Monthly Archives: July 2013

Why Are Taxicabs So Expensive In Princeton?

A recent letter-writer to ‘Town Topics’ wrote of her experiences while visiting Princeton from England. Having stayed at a hotel on Route 206, just over the Princeton boundary, she was appalled when a taxi ride of 3 miles cost $28 … Continue reading

Posted in Affordability, Alternative Transportation, Local, Princeton | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Route 1 Growth Strategy Should Inform Princeton Development

What can be done about traffic in Princeton? Everyone has a theory, but what do the experts say? The New Jersey Department of Transportation in association with the Vorhees Transportation Center in the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University recently published a … Continue reading

Posted in Alternative Transportation, Density, Local, Princeton, Smart Growth, Sustainability, Traffic, Transit, Zoning | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

Is That A Good Deal?? ‘Europe In Princeton’

As part of an occasional series where we cast an eye over the Princeton, NJ rental and real estate market, we invite you to comment on a local listing that we have pulled more or less at random off Craigslist. … Continue reading

Posted in Good Deal? | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Are ‘Playborhoods’ The Best Indicator Of Livable Communities?

When thinking about walkability and a livable neighborhood, several things let us know  when we’re getting it right. Are these things present in Princeton?

Posted in Community, Complete Streets | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Happy Hour Still On! Come inside!

OK the rain is a bit of a downer on our outdoor happy hour but we are still here in the main street bar and grill in princeton shopping center! come on in to the bar and find us!!!

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Promoting And Strengthening A Walkable Princeton

Tonight is a special moment for ‘Walkable Princeton’! For the first time (hopefully the first of many times!) our team will be getting together with local residents and members of the community to discuss walkability. We will be at Clocktower … Continue reading

Posted in Affordability, Alternative Transportation, Biking, Community, Complete Streets, Density, Downtown Vibrancy, Princeton, Smart Growth, Sustainability, Traffic, Trails, Transit, Walking, Zoning | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Huge Google Street View Update for Princeton!

In the last few days, a massive update of Google Street View in Princeton has seen miles of new imagery of local streets hit the web.

Posted in Princeton, Trails, Walking | Tagged | Leave a comment