News & Press | March 22, 2024

New Jersey Legislature Bill to Eliminate Council on Affordable Housing

Governor Murphy signed the bill on Wednesday, March 20 that eliminates the Council on Affordable Housing (COAH) and establishes a process for towns to determine their obligations based on Department of Community Affairs (DCA) calculations.  The bill requires the DCA to complete and publish its calculations no later than October 20, 2024.  Other important deadlines are listed below. The legislation changes affordable housing processes that will impact New Jersey’s municipalities, including the vacant land process...

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News & Press | March 19, 2024

PFAS Class-Action Lawsuit Provides Over $11 Billion For Affected Public Water Systems

PFAS, per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, are a category of manufactured chemicals that have been used in industry and consumer products. PFAS are known as “forever chemicals” because they are nearly indestructible; their persistence in the environment and prevalence across the country make them a unique water-quality concern. The United States Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a National Primary Drinking Water Regulation to establish legally enforceable maximum contaminant levels that will require the installation of additional...

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Awards | March 19, 2024

T&M Project a Leading Capital Construction Award Recipient

The Alliance for Action has named the City of Asbury Park’s Memorial Drive Improvements project a recipient of their New Jersey Leading Capital Construction Award. The Alliance for Action Capital Construction Awards Program focuses on infrastructure projects that impact New Jersey. T&M provided roadway design & plan preparation, signal & traffic control design and plan preparation, sanitary sewer design, client management, project management, bidding/contract award, and SECS Certification for this important project. Congratulations to the...

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Awards | March 15, 2024

T&M Project Receives ACEC-Ohio Engineering Excellence Award

We are proud to announce that the City of Columbus, Department of Public Utilities, Division of Water’s Lockbourne Road Quarry Embankment Improvement Project has been selected as a recipient of The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)’s Ohio Engineering Excellence Award! The goal of this project was to reestablish a bank of Big Walnut Creek that eroded into a quarry. The project consisted of hauling more than 25,000 tons of fill material to rebuild the...

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T&M Foundation | March 15, 2024

T&M Foundation Awards ACEC-NJ Scholarship

The T&M Associates Foundation is pleased to present a $10,000 scholarship, the largest amount ACEC-NJ awards, to Julie Garry. Julie has a 4.0 GPA and will graduate in May 2025 with a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. Julie received the highest rating from the scholarship committee and therefore was awarded the highest scholarship. Congratulations, Julie!

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Environmental | March 13, 2024

NJ Restoration: Reviving Little Egg Harbor’s Beaches

Amidst this historical backdrop, nestled on the picturesque New Jersey shoreline, Little Egg Harbor’s Mystic and Parkertown beaches have long been cherished by locals and visitors alike. However, in recent years, these once-expansive sandy havens have faced a relentless challenge — coastal erosion, so a comprehensive restoration project became necessary as the tides encroached and shorelines diminished. Little Egg Harbor sought to restore these beloved beaches to their 1977 shorelines, a pivotal undertaking to improve...

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News & Press | March 12, 2024

T&M #17 on PBJ List of Engineering Firms

The Philadelphia Business Journal ranked T&M #17 on their list of Engineering Firms in the Philadelphia Area! This ranking was based on the number of local licensed engineers. We have 4 offices and 97 employees in this area, with our MidAtlantic headquarters in the heart of Philadelphia. Congratulations to our Philadelphia team on this recognition!

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Municipal | March 4, 2024

NJ’s Affordable Housing Obligations

T&M is an established leader in assisting municipalities in navigating the State of New Jersey’s complex affordable housing regulations. Our Planning Group, which includes licensed Professional Planners (PP) and members of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), has guided nearly 50 municipalities through the affordable housing planning process and has over 40 years of combined experience in this complex area of planning practice. Our PPs have extensive experience, ranging from preparation of affordable housing...

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