Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed for January 16 – January 31, 2014

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Crosswalk safety during winter months

NorthJersey.com – January 16

B’ville police to enforce snow removal ordinances

NewJerseyHills.com – January 17

NJBWC presents the 2014 New Jersey Bike & Walk Summit on Sat., February 8

NJ.com – January 19

Gloucester County gets grant to put walking tour signs in Red Bank Battlefield

NJ.com – January 20

Take a virtual ride with Bike JC on the new Jersey City/Hoboken Bikeway

NJ.com – January 20

DRPA’s Next CEO Must Support Changing Transportation Preferences in South Jersey

Mobilizing the Region – January 21

Future of 22nd Street corridor topic of meeting

HudsonReporter.com – January 22

Atlantic City students devise community projects

Press of Atlantic City – January 23

Bernardsville looks to advance Mt. Airy Road project

NewJerseyHills.com – January 24

Centenary College working on agreement for new streetlights

LehighValleyLive.com – January 24

Haddonfield Update – A Partial Victory For Grove Street Bike Lanes

Walk Bike Jersey – January 26

New Jersey Pedestrian Safety Bills Get a Second Chance, with More Time for Consideration

Mobilizing the Region – January 27

Wayward pedestrians get ‘courtesy warning’ in Chatham

NewJerseyHills.com – January 28

Chatham Police Warn Pedestrians With Pink ‘Tickets’

Patch.com – January 29

Phases five and six of Hasbrouck Heights streetscape begins

NorthJersey.com – January 30

Show your support for for the new Bicycle and Pedestrian Infrastructure Financing Act

NJ.com – January 30

Hawthorne Police Department gives out safety tips

NorthJersey.com – January 30

Caldwell, Fairfield and West Caldwell receive county grants

NewJerseyHills.com – January 30

Reimagine Irvington Avenue

Seton Hall University – January 30

Belleville to put new pedestrian lights on Washington Avenue

NorthJersey.com – January 31

Road work priorities in Bernardsville to await cost study

NewJerseyHills.com – January 31

 

Crash Report

NJ man arrested for hit-and-run accident that killed 84-year-old pedestrian

DailyJournal.com – January 17

Man dies after being struck by car in Monroe Township accident

NJ.com – Jaunary 19

Man walking near NJ intersection killed by car

WashingtonTimes.com – January 20

Teen hit by car walking to bus in Voorhees, N.J.

ABCLocal.Go.com – January 21

 

Opinion

Pinky’s Corner: State must get tough on jaywalkers

PressofAtlanticCity.com – January 30

EDITORIAL: Take ‘warning’ seriously

NewJerseyHills.com – January 30

Show your support for the new Bicycle and Pedestrian Infrastructure Financing Act

NJ.com – January 30

 

National

The Suburb Where Everybody Can Walk to School

Streets Blog – January 17

Good Read: Report Argues Protected Bike Lanes Drive Economic Growth

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia – January 17

New Data on Women & Girls Riding

The League of American Bicyclists – January 17

Mayor Buckhorn unveils Tampa bike share details

TBO.com – January 21

Walking While Texting Is Dangerous

GuardianLV.com – January 22

Less Affluent Americans More Likely to Bike for Transportation

Streets Blog – January 24

Why you can’t walk and SMS

IOL.CO.ZA – January 24

Strap-on Skis for Your Bicycle

Atlantic Cities – January 27

‘I’m walkin’ here!’: NYC takes aim at jaywalking

NBC29.com – January 29

New Bill Would Make Bike/Ped Projects Eligible for TIFIA Loans

StreetsBlog.org – January 30

Magic Moments at National Bike Summit

The League of American Bicyclists – January 31

 

Videos


Austin Demonstrates How to Do Safe Passing Laws Right

Streets Blog – January 16


Very Cool Streetfilms News From…The Ukraine!

Streets Blog – January 22


A Bronx Blast From the Past: Car-Free Grand Concourse Gets CB 4 Support

Streets Blog – January 30

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