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NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: April 11, 2020 – April 24, 2020

NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: April 11, 2020 – April 24, 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

Newark Ambassadors are disinfecting the downtown to keep all safe
April 22, 2020 – tapinto.net

Camden’s ‘A New View’ art project postponed to spring 2021
April 22, 2020 – tapinto.net

 
Crash Reports

Drivers, pedestrian hurt after serious crash in Syracuse
April 12, 2020 – cnycentral.com

3 injured, including pedestrian, after motorcycle crash in Syracuse
April 13, 2020 – syracuse.com

Officers, bystander lift car off pedestrian who was critically injured in Jacksonville Beach crash
April 17, 2020 – news4jax.com

Bicyclist fatally struck by car while riding in NE Houston, deputies say
April 21, 2020 – click2houston.com

Clearfield Police: Girl on bike struck by car, sustains moderate injuries
April 22, 2020 – newcastleherald.com

 
National

World cities turn their streets over to walkers and cyclists
April 11, 2020 – theguardian.com

Massachusetts to close some park roadways to expand pedestrian, bicycle access
April 13, 2020 – wcvb.com

Salt Lake City considers making some roads more bike and pedestrian-friendly as more people look to recreate
April 14, 2020 – deseret.com

Under-21 position open on Oregon bike-pedestrian panel
April 14, 2020 – ktvz.com

Month-long streak without pedestrian deaths in NYC a silver lining in pandemic cloud
April 14, 2020 – amny.com

How Oakland Made Pedestrian-Friendly Slow Streets
April 17, 2020 – citylab.com

Constantinides Calls for Separate Pedestrian and Bike Lanes on Queensboro Bridge
April 17, 2020 – thenationalherald.com

Council diverts $10,000 from pedestrian safety work for Tidewater Bike Way to fund more street repairs
April 19, 2020 – mantecabulletin.com

Why is South Florida balking at closing streets to make room for social distancing?
April 21, 2020 – miamiherald.com

Turkey Mountain Master Plan Revealed
April 21, 2020 – kjrh.com

Cities Around The World Are Opening Streets To Pedestrians During Coronavirus. Why Not NYC?
April 21, 2020 – gothamist.com

What LA’s Budget Cuts Mean For Street Safety Projects
April 21, 2020 – laist.com

Coming soon: Old Town Scottsdale bicycle master plan
April 21, 2020 – yourvalley.net

San Francisco Opens Select Streets to Pedestrians, Bicyclists Amid Pandemic
April 21, 2020 – nbcbayarea.com

City seeks bids for building Baker Ave. pedestrian underpass
April 22, 2020 – whitefishpilot.com

 
International

How coronavirus will change the face of the cbd
April 12, 2020 – stuff.co.nz

Coronavirus: Banning cars made easier to aid social distancing
April 20, 2020 – bbc.com

Milan announces major expansion of cycle paths after lockdown
April 21, 2020 – thelocal.it

Coronavirus: Pedestrian access to NI forest parks to reopen
April 21, 2020 –  bbc.com

Next-gen e-bike features smart voice navigation
April 21, 2020  – smartcitiesworld.net

She puts (robot) eyes on the street to keep people safer
Apr 22, 2020 – grist.org