Services

OUR SERVICES —

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Expert Witness Testimony

Our professionals are experienced in providing expert witness testimony before municipal planning and zoning boards for the purpose of obtaining subdivision and site plan approvals or variance relief, including Use Variances. Our licensed professional team can prepare professional planning staff reports and attend and provide professional planning testimony at public hearings for municipalities. Our planners are thoroughly versed in the requirements of New Jersey State Municipal Land Use Law as well as Redevelopment Planning Law, which enables them to prepare and present convincing testimony to support the grant of variances or requests for rezoning. Our planners have also represented private sector clients.

Services:

  • Use Variance Testimony
  • Eminent Domain Litigation
  • Expert testimony before Planning Board, Zoning Board of Adjustment
  • Municipal Board Planner
  • Develop Annual Board Reports

Land Use Planning

Our team provides land use planning analysis to support development and amendments to master plans, zoning ordinances and redevelopment area investigation students and plans. Additionally, we pride ourselves in providing tailored municipal technical assistance to support municipalities on land use issues.

Services:

  • Land Planning (Zoning, Redevelopment, Master Plan, Land Use Analysis)
  • Strategic Planning
  • Demographic Analysis
  • Conceptual Plans
  • Feasibility Analysis
  • Community/Fiscal Impact Analysis
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Community Development
  • Rezoning Applications
  • Municipal Technical Assistance to Land Use Boards and Site Plan Review Committees
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Economic Development

Nishuane Group provides economic development planning services to municipalities and other stakeholders to support increased economic development planning implementation to support thriving communities. Our economic development services include, but are not limited to, the following:

Services:

  • Economic development analysis
  • Economic development elements of master plan
  • Economic development department municipal support
  • Business development inventory
  • Economic development plans

Community Engagement

Our team is knowledgeable and experienced in working to build consensus and engage a wide range of diverse stakeholders on projects on planning, economic and community-oriented issues. We take pride in engaging in tailored approaches to meet our clients in meeting their most direct needs.

Services:

  • Charrettes
  • Focus Groups/Interviews
  • Community meetings/open houses
  • Crowd sourcing
  • Surveys
  • Design Digital Platforms
  • Community Outreach / Education
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Project Management

Nishuane Group provides municipalities with in-depth project management services to help support implementation and execution of development and redevelopment projects. Dedicated staff provides project monitoring, troubleshooting, project inspection, and advisement throughout the construction and development process for various municipal and developer stakeholders to bring projects to full completion.

Services:

  • Project monitoring
  • Document control
  • Communication management
  • Project scope management
  • Construction inspection

Planning

“A good plan is like a road map: it shows the final destination and usually the best way to get there.”

H. Stanely Judd

Economic Development

“Steadfast in our purpose, we go forward only when, we plan and build our future, not for self, but for all men.”

Harry Hosking

Project Management

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”

Margaret Mead

PLANNING

“A good plan is like a road map: it shows the final destination and usually the best way to get there.”
H. Stanely Judd

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

“Steadfast in our purpose, we go forward only when, we plan and build our future, not for self, but for all men.”
Harry Hosking

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead