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.


Arlington's Urban Villages

Arlington's Urban Villages have shopping, restaurants, recreation, offices and homes all reachable car free. Discover all the things you can do and the many car-free ways you can get there.

Clarendon Day, Saturday, Sept. 27

Clarendon Day is Saturday, Sept.27 from 11 am - 5 pm. Car-Free Diet will be there. Join us and enjoy all the great music, food and fun. This video shows you how to get there car free. 

The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County

Check out our new video series – The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County. The first episode, “Man with a Plan,” shows you how easy it is to plan your trip on the ART bus. Watch for exciting future episodes.

Mira la versión en español, El Que Sabe Sube: Dieta Cero-Auto de Arlington, aquí.

Car-Free Diet Counter

Did You Know?

12% of Arlington households have no vehicles, compared to 8% statewide.

2000 U.S. Census

News Headlines
Metrorail weekend service adjustments September 26-28

September 22, 2014, WMATA

Metro open late for Redskins game

September 23, 2014, WTOP

Vote on Arlington streetcar contracts likely to reignite debate

Patricia Sullivan, September 23, 2014, Washington Post

For some D.C. residents, every day is Car-Free Day

Martin Di Caro, September 22, 2014, WAMU

Metro gets federal aid for storm-related improvements

Paul Duggan, September 22, 2014, Washington Post

Fairfax Bicycle Master Plan Staff Report released

September 22, 2014, FABB

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Affordable Housing Bike Tour

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Clarendon Day

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Fall Fun Scavenger Hunt and Hike

Saturday, September 27, 2014

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