AIA-NJ Blog

AIA NJ Leaders participate in the Municipal Land Use Law RE-FORUM Meeting on May 19,2017

September 6, 2017

Presentation of Compendium of Notes from MLUL RE-FORUM Meeting on May 19, 2017  to the West Orange Township Council by Jerome Leslie Eben, FAIA, PP, jlebenaia@gmail.com   The Hon. Joe Krakoviak, West Orange Township Council President recently invited AIA NJ Past President Jerome Eben, FAIA to speak on the Municipal Land Use Law Re-Forum. Organized by the Read More

AIA NJ takes action to protect New Jersey from New Executive Order that exposes Government Infrastructure to Flood Risk

August 17, 2017

On Tuesday, August 15, President Trump issued a new executive order that rolls back Obama-era protections put in place to ensure that government-funded infrastructure projects in flood prone areas would be less exposed to flooding and the effects of climate change. Read more on this executive order here. Illya Azaroff, AIA Regional Recovery Work Group, and Read More

AIA NJ supports the passing of Senate Bill-3317

June 28, 2017

On June 26, 2017, NJ Senate passed S-3317 to require NJ to Join Climate Alliance to uphold Paris Climate Accord. AIA NJ supports the passing of this Senate Bill. Along with AIA National, AIA NJ stands for a sustainable future and for protecting communities from the impact of climate change.  Climate change caused by human Read More

Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST program

May 26, 2017

Announcing the Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST program, an initiative sponsored by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) designed to promote compliance with the Fair Housing Act design and construction requirements. The program consists of a comprehensive training curriculum, as well as a toll-free information line and website designed to provide technical guidance Read More

Architects Action Day – New Date

May 18, 2017

Due to a change in the NJ legislative schedule AIA NJ Architects Action Day will be postponed until November 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you will be able to join us this fall. Do you want your voice to be heard? Take a stand to preserve the common values we share in Read More

Effective May 1, 2017: N.J.A.C. Rule Adoption allowing Digital Signing and Sealing of Documents

May 1, 2017

NEW JERSEY REGISTER Copyright © 2017 by the New Jersey Office of Administrative Law VOLUME 49, ISSUE 9 ISSUE DATE: MAY 1, 2017 RULE ADOPTIONS LAW AND PUBLIC SAFETY DIVISION OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS STATE BOARD OF ARCHITECTS 49 N.J.R. 1093(a) Adopted Amendments: N.J.A.C. 13:27-3.1, 6.2, 6.3, and 8.9 Adopted New Rules: N.J.A.C. 13:27-6.5 and 8.10 Read More

Save the Date for AIA-NJ

April 15, 2017

Don’t forget to clear your calendar to attend these important AIA-NJ events… May 19. NJ Re-Forum. Municipal Land Use Law. Details and registration here. June 12. Architects Action Day. Register Here. June 22. East Coast Green: Health, Safety & Wellness. Registration is open! August 1. Community Resilience Course. Limited capacity; register here. November 9-11. Quad States. AIA Read More

Fire Sprinkler Legislation Introduced

April 10, 2017

As originally printed in NorthJersey.com: Nicholas Pugliese , State House Bureau, @nickpugz Prieto, Tedesco unveil long-awaited fire legislation Two years after a devastating fire ripped through a large Edgewater apartment complex and destroyed the homes of some 500 people, Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has introduced legislation intended to better protect residential buildings from fast moving blazes Read More

NJ Re-Forum Event Planned

April 5, 2017

AIA NJ Members…Land Use Law Reform discussion REGISTER TODAY AIA New Jersey has signed on a part of the MLUL Reform Steering Committee and will be involved in the discussion.  Hope to see you there. Municipal Land Use Law Re-Forum Are you a municipal official, planner, developer, land use attorney, architect, or anyone else with Read More

Today marks the 106th Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire of New York City

March 25, 2017

On March 25, 1911, mere minutes before closing time, a fire broke out in a garment factory, just off of Washington Square. While the building was equipped with two fire escapes, one only opened inward and the other was locked from the outside to prevent theft. Of the four elevators, only one was operational. Fire sprinkler Read More

1 2 3 4 12

Categories

Archives

Upcoming Events

  1. Lecture: Patricia Falguières

    April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Materiality Colloquium

    April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. AIAWJ General Membership Meeting

    May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Architects are skilled professionals who listen to you, interpret your wishes, help realize your building dreams, and add value at every stage of a project.

414 Riverview Plaza, Trenton, NJ 08611
(609) 393-5690
info@aia-nj.org