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

Could Brooklyn’s Loss be Newark’s Gain?

WalkBikeJersey Blog – January 16, 2013

Lambertville: City, State Park Officials Seek Crosswalk

CentralJersey.com – January 17, 2013

Chatham Gets $100K for Safe Routes to School Project

Chatham Courier – January 24, 2013

Insurance Carrier Funds Activities to Fight Childhood Obesity

NJ Spotlight – January 24, 2013

Barnegat Avenue Speed Limit Lowers Permanently Due to Complaints

TheSandPaper.net – January 24, 2013

4th Annual New Jersey Bike Walk Summit Happening February 23rd

WalkBikeJersey Blog – January 25, 2013

Bike Path Project Rolling

TheDailyJournal.com – January 28, 2013

Newton Grant Will Fund Sidewalk Improvements

New Jersey Herald – January 29, 2013

Voorhees Transportation Center and NJTIP Unite

New Jersey News Room – January 29, 2013

Morristown Gets $120K Safe Routes to School Grant

Morristown Patch – January 30, 2013

Crash Report

Update: Pedestrian Struck in Sag Harbor

East Hampton Patch – January 15, 2013

Multiple Pedestrians Struck Near Main & 13th in Belmar

Manasquan-Belmar Patch – January 18, 2013

Pedestrian Injured After Being Struck by School Bus in Camden

CBS Philly – January 18, 2013

2 Pedestrians Struck by Vehicles in North Plainfield Just Minutes and 3 Miles Apart, Report Says

NJ.com – January 19, 2013

Man Making Morning Beer Run Hit by Car, Morristown Cops Say

NJ.com – January 22, 2013

NJ Police Lift Vehicle Off of Elderly Woman

PoliceOne.com – January 22, 2013

Pedestrian Killed in Collision

NJToday.net – January 23, 2013

Pedestrian Hit Twice in Bayonne; One Driver Flees, Other Arrested

The Jersey Journal – January 23, 2013

Pedestrian Struck on Route 80

Fair Lawn -Saddle Brook Patch – January 24, 2013

Car Hit Woman, 53, While in Crosswalk, Chester Borough Cops Say

NJ.com – January 27, 2013

Father Struck and Killed in Mercer Co., NJ Hit-and-Run Accident

ABC – January 28, 2013

Pedestrian Struck in Hit and Run on Palisades Avenue

Fort Lee Patch – January 29, 2013

Crash in Front of Hamilton Police Headquarters Kills 72-year-old Pedestrian

NJ.com – January 30, 2013


How to Start and Sustain a Women’s Bike Club

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 25, 2013

Should Drivers Be Able to Door Bikers Without Penalty?

The Atlantic Cities – January 25, 2013

You Don’t Have to Be a Superman to Commute by Bicycle

The Atlantic Cities – January 28, 2013

28 Lanes, 8.5 Minutes to Cross – Is This America’s Worst Intersection?

StreetsBlog – January 29, 2013

While DOT is Removing Signs, How About Yanking These Pedestrian Warning Signs?

StreetsBlog – January 29, 2013

Tips to Make the White House a Bicycle Friendly Business #letdenisride

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 30, 2013


Safe Routes to School, Pedestrian and Bicycle Funds at Risk Despite Proof of Benefits

Mobilizing the Region – January 16, 2013

Physicians Call for More Bike Lanes, More Quickly

Torontoist – January 16, 2013

Obama Becomes First Prez to Walk Down a Bike Lanes on Inauguration Day

StreetsBlog – January 21, 2013

Worcester State University Charges Student Pedestrian Fee

The Huffington Post – January 23, 2013

New Report & Webinar: Tracking Federal Funding in Your Community

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 24, 2013

MassDOT Biking Toward Sustainability

MassBike – January 25, 2013

In Minneapolis, Reducing Bike Crashes by Studying Them in Detail

The Atlantic Cities – January 28, 2013

Secretary LaHood is Leaving USDOT

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 29, 2013

Bike Law University: Summary of State Safe Passing Laws

League of American Bicyclists Blog – January 30, 2013


Highlights from NACTO’s 2012 “Designing Cities” Conference

StreetsBlog – January 23, 2013


Green Lane Project in New York: City to City Solutions

StreetsBlog – January 24, 2013


Video Mapping Bike Paths of the World: See What a Ride Looks Like from Handle Bar POV

Transportation Nation – January 25, 2013