Virtual Public Meeting Set To Discuss Evaluation Criteria For Regional Flood Resilience Plan

RESILIENT NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY

Resilient Northeastern New Jersey to host public meeting to refine vision and evaluation criteria for regional flood resilience plan

Bayonne, June 11, 2021– The Resilient Northeastern New Jersey initiative will host public meetings on June 23 to gather community feedback and perspectives regarding flood risk in the region. Participants in the meeting will play a critical part in helping develop a regional action plan that improves flood resilience in Jersey City, Newark, Hoboken, and Bayonne.

What: A virtual public meeting to help improve flood resilience in northeastern New Jersey

Who: People who live, work and play in Jersey City, Newark, Hoboken, and Bayonne, and other nearby communities, are encouraged to attend. Translation services will be available. Please emailResilientNENJ@dep.nj.gov or call 201-398-4333 to request translation services.

When: Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Phone-only meeting from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET

                        Meeting access:        +1 646-558-8656

                                                            Meeting ID: 984 5049 2896

                                                            Passcode: 952494

 

Video / screen share meeting from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

Meeting access, registration, and breakout selection:
Go to https://tinyurl.com/NENJMeet

 Contact and registration: Registration is optional but encouraged.

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About Resilient Northeastern New Jersey

Resilient Northeastern New Jersey is a partnership between the New Jersey Department of Environment Protection, Jersey City, Newark, Hoboken, Bayonne, Hudson County, Ironbound Community Corporation, HOPES CAP, and Arcadis.  The partnership aims to provide a clear roadmap for ensuring long-term social, environmental, and economic vitality by reducing flood risk. Resilient Northeastern New Jersey is a collaborative effort between partners and the people who live, work, and play in the region designed to ensure equitable and impactful outcomes. Additional information about the partnership and project can be found atwww.resilient.nj.gov/nenj