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.

Car-Free Diet Counter

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County Wandering Walking Tour

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Champion Trees Bike Ride

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Car-Free Diet at the Columbia Pike Farmers Market

Sunday, October 29, 2017

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
503
14th Street Bridge
1698
Arlington Mill Trail
461
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
251
CC Connector
740
Clarendon EB bike lane
191
Custis Bon Air Park
1027
Custis Rosslyn
1118
Fairfax EB bike lane
134
Joyce St NB
41
Joyce St SB
20
Key Bridge East
1109
Key Bridge West
547
Military NB bike lane
46
Military SB bike lane
38
MVT Airport South
2429
Quincy NB bike lane
125
Quincy SB bike lane
71
Roosevelt Bridge
390
Rosslyn Bikeometer
0
TR Island Bridge
1424
WOD Bon Air Park
1447
WOD Bon Air West
1768
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
1335
Wilson WB bike lane
232

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
918
14th Street Bridge
423
Arlington Mill Trail
841
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
339
CC Connector
934
Custis Bon Air Park
692
Custis Rosslyn
656
Joyce St NB
96
Joyce St SB
161
Key Bridge East
3594
Key Bridge West
1673
MVT Airport South
391
Roosevelt Bridge
290
TR Island Bridge
1930
WOD Bon Air Park
1042
WOD Bon Air West
1096
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
677

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
7517587
About Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counter Program