Update May 9, 2022 the project is dead, too much resistance from local equestrians. We are exploring the idea of building new trails and upgrading the existing trails in Hell Mountain Preserve.
New Bridgewater Twp. Park Optimized for MTB
Bridgewater’s new park to be developed with pro trail builders, JORBA providing ongoing maintenance.
Essex County Chapter
JORBA has established a new chapter to advocate for mountain biking in Essex County. Gene Sackman will lead efforts for legal MTB access. Please visit our Essex County Chapter Page for updates and add your name to our Essex County Mailing list.
Please complete Bike Passaic County Questionnaire by January 31, 2022.
Fill out the questionnaire Bike Passaic County questionnaire is closing on January 31, 2022 (Monday). Please share the questionnaire link or the graphic below with your friends, family, coworkers! Your input is critical as we identify what is working and the gaps in the existing bicycle network and develop recommendations for improving bicycling in Passaic County.
Join the BIKEPassaicCounty’s Public Meeting: 12/8 (Wed) at 6pm
The first public meeting for Passaic County’s first Bicycle Master Plan will be held on Wednesday, December 8, 6:00-7:30pm on Zoom. You can access the Zoom webinar link at publicinput.com/bikepassaiccounty
Trail Volunteers Needed in Sterling Forest
Upcoming Trail Work for Mercer County Park
Saturday November 20, 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. Saturday December 18, 9:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m. We meet at 9 am at the marina and go thru noon. We are going to try to get some of the wet spots on the blue trail fixed by adding some soil and stones to the wet areas raising the…
COMPLETE STREETS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Sustainable Jersey, the Voorhees Transportation Center at Rutgers University, the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority and Together North Jersey are offering free technical assistance to support implementation of complete streets at the municipal level. Complete streets are streets designed for all users, all modes of transportation and all ability levels. They balance the needs of drivers,…
NJ will fund Essex-Hudson Trail
In case you haven’t seen the news yet: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/essex/montclair/2021/11/12/essex-hudson-bike-walk-trail-montclair-jersey-city-nj/6390837001/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qtk0eH0_YHE https://twitter.com/GovMurphy/status/1459154256754270210 Please make sure you comment, share, tweet, and @ Gov Murphy letting him know how wonderful this is!
Bike Passaic County
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