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?

Bicycling, rather than driving, for a four-mile round trip keeps about 15 pounds of pollutants out of the air we breathe.

WorldWatch Institute

News Headlines
Metrorail weekend service adjustments September 19-21

September 15, 2014, WMATA

Traffic expected to change in the next 25 years

September 18, 2014, WTOP

Metro, Nationals working out plan to stay open late during playoffs

Ari Ashe, September 18, 2014, WTOP

Handwritten tickets still pose problems in D.C.

Ari Ashe, September 17, 2014, WTOP

Md. issues call for artists for Purple Line project

Katherine Shaver, September 17, 2014, Washington Post

Montgomery seeks more money for transit center

Bill Turque, September 16, 2014, Washington Post

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Park(ing) Day

Friday, September 19, 2014

Live in Arlington Information Fair

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Car-Free Diet at Westover Farmer's Market

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Events Calendar

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