NJ Bike/Ped News Feed October 14 – November 11, 2016

Our biweekly News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world.

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Hoboken PD to launch ‘Walk Safe’ pedestrian campaign
October 17, 2016 – Patch.com

Opinion: Boy’s death a call to action (again) against jitney bus drivers
October 18, 2016 – NJ.com

Speeding targeted on Bernards Township Road
October 17, 2016 – NewJerseyHills.com

Center City Philadelphia commuters increasingly arrive by bike
October 20, 2016 – Streetsblog.net

Roxbury to seek state funds to improve Main Street, Succasunna
October 23, 2016 – NewJerseyHills.com

Are NJ school zones too dangerous for pedestrians?
October 26, 2016 – NJ1015.com

More cops on this Hudson road to stop speeders, save lives: prosecutor
October 27, 2016 – NJ.com

Is Allen Road dangerous? County conducts study
October 28, 2016 – Patch.com

North Plainfield joins state safety campaign to reduce pedestrian-motor vehicle crashes
November 1, 2016 – TapInto.net

Concerned residents, officials discuss roadway safety
November 3, 2016 – EssexNewsDaily.com

N.J. votes to dedicate gas tax revenue to transportation projects
November 9, 2016 – NJ.com

Crash Reports

Pedestrian struck, killed on I-295 in Burlington Co.
October 14, 2016 – 6abc.com

Pedestrian hit by van on highway, police say
October 14, 2016 – NJ.com

Boy dies after being hit by bus in Jersey City
October 14, 2016 – NJ.com

Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by car in Cinnaminson
October 16, 2016 – Patch.com

Police: Drunk van driver hit Middletown woman
October 17, 2016 – App.com

Pedestrian critical after being struck in Pine Hill, NJ
October 19, 2016 – 6ABC.com

Pedestrian struck and killed in Tenafly
October 25, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Retired Christian Brothers Academy Brother kills in pedestrian crash
October 27, 2016 – NJ1015.com

Pedestrian killed in Burlington County hit-and-run identified
October 31, 2016 – 6ABC.com

Two 15-year-olds struck by car in Rockaway Township
October 31, 2016 – NewJerseyHills.com

Bergen man dies in bicycle crash: police
November 1, 2016 – Patch.com

Cranford pedestrian hit by car, transported to hospital
November 2, 2016 – Patch.com

2 People crossing street struck by car in Old Bridge, NJ
November 2, 2016 – ABC7NY.com

Pedestrian struck, seriously injured by NJ Transit bus in Summit
November 2, 2016 – NJ.com

Landisville man struck by car and killed
November 3, 2016 – theDailyJournal.com

12-year-old bicyclist hit by car in Monroe
November 4, 2016 – MyCentralJersey.com

NJ Transit bus strikes, kills pedestrian in Atlantic County
November 6, 2016 – NJ.com

Halloween Hit-and-Run Leaves Young Girl and Toddler Injured
November 6, 2016 – New Brunswick Today

Woman walking dog killed by hit-and-run driver
November 8, 2016 – NJ.com

National

Tips for drivers and pedestrians to stay safe
October 15, 2016 – WashingtonPost.com

Building community through bike repair
October 19, 2016 – CityLab.com

Walk on by: How not to improve walkability measures
October 24, 2016 – CityObservatory.org

Pedestrian-shaming campaigns have got to stop
October 28, 2016 – Curbed.com

Why American trucks are so deadly for pedestrians and cyclists
October 31, 2016 – usa.streetsblog.org

How driverless cars could empower pedestrians
November 1, 2016 – CityLab.com

America’s road trip: will the US ever kick the car habit?
November 2, 2016 – TheGuardian.com

Stop climate change: Move to the city, start walking
November 3, 2016 – Salon.com

This bike lane can save your life
November 7, 2016 – Bloomberg.com

New York’s plague of blocked bike lanes
November 8, 2016 – CityLab.com

Video

Motherload 2016 trailer
October, 2016 – Vimeo.com

Designing urban transportation for an equitable 21st century
October 19, 2016 – YouTube.com

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