Port of New York & New Jersey releases Master Plan for up to 2050

  • 1.  Port of New York & New Jersey releases Master Plan for up to 2050

    Posted 11 days ago

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    On July 9, 2019, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey released their "Port Master Plan 2050 "  The plan "is a comprehensive and flexible roadmap that charts the course for future growth and development at the Port of New York and New Jersey.

    "The 30-year plan takes a holistic look at the Port, including cargo container facilities, automobile terminals, dry and liquid bulk cargo operations, cruise terminals and ferry landings, mapping out the next generation of land-use and infrastructure development projects, allowing the port to remain among the nation's leading maritime gateways.

    Primary Objectives:

    • Engage stakeholders and provide opportunities for growth
    • Serve as an economic engine for the region
    • Promote safe, resilient, and environmentally sustainable operations
    • Improve commercial value of the port

    Five Guiding Principles:

    • Ensuring Sustainability and Resiliencyin all operations and future developments
    • Promoting Regional Economic Generation
    • Establishing State of the Artfacilities
    • Providing a Platform for Partnershipfor all local stakeholders
    • Shaping Future Growthof the region".

    A copy of the complete plan can be found at this link:  PANYNJ2050