Audience at New Jersey Future Smart Growth Awards in Newark, NJ, watches a video about one of the award winners. Audience at New Jersey Future Smart Growth Awards in Newark, NJ, watches a video about one of the award winners.

NEWARK, NJ—Former New Jersey Gov. James J. Florio was praised by smart growth advocates “one of the best public servants in our state and nation” as he received the Cary Edwards Leadership Award from New Jersey Future last night.