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NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: June 6, 2020 – June 19, 2020

NJ Bike/Ped Newsfeed: June 6, 2020 – June 19, 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

Bike Lane Changes Coming to Jersey City Downtown
June 16, 2020 – tapinto.net

Princeton Bicycle Advisory Committee calls for ‘Slow Streets’ program in town
June 15, 2020 – planetprinceton.com

Hoboken To Start Modified ‘Slow Streets’ Pilot This Weekend
June 12, 2020 – patch.com

Push for temporary biking, walking paths as more people take to the streets during COVID
June 12, 2020 – montclairlocal.news

Bhalla, Fulop announce plans for combined bike share program for Jersey City & Hoboken
June 11, 2020 – hudsoncountyview.com

Five More Miles of Protected Bike Lanes Coming to Jersey City
June 10, 2020 – jerseydigs.com

 

Crash Reports

Pedestrian struck and killed in N.J. by train
June 13, 2020 – nj.com

Teen Bicyclist Hospitalized in Warren County Crash
June 11, 2020 – dailyvoice.com

Bicyclist critical after collision with van in Gloucester County
June 10, 2020 – nj.com

NJ Transit Bus Hits, Kills Pedestrian in Bergen County
June 10, 2020 – usnews.com

Pedestrian, 87, Struck, Killed Crossing Busy NJ Intersection
June 7, 2020 – usnews.com

 

National

DelDOT plans metal strips down middle of Savannah Road bridge
June 17, 2020 – capegazette.com

City of Ithaca taking comment on pedestrian safety improvements
June 17, 2020 – ithacavoice.com

Bicycle Coalition of Maine launches anti-speeding campaign
June 16, 2020 – wgme.com

Bill Would Streamline Transit, Bike, and Ped Projects
June 16, 2020 – sf.streetsblog.org

Fairfield Local receives $293K in Safe Routes funding to improve pedestrian, bicycle pathways
June 16, 2020 – highlandcountypress.com

Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of Shared Bicycle and Pedestrian Path on Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge
June 15, 2020 – governor.ny.gov

Beverly awarded bronze level bicycle friendly designation
June 12, 2020 – salemnews.com

Bikeshare, new bike lanes make DC one of the best cycling cities in US
June 12, 2020 – wtop.com

City of Lompoc finalizes pedestrian and bicycle safety Master Plan
June 8, 2020 – keyt.com

 

International

India to ‘reimagine’ streets for walkers, cyclists after coronavirus
June 17, 2020 – reuters.com

Ukraine’s government restores pedestrian traffic with Russia, Belarus
June 17, 2020 – 112.international

Covid-19: Transmission fears spark bicycle frenzy in post-lockdown Paris
June 16, 2020 – france24.com

Bike Day proposed in Baguio
June 15, 2020 – sunstar.com.ph

Coronavirus fuels bicycle boom not seen since the 1970s
June 15, 2020 – bangordailynews.com

Japan to tighten regulations on dangerous bicycle riding
June 9, 2020 – japantimes.co.jp