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. 

What's Your One?

What's Your One?One of the best things about the Car-Free Diet is that it's really easy to get started! Find just ONE trip you can take without a car -- a bike ride to the office, a walk to the store, or any other trip you want -- and you can start benefiting right away!

Watch our new video on the countless car-free trips you can take in Arlington.

So what are you waiting for? See how one car-free trip can change your life with the Car-Free Diet Calculator, then tell us all about your "one" right here.

Car-Free Diet Counter

Did You Know?

You can find out what transportation benefits are available where you live or work in Arlington?

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Ethan Rothstein, April 18, 2014, ARLnow

I-95 Express Lanes on track for completion in 2014

April 18, 2014, Virginia.gov

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Megan McCarty, April 18, 2014, GGW

D.C. has relatively safe streets, but needs improvement

Martin Di Caro, April 18, 2014, WAMU

Fairfax Co. Parkway Trail repair work begins on Monday

April 18, 2014, FABB

Anti-streetcar candidate in Arlington makes move on transit funds

Patricia Sullivan, April 16, 2014, Washington Post

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Saturday, April 26, 2014

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