Asbury Park Compete Streets Coalition
Things you Need to Know
2017 COMPLETE STREETS SUMMIT ROUNDUP:
ACCESSIBLE SHARED STREETS
NOTABLE PRACTICES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR
ACCOMMODATING PEDESTRIANS WITH VISION DISABILITIES:
A CREATIVE PLACEMAKING FIELD SCAN:
MANUAL ON PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE CONNECTIONS TO TRANSIT:
LINKS to ARTICLES and WEBPAGES
StreetPlan.net: Free Tool for Complete Street Design:
About PARK(ing) Day:
NACTO Street Design Guide-Parklets:
NJDOT Bicycling Manual:
Asbury Park Plan for Walking and Biking:
NACTO Urban Street Design Guide:
Smart Growth America. National Complete Streets Coalition:
Improving Lives by Improving Communities
NACTO; Global Designing Cities Initiative:
Change Streets. Change the World.
History of Jaywalking:
Federal Highway Administration PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE INFORMATION CENTER:
Bicycle and Pedestrian Funding, Design, and Environmental Review: ADDRESSING COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/bicycle_pedestrian/guidance/misconceptions.cfm
Costs for Pedestrian and Bicycle Infrastructure Improvements:
Federal Highway Administration PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE INFORMATION CENTER http://www.pedbikeinfo.org/data/library/casestudies_details.cfm?id=4876
CITIZEN JANE – BATTLE FOR THE CITY http://www.altimeterfilms.com/citizen-jane-battle-for-the-city/
BIKES VS CARS http://www.bikes-vs-cars.com/
FREE TO RIDE http://knowlton.osu.edu/event/documentary-premiere-free-ride-kirwan-institute-study-race-and-ethnicity
Useful short videos and links to answer questions of drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists.
Adam Ruins Everything: Cul-de-sacs
The General Theory of Walkability
TED Talk by Jeff Speck
“Fixing the Great Mistake.”
“Fixing the Great Mistake.” This video explores three studies in “Livable Streets” that measured, for the first time, the effect of traffic on our social interactions and how we perceive our own homes and neighborhoods.
NJTV In Your Neighborhood Special: Asbury Park, August 30, 2017
NJTV interviews business owners, community organizations (watch those terrific kids at the Boys and Girls Club!) and stakeholders in Asbury Park, including Lisa Lee of EZRide and Alliance for a Healthier Asbury Park. She speaks at 32:15 about ways that the organization is helping residents healthier, which includes making streets safer.
Asbury Park Community Forum August 23, 2017:
Schools, jobs and transportation…
City of Springfield, MA-unsafe crossing at the library. Entertaining and to the point.
Jeff Speck TED Talk: Walkable City
Urbanist Jeff Speck shows how we can free ourselves from dependence on the car — which he calls “a gas-belching, time-wasting, life-threatening prosthetic device” — by making our cities more walkable and more pleasant for more people.
Janette Sadik Kahn TED Talk
Re-imagining city streets and the beginning of Bike Share in NYC
Strong Towns: A Radically New Vision for Transportation in America
Chuck Marohn, president of Strong Towns. In just 37 minutes, he summarizes the main problems with the current American transportation funding and development model, and explains how a better way forward is not only possible, but affordable and feasible for towns big and small.
Showcasing Great Policies to Help Minimize Car Ownership http://www.streetfilms.org/showcasing-great-policies-to-help-minimize-car-ownership/
KATE MC KINNON AS VERONICA MOSS IN TIMES SQUARE
Streetfilm: Quality moments to help viewers see just how seriously the Dutch treat design and safety for people using a bicycle.
Asbury Park Main Street, NJ Rt 71 Summer 2016
This is what a Road Diet looks like:
“Bollards”-Stop for Pedestrians signs, May 2017
New Bike Corral on Cookman Ave, May, 2017
Mayor and council members Walk to School Day, April, 2017
8TH AVE BACK-IN ANGLED PARKING, MAY 2016
Back-In Angled Parking Example: NYC Police
Councilwoman Clayton welcoming the community team for the Community Mobility project to design a solution for @inAsburyParkNJ @EZRide, MAY 2017
Family Fun Bike Ride, Feb., 2016
Asbury Park St. Pat’s Parade, March 2017
AP ST. Pat’s Parade, March 2016
Light Up The Night Bike Ride, August 22, 2017
Mayor Moor and council member Eileen Chapman joined!
Bike Share opens September, 2017