The following are some of the publications and reports available from the NJTPA. Printed copies can be obtained on request (email).
Citizen's Guide to Transportation Planning in North Jersey - 14-page brochure providing an overview of the planning process. (updated March 2013.) PDF file: 4 mb.
Strategic Plan, Strategic Progress: 2012 Progress Report on the NJTPA Strategic Business Plan (PDF file, 1.7 MB)
2035 Regional Transportation Plan - The NJTPA's long range transportation plan
NJTPA Introductory Brochure (PDF March 2011)
Citizen's Guide to Transportation Planning in North Jersey - 14-page brochure providing an overview of the planning process. (Published 2005.) PDF file: 1 mb.
NJTPA Transportation Acronym Guide (PDF - March 2011)
Communiqué - Bi-monthly newsletter highlighting NJTPA Board actions and regional planning activities
Issue Spotlight - A periodic newsletter highlighting events and special topics. Past issues (PDFs):
September 2012 - Forum focuses on MAP-21, the nation’s new transportation law.
August 2012 Highlights of symposium on integrated corridor management.
August 2012 - Synposium explores better managing corridors though technology and cooperation.
April 2012 - International Panel
Discusses Climate Change
at NJTPA Symposium.
November 2011 - Experts highlight real-time transportation technologies.
July 2011 -Symposium focuses on improving infrastructure's resilience
April 2011 - Symposium panelists share views on New Jersey's IntelligentTransortation Systems.
November 2010 - Symposium explores coordination of transportation, emergency management
August 2010 - Symposium focuses on social media's implications for the transportation sector
May 2010 - Symposium focuses on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
Dec. 2009 - Summit Focuses on Future of N.J.'s Transportation Infrastructure
July 2009 - Symposium Focuses on Nation’s
Transportation Financing Crisis
Mobility Matters: Semi-annual publication exploring major transportation issues in northern New Jersey, innovations in transportation planning and the trends affecting travel in our region.
Spring 2011: The First and Last Mile - Helping Commuters Get to and from Transit (pdf 700 KB) or Online Flip Book
Highlights some of the efforts in Northern New Jersey to help commuters make that last mile connection.
Fall 2010: Livability - A Legacy of Northern New Jersey PDF (764 KB) or Online Flip Book - highlights examples of livability and sustainability in communities throughout northern New Jersey that point to new and hopeful directions for the future.
Winter 2010: Sustainability and Goods Movement (pdf 217,985 KB) - highlights
some of the ways that the government
and private businesses
are working to achieve a sustainable
future for goods movement.
Summer 2009: Pedals & Pedestrians (pdf 6.7 mb) - highlights efforts to improve options for walking and biking in New Jersey.
Fall 2008: Safety Comes First (pdf 4.14 mb) - highlights important transportation safety initiatives throughout the NJTPA region.
Fall 2007: Getting It Right (pdf 3.8 mb) - highlights successful projects and programs that are making a difference in improving travel for the region's residents.
Summer 2006: Commuter Profiles (pdf 7.3 mb) - features overview of commuting patterns and profiles of 11 typical commuters.
NJTPA's Local Scoping & Local Lead Programs (Fall 2004)
NJTPA's Local Scoping & Local Lead Programs Success Stories (Fall 2004)
Smart Growth Policy Overview (Fall 2004)
InTransition: Semiannual magazine on transportation and planning published jointly with New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJTPA's host agency.
Selected Special Reports and Technical Documents
Local Safety and High Risk Rural Roads Programs Booklet (PDF April 2013)
Local Capital Project Delivery (LCPD) Program Booklet (PDF March 2011)
Walkable Communities Workshop Reports (Updated 2010)
North Jersey Truck Rest
Stop Study Refinement
and Action Plan - Phase II Report (December 2009)
FY 2008-2009 Subregional Studies (June 2009)
Freight Rail Grade Crossing Assessment Study (Sept. 2008)
Overview of the Region's General Aviation Airports - Final Report (June 2008)
North Jersey Regional Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan (June 2008)
Interstate 78 Corridor Transit Study (January 2008)
Truck Rest Stop Study - Phase I (January 2008)
History of Metropolitan Planning Organizations : Online series of articles originally published in 1996-1997. Also available is a pdf of a booklet compiling the series.
Older Archived Reports & Publications
Previous 2030 Regional Transportation Plan - The NJTPA's previous long range transportation plan approved in 2005. Superceded by the 2035 plan above. Provided for historical reference.
Progress in Planning: Report on Implementing Access & Mobility 2030 - Highlights accomplishments during 2006-2007 in implementing the 2030 Regional Transportation Plan. PDF file: 3.7 mb. (Published Jan. 2008)