Murphy reiterates plan to veto incentives extension, hopes for ‘common ground’

Gov. Phil Murphy doubled down on his pledge to veto a bill to extend New Jersey’s embattled tax incentive programs, while still offering hope for a compromise with state lawmakers.

Gilbane moves New Jersey office to downtown Newark

Gilbane Building Co. is moving its New Jersey office to downtown Newark, in a nod to the construction firm’s growing ties to the city as well as its recent expansion in the state.

Kearny Point, Bell Works among sites eligible for EDA rent grants for startups

The state has approved nine locations at which technology or life sciences startups can apply for rent support grants that would help them move into incubators, accelerators or co-working spaces, including some of New Jersey’s largest redevelopment projects.

NJIT touts plans for new apartments, next phase of Gateway project in Newark

The New Jersey Institute of Technology has unveiled its latest expansion plans in Newark, joining developer PRC Group and city officials on Wednesday to detail a proposed 99-unit apartment building on its campus.

New EDA incentive aimed at spurring projects, research near N.J. colleges

Businesses that locate near New Jersey’s colleges and universities and form research partnerships with the institutions can now qualify for enhanced tax credits under the Grow New Jersey program, the state Economic Development Authority said Thursday.

NJIT unveils new manufacturing training center in Newark

The New Jersey Institute of Technology has opened the doors to a new training and prototyping facility focused on feeding the state’s growing manufacturing sector.

NJIT, public officials celebrate $86M renovation project at Newark campus

A former high school in Newark has found new life as a New Jersey Institute of Technology academic and research building, following an $86 million renovation that the university unveiled Thursday.