AIA-NJ Blog

Community Resilience Course

March 15, 2017

Community Resilience Course Hosted by: AIA New Jersey August 1, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Join us for our Community Resilience course and learn about the meaningful actions that you and your community can take to enhance resilience to natural hazards and of the opportunities available to incorporate these actions into professional practice. Increase Read More

SENATE PASSES MAJOR AIA-NJ LEGISLATIVE INITIATIVE

July 1, 2014

SENATE PASSES MAJOR AIA-NJ LEGISLATIVE INITIATIVE Bill now moves to Governor Christie’s desk Last night, the New Jersey State Senate unanimously passed A2025, a AIA-NJ-supported bill that grants immunity from liability for certain professional services rendered during emergencies under certain circumstances. The bill was also unanimously passed by the Assembly in May, with the support Read More

Disaster Recovery with Good Samaritan Bill

October 29, 2013

Watch video taken at news conference held Monday, October 28, 2013, on the need for Good Samaritan legislation in New Jersey on the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. Majority Leader Greenwald on Improving Future Disaster Response, Recovery with Good Samaritan Bill (A-3694) See video here:  http://vimeo.com/78010727

Proposed Good Samaritan Legislation in Response to Hurricane Sandy

October 28, 2013

Members of AIA-NJ were at the NJ State House today in support of Good Samaritan legislation. Reprinted from: News From The Assembly Democrats GREENWALD: GOOD SAMARITAN LAW NEEDED TO IMPROVE RESPONSE TO THE NEXT SUPERSTORM SANDY (TRENTON) — Joined by professional experts the day before the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy making landfall in Read More

Block Grant Disaster Recovery Action Plan – Update 3/13/2013

March 14, 2013

The Christie Administration unveiled its proposed Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Action Plan, which outlines how the State plans to utilize $1,829,520,000 in federal funding. Excerpts are below – Read the full article with this link to the state site:  http://www.state.nj.us/governor/news/news/552013/approved/20130312c.html Helping Families Return To Their Homes: Assisting homeowners in the reconstruction, rehabilitation, and elevation Read More

Spring Break 2013 – Sandy Relief

March 6, 2013

Dear AIA Members, NJIT’s Alternative Spring Break is March 16-24, 2013. We are coordinating efforts of other colleges and universities, too, so we can direct volunteers to organizations during March and April. To volunteer, please register on our website:  https://njit-csm.symplicity.com/surveys/Sandy. Attached is a flyer on the Kick-Off Sessions as well as other information on the program. Read More

Opportunity for NJ Architects in Sandy Recovery

March 5, 2013

From our friends at Downtown New Jersey: Positions with The Federal Disaster Recovery Coordination Group The Federal Disaster Recovery Coordination Group has a number of positions available in conjunction with Sandy recovery. Positions include the following: Architect, Community Capacity Building, Economic Development Coordinator, Community Planner, Engineer. Click here for a copy of the employment flyer. While we Read More

Ideas Needed for Sandy Relief

February 14, 2013

Over the last month an AIA-NJ task force has been exploring options to best help New Jersey post Hurricane Sandy.  At the beginning of the year, the American Institute of Architects made a contribution of $37,500 to AIA-NJ to help with Sandy Recovery efforts .  The task force was established to develop programs to distribute the Read More

2013 Presidents Message – January

February 1, 2013

On January 5, 2013, I, along with my fellow officers, was sworn in as the Leaders of AIA- NJ for the year 2013.  I could not ask for a better group of dedicated volunteers. The presidency position requires a five year commitment.  I am currently in my fourth, and hope to continue in the high Read More

Governor Christie Release on Regulations for Rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy

January 25, 2013

    Governor Christie Outlines Regulations to Allow Residents and Businesses to Rebuild Faster, Stronger and Safer from Hurricane Sandy Standards Will Ensure Lower Premiums In The Long Term, Protecting Residents From Out Of Control Costs For Immediate Release Thursday, January 24, 2013 Trenton, NJ – Taking action to give New Jersey families, businesses and local Read More

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