Transfer of Development Rights is a planning tool that can be customized to achieve the unique goals of individual municipalities, counties or regions. Provided below are examples of active TDR programs throughout New Jersey and the nation.

TDR Programs in New Jersey

  • NJ Pinelands Development Credit Program
  • NJ Highlands Council
  • Chesterfield Township, Burlington County
  • Lumberton Township, Burlington County

Examples of TDR Programs Nationwide

  • Long Island Pine Barrens, New York
  • Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, Nevada and California
  • Montgomery County, Maryland
  • Calvert County, Maryland
  • Charles County, Maryland
  • Collier County, Florida
  • Boulder County, Colorado


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