Somerset County has adopted a Complete Streets Policy after passing a resolution on October 11, 2016.
The township of Pemberton recently released its new Complete Streets Policy and Plan.
Residents and visitors to New Brunswick recently enjoyed the first Ciclovia of 2016 on April 24th. The popular "open streets" event makes 4 miles of roadways available for people to walk, run, bicycle, and play, free from vehicular traffic. Attendees enjoyed a wide range of activities along with spectacular sunshine and a perfect temperature. Check … Continue reading A New Year Brings Ciclovia Back to New Brunswick
Millburn is officially ready to break ground on its Complete Streets initiative. On March 15, the Essex County township unanimously approved a bond ordinance for $8.2 million, and will make a down payment of $391,000 to get the project rolling. Millburn mayor Ted Bourke, who has been involved with the project since its conception in … Continue reading Millburn Ready to Break Ground on Complete Streets
News Spotlight | April 2nd - April 16th, 2016: Smart Growth America Releases its Annual Best Complete Streets Policies of 2015 +"The Best Complete Streets Policies of 2015," Smart Growth America, April 2016 This week Smart Growth America came out with its annual report and rankings of Complete Streets policies, and once again New Jersey was … Continue reading Smart Growth America Releases Its Annual Best Complete Streets Policies of 2015
On Sunday, April 24, 2016, New Brunswick will hold the first of four Ciclovía events this year. The New Brunswick Ciclovía opens the city’s streets to pedestrian and bicycle traffic to encourage active modes of transportation, community engagement, and healthy living. Pedestrians will be free to run, bike, walk, skate, dance, or amble the Ciclovía … Continue reading Ciclovia Returns to New Brunswick for its 4th Year
Thursday March 17th, 2016 marked the first New Jersey Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) of the year. BPAC is hosted and chaired by the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center (VTC) at Rutgers University every four months (March, June, September, and December), with phone and in-person subcommittee meetings happening at the quarterly meetings and at … Continue reading March Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting Update
On Saturday, February 27, the New Jersey Bike & Walk Coalition hosted their annual New Jersey Bike & Walk Summit.
On January 28th and 29th the New Jersey chapter of the American Planning Association hosted its annual Conference in New Brunswick.
This month Jersey City announced its much-anticipated launch of its bicycle share program, Citi Bike Jersey City.