By adopting a Complete Streets policy and focusing on influencing a culture of change at all levels within the Department, NJDOT has made a clear statement that all users deserve to be accommodated on our state roads.
NJDOT Releases New Jersey State Bicycling Manual
The New Jersey Department of Transportation has recently released its long anticipated New Jersey State Bicycling manual. Funded through the New Jersey Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration, this manual was produced with the assistance of the New Jersey Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, Safety Education Sub-Committee to provide comprehensive information required by bicyclists to ride safely on roadways with other traffic.
Topics covered include:
• Traveling by Bicycle / Purpose of This Manual
• Selecting, Fitting & Equipping Your Bike
• Quick Maintenance Checks
• Off to a Good Start
• Traffic Basics
• Sharing the Road
• Parking Your Bike
• Difficult Situations
• Riding at Night & in Rain and Snow