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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed March 25, 2018 – April 25, 2018

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed March 25, 2018 – April 25, 2018

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

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Westfield Community Thanks Crossing Guards for Valuable Service
Apr 23 – TAPinto.net

Cyclists say they want improvements made to George Washington Bridge
April 20 – News 12

Plainfield to launch bike share program
Apr 20 – myCentralJersey.com

Is Camden ready for bike sharing? Residents will find out this May
Apr 18 – Philly.com

10 updates on biking in South Jersey: Laws, lanes and trails
Apr 17 – Courierpostonline.com

Brick Bike-Pedestrian Plan Information Session Tuesday
Apr 17 – Patch.com

Travels Spotlight – New Brunswick Ciclovia Opens 2018 Season
Apr 17 – TAPinto.net

Street Smart Pedestrian Safety Campaign Begins in New Providence
Apr 10 – TAPinto.net

11-mile railroad connecting Montclair to Jersey City could become a walking, biking trail
Apr 7 – NorthJersey.com

Crash Reports

Boy killed while riding bike in Garfield had just moved to NJ from Albania
Apr 25 – NorthJersey.com

Pedestrian struck and killed by 2 tractor trailers on Route 1
Apr 24 – NJ.com

Pedestrian struck, killed by car near shopping center
Apr 17 – NJ.com

Apr 16 – Avoid Lanes Mill Road Due to Pedestrian Accident: Brick Police
Apr 16 – Patch.com

Pedestrian taken to hospital by helicopter after being hit in Township of Washington
Apr 13 – NorthJersey.com

Pedestrian struck and killed on I-295 in Gloucester County
Mar 19 – 6abc.com

National

NDOT to install more flashing pedestrian crossing signs
Apr 24 – Kolotv.com

Think Biking or Walking to Work Would Take Too Long? Thing Again
Apr 24 – NYTimes.com

Visually guided walking paves way for better treatment for mobility impairments
Apr 24 – News-Medical.net

Man walking from Bakersfield to LA in support of those without health insurance
Apr 23 – BakersfieldNow.com

Woman Biking through the area will complete nearly 5,000 miles on her journey
Apr 23 – YourErie.com

U.S. Park Service provides plan for Gonzales walking/biking path
Apr 23 – TheAdvocate.com

Proposal will protect mountain biking, public lands
Apr 21 – Bozemandailychronicle.com

Two Colorado cities among the 10 best biking towns in the West
Apr 19 – Thedenverchannel.com

Bike shops, University work together to promote biking on campus
Apr 17 – Dailyillini.com

As e-biking grows, U.S. cities consider easing rules on where the machines may be used
Apr 7 – WashingtonPost.com

Don’t Just Rebuild the Collapsed Pedestrian Bridge in Miami
Apr 4 – Citylab.com

Looking for a short cut? Porthole Alley reopens to pedestrians
Apr 4 – Dailytarheel.com

Pedestrian Safety at risky intersections is focus of $4.8 million in grants
Apr 1 – Buffalonews.com

Mississippi gets $2.6 million grant for pedestrian bridge
Apr 5 – KansasCityStar.com

DOT presents new plan at town hall for Skillman, 43rd Avenues, about 120 parking spaces still to be eliminated
Mar 27 – Sunnysidepost.com

International

No Boycotts expected as Israel Hosts Int’l Biking Event
Apr 24 – Hamodia.com

Egyptian backpacker cycles to World Cup in Russia
Apr 23 – Al-Monitor.com

EU envoys join Palawan bike tour
Apr 21 – thestandard.com

Highest-ever pedestrian numbers recorded in Queenstown CBD
Apr 12 – Scoop.co.nz

Can Italy make room for its two-wheeled road users?
Apr 5 – Equaltimes.org

Montreal is Getting Its First-Ever “Europe Style” Bike Street
Mar 22 – mtlblog.com