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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: June 10, 2021 – July 16, 2021

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: June 10, 2021 – July 16, 2021

Our regularly posted News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. Check below for New Jersey headlines, crash reports, and the latest from around the county and the world.     NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Princeton’s Pedestrian & Bicycle Advisory Committee awarded for safety measures June 11, 2021 – centraljersey.com Jersey City…read more →

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: May 7, 2021 – June 9, 2021

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: May 7, 2021 – June 9, 2021

Our regularly posted News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. Check below for New Jersey headlines, crash reports, and the latest from around the county and the world.     NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Main Street/Route 71 Improvement Project in Asbury Park May 11, 2021 – ahherald.com South Amboy Receives $1…read more →

Summarizing High Injury Networks: The What, Why, and How

Summarizing High Injury Networks: The What, Why, and How

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), road traffic collisions are a leading cause of death in the United States for people aged 1–54. In 2019, there were 33,244 fatal motor vehicle crashes involving 36,096 deaths in the country, which translates into a crash rate of 11 deaths per 100,000 people and 1.11 deaths per 100 million…read more →

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: April 7, 2021 – May 6, 2021

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: April 7, 2021 – May 6, 2021

Our regularly posted News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. Check below for New Jersey headlines, crash reports, and the latest from around the county and the world.   NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Safety Improvements Were Recommended for Spot Where Westfield Bicyclist Hit Monday April 7, 2021 – tapinto.net Garwood To…read more →

Nominations are open for the 2021 Complete Streets Awards!

Nominations are open for the 2021 Complete Streets Awards!

We need your help in finding the 2021 Complete Streets Award Winners! If you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to advancing Complete Streets, Submit Your Nominations Today!!   The New Jersey Bicycle & Pedestrian Resource Center and the New Jersey Department of Transportation are pleased to invite nominations for the 2021 Complete Streets Champions and Complete Streets…read more →

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: February 23, 2021 – April 6, 2021

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: February 23, 2021 – April 6, 2021

Our regularly posted News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. Check below for New Jersey headlines, crash reports, and the latest from around the county and the world. NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Jersey City and Lyft team up to bring Citi Bike total up to 650, add 300 in Hoboken February…read more →

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: January 20, 202 – February 22, 2021

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed: January 20, 202 – February 22, 2021

Our regularly posted News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. Check below for New Jersey headlines, crash reports, and the latest from around the county and the world. NJ Bike/Ped Headlines 20 mph limit and new enforcement policies among dozens of strategies in Hoboken’s Vision Zero draft plan January 24,…read more →

Recommended Readings: Where Bicycle & Pedestrian Planning Meets Equity

Recommended Readings: Where Bicycle & Pedestrian Planning Meets Equity

Are you looking for stocking stuffers for the upcoming holiday season? Check out our list of recommended readings and books that cover the intersection of bicycle/pedestrian planning and the theme of race, class, and inequality. Right of Way by Angie Schmitt Journalist Angie Schmitt critiques how decades of planning has normalized an expectation for pedestrian fatalities. Expectations that she emphasizes…read more →

How to Encourage Bicycling Through the Winter

How to Encourage Bicycling Through the Winter

Over the last decade, cycling has experienced significant growth across the US as more people realize its convenience and affordability, and more governments understand the critical role of bicycling in mitigating road congestion and climate change. Moreover, the current COVID-19 pandemic and imposed lifestyle changes have caused a cycling boom. According to The Union Cycliste Internationale, “Sales – particularly of…read more →