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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed June 10, 2019 – August 7, 2019

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed June 10, 2019 – August 7, 2019

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

 

 

 

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

How Atlantic City can become bike-friendly
June 21, 2019 – pressofatlanticcity.com

Bicycle-friendly Brick? Improvements would cost millions
June 27, 2019 – app.com

Relief for cyclists: Port Authority to install new bike storage pod at Journal Square PATH Station
July 2, 2019 – nj.com

Hoboken Mayor wants to try ‘protected bike lane’ on Clinton St.
July 11, 2019 – patch.com

‘Paper’ street to become pedestrian plaza
July 12, 2019 – hudsonreporter.com

New electric scooter share program will launch in Asbury Park
July 16, 2019 – patch.com

Camden County gets $1.2 million for cross-county trail
July 23, 2019 – patch.com

Acting Gov. Oliver visits South Orange to announce Main Street New Jersey grants
July 31, 2019 – patch.com

Safer streets are around the corner
August 1, 2019 – hudsonreporter.com

Hoboken Mayor, E-Scooter vendors agree to new fee
August 6, 2019 – patch.com

Update on electric scooter sharing pilot program in Asbury Park
August 7, 2019 – patch.com

 

Crash Reports

New Brunswick woman struck and killed Highland Park
June 13, 2019 – tapinto.net

This Ocean City intersection looked ‘pastoral.’ But for a Lansdale man crossing the street, it was a ‘kill zone.”
July 3, 2019 – inquirer.com

Cyclist killed by truck in Brooklyn was from Ridgewood
July 3, 2019 – northjersey.com

Authorities ID victim of fatal Gloucester Township hit-and-run crash
July 10, 2019 – courierpostonline.com

2 men take car for joyride, hit pedestrian and several vehicles in Jersey City
July 23, 2019 – abc7ny.com

 

National

Pedestrian deaths are down 40%, but a march bike fatality went unreported
June 10, 2019 – streetsblog.org

San Rafael opens Grand Avenue bicycle-pedestrian bridge
June 13, 2019 – marinij.com

Caltrans gets award for creating another bike and pedestrian hellscape
June 17, 2019 – streetsblog.org

Cyclist and pedestrian deaths skyrocket in 2018 as motorists stay safe
June 18, 2019 – streetsblog.org

Riverside Park gets new bike detour after pedestrian-cyclist crashes
June 20, 2019 – westsiderag.com

A secret history of the Riverwalk bike ban
June 24, 2019 – chicagoreader.com

West OC bike-pedestrian path project officially underway
June 25, 2019 – mdcoastdispatch.com

Scooter riding on sidewalk banned, but many skeptical of enforcement
July 1, 2019 – therivardreport.com

City council members want to be sure Citi Bike expansion includes low-income neighborhoods
July 14, 2019 – nydailynews.com

Live from West Street: It’s not a protected bike lane if cars can park on it
July 15, 2019 – streetsblog.org

Citi Bike to arrive in Sunnyside and Woodside by end of 2023
July 16, 2019 – sunnysidepost.org

City revamp diversion channel bridges, build new bike-ped trails
July 19, 2019 – krqe.com

Richmond-San Rafael Bridge clears repair milestone
July 20, 2019 – marinij.com

LPI Bill passes, allowing bicyclists to follow pedestrian signals
July 30, 2019 – bklyner.com

Condo Board sues city to stop Central Park West protected bike lane
July 31, 2019 – westsiderag.com

GRIDLOCK SAM: Miles of ‘Summer Streets’ to open for cyclists and walkers too
August 1, 2019 – nydailynews.com

Another pedestrian was killed on Charleston streets this week, this time in West Ashley
August 3, 2019 – charlestoncitypaper.com

Latest stretch of Belmont-Ferry Farm Trail System nears completion
August 6, 2019 – fredericksburg.com

Grays Ferry Bridge is scary for cyclists and PennDOT’s rebuild won’t solve the problem
August 7, 2019 – phillytrib.com