Resources

Asbury Park Complete Streets Coalition

Things you Need to Know

 

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EXTERNAL DOCUMENTS

How to Develop a Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Action Plan

https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/ped_bike/ped_focus/docs/fhwasa17050.pdf

Transportation Research Board Bicycle Transportation Research Papers

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) published a compilation of 19 research papers on bicycle transportation. Topics covered by the papers include bicycle travel in rural areas, travel patterns of bikeshare users, and the impact of bicycle facilities on residential properties.

http://trrjournalonline.trb.org/toc/trr/2662/

 

NACTO Releases New Guidance for the Next Generation of North American Bike Facilities:

 2017 COMPLETE STREETS SUMMIT ROUNDUP:

http://njbikeped.org/2017-complete-streets-summit-roundup/

ACCESSIBLE SHARED STREETS
NOTABLE PRACTICES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR
ACCOMMODATING PEDESTRIANS WITH VISION DISABILITIES:

https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/bicycle_pedestrian/publications/accessible_shared_streets/fhwahep17096.pdf

A CREATIVE PLACEMAKING FIELD SCAN:

http://t4america.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Arts-Culture-Field-Scan.pdf

MANUAL ON PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE CONNECTIONS TO TRANSIT:

https://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/docs/research-innovation/64496/ftareportno0111.pdf

ASBURY PARK AND APCSC DOCUMENTS 

BICYCLING IN ASBURY PARK:

http://www.cityofasburypark.com/department/division.php?structureid=98

 

APCSC resolution rescinding resolution 2015-324 supporting evaluation of proposed road diet

Envisioning a Better Main Street An Analysis for Asbury Park Complete Streets Coalition, by Doug McQueen

“What is there to like about Main Street?” NJ Bike & Walk Coalition Blog Post

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

APCSC_Business sign-on letter

APCSC_Candidate Questionnaire and Answers

APCSC_City Partial Resolution to Reject Road Diet 2015

Road Diets Myth-Busting Fact Sheet AARP

Urban Street Design Guide with speed risk

Asbury Park Complete Streets Resolution 2015

Asbury Park_Main St Redevelopment Plan 2008

Asbury Park_Main St Road Diet Research Paper

Complete Streets Benefits_Smart Growth America Slide Show

NJDOT Complete Streets Policy 2009

NJDOT Response to Moor to anti-road diet resolution 10-14-15

NJDOT Route 71 Traffic Data

“Main Street Road Diet is Off” Asbury Park Sun Article 2015

NJDOT Community Mobility Pattern

USDOT Federal Highway Admin. Road Diets

TriCity Road Diet Article

USDOT Road Diet case studies_cs

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Asbury Park Mayor’s Commitment to Climate

Asbury Park Transit Village

 

 LINKS TO WEBPAGES

 


“MAKING THE MOST OF MAIN STREET: COMPLETE STREETS & WALKABLE COMMUNITIES” WEBINAR RECAP

https://smartgrowthamerica.org/making-main-street-complete-streets-walkable-communities-webinar-recap/

Urban Bikeway Design Guide

STREETPLAN.NET: FREE TOOL FOR COMPLETE STREET DESIGN:

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/streetplannet-free-tool-complete-street-design-michael-brown

 

ABOUT PARK(ING) DAY:

http://parkingday.org/about-parking-day/

The original PARK(ing) Day installation by Rebar, San Francisco 2005

 

NACTO STREET DESIGN GUIDE-PARKLETS: 

https://nacto.org/publication/urban-street-design-guide/interim-design-strategies/parklets/

Parklets

NJDOT BICYCLING MANUAL:

http://www.state.nj.us/transportation/commuter/bike/pdf/bicyclingmanual.pdf\

ASBURY PARK PLAN FOR WALKING AND BIKING:

http://www.cityofasburypark.com/topic/index.php?topicid=93&structureid=87

NACTO URBAN STREET DESIGN GUIDE:

https://nacto.org/publication/urban-street-design-guide/

SMART GROWTH AMERICA.  NATIONAL COMPLETE STREETS COALITION:

Improving Lives by Improving Communities

https://smartgrowthamerica.org/program/national-complete-streets-coalition/

NACTO; GLOBAL DESIGNING CITIES INITIATIVE:

Change Streets. Change the World.

https://globaldesigningcities.org/

HISTORY OF JAYWALKING:

http://www.salon.com/2015/08/20/the_secret_history_of_jaywalking_the_disturbing_reason_it_was_outlawed_and_why_we_should_lift_the_ban/

 

Disincentiving driving is better than carrots and sticks

Stop subsidizing driving

Simple ways to make your city more livable

AARP Making your city a great place to live 

Bicyclists and pedestrians make more faithful customers.

FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION PEDESTRIAN AND  BICYCLE INFORMATION CENTER:

http://www.pedbikeinfo.org/index.cfm

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

 

DOCUMENTARIES

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

MOTHERLOAD

http://motherloadmovie.com/

VIDEOS and PODCAST

STREETFILMS: KATE McKINNON AS VERONICA MOSS, A.U.T.O LOBBYIST 

CREATING SPACES FOR PEOPLE

Creating spaces for peoplePodcast: Placemaking with the Project for Public Spaces

Two representatives from the Project for Public Spaces, Laura Torchio and Elka Gotfryd, joined the podcast to talk about how to shape and influences places. They discussed projects that they have worked on across the country, how engagement is important to placemaking and tools for people that want to do placemaking.

ADAM RUINS EVERYTHING :  Cul-de-sacs

THE GENERAL THEORY OF WALKABILITY

TED Talk by Jeff Speck

DRIVING CHANGE

Watch as Dr. Wheeler answers questions sent in from people with real road relationship issues. Dr. Wheeler is the master of clear direction, sound advice and positive guidance for both motorists and bicyclists. Together, we can work to improve our road relationships and drive change in Grand Rapids.

http://grdrivingchange.org/videos/

FIXING THE GREAT ESCAPE

http://www.streetfilms.org/revisiting-donald-appleyards-livable-streets/

“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.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wai4ub90stQ

JANETTE SADIK KAHN TED TALK
Re-imagining city streets and the beginning of Bike Share in NYC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LujWrkYsl64

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.

https://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2017/5/25/a-radically-new-vision-for-transportation-in-america

 STREETFILMS 11+ MILLION PLAYS OF LIVABLE STREETS VIDS!

STREETFILMS: SHOWCASING GREAT POLICIES TO HELP MINIMIZE CAR OWNERSHIP

http://www.streetfilms.org/showcasing-great-policies-to-help-minimize-car-ownership/

STREETFILMS: KATE MC KINNON AS VERONICA MOSS IN TIMES SQUARE

ROAD DIET VISUALIZATION

ROAD DIET FOR DUMMIES

JEFF SPECK DESIGN #1: THE 3-TO-2 ROAD DIET

JEFF SPECK DESIGN #2: THE 4-TO-3 ROAD DIET

STREETFILMS: DUTCH CYCLESTREETS

Quality moments to help viewers see just how seriously the Dutch treat design and safety for people using a bicycle.

PHOTO GALLERY

 

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

BIKE PARKING TIPS

BIKE SHARE IN ASBURY PARK!  SEPTEMBER 2017

Read about it here:

http://asburyparksun.com/asbury-park-transportation/

8TH AVE BACK-IN ANGLED PARKING, MAY 2016

BACK-IN ANGLED PARKING EXAMPLE:  NYC POLICE

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COUNCILWOMAN CLAYTON WELCOMING THE COMMUNITY TEAM FOR THE COMMUNITY MOBILITY PROJECT TO DESIGN A SOLUTION FOR @INASBURYPARKNJ @EZRIDE, MAY 2017

OUR FIRST FAMILY FUN BIKE RIDE, FEB., 2017: POLAR BEAR RIDE

Polar Bear Bike Ride
12-2pm – February 11 – Starting at Kula Cafe

ASBURY PARK ST. PAT’S PARADE, MARCH 2017

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT BIKE RIDE, AUGUST 22, 2017

 Mayor Moor and council member Eileen Chapman joined the ride!

Kids loved the lights!

ST. PAT’S PARADE, MARCH 2016