Bloomfield Avenue Complete Corridor Plan
• PROJECT TYPE: Community Outreach and Engagement
• LOCATION: Verona, Montclair Glen Ridge, Bloomfield, NJ
• SERVICES: Visioning, Capacity Building, Expert Witness Testimony
The Bloomfield Avenue Complete Corridor Plan is a collaborative effort to create and establish regulatory standards and recommendations for a 4-mile multi-modal transportation corridor in Essex County. The intent of the project is to establish consistent transportation and development standards in order to promote a unified Complete Streets policy within the neighboring municipalities of Bloomfield, Glen Ridge, Montclair and Verona. Nishuane Group facilitated the outreach and engagement sessions throughout the project period. Services included identification of stakeholders and traditionally under-engaged populations, creation of a database of potential stewards who could assist the municipalities implement recommendations set forth in the plan, organization and facilitation of focus group sessions and data analysis. The firm also contributed to the development of the engagement element of the final plan.