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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed May 31, 2016 –June 20, 2016

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed May 31, 2016 –June 20, 2016

Our biweekly News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. NJ Bike/Ped Headlines NJ Transit tests commuters on pedestrian distractions NorthJersey.com – June 19, 2016 Dozens of cars not stopping at Jersey City intersection Jersey Journal – June 21, 2016 City bonds to pave Washington St. Hudson Reporter – June 5,…read more →

Ramsey hosts first Bicycle Rodeo

Ramsey hosts first Bicycle Rodeo

On Friday, June 10th, 2016 the Borough of Ramsey in Bergen County hosted their first Bicycle Rodeo. New Jersey Ambassadors in Motion (AIM) were asked by the Ramsey Environmental Commission to assist with the event. A bicycle rodeo focuses on building skills to reduce risk of crashes and other dangers among bicyclists. Rodeos vary in size and intended audience, and…read more →

Ambassadors Assist at Two Middlesex Bicycle Rodeos

Ambassadors Assist at Two Middlesex Bicycle Rodeos

On May 17, 2016 at Campbell Elementary School in Metuchen and May 20, 2016 at Hazelwood Elementary School in the Borough of Middlesex, the New Jersey Ambassadors in Motion joined with Keep Middlesex Moving (KMM) to facilitate a bicycle rodeo. A bicycle rodeo is an educational event that provides an opportunity for participants to learn about and practice their bicycle…read more →

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed May 14, 2016 – May 31, 2016

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed May 14, 2016 – May 31, 2016

Our biweekly News Feed provides you with convenient links on the latest news in the bicycle and pedestrian world. NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Transit Village means new plans for Long Branch Asbury Park Press – May 29, 2016 Clinton launches Street Smart pedestrian safety campaign NJ.com – May 23, 2016 Rutgers study estimates cost to build and maintain NJDOT roads MyCentralJersey…read more →

Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed April 30th – May 13th, 2016

Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed April 30th – May 13th, 2016

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines Local Residents Opt to Bike to Work this Month New Jersey Herald – May 13, 2016 Highlands Greenway Study Reviewed by EC in West Milford North Jersey – May 12, 2016 It’s Beginning to Feel a lot Like Bicycle Week Nyack News & Views – May 12, 2016 Newark to host ceremony for bike tour honoring fallen…read more →

Pemberton Township Has New Complete Streets Policy and Plan

Pemberton Township Has New Complete Streets Policy and Plan

The township of Pemberton recently released its new Complete Streets Policy and Plan, putting forth a framework to guide municipal and county decisions concerning roadway improvements, as well as providing direction to public officials in establishing Township-wide Complete Street priorities, performance targets, and specific action items. Along with a Complete Streets policy, Pemberton has included a detailed plan of guidelines…read more →

Bike Share – Not Just for the Big City

Bike Share – Not Just for the Big City

It seems like every year is a banner year for bike share systems in America’s largest cities. New York’s Citi Bike saw an impressive 24% increase in annual trips last year, breaking the 10 million trip mark. Capital Bikeshare, which serves the Washington DC area, continues to expand its service area and membership. However, these relative colossi are not the…read more →

Metuchen Healthy Kids Day

Metuchen Healthy Kids Day

On Saturday April 30, New Jersey Ambassadors in Motion attended Healthy Kids Day at the Metuchen YMCA. This year marks 25 years since YMCA began the Healthy Kids Day Initiative, an event that is celebrated across the country and engages over 1.2 million people. The purpose of the day is to improve health for kids and families by creating active…read more →