BASED ON YOUR FEEDBACK SO FAR:
The solution scenarios are based on goals and objectives in the draft Vision and Priorities report, developed based on feedback from people who live, work, and play in the region. Take a look at the report and let us know what you think of these goals and objectives.
The initial phase of Resilient Northeastern NJ studied the areas most susceptible to flooding both now and in the future.
To build a resilient community, it’s critical to mitigate that flood risk through a wide range of solutions. Resilient Northeastern New Jersey is now entering its next phase of developing solutions and recommendations, which includes everything from policy to outreach to physical solutions.
Click through the slides and visuals below to see some of these solutions for our region.
What work is already planned or underway?
Resilient Northeastern NJ is not taking place in a vacuum. Check out the projects and other activities already underway under the Action Plan portion of the site.
What options are on the table?
Click below to explore potential future scenarios at both the neighborhood and region level. Let us know what you think HERE. Take a look at our scenario development report (coming soon) and past community meeting materials for more details.
Let us know what you think of the options on the table.
If you live or work in Jersey City, Newark, Hoboken, or Bayonne, you are the most important stakeholder. Most likely, you have already been impacted by flooding in some way and the long-term effects of Resilient Northeastern New Jersey will affect your community. Your input is vitally important to support the development of an effective roadmap for flood reduction that will also improve the daily quality of life in your region.
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You can easily get project updates by signing up via the form below, or simply leave a voicemail with your email address and/or comments on our project hotline at 201-275-0861. Staffing constraints do not allow for callbacks, but all comments will be reviewed and considered. Look forward to hearing from you!
Tell us what is important to you!
Take this survey so you can tell us about the places you value most in your neighborhood or areas where you have seen flooding.
Download the Irys app on your mobile phone to report current or past flooding, share your input directly to the project team, and get regular project updates. You can also plot your thoughts on our map!