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.

The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County

Check out our new video series – The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County. With the help of our residents, host Jimmy Meritt shows you just how easy it is to be car free in Arlington.

Watch all The Scoop episodes
¡Mira todos los episodios de  El que Sabe, Sube!

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Did You Know?

The average person loses 13 lbs. their first year of commuting by bike.

League of American Cyclists

Upcoming Events
Capital Bikeshare Open House

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 6pm - 8pm

Energy Journey Game

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Winter Hike on Bull Run Mountain

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Walk with the Champions

Sunday, February 1, 2015

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News Headlines
Map: Where pedestrians and cyclists have been struck in D.C.

Sarah Anne Hughes, Morgan Hines, January 26, 2015, Washington City Paper

Metrorail weekend service adjustments Jan. 30 - Feb. 1

January 26, 2015, WMATA

Tuesday morning wreck blocks 95 Express Lanes

Jamie Forzato, January 27, 2015, WTOP

Bethesda Parking Lot District could go broke

Aaron Kraut, January 27, 2015, Bethesda Now

Woman arrested in Arlington double hit-and-run

January 28, 2015, NBC Washington

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