A Great Place in New Jersey
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 • 4:16pm
Eric Snyder the Northwest Area Representative of the American Planning Association – New Jersey Chapter presented Mayor Bob Conley with a plaque recognizing Madison’s Waverly and Lincoln Place as a “Great Place in NJ” at the Council meeting on Monday, September 23rd.
The APA-NJ website mentions… “Great Places in New Jersey recognizes unique and exemplary streets, neighborhoods, and public spaces – three essential components of great communities. These places represent the gold standard in terms of having a true sense of place, cultural and historic interest, community involvement, and a vision for tomorrow.
Great Places offer better choices for where and how people work and live. They are enjoyable, safe and desirable, places where people want to live, work and visit every day.New Jersey’s great streets, neighborhoods and public spaces are defined by many criteria, including architectural features, accessibility, functionality and community activity.”
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