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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed August 8, 2019 – September 5, 2019

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed August 8, 2019 – September 5, 2019

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

 

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Green light for a green mile of ‘rail with trail’ in N.J.
Aug. 10, 2019 – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Jersey City adopts electric scooter laws
Aug. 16, 2019 – HudsonReporter.com

Bordentown school board approves land easement to township for bike path
Aug. 19, 2019 – centraljersey.com

Westfield Bike Patrol Goes Electric
Aug. 21, 2019 – patch.com

Construction underway for bike, pedestrian trails at Crystal Lake Park
Aug. 23, 2019 – burlingtoncountytimes.com

Hoboken joins Vision Zero, seeks to eliminate pedestrian injuries by 2030
Aug. 28, 2019 – nj.com

New Brunswick’s Pedestrian Safety Campaign Focus of Recently Received Grant
Aug. 29, 2019 – tapinto.net

East Brunswick bike pathway project in preliminary engineering phase
Sep. 3, 2019 – centraljersey.com

Jersey City Unveils Protected Bike Lanes Network, Leading NJ on Strong Cycling Culture
Sep. 5, 2019 – InsiderNJ.com

 

Crash Reports

Bicyclist dies after being struck by tow truck in Paterson
Aug. 18, 2019 – northjersey.com

Two pedestrians die in late-night traffic accidents in Camden
Aug. 20, 2019 – Courier Post

New pedestrian crossing in Newton has additional safety features
Aug. 22, 2019 – njherald.com

Union City: Man Riding Electric Bike Collides With Car
Aug. 30, 2019 – patch.com

Pedestrian hit by car in Ocean City
Aug. 31, 2019 – Press of Atlantic City

Pedestrian hurt after hit-and-run crash in Sea Isle City, New Jersey
Sep. 2, 2019 – 6abc.com

Sea Bright accident leaves pedestrian seriously injured
Sep. 2, 2019 – nj.com

Pedestrian walking in road is struck, killed by 2 vehicles
Sep. 3, 2019 – njherald.com

Woman dies in Newark hit-and-run crash
Sep. 3, 2019 – abc7ny.com

Pedestrian Dies in S. Seaville Crash
Sep.3, 2019 – Cape May County Herald

 

National

Metro opens first bike share stations in the Valley
Aug. 8, 2019 – Curbed LA

D.C.’s oldest and most popular protected bike lane has ‘highest injury risk,’ study says
Aug. 15, 2019 – Washington Post

Citi Bike offers free month of membership to NYCHA tenants and SNAP recipients
Aug. 19, 2019 – Curbed New York

Downtown Cedar Rapids bike-share program to add scooters
Aug. 29, 2019 – kcrg.com

Electric bicycles could be coming to national park trails
Aug. 30, 2019 – PBS

City vows to fix bike lanes around the new span of the Kosciuszko Bridge
Aug. 30, 2019 – Curbed New York

Divvy partners with local bike shops to offer robust training for youth
Sep. 3, 2019 – Curbed Chicago

 

International

Dutch take cycling to a new level, with world’s biggest multistorey bike park
Aug. 19, 2019 – The Guardian