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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed November 11- December 9, 2016

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed November 11- December 9, 2016

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

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Morristown starts $300k traffic study, Nov. 14
November 11, 2016 – MorristownGreen.com

Camden County bike-share program helping people get to work
November 13, 2016 – NewsWorks.org

Irvington’s ‘Bike Man’ is a community fixture
November 15, 2016 – NJ.com

Harvey Cedars is a ‘Street Smart’ community
November 16, 2016 – TheSandPaper.villagesoup.com

Big change on Hudson roadway after jump in fatalities
November 17, 2016 – NJ.com

Road Warrior: Safety tips from New Jersey drivers
November 18, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Jersey City residents honor fatal crash victims on World Day of Remembrance
November 20, 2016 – NJ.com

Rail trail proposal resurfaces at Ocean City ward meeting
November 21, 2016 – ShoreNewstoday.com

Proposed Florham Park trail to receive county funding
November 29, 2016 – NewJerseyHills.com

Upper Township applies for bicycle planning grant
December 2, 2016 – ShoreNewsToday.com

Student tries to force safety changes in Teaneck
December 2, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Tracks-to-Trails movement gains speed in North Jersey
December 3, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Garfield wants safe streets with bike and walking paths
December 6, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Hoboken’s $17M Washington Street redesign will start in 2017: Officials
December 7, 2016 – Patch.com

Haworth teen gets interest in rail trail back on track
December 7, 2016 – NorthernValley.DailyVoice.com

Crash Reports

Pedestrian killed in Marlboro car crash
November 11, 2016 – Patch.com

Cyclist found dead on S. Jersey road in suspected hit-run
November 11, 2016 – Philly.com

Woman fatally struck in hit-and-run in Bayonne, police say
November 12, 2016 – NJ.com

1 dead in Washington Twp. dirt bike accident, police say
November 13, 2016 – NJ.com

Bicyclist hit by car was at fault, is ticketed
November 14, 2016 – NJ.com

Pedestrian hit by drunk driver in Cranford: Police
November 15, 2016 – Patch.com

Drunk driver hits business, pedestrian in Princeton
November 16, 2016 – Patch.com

Car strike near 2 West Orange schools kills pedestrian
November 17, 2016 – Patch.com

Toms River pedestrian injured in Indian Head Road accident: Police
November 17, 2016 – Patch.com

Pedestrian fatally struck by car in Union
November 18, 2016 – Patch.com

Woman hit by car in Morristown walking against “Don’t Walk” signal
November 25, 2016 – Patch.com

Woman fatally stuck by car near FDU
November 21, 2016 – NorthJersey.com

Toms River family hit by car on Hooper Avenue: Police
November 22, 2016 – Patch.com

Cops seek driver in fatal hit-and-run pedestrian crash in Toms River
November 23, 2016 – NJ.com

Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle on I-80
November 26, 2016 – WJACTV.com

Trenton pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash
December 4, 2016 – NJ.com

Pedestrian hit by car in Middletown
December 5, 2016 – Patch.com

Nutley pedestrian struck while crossing Centre Street: Police
December 5, 2016 – Patch.com

Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle in Gloucester Township
December 7, 2016 – NJHerald.com

National

Africa’s first bike-share just launched in Morocco
November 11, 2016 – CityLab.com

As Metro struggles, Capital Bikeshare takes bigger role in region’s transit network
November 12, 2016 – WashingtonPost.com

Bike lanes may be the most cost-effective way to improve public health
November 14, 2016 – FastCoExist.com

Six things city builders can surmise from the 2016 U.S. Election
November 14, 2016 – ModaCityLife.com

Why protected bike lanes save lives
November 22, 2016 – CityLab.com

Lack of sidewalks is a health issue
November 25, 2016 – NewsObserver.com

Boston lowers speed limit on city streets to 25 mph
December 1, 2016 – BostonHerald.com

Artists, activists remember traffic victims, hope to change policy
December 1, 2016 – NextCity.org

The ‘peanutabout’ concept could be a breakthrough for diagonal streets
December 1, 2016 – USA.Streetsblog.org

Video

100 Women 2016 The woman defying Gaza’s biking ‘ban’
November 26, 2016 – BBC.com

Would you wear a Paper Helmet?
Novmber 28, 2016 – Bicycling.com

 Citi Bike to Expand to Astoria, Harlem, Crown Heights
November 28, 2016 – NBCNewYork.com

City Bikes Bring New Pros and Cons to Miami
November 30, 2016 – Vimeo.com