets policies adopted in New Jersey has steadily increased every year. So far in 2014, 14 policies have been adopted!
  • 28 policies were adopted in 2013.
  • New Jersey Department of Transportation was among the first state DOTs to adopt an internal Complete Streets policy.
  • In 2010, the National Complete Streets Coalition ranked NJDOT’s Complete Streets policy #1 out of over 210 state, regional, county, and municipal policies.
  • 3,015,761 New Jersey residents (34.30% of the state’s population) live in municipalities with a Complete Streets policy.
  • 4,239,909 New Jersey residents (48.23% of the state’s population) live in counties with a Complete Streets policy.
  • New Jersey’s two largest cities, Newark and Jersey City, have both adopted Complete Streets policies.
  • Harvey Cedars is the smallest municipality in the state  with a Complete Streets policy (population 337).
  • Essex and Bergen Counties have the most municipalities with Complete Streets policies (12 municipalities each).
  • Middlesex County is the largest county with a Complete Streets policy.
  • Mercer County is the smallest county with a Complete Streets policy.
  • Although 42 Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) nationwide have adopted Complete Streets policies, none of New Jersey’s three MPO’s has adopted a policy…yet.
  • Seven Complete Streets policies were adopted in September 2012, the most in any single month!

NJ Complete Streets Policy Atlas

Below is an interactive map that identifies the many Counties and Municipalities that have passed Complete Streets Policies in New Jersey. Along with the NJDOT Complete Streets Policy, these policies have continued to be passed in higher numbers as communities begin to see the benefits that can be achieved through better accommodation of cycling and walking.

Click on any of the pinned municipalities (red pins) or counties (black pins) to see information about when each policy was passed and a link to a .pdf of the policy. To see more detail and make selection easier, try zooming using the + and – buttons or your mouse’s scroll wheel. You can pan around the map by clicking and dragging. Clicking the Legend button in the top right will bring up the map legend.

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