Arlington's Urban Villages

What transportation benefits are available in my building?

Does your Arlington apartment or office building offer bike storage, SmarTrip cards, or other benefits? Find out here.

Photo: Metrobus at Rosslyn stationArlington, Virginia is an urban county of about 26 square miles, directly across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. Arlington's Urban Villages have shopping, restaurants, recreation, offices and homes all within a few blocks of each other. Urban Villages include:

There are many options for getting around car free. The county is served by:

Arlington is also pedestrian- and bike-friendly, and has more than 100 miles of multi-use trails, on-street bike lanes, and designated bike routes. 

Photo: Capital Bikeshare users in Crystal City

Did You Know?

Adolescents who participate in bicycling more than four times a week are 48% less likely to be overweight as adults.

Menschik, D., et al., 2008

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Maryland commuter rail, bus riders will pay more

Luz Lazo, May 26, 2015, Washington Post

Clearing up e-bike legislation in the U.S.

Morgan Lommele, May 26, 2015, People for Bikes

Amtrak will install inward-facing cameras on trains

Lori Aratani, May 26, 2015, Washington Post

Commuter bottleneck about to be uncorked in Northern Va.

Robert Thomson, May 26, 2015, Washington Post

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