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NJ Bike/Ped Headlines

Borough Awarded $24,000 NJDEP Grant for “Carteret River Walk”

NJ Today – March 18, 2013

Jersey City gets $500K Federal Grant to Study Extension of Road into Liberty State Park

The Jersey Journal – March 19, 2013

Major Overhaul of Route 70 in Beginning Design State

South Jersey Sun News – March 19, 2013

Two Major Bike Initiatives to Enhance Jersey City’s Bike Infrastructure

NJ.com – March 19, 2013

Lambertville Must Eliminate Bridge Street Parking Spaces Before State Will Consider Towpath Crosswalk

NJ.com – March 19, 2013

New Jersey Towns Cracking Down on Drivers at Crosswalks

CBS New York – March 22, 2013

Somerset County Unveils $474K Extension to Growing Greenway

My Central Jersey – March 22, 2013

Full Length of Causeway Pedestrian/Bike Path Now Open

Ocean City Patch – March 26, 2013

Teaneck Deploying Police Decoys in Crosswalks

Teaneck Patch – March 28, 2013

Advocates Sharing Visions for Route 35

Asbury Park Press – March 29, 2013

The New Jersey Family-Friendly (For the Most Part) Bicycling Event Calendar for April, 2013

NJ.com – April 1, 2013

Crash Report

Man Killed Crossing Morristown Street

Morristown Patch – March 15, 2013

Woman Injured After Car Strikes Pedestrian Bridge, Lands on Roof

Bridgewater Patch – March 16, 2013

Hit-and-Run Driver was in Rush, Clarkstown Police Say

Lohud.com – March 16, 2013

Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Car on Route 130 in Burlington County

CBS Philly – March 18, 2013

South NJ Driver Charged in Deadly Hit & Run

NBC40 – March 18, 2013

Pedestrian Struck on River Road Succumbs to Injuries

Fair Lawn-Saddle Brook Patch – March 18, 2013

Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle in Middletown

Asbury Park Press – March 20, 2013

NJ Transit Bus Ran Over, Killed Delaware Woman in Bridgeton: Police

South Jersey Times – March 22, 2013

Hit-and-Run in Reverse: Collingswood Teen Flees Scene, Unharmed

Collingswood Patch – March 22, 2013

Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Pickup Truck in NJ

Newstimes.com – March 22, 2013

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Cumberland County

CBS Philly – March 22, 2013

Belleville Police Searching for Car Damaged from Pedestrian Hit and Run

The Star-Ledger – March 26, 2013

East Brunswick Police Seek Help Identifying Pedestrian Hit by Car

NJ.com – March 26, 2013

Willingboro Student Dies after Being Struck in Shopping Center Parking Lot

Phillyburbs.com – March 26, 2013

N.J. Firefighter Struck by Vehicle, Killed in Line of Duty, Officials Say

Western New Jersey News – March 28, 2013

Man Killed While Walking Along NJ Highway On-Ramp

Philly.com – March 30, 2013

24-Year Old Old Bridge Woman Killed Trying to Cross Route 9

The Star-Ledger – March 31, 2013


Can’t Stand the Commute? Bergen County Group Bikes the 25 Miles to Manhattan

The Star-Ledger – March 19, 2013

Most Dangerous Intersection in Montclair?

Montclair Patch – March 26, 2013


Local B-cycle Memberships Will Be Good in 15 Cities

Streets Blog – March 15, 2013

Study: Car Commuters Put on More Weight than Active Commuters

Streets Blog – March 20, 2013

Bike Sharing is Coming to San Francisco and Silicon Valley

Transportation Nation – March 25, 2013

Dozens in Congress Press for Nat’l Bike and Pedestrian Safety Goals, Measurement

Transportation Nation – March 28, 2013

Bike Law University: Vulnerable Road User Laws

League of American Bicyclists Blog – March 28, 2013


Streetfacts #1: Bike Lanes Aren’t Just for Big Cities

Streets Blog – March 24, 2013

Women’s (Bike) History: Shannon Galpin & the Afghan Women’s Cycling Team

MoveShake from RED REEL on Vimeo.

League of American Bicyclists Blog – March 29, 2013