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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

February 23, 2017

America – It’s Time We Prioritize Our Streets

Let’s be clear – prioritizing walking, biking and transit is not code for “banning” cars. With that being said, many American cities could use a...

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February 17, 2017

Roosevelt Island “parkrun”

Roosevelt Island parkrun - your weekly Saturday morning walk among the deer and trees in the middle of the Potomac. Twelve years ago 'parkrun' started...

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February 17, 2017

Help Shape Arlington’s Walk-Friendly Culture

Do you ever wonder: Why all intersections don't have crosswalks and pedestrian lights? Who has the right of way when crossing a busy street? How...

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