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Krueger-Scott Mansion to Reopen as Community Housing, Office, Retail Space in 2021

September 17, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — After more than three decades decaying along Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, the Queen Anne-style doors of the historic Krueger-Scott Mansion will once again open to the community after a make-over quite unlike any restoration project in the country. 

Makerhoods — the community development organization tasked with overseeing a revival that has had ...

Pandemic Has Potential to Renew Demand for Suburban Housing in NJ, Land-Use Expert Says

Long-term slowdown in land development could be derailed by exodus to suburbs.

This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com.

New data confirms that New Jersey has recently been using a lot less land for new development than it ...

Yoga Classes, Family Movie Nights Coming to The Yard @ Rutgers

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Knight has obediently stood sentinel in front of The Yard @ Rutgers, although social distancing measures in response to COVID-19 may have left him a little lonely over the past several months.

The iconic figure facing College Avenue is about to get a lot more company.

The popular Sunday Morning Yoga program returns this morning from 9-10 a.m.

Family Yoga ...

South Brunswick Township Reschedules Court Appearance for Affordable Housing

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Township has rescheduled their public hearing on affordable housing before the Middlesex County Superior Court to October 20th, 2020 at 10 AM. The hearing was originally scheduled for August 31st and canceled due to technical issues, according to Law Director Don Sears. This hearing will determine whether the township has met all the requirements for ...

South Brunswick Township Reschedules Court Appearance for Affordable Housing

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Township has rescheduled their public hearing on affordable housing before the Middlesex County Superior Court to October 20th, 2020 at 10 AM. The hearing was originally scheduled for August 31st and canceled due to technical issues, according to Law Director Don Sears. This hearing will determine whether the township has met all the requirements for ...

Zoning Board Paves Way for Developer to Build 11 Affordable Units

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Zoning Board on Monday paved the way for a developer to build 11 affordable housing units on a vacant tract on the corner of Remsen Avenue and Redmond Street.

The developer, Community Asset Preservation Corporation, received preliminary and final site plan application approval at the meeting. Also, it received several variances and waivers for things such as ...

South Brunswick Council Take Steps to Redevelop Parts of the Township

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The South Brunswick Township Council took multiple steps to redevelop parts of the community at a meeting on August 25th, 2020. Resolutions authorized by the council open up parts of the township for public purpose and fund efforts to revamp parts of the community that are in need of improvement.

The council authorized the planning board to conduct a ...

Four-Story Apartment Building to Rise on Former Bank of America Site in Belmar

BELMAR, NJ — A four-story apartment building with an interior parking level and ground-floor commercial space will soon occupy the former Bank of America property on the corner of Main Street and Ninth Avenue in Belmar.

The planning board on August 17 unanimously approved the site plan application for Residences at 900 Main, which calls for a nearly 13,000-square-foot building on the ...

Special Planning Board Meeting for Affordable Housing

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Planning Board will hold a special meeting tomorrow night, August 19th, 2020 at 7:30 PM, for preliminary site plan approval of two residential apartment buildings for affordable housing. RPM Development is planning to construct 61 total units, (12 one bedroom, 33 two bedroom, and 16 three bedroom), ranging from 600-1200 square feet along Henderson ...

DEVCO Tabbed to Build Cancer Hospital, School, Parking Deck in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The development company responsible for creating the Gateway Transit Village, the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center and many other landmarks across the Hub City now has three more projects on its plate.

The New Brunswick Development Corporation was designated as the developer for the state’s first free-standing cancer hospital and an adjacent parking deck at ...

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