Local NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed for June 15 – July 1, 2014

 NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Hackettstown Police Department Announce ‘Pedestrian Safety Program’ results

NJ.com – June 30th

Bloomfield Avenue Complete Corridor Plan Presented at Bloomfield College

Baristanet.com – June 30th

Explore the Jersey Shore by Bicycle

Atlantic Highlands Herald – June 30th

Ringwood Seeking $1.38M Federal Grant to Make Skyline Safer for Peds, Bikes

NorthJersey.com – June 29th

Pedestrian Safety is Focus of Latest Police Campaign

North Brunswick Sentinel – June 26th

Jersey City Council Tables Plan to Create Pedestrian Plaza on Newark Avenue

NJ.com – June 26th

After Mom and Baby Hit by Truck, Metuchen Residents Push for Safer Streets

NJ.com – June 26th

Glen Ridge Intersection Getting Extra Attention

NorthJersey.com – June 26th

Haworth Seeks Grant to Improve Sidewalks and Crosswalks

NorthJersey.com – June 26th

Title Search Reveals Questions, Answers about Rails to Trails property initiative

NorthJersey.com – June 26th

Mahwah Announces 2014 Road Repairs

NorthJersey.com – June 26th

Pequannock Sidewalk Renovations Delayed Due to Permit

NorthJersey.com – June 25th

Tips that’ll Get You Out on Trails

NorthJersey.com – June 25th

Suggestions In for Improving Essex County’s Bloomfield Avenue

NorthJersey.com – June 23rd

North Jersey Bike-Sharing Program Faces Delays

The Wall Street Journal – June 20th

Waldwick Council to Seek Grant for Sidewalk on Hopper

NorthJersey.com – June 19th

‘Complete streets’ Policy OK’d in New Milford

NorthJersey.com – June 19th

Franklin Lakes School Board Eyes Fix of Sidewalk to Woodside

NorthJersey.com – June 19th

Mayor Rescues Pedestrian Hurt in Partial Building Collapse in New Jersey

NBC 4 New York – June 18th

LBI Officials Want Pedestrians to be Smarter about Crossing the Street

NJ.com – June 18th

HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP: New Roads May be Pedestrian, Bike Friendly

Hopewell Valley News – June 18th

Grant to Expand Local Trail

The Daily Journal – June 17th

‘Complete Streets’ Makes it Easier, Safer for Everyone to Get Around

NJ.com – June 16th

 

Crash Report

Cyclist Taken to Hospital After Crash with Car in West Windsor

NJ.com – June 30th

Driver Sought In Camden County Hit-And-Run

CBS Philadelphia – June 29th

Boy, 9, Injured in Hit-And-Run in Camden

ABC 6 Philadelphia – June 28th

Hasbrouck Heights Woman and her Dog Struck and Killed by SUV, Police Say

NJ.com – June 27th

14-Year-Old Bicyclist Struck and Killed in West Deptford

ABC 6 Philadelphia – June 26th

Hackensack Hit-And-Run Leaves Little Ferry Man With Broken Leg

NJ.com – June 26th

10-Year-Old Girl Riding Bicycle Struck by Car in Newark

ABC 7 New York – June 24th

Newark Man Struck by Hit-And-Run Driver in Passaic, Report Says

NJ.com – June 23rd

Hit-And-Run Crash injures Metuchen pedestrian

NJ.com – June 19th

71-Year Old Cyclist Dies from SUV Crash Injuries, Franklin Cops Say

NJ.com – June 18th

 

Opinion

Glen Ridge editorial: Not Just a Walk in the Park(ing lot)

NorthJersey.com – June 26th

Bike Commuter Journal – It’s Not about Exercise

West Windsor Bicycle and Pedestrian Alliance – June 23rd

 

National

The Science (and Maps) Behind Finding Available Citi Bikes and Docks

StreetsBlog.org – June 30th

Oregon Study Finds 94 Percent of Cyclists Stop at Red Lights

StreetsBlog.com – June 30th

Bike Share’s Gender Gap

BikeLeague.org – June 27th

Creating a Lifelong Community

People for Bikes – June 26th

FHWA: Bike-Ped Investments Pay Off By Cutting Traffic and Improving Health

StreetsBlog.com – June 26th

Ready, Fire, Aim: How to Make a Great Protected Bike Lane Pilot Project

People for Bikes – June 25th

371 City Leaders Ask Boxer For More Local Control Over Bike/Ped Money

StreetsBlog.com – June 25th

UAB Professor Combines Pedestrian Safety with Technology to Help Birmingham-Area Children

Newswise.com – June 24th

Surprise! People Aged 60-79 Are Behind More Than a Third of the Biking Boom

StreetsBlog.com – June 20th

Kid-Sized Bike Share? Giving it a Spin in Paris

New Jersey Herald – June 18th

Beyond Hot Spots: One Man’s Hunt for Pedestrian Dangers

NextCity.com – June 17th

Cyclist Injuries Declined More in Cities With Bike-Share Than Without It

StreetsBlog.com – June 16th

 

Video

Long Beach Island Street Speed/Stopping Demonstration

New Jersey 101.5 – June 19th

 

STREETFACTS #4: Children Have Lost the Freedom to Roam

Streetfilms.com – June 17th

 

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