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Arlington Walks

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gold level walk friendly communityWALK FRIENDLY COMMUNITY

Arlington County has been named a Gold Level Walk Friendly Community by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center. The County is one of 15 communities nationwide to have receive this level rating.

Recent Blogs

September 28, 2018

Lee Highway is Full of History, Food & Style

Lee Highway is many things to many people—a place to hang out, where they live, a historic roadway, and a connection to community amenities. It’s...

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September 20, 2018

Celebrate Public Space on PARK(ing) Day

Public space improves our quality of life and is important for economic vitality and local identity. From ancient plazas to today’s farmer’s markets and streets,...

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August 31, 2018

A School Bus without an Engine

What kind of school bus doesn’t have an engine? A walking one! A walking school bus is an arrangement where kids walk to school together....

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Upcoming Events

Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Quincy Park
Walk, Bike…Picnic! BikeArlington and WalkArlington are throwing a picnic to celebrate fall weather, enjoy Arlington’s great parks and trails, and build community! And how do you picnic with BikeArlington and WalkArlington? You ride or walk Read More
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Relax and unwind on a leisurely stroll after work, meet new people, and explore one of Arlington’s neighborhoods. In November, we’re checking out Shirlington and what makes this neighborhood unique. On this social walk, we’ll Read More
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Theodore Roosevelt Island Footbridge
We invite you and your kiddos to come along with us as we learn about the National Park in our backyard—The George Washington Memorial Parkway. There are two great ways to join in on the Read More
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Courthouse Plaza (Cherry/Dogwood rooms (lobby level))
The PAC advises the County Board and the County Manager on the implementation of the pedestrian element of the Master Transportation Plan and other matters the committee deems important to advocate for the needs of Read More
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Relax and unwind on a leisurely stroll after work, meet new people, and explore one of Arlington’s neighborhoods. In December, we’re checking out Ballston and what makes this neighborhood unique. On this social walk, we’ll Read More