Albio Sires is the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district, which includes most of northern and
eastern Jersey City, as well as some neighborhoods of Newark.
On Wednesday he introduced the New Opportunities for Bicycle and Pedestrian Infrastructure Financing Act of 2014.
"Modeled after the successful Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA), this bipartisan
legislation will allow communities to take advantage of low-cost financing for projects that make our streets and
sidewalks safer for all users."
Read the official press release here or more here.