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NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: June 20, 2020 – July 3, 2020

NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: June 20, 2020 – July 3, 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

Upgrades Under Way at Scenic 1920s-Era Toll Bridge Over Delaware River
July 1, 2020 – constructionequipmentguide.com

Jersey City to implement temporary pedestrian plazas for biking, walking
June 28, 2020 – nj.com

Halted by traffic safety and coronavirus concerns, e-scooters could be back in N.J. this fall
June 25, 2020 – nj.com

Dining al Fresco on Route 28 in Somerville Scratched Off the Menu
June 27, 2020 – tapinto.net

Reopening New Jersey: Jersey City ‘Slow Streets’ program adds open space for seating, recreation
June 24, 2020 – abc7ny.com

Slow Streets program encourages bicycle, pedestrian safety in Princeton
June 23, 2020 – centraljersey.com

Montclair Planning Board Approves Lorraine Avenue Well Improvements, Discusses Pedestrian Safety Language in Master Plan
June 23, 2020 – tapinto.net

Red Bank: Plaza Lights up Broad Street
June 20. 2020 – Red Bank Green
Crash Reports

Woman Hit by Car in Westfield Thursday Sustains Head Injuries, Police Say
June 26, 2020 – tapinto.net

Pedestrian Pinned Under Car In Atlantic City
June 22, 2020 – dailyvoice.com
National

$50 million Christina River Bridge, road project opens
July 2, 2020 – delawarebusinessnow.com

Pedestrians In Hawaii Need More Space. Here’s How To Give It To Them
July 1, 2020 – civilbeat.org

Update On Bloomington Garage Projects, Bike, And Pedestrian Infrastructure Improvements
July 1, 2020 – wbiw.com

Additional Funding Awarded to Enhance Muncie’s Riverside Trail Project
July 1, 2020 – munciejournal.com

East 31st getting curb bumpouts; East 21st, 31st getting bike lanes
July 1, 2020 – morningjournal.com

Let’s Ride — Interest in Cycling Soars as Bikes Are Hard Find
July 1, 2020 – emissourian.com

Observations from walking and cycling in Los Altos
July 1, 2020 – losaltosonline.com

California Transportation Commission Approves $8.5 Million for Humboldt County Roads, $3.3 Million for Del Norte, and $3.4 Million for Mendocino
July 1, 2020 – kymkemp.com

Pedestrian bridge installed over Moores Creek
June 30, 2020 – cbs19news.com

COVID-19 pandemic pushing some U.S. cities to brink of Copenhagen model
June 30, 2020 – detroitnews.com

Michael Baker International Partners with the City of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership to Reimagine Streets during COVID-19 Pandemic
June 30, 2020 – prnewswire.com

COVID-19 Has Created More Cyclists; Here’s How Cities Can Keep Them on Their Bikes
June 29, 2020 – usa.streetsblog.org

Walk this way — celebrating Boston’s pedestrian bridges
June 29, 2020 – bostonglobe.com

East Point Model Mile pedestrian trail completed first phase during pandemic
June 28,2020 – 11alive.com

Free weekend shuttle service begins to bike-pedestrian path on Mario Cuomo Bridge
June 27, 2020 – lohud.com

A Bridge From Queens to Manhattan, but No Cars Allowed
June 24, 2020 – nytimes.com

DelDOT, Cycling Adovcates, Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Discuss Steel Plates for Cyclists to Cross Lewes Drawbridge
June 23, 2020 – wrde.com

Bicycle/pedestrian connections to Busse Woods open
June 22, 2020 – dailyherald.com

SANTA BARBARA NAMED 3RD BEST CITY OF BICYCLES
June 21, 2020 – edhat.com
International

These Cities Are Becoming Much More Pedestrian-Friendly
July 2, 2020 – cntraveler.com

New pedestrian, cycling provisions cheered by advocates
July 2, 2020 – cbc.ca

New software can model impact of pop-up bike lanes and physical distancing
July 1, 2020 – transportxtra.com

First of many UVic bike lane projects coming this fall
July 1, 2020 – goldstreamgazette.com

The Need for a National Cycling Policy in India
June 30, 2020 – jurist.org

Pandemic brings new bike and pedestrian paths to NDG – an experiment that could stick
June 29, 2020 – montreal.ctvnews.ca

Geneva extends ‘temporary’ bicycle lanes until September
June 29, 2020 – thelocal.ch

Pedestrian dies after being hit by cyclist while crossing road in Manchester
June 29, 2020 – news.sky.com

New R2.4 million pedestrian bridge for townships near Hammanskraal
June 24, 2020 – iol.co.za

New Adventure for Active Tourism Lovers: You Can Now Cycle Around Lake Tisza
June 22, 2020 – hungarytoday.hu