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NJ Bike/Ped News Feed October 1, 2017 – December 8, 2017

NJ Bike/Ped News Feed October 1, 2017 – December 8, 2017

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

NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Raritan to Launch Street Smart Campaign to Educate on Pedestrian Safety
Dec 7 – Tapinto.net

Do Bike-share Programs Make Sense for the Jersey Shore?
Dec 7 – Whyy.org

NJDOT Presents SAFE Complete Streets Implementation Plan in Montclair
Dec 6 – Tapinto.net

Leonia, NJ to close streets to non-residents during rush hour
Dec 6 – ABC7NY.com

Days after Philadelphia Cyclist’s Death, Spruce Street Bike Lane Repainted
Dec 2 – Philly.com

Ocean City High School Seniors Create Custom Bikes to Help Fight Poverty
Nov 28 – OCNJdaily.com

This is New Jersey’s Deadliest Road for Pedestrians – and The People Trying to Make It Safer
Nov 24 – NJ.com

Cape May County Investing Heavily in Regional Bike Path System
Nov 22 – Pressofatlanticcity.com

RideWise Releases Somerville Street Smart Report
Nov 17 – Tapinto.com

Section of Henry Hudson Trail Reopens Friday
Nov 13 – Patch.com

Rutgers 2030 Master Plan Finds University Going Green
Nov 9 – Schoolconstructionnews.com

Will Phil Murphy Get NJ Transit Back on Track?
Nov 9 – NYC.streetblog.org

NJDOT Presents Somerville with Complete Streets Excellence Award
Nov 4 – Tapinto.net

Electric Bike Sales Are Rising in Philly; They Make Community Easier
Nov 3 – Philly.com

Police Teach Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety at Primary School
Nov 3 – OCNJdaily.com

Hudson Bike Share On a Roll with North, South Expansion
Oct 25 – NJ.com

Crash Reports

East Brunswick Woman, 24, Killed in Philadelphia Bike Accident
Nov 30 – Patch.com

Morris Plains Man Hits Pedestrian on Route 206
Nov 28 – Tapinto.net

Pedestrian Killed on Route 73 in Maple Shade
Nov 10 – Burlingtoncountytimes.com

http://6abc.com/pedestrian-killed-on-rte-130-/2610754/
Nov 6 – 6abc.com

Pedestrian Killed on Route 130
Nov 6 – App.com

Bicyclist Hit by Long Branch School Bus
Oct 30 – App.com

Jersey City Teen Killed in Hit and Run
Oct 19 – NJ.com

NJ Transit Bus Strikes, Kills Pedestrian in Voorhees
Oct 17 – Courierpostonline.com

Neptune Pedestrian Killed on Route 33
Oct 16 – App.com

Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Car in Lakewood
Oct 10 – NJ.com

Union City High School Student Killed in Crash with Garbage Truck Identified
Oct 6 – NJ.com

Bridgewater Man, 75, Critically Injured in Bicyclist Accident
Oct 5 – NJ.com

National

California Cities to Launch Biggest Electric Bike-Share System in U.S.
Dec 11 – Next City

No Street Is “Complete” Without Taking Equity Into Account
Dec 6 – Fastcompany.com

New Orleans Bike-Share Launches
Dec 5 Nextcity.org

House Dem Introduces Bill to Protect Mass Transit Systems From Attacks
Nov 28 – The Hill

Commissioner Wants to Free Las Vegas Strip from Private Cars
Nov 20 – Reviewjournal.com

The Disruption That’s Putting Bikeshare Into a Higher Gear
Nov 16 – Politico.com

Walking While Black – Jacksonville’s Enforcement of Pedestrian Violations Raises Concerns
Nov 16 – Propublica.org

Reading This While Walking? In Honolulu, It Could Cost You
Oct 23 – NYtimes.com

This Plan for a Cross-Country Bike Network Could Help Keep Long-Distance Cyclists Safe
Oct 4 – Bicycling.com

International

Train Designed for Multi-Modal Cycle Commuters to go Live in Japan
Dec 8 – Cyclingindustry

Uber’s Indian Rival Ola Begins Offering a Bicycle-sharing Service
Dec 1 – Techcrunch.com

Why Can’t We Have Traffic-Calming “3-D” Crosswalks Like Iceland?
Oct 31 – USA.streetblog.org