AIA-NJ Blog

Knowing Sandy

October 26, 2017

By: Susan P Bristol, AIA, NJ PP, LEED AP                                                               spbarch@gmail.com SPB Architecture LLC, Rocky Hill, NJ 609.924.7989 Spbarchitecture.com (Adjunct Professor at NJIT, CoA+D, School of Architecture)     Architecture, having been consumed by the movement toward sustainability in recent decades, now has a new mandate. Resilience.  In post-Sandy NJ (and NJ River basins since Read More

Sandy

October 25, 2017

A Poem by Susan P Bristol, AIA, NJ PP, USGBC  (1.19.14)   A footprint shows that we were there A postcard says ‘wish you were here’.   The sandcastle building was there The waves come in and wash it where?   Survey measures, land is here Sign says, build it there Sandy comes, land is Read More

Training Session for Coastal Rebuilding Program

May 3, 2017

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA), Sandy Recovery Division is hosting a Training Session about the Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation, and Mitigation (RREM) Program and Low- to Moderate-Income (LMI) Homeowner Rebuilding Program from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, May 15, at the Brigantine Community Center in Brigantine, Atlantic County.   Those interested in Read More

Understanding RREM & LMI Homeowners Rebuilding Program

May 12, 2016

Resilient Designs Down the Shore

November 7, 2013

Resilient Design Roundtables Sponsored by the Center for Resilient Design New Jersey Institute of Technology   Design experts and other development professionals will present ideas for (re)building in a resilient manner. Federal, state and local officials have been invited to raise questions and present viewpoints. Students and faculty are encouraged to attend. Open to all Wednesday, Read More

Post Sandy: the effect on the URBAN

June 12, 2013

  AIA Regional Recovery Working Group    AIA New York | AIA New Jersey | AIA Connecticut | AIA Rhode Island Post Sandy: the effect on the URBAN Newark Symposium & Workshop Who: This event is open to anyone When: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 Where: New Jersey Institute of Technology, Weston Hall, Gallery, Newark, New Jersey Time: Read More

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    November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    November 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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