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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed August 8, 2017 – September 29, 2017

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed August 8, 2017 – September 29, 2017

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

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Lawrence Hopewell Trail & Mercer County Park Commission hosting 4th annual Full Moon Ride Sept. 9
Aug 9 – NJ.com

Get app, ride bike free in South Jersey’s Gloucester Township
August 16 – Philly.com

Ocean City Bike Forum Stresses Safety
Aug 24 – OCNJdaily.com

Construction to begin on stretch of Millburn Avenue
Aug 28 – NJ.com

North Brunswick Targets Certain Roads For Pedestrian Safety
Aug 29 – Patch.com

Cycling deaths climbing toward a record
Sept 3 – Northjersey.com

Grand Street changes designed to make street safer for all | Feedback
Sept 5 – NJ.com

Newark Gets ‘Complete Streets’ Award For Bike Ironbound
Sept 6 – Patch.com

Grant Helps Harvey Cedars Raise Traffic, Pedestrian Safety Awareness
Sept 6 – Thesandpaper.com

Somerville wins state award for keeping streets safe
Sept 7 – NJ.com

School pedestrian safety PSAs filmed with Prosecutor’s Office, local police departments
Sept 9 – Northjersey.com

‘Complete Streets’ program helps retrofit NJ towns for pedestrians and cyclists
Sept 10 – NJ1015.COM

Millburn Township Complete Streets Project Honored with Excellence Award
Sept 12 – Tapinto.net

Bergen County officials begin pedestrian safety program
Sept 12 – Newjersey.news12.com

Could a 1,650-mile trail network connect New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut?
Sept 14 – NY.curbed.com

SAGE Eldercare offers pedestrian safety program
Sept 15 – NJ.com

Bike Sharing Takes Hold In Asbury Park
Sept 26 – Asbury Park Sun

Ridgewood forum to explore benefits of walkable neighborhoods
Sept 26 – Thenorthjersey.com

Focus on Student and Pedestrian Safety Initiatives at 2017 America Walks Summit
Sept 27- Tapinto.net

Bad Street Design Puts Children at Risk, Implement Complete Streets
Sept 28 – Tapinto.net

Millennials Gravitating to Urban ‘Walkable’ Environments, But Also Leaving NJ
Sept 28 – Statebroadcastnews.com

Breakneck Ridge to Close for Repairs Next Year
Sept 29 – Theexaminernews.com

Crash Reports

Pedestrian Hit By Car In Hazlet Sunday
Sept 4 – Patch.com

Pedestrian struck and killed on Black Horse Pike
Aug 29 – NJ.com

Driver Strikes, Kills 15-Year-Old Riding Bike Along NJ Road: PD
Aug 20 – NBCPhiladelphia.com

Dangerous, deadly week on N.J. roads with multiple pedestrian crashes
Aug 25 – NJ.com

Pedestrian Killed In Parsippany
Sept 1 – Patch.com

Pedestrian struck and killed on S.R. 70
Sept 3 – Heraldtribune.com

Lakewood man arrested after crash injures pedestrian
Sept 3 – App.com

Boy, 14, Hit By Car In Hazlet Sunday, Remains Critical
Sept 4 – Patch.com

Pedestrian hit in Newton, motorist charged
Sept 12 – Njherald.com

Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Route 73
Sept 17 – NJ.com

Driver faces charges after pedestrian killed in Newark
Sept 23 – NJ.com

Pedestrian Hit, Seriously Injured In Toms River: Police
Sept 23 – Patch.com

2 hospitalized after ATV hits pedestrian, State Police say
Sept 23 – NJ.com

Long Branch off-duty cop kills pedestrian in crash
Sept 23 – App.com

Cops seek witnesses after pedestrian killed in Woodbury crash
Sept 24 – NJ.com

Pedestrian suffers minor injury after being struck by car
Sept 25 – Njherald.com

SUV Smashes Into Hudson County Bus Stop, Kills Pedestrian: Reports
Sept 26 – Patch.com

Car Hits Pedestrian In Caldwell Diner Parking Lot: Police
Sept 29 – Patch.com

Pedestrian struck, killed by car on Truck Routes 1 & 9 in Jersey City
Sept 27 – NJ.com

Pedestrian killed in Route 611 accident, state police say
Sept 29 – Lehighvalleylive.com

National

By Taxing Bicyclists, Has Oregon Paved The Way To The Future Of Infrastructure Funding?
Sept 5 – Forbes.com

Census finds our ride to work has gotten longer
Sept 14 – Thehour.com

Bicyclists get free roadside assistance in Connecticut city
Sept 16 – Njherald.com

Pedestrian etiquette guide: How to use the sidewalk like a good person
Sept 22 – Sf.curbed.com

International

If You Build It, the Dutch Will Pedal
Sept 6 – NYTimes.com

Make tracks: ride the world’s newest cycling routes
Sep 16 – Theguardian.com

Should cyclists have to take a riding test?
Sept 21 – BBC.com

Montreal wants new rules for trucks to make things safer for pedestrians and cyclists
Sept 26 – Globalnews.ca

Bali island to host international cycling race
Sept 29 – News.Xinhuanet.com