Arlington's Car-Free Diet

Welcome to Arlington's Car-Free Diet, the easy, fun way to see how incredible it can feel to live a car-free or car-lite lifestyle. Each time you leave your car at home — choosing instead to ride ART or Metro, bike, walk or telework — you can save money, improve your health and clean our environment. See how much you can save by using our Car-Free Diet Calculator.


Metrorail Reliability Has Improved

Metro’s largest-ever annual capital investment in the system, as well as the recently concluded SafeTrack maintenance program, has produced better on-time performance and fewer unscheduled delays. Read more from ART - Arlington Transit.

Live, Work and Play in Shirlington

Welcome to eclectic, accessible, vibrant Shirlington.


Arlington's Car-Free Diet is presented by Arlington County Commuter Services (ACCS), a bureau of the Arlington, Virginia Department of Environmental Services.

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Upcoming Events
Fall Heritage Festival

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Marine Corps Marathon Family Festival

Sunday, October 22, 2017

County Wandering Walking Tour

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Champion Trees Bike Ride

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Car-Free Diet at the Columbia Pike Farmers Market

Sunday, October 29, 2017

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News Headlines
County to Consider Leasing ART Bus Maintenance Facility in Fairfax County

Chris Teale, October 19, 2017, ARLnow

D.C. Council wants Metro turnstile jumpers to be cited, not arrested

Sam Ford, October 19, 2017, WJLA

Push to stop street harassment in D.C.

Michael Quander, October 19, 2017, WUSA9

Why the #MeToo movement is a public transportation issue

Martine Powers, October 20, 2017, Washington Post

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