Sign Up!

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed February 6, 2020 – February 27, 2020

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed February 6, 2020 – February 27, 2020

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

Sophomore sues U. over poorly maintained sewer grate
January 9, 2020 – dailyprincetonian.com

Mountain Bike group wants to help Westfield build trail in Brightwood Park
February 6, 2020 – tapinto.net

Fair Lawn issues 42 summonses in pedestrian safety effort
February 6, 2020 – tapinto.net

Pedestrian hit in unmarked crosswalk: Who’s at fault?
February 13, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Madison schools hold “Valentine’s Walk to School Day”
February 14, 2020 – tapinto.net

Bayonne to bond for $10M to build 2 pedestrian bridges over dangerous highway
February 20, 2020 – nj.com

Route 33 pedestrian crossing light unveiled in Hightstown
February 24, 2020 – centraljersey.com

Pemberton seeking $100k for road study
February 24, 2020 – burlingtoncountytimes.com

 

Crash Reports

Middlesex County pedestrian killed in hit-and-run along Route 34
February 6, 2020 – nj1015.com

Ridgefield pedestrian struck by van from Palisades Park
February 11, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Police in NJ investigating crash that seriously injured pedestrian
February 11, 2020 – wfmz.com

Pedestrian struck, killed by driver on Atlantic City Expressway in Winslow Township
February 13, 2020 – 6abc.com

Ridgefield pedestrian struck by car Saturday afternoon
February 15, 2020 – northjersey.com

NJ Transit bus driver charged with fatally striking pedestrians on her route, leaving scene
February 18, 2020 – nj.com

Pedestrian struck by car in Pine Beach
February 19, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Police ID pedestrian struck, killed on NJ Turnpike in Edison
February 22, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Pedestrian struck on Route 29 in Ewing Township, New Jersey, police say
February 24, 2020 – 6abc.com

Lyndhurst pedestrian, 80, struck by SUV driven by township resident, 18
February 24, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Pedestrian, 33, struck and killed while crossing highway in Monmouth County
February 24, 2020 – nj.com

Haddonfield Fire Truck strikes woman crossing street: Police
February 24, 2020 – patch.com

Pedestrian struck, injured by NJ Transit train in Bergen County
February 25, 2020 – nj.com

17-year-old struck and killed by NJ Transit train
February 26, 2020 – nj.com

 

National

Pittsburgh unveils master plan to significantly expand bike lanes
February 7, 2020 – nextpittsburgh.com

Toll continues to mount for pedestrians and bicyclists, the victims in one in five traffic deaths
February 9, 2020 – salon.com

Pedestrian safety alert: How town is confronting rise in pedestrian injuries, deaths
February 14, 2020 – lohud.com

Applications open for state bicycle, pedestrian planning grants
February 17, 2020 – laurinburgexchange.com

Northern Virginia pedestrians, cyclists to see better paths after funds approved
February 19, 2020 – wtop.com

Citi Bike brings e-bikes back to New York City Bike Share
February 19, 2020 – bicycling.com

Richmond-San Rafael Bridge bike/ped path to close on weekdays later this month
February 21, 2020 – sfgate.com

Fort Myers Beach roadway improvements coming with goal of reduced traffic congestion, pedestrian ‘connectivity’
February 23, 2020 – news-press.com

Region launches pedestrian safety message
February 24, 2020 – henricocitizen.com

As pedestrian crashes rise in Triangle, police use 3D technology to bolster investigations
February 24, 2020 – wral.com

NHTSA announces release of $562 million in highway safety grants
February 24, 2020 – wnypapers.com

Call for safety measures after fatal pedestrian accidents
February 25, 2020 – nbcconnecticut.com

SMPD stepping up pedestrian and bicycle safety enforcement
February 25, 2020 – keyt.com

Curry to ask state for $2M to keep pedestrians safe, fight violence, prevent veteran suicide
February 25, 2020 – news4jax.com

Carson City Sheriff’s Office joins law enforcement statewide with pedestrian safety campaign
February 25, 2020 – carsonnow.org

Patchogue introduces reckless bicycling penalties
February 26, 2020 – patch.com

After early speed bumps, Palo Alto steers bike boulevards in a new direction
February 26, 2020 – paloaltoonline.com

Senate votes to make drivers stop for people waiting to use crosswalk
February 26, 2020 – dispatch.com

U.S. pedestrian deaths spike to highest level in 30 years
February 27, 2020 – thedailybeast.com