Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed For Sept 17 – Oct 1, 2012

Welcome to the NJ Bike/Ped News Feed for the second half of September! We’ve scoured the web to bring you all of the latest news on bicycle and pedestrian issues occurring in New Jersey and the region.  Click past the break to see all of the news!

Enjoy!

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

West Windsor Biking and Walking up 18%

West Windsor Bicycle and Pedestrian Alliance – September 16, 2012

Mantua Township Claims the First Suburban Complete Streets Policy

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia – September 19, 2012

4-Way Stop is First for Chatham Township

Chatham Courier – September 20, 2012

Glen Ridge Seeks More Crosswalks, Adjusted Traffic Lights on Ridgewood Avenue

NorthJersey.com – September 20, 2012

New Bike Path Connector Project Improves Wildwoods’ “Bikeability”

Cape May County Herald – September 22, 2012

NJ Transit Acts to Curb Track Deaths

NorthJersey.com – September 23, 2012

Advocates Change Parking Spaces into Mini Parks

The Daily Targum – September 24, 2012

$3.6M Walkway Connects Greenway to Bridgewater

Somerville Today – September 24, 2012

Middlesex Greenway Opens in Grand Fashion on Sep. 15

WalkBikeJersey Blog – September 25, 2012

Two Major Intersections to Undergo Upgrades

Newark Patch – September 25, 2012

Haledon Police Issue 94 Tickets for Crosswalk Violations

NorthJersey.com – September 25, 2012

Council Seeks Grant Funds for Transportation Projects

The Hub – September 26, 2012

New Jersey’s Largest City Adopts Complete Streets Policy

Mobilizing the Region – September 26, 2012

Save the Date: MAP-21 Conference in New Jersey

Mobilizing the Region – September 26, 2012

Crash Report

Woman Struck by Vehicle at Citi Group Complex

Warren Patch – September 11, 2012

Couple Leaving NJ temple, Struck by Car, Killed

ABC27 – September 15, 2012

Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Car in Florence

Phillyburbs.com – September 17, 2012

Pedestrian Killed in Route 3 Accident in Clifton yet to be Identified

NorthJersey.com – September 17, 2012

Update: Police Identify Man Killed in Accident on Main Street in Middletown

Middletown Patch – September 17, 2012

Cyclist Struck by Car, Sent to Hospital

Chatham Patch – September 18, 2012

Student Pedestrian Hospitalized after Sustaining Injury from Rutgers Police Car

New Brunswick Today – September 19, 2012

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Lakewood

Ocean County Family and Community News – September 20, 2012

Utility Worker Injured in Colonial Road Hit-and-Run

Wyckoff-Franklin Lakes Patch – September 20, 2012

River Dell Student Killed in Route 4 Pedestrian Accident

Teaneck Patch – September 23, 2012

Two Pedestrians Struck by Vehicle in North Middletown

Middletown Patch – September 23, 2012

Pedestrian Struck by Car on Main Street Suffers Serious Injuries

Manalapan Patch – September 27, 2012

Pedestrian Struck by Car Crossing Route 9 Suffers Minor Injuries

Howell Patch – September 18, 2012

Child Pedestrian Struck in Woodbridge

MyCentralJersey.com – September 20, 2012

NJ Transit Bus Hits, Kills Pedestrian

The Sacramento Bee – September 27, 2012

Update: 14-Year Old Student Hit by Teen Driver, Police Say

Bridgewater Patch – September 27, 2012

Opinion

Drivers vs. Bicyclists in New Jersey: Can They Coexist?

New Jersey Newsroom – September 21, 2012

 National

League of American Bicyclists Introduces “Diamond” Bike-Friendly Status

Streetsblog – September 20, 2012

Bike-Powerd E-Waste Recycler Could Keep your Electronics from Murdering the Planet

Grist – September 21, 2012

Walk Score Factors in the Ineffable Qualities that make Neighborhoods Great

Streetsblog – September 25, 2012

 Videos

The Inaugural National Women’s Bicycle Summit
http://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.www.universalsubtitles.org/embed.js

Streetsblog – September 21, 2012

Shifting into High Gear at Pro Walk Pro Bike 2012
http://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.www.universalsubtitles.org/embed.js

Streetsblog – September 21, 2012

Vancouver’s Velo Vision: Safe Biking for All Ages
http://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.www.universalsubtitles.org/embed.js

Streetsblog – September 27, 2012

DOT and TLC Unveil New Anti-Dooring Video and Decal


Streetsblog – September 25, 2012

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