Car-Free Diet Tickers

HOW MUCH HAVE CAR-FREE DIETERS SAVED THIS YEAR?

When you go on Arlington's Car-Free Diet, you help save our roads and our environment a ton! Check out the tickers below for running totals of how much Car-Free Dieters have saved so far this year.

vehicle miles reduced

This number shows how much distance Car-Free Dieters in Arlington are covering without driving their cars by themselves. Whether you bike 10 miles a day, carpool, or drive yourself to a Metro station and ride the rest of the way, every drive-alone mile saved makes a difference!

Vehicle Miles Saved This Year
vehicle trips reduced

Each time Car-Free Dieters walk, ride transit, telework or even carpool with a friend, they're taking vehicles off the road. This number shows how many car trips Arlingtonians have been able to get rid of. Can you eliminate any trips today?

Vehicle Trips Saved This Year
pounds of carbon dioxide reduced

Cutting cars out of your diet can cut your carbon footprint down a bunch too. This number shows how much global warming and smog causing CO2 emissions Car-Free Dieters are able to reduce just by keeping their feet off the gas pedal.

Lbs. of CO2 Saved This Year
gallons of gas saved

This number represents relief for our environment, our country and our wallets! Car-Free Dieters in Arlington fill their tanks less frequently, helping to reduce our dependency on foreign oil while saving themselves plenty at the pump.

Gallons of Gas Saved This Year
* The numbers in these tickers are estimates for 2009, based on actual results from 2008. For more information about the impact of Arlington's Car-Free Dieters and Arlington County Commuter Services, see ACCS FY 2013 Annual Highlights on CommuterPage.com.

Car-Free Diet Counter

Did You Know?

Driving alone is the primary commute mode for 54% of Arlington Commuters, compared to 83% statewide.

2007 Virginia State of the Commute Study: Arlington Perspective

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Metrorail weekend service adjustments April 29 - May 1

April 28, 2016, WMATA

MARC Penn Line schedule changes effective May 2

April 26, 2016, MTA

Secretary Foxx overhauls Metro board

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Metro announces Red Line 'maintenance surge'

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
416
14th Street Bridge
1413
Arlington Mill Trail
222
Ballston Connector
373
Bluemont Connector
145
CC Connector
469
Clarendon EB bike lane
155
Custis Bon Air Park
711
Custis Rosslyn
0
Fairfax EB bike lane
99
Joyce St SB
19
Key Bridge East
779
Key Bridge West
574
Military NB bike lane
48
Military SB bike lane
28
Quincy NB bike lane
66
Quincy SB bike lane
62
Roosevelt Bridge
377
Rosslyn Bikeometer
994
TR Island Bridge
833
WOD Bon Air Park
391
WOD Bon Air West
839
WOD Columbia Pike
338
WOD East Falls Church
612
Wilson WB bike lane
176

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
788
14th Street Bridge
408
Arlington Mill Trail
955
Ballston Connector
502
Bluemont Connector
433
CC Connector
729
Custis Bon Air Park
517
Custis Rosslyn
1867
Joyce St SB
154
Key Bridge East
2872
Key Bridge West
1440
Roosevelt Bridge
170
TR Island Bridge
2115
WOD Bon Air Park
702
WOD Bon Air West
721
WOD Columbia Pike
925
WOD East Falls Church
399

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
2544993
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