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.


How to go Car Free to Shirlington Oktoberfest

Saturday October 1. Come on down to the Village at Shirlington for Capitol City Brewing Company’s Mid-Atlantic Oktoberfest! The largest Oktoberfest celebration in Northern Virginia features over 65 local and regional craft breweries, authentic German music and food and other treats from local vendors and restaurants!


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
6th Annual Arlington Fun Ride

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Walk/Bike to School Day

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Columbus Day - Commuter Stores, call centers OPEN

Monday, October 10, 2016

U.S. FreedomWalk Festival

Friday, October 14, 2016

Veterans Day - Arlington County Government Closed

Friday, November 11, 2016

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Missing sidewalks? There's an app for that

Canaan Merchant, September 25, 2016, Greater Greater Washington

New Va. HOT lane tolls to be a fraction of I-66 estimates

Max Smith, September 25, 2016, WTOP

Whatever they call it, you pay more to go faster

Robert Thomson, September 25, 2016

How a 'smart' public transit system can better serve riders with disabilities

Linda Poon, September 24, 2016, CityLab

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