Permit Extension Act Signed

Permit Extension Act sunsetting

On June 30, 2016, the Permit Extension Act was extended for one additional year as it applies to certain permits/approvals issued for sites and projects located within the following nine New Jersey counties most severely impacted by Superstorm Sandy: Atlantic, Bergen, Cape May, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean and Union. If you have a permit or approval that was valid …

Landscape Project

On May 9, 2017, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) released a new version of the Landscape Project mapping (version 3.3). The Landscape Project mapping is used to identify habitat for threatened and endangered species of wildlife in New Jersey. It is used by the NJDEP to establish the width of wetlands transition areas (“buffers”), identify Environmentally Sensitive …

The Crossroads at Robinson Green, Rowan University

The Crossroads at Robinson Green, Rowan University, Main Campus, Glassboro, New Jersey

Marathon has been recently presented with multiple industry awards for Rowan University’s Crossroads at Robinson Green.  The following awards were given for the project: 2017 Finalist for Public Projects Category of the Green Stormwater Infrastructure Awards (GSI), presented by the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia (SBN) http://gsipartners.sbnphiladelphia.org/awards/ 2017 Merit Award from the Pennsylvania-Delaware Chapter of the American Society of …

Notice: Corporation Business Tax Gross Income Tax Angel Investor Tax Credit Act (P. L. 2013, c. 14)

Notice Corporation Business Tax Gross Income Tax Angel Investor Tax Credit Act (P. L. 2013, c. 14) On January 31, 2013, Governor Chris Christie signed into law the “New Jersey Angel Investor Tax Credit Act,” which is intended to encourage investment in New Jersey emerging technology businesses. Such businesses include advanced computing, advanced materials, biotechnology, electronic device technology, information technology, …

Revisions proposed to New Jersey Statewide Water Supply Plan

Revisions proposed to New Jersey Statewide Water Supply Plan

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection released draft revisions to the New Jersey Statewide Water Supply Plan for the first time since 1996.  The New Jersey Water Supply Management Act (N.J.S.A. 58:1A-1 et. seq.) directs the DEP to develop and periodically revise the New Jersey Statewide Water Supply Plan to improve the management and protection of the state’s water …

How to Obtain Non-Residential Fee Refund

How to Obtain Non-Residential Fee Refund

Hopefully, by this time, all of you know that Governor Corzine signed Legislation that would substantially revise the obligation of developers under Assembly Bill 500 to contribute 2.5 % of the assessed value of nonresidential developments to either the municipality’s affordable housing trust fund or the New Jersey Affordable Housing Trust Fund, if the municipality isn’t authorized to accept nonresidential development …

Site Remediation Act

Site Remediation Act Signed into Law

On May 7th, Governor Jon S. Corzine signed into law the Site Remediation Reform Act (the Act). The Act drastically changes the way due diligence investigatons and remediations will be completed in New Jersey. The Act requires the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) to create a licensed site professional (LSP) remediation program giving private-practice environmental consultants who meet the …

Licensed Site Professionals Bill Approved by Senate

A bill sponsored by Senator Bob Smith, Chairman of the Senate Environment Committee, which establishes a licensed site remediation professional program in New Jersey was apprvoved by both the Assemby and Senate on March 16, 2009. The bill drastically changes the way due diligence investigatons and remediations will be completed in New Jersey. The bill requires the New Jersey Department …

Permit Extension Act Signed

Permit Extension Act Signed

MAJOR PROVISIONS: 1.  The time period for the permit extension is January 1, 2007 – July 1, 2010, with up to an additional 6 months phase-in period toDecember 31, 2010.  That amounts to a maximum 4 year permit extension period. 2.  Permits and approvals that are typically required for subdivision and site plan approval in New Jersey will be extended. …

Best of Swedesboro Award

Marathon Engineering Receives 2008 Best of Swedesboro Award

U.S. Local Business Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement WASHINGTON D.C., July 20, 2008 — Marathon Engineering has been selected for the 2008 Best of Swedesboro Award in the Consulting Engineers category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA). The USLBA “Best of Local Business” Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USLBA identifies companies …