2021 Past Events

New Jersey Downtown Conference

The premiere downtown economic development event of the year, the Annual Downtown Conference hosts industry experts who provide insights into downtown management best practices, as well as development, business and retail market trends. Recap and videos>

Preparing for the Post-Pandemic (Part 1)

  • Date and time: Friday, February 19th
  • Location: Zoom Online Meeting

NJ Department of Community Affairs’ Jef Buehler discussed best practices during a virtual walkthrough of downtown Frenchtown. During Part 1 of this two-part session, Jef shared experiences from Neighborhood Preservation Program initiatives throughout the state to highlight how communities can “Get Together” and “Get Ready”. This presentation spurred a dialogue among forum participants about how to prepare downtown for recovery.

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