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Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed For Dec 15, 2012 – Jan 15, 2013

Local NJ Bike/Ped News Feed For Dec 15, 2012 – Jan 15, 2013

Welcome to the NJ Bike/Ped News Feed! We’ve scoured the web to bring you all of the latest news on bicycle and pedestrian issues occurring in New Jersey and the region. Click past the break to see all of the news!

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NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

New Analysis Identifies Most Dangerous Roads for Bicyclists in Northern New Jersey Counties

Mobilizing the Region – December 18, 2012

NJ Senate Panel Oks Pedestrian-Safety Bill Inspired by 2010 Death of Bayonne Woman

The Jersey Journal – December 18, 2012

Bergen County Had Most Bicycle Crashes in North Jersey, Analysis Finds

NJ.com – December 18, 2012

Monmouth County Third Most Dangerous for Biking in Northern New Jersey

Examiner.com – December 18, 2012

Warren Among Safest Counties in N.J. for Bicyclists

NJ.com – December 19, 2012

Report: Morris one of the Most Safe Counties in N.J. for Cyclists

Daily Record – December 20, 2012

Study: Flemington Area Most Dangerous Place to Cycle in Hunterdon

Hunterdon County Democrat – December 20, 2012

City Council Moves to Eliminate Sidewalk Inspection Fee

The Alternative Press – December 20, 2012

Cyclist Ticketed for Riding in Chatham Shoulder in Serious Left-Hook Crash

WalkBikeJersey Blog – December 26, 2012

N.J. Saw Fewer Deaths on Roadways in 2012, but Pedestrian Fatalities Increased

NJ,com – January 1, 2013

Burlington City Crossing Guards, Pedestrians Sound Off on NJ’s Most Dangerous Road

Phillyburbs.com – January 7, 2013

5 Injured in Escalator Accident at PATH Station in Jersey City

NorthJersey.com – January 7, 2013

New Analysis Calls for Improvements in Tracking Pedestrian Fatalities in New Jersey

Mobilizing the Region – January 10, 2013

Warren Resident Helps Raise Funds Through Cross-County Bike Tours

NewJerseyHills.com – January 11, 2013

Burlington County Bike Plan Project Goes Online

WalkBikeJersey Blog – January 12, 2013

Pittsgrove Receives $24,000 Grant for Parvin State Park Trails

South Jersey Times – January 14, 2013

Crash Report

Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk Outside Lord & Taylor

Westfield Patch – December 15, 2012

Teen Pedestrian Struck on Route 206

Hillsborough Patch – December 15, 2012

Next Door: Pedestrian Struck Near Train Station

Rumson-Fair Haven Patch – December 16, 2012

Bicyclist Seriously Hurt in Crash, Cops Say

Chatham Patch – December 19, 2012

Pedestrian Who Did Not Use Crosswalk Hit by Car While Crossing Passaic Avenue Last Night

The Alternative Press – December 19, 2012

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle near Woodbury Acme

South Jersey Times – December 20, 2012

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Nutley Car Accident

The Star-Ledger – December 21, 2012

North Plainfield Pedestrian When Hit by Clark Driver on Route 22

NJ.com – December 24, 2012

Teaneck Police Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver

Teaneck Patch – December 24, 2012

Son Backs Car Out of Driveway, Strikes Pedestrian

Manchester Patch – December 25, 2012

Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck on Route 10

Montville Patch – December 26, 2012

Pedestrian Who Hopped Concrete Barrier Struck and Killed in Brick

The Star-Ledger – December 24, 2012

Motorist Hits Pedestrian on Chestnut Street

Haddonfield-Haddon Township Patch – December 27, 2012

Teens Struck by Car on New Year’s Eve

The Caldwells Patch – January 1, 2013

Second Pedestrian Killed in North Brunswick in Less than Two Weeks

MyCentralJersey.com – January 2, 2013

2 Pedestrians Struck, Injured by Car in South NJ

New Jersey Herald – January 1, 2013

1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Crashes on Black Horse Pike

CourierPostOnline.com – January 2, 2013

Police Seek Driver in Caldwell Hit and Run

The Caldwells Patch – January 4, 2013

Driver Strikes Pedestrian, Flees Scene

Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch – January 6, 2013

Randolph Pedestrian Struck, Killed on Route 10 Early Tuesday Morning

NewJerseyHills.com – January 8, 2013

Six Pedestrian Struck by Driver at Auto Auction

NewJerseyHills.com – January 8, 2013

Pedestrian Hospitalized After Hit by Car, Cops Say

Hackettstown Patch – January 8, 2013

Pedestrian Struck on Franklin Avenue

Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch – January 9, 2013

Fort Lee Pedestrian Struck by Car Saturday Dies

NJ.com – January 13, 2013

Opinion

When Bicyclist and Pedestrian Fatalities Increase, Shouldn’t Investment Follow?

Mobilizing the Region – December 14, 2012

Who Are the Important Players for Bicycling in the 113th Congress?

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 3, 2013

Eyes on the Street: An Argument for Protected Bike Lanes in One Photograph

Streetsblog – January 7, 2013

Chris Quinn: Don’t Talk About Bike Lanes at Dinner Parties

Transportation Nation – January 11, 2013

Bloomberg on the Radio: Bike Share is the “Wave of the Future”

Streetsblog – January 11, 2013

Passed by 6 Inches – “Drive Fair, Pass Bicyclists with Care”

WalkBikeJersey Blog – January 11, 2013

National

DC’s Capital Bikeshare Expanding by 30 Percent

Transportation Nation – December 18, 2012

How to Build a Better Bike Lock – U.K. Foundation Offers Prize

Transportation Nation – December 19, 2012

A Few Surprises in New Bike Scores

The Atlantic Cities – December 19, 2012

LeBron James, Bike Commuter

Streetsblog – December 20, 2012

The Bike Bowl: College Towns Surge Ahead in Bike Commuting

Streetsblog – January 4, 2013

Workshops Announced for National Bike Summit

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 8, 2013

Houston’s Bike Share Program Takes a $750,000 Ride

KUHF Houston Public Radio – January 9, 2013

NYC to Add Citywide ‘Wayfinding’ Maps to Encourage Walking, Business

Transportation Nation – January 14, 2013

Videos

The Nastiest Cyclist vs. Driver Videos of 2012

The Atlantic Cities – December 17, 2012

Local Spokes: Community-Based Bike Advocacy in Chinatown and the Lower East Side

Streetsblog – January 15, 2013

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