Besides promoting safety information and recreational opportunities for bicyclists, the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is also responsible for the plan and design of bicycle facilities on New Jersey highways.
NJDOT offers engineering guidelines, a Master Plan for roadways that are compatible with bicyclists and walkers and a resource center for statewide projects.
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and Pedestrian Resource
An information clearinghouse and technical
resource center that identifies significant
bicycle and pedestrian plans, policies
and projects throughout New Jersey.
Bike Compatible Roadways and Bikeways Planning and Design Guidelines (pdf 1.7m)
for the Development of
This is the primary national guidance
on planning and design for cyclists,
and is available
from the American Association of State
Highway and Transportation Officials
New Jersey Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan
Phase Two of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Masterplan will develop an inventory of existing bicycle facilities; provide a list of priority locations for bicycle and pedestrian improvements; and outline opportunities for improving the bicycle or pedestrian compatibility of existing projects.