Welcome to the NJ Bike/Ped News Feed! We’ve scoured the web to bring you all of the latest news on bicycle and pedestrian issues occurring in New Jersey and the region. Click past the break to see all of the news!


NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Mill Creek Marsh Trails Reopen

Hudson Reporter – December 2, 2012

Califon OK’s Plan to Design Streets with Cyclists, Pedestrians, as well as Drivers in Mind

Hunterdon Review – December 4, 2012

Tacks Sprinkled on Route 9W

Cyclists International – December 4, 2012

Bike/Ped Plans in Brigantine, Pleasantville, and Atlantic City

WalkBikeJersey Blog- December 5, 2012

Petition Wants State to Install Crosswalk on Bridge Street in Lambertville at Towpath

NJ.com – December 5, 2012

Report: 54.7 Miles of New Bike Lanes Coming to Jersey City

CBS – December 9, 2012

‘Santa’s Frantic Workshop’ Puts Together Bicycles for Children

New Jersey Herald – December 12, 2012

Hoboken Police Recover 52 Stolen Bikes in Jersey City

Hoboken Patch – December 13, 2012

Crash Report

Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Two Cars in Carlstadt

NorthJersey.com – December 1, 2012

70-Year-Old Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Car in Gloucester County; Driver Arrested

CBS Philly – December 4, 2012

Pedestrians Struck One Hour Apart Near the Same Location in Bound Brook

MyCentralJersey.com – December 4, 2012

Hit-and-Run Driver Sought, Pedestrian Hospitalized

Warren Patch – December 5, 2012

Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Route 130 in Willingboro

Phillyburbs.com – December 5, 2012

Cliffside Park Man Struck by NJ Transit Bus in North Bergen

NJ.com – December 6, 2012

Pedestrian Killed on Route 15 in Jefferson

NJHerald.com – December 7, 2012

Sparta Resident Killed Crossing Sparta Ave.

NJHerald.com – December 7, 2012

Pedestrian Killed in Hit-And-Run In Elizabeth, NJ; Suspect Held

CBS – December 8, 2012

One Person Dead, Three Injured in Several Separate Pedestrian Accidents

NJ.com – December 8, 2012

Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Barnegat

Barnegat-Manahawkin Patch – December 9, 2012

State Police Identify Pedestrian Killed on Turnpike as 30-Year-Old Piscataway Man

The Star Ledger – December 9, 2012

Millville Man Struck While Walking Bike: Police

South Jersey Times – December 11, 2012

Middletown Pedestrian Struck Crossing Route 36

NJ.com – December 12, 2012


The Ten Steps of Walkability

NRDC Blog – December 3, 2012

‘Desire Lines’ and the Fundamental Failure of Traffic Engineering

The Atlantic Cities – December 5, 2012

Becoming Bike Friendly: The Best Way to “Be Hip Without Trying”

League of American Bicyclists Blog – December 7, 2012

Setting the Tone for Biking in Congress’ First 100 Days

League of American Bicyclists Blog – December 10, 2012

What’s Behind the Rise in Cyclist and Pedestrian Deaths?

StreetsBlog – December 11, 2012


Sonoma County Ordinance Aims to “Increase Access to Justice” for Bicyclists

League of American Bicyclists Blog – December 3, 2012

Cyclists and Pedestrians Can End Up Spending More Each Month than Drivers

The Atlantic Cities – December 5, 2012

Philly City Council Votes to Make Our Streets Safer and More Pleasant for Everyone

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia Blog – December 6, 2012

NYC Bike Share Delayed Again – Until May, Sandy Flooding Cited

Transportation Nation – December 7, 2012

Awesome Metal Squid Will Guard Your Bike

Grist – December 7, 2012

Raleigh’s Pedestrian Rebound

The Atlantic Cities – December 11, 2012

Finally Getting Serious about Measuring How Much People Walk and Bike

StreetsBlog – December 13, 2012

Bike Share Coming to Portland – When Alta Finds a Sponsor

Transportation Nation – December 14, 2012