Montclair, New Jersey Print
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Lead Agency: Office for Aging
Action Plan Download
Montclair developed its action plan focusing on the four areas of housing, outdoor spaces and buildings, transportation, and community supports and health services. The resulting action plan commits to improving public infrastructure by enhancing streets and creating safer pedestrian crossings, increasing access to transportation, easing zoning restrictions to build ADUs, and increasing the availability of alternative accessible and affordable housing options. The plan also commits to increasing access to health care and caregiving support.
Action Plan Highlights
Outdoor SpacesPromote walkability and increase sidewalk repair services.
TransportationIncrease awareness of alternative transportation options like rideshare. short term car rental services, and senior bus services.
Health and Community Servicesincrease health screenings and promote health corner stores.