Ballston

Photo: Sidewalk in BallstonBallston boasts high-rises, hotels, shopping, restaurants, and inviting green spaces that contribute to create a vibrant pedestrian-friendly mix of business and pleasure. Once you get just a few blocks from the main streets, the high-density development tapers off to residential neighborhoods with parks, schools, and single-family homes. The Ballston-MU Metro station is a major transportation hub, connecting Metrobus and ART buses with Metrorail's Orange and Silver lines. Plus there is plenty of bike parking on the Metro Plaza.

Need help with your car-free options? The Commuter Store® located on the Ballston-MU Metro Plaza has knowledgeable staff to answer any of your walk, bike and transit questions. Get maps, schedules, and buy Capital Bikeshare memberships or fares for all the regional transit systems.

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Car-Free Transportation Options and Car-Free Diet Partners in Ballston

          Did You Know?

          Arlington County is one of only 15 Gold-level Walk Friendly Communities in the U.S.

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          Upcoming Events
          Arts Walk - Lee Highway

          Sunday, April 30, 2017 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

          Public Meeting -- W&OD Trail bridge over Rt. 29

          Tuesday, May 2, 2017

          South Park at Potomac Yards Meeting 3

          Wednesday, May 3, 2017

          NoMa Bike Network Study Workshop

          Thursday, May 4, 2017

          Car-Free Diet at Westover Farmer's Market

          Sunday, May 7, 2017

          Events Calendar

          Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

          Bikes counted

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          110 Trail
          459
          14th Street Bridge
          1165
          Arlington Mill Trail
          350
          Ballston Connector
          35
          Bluemont Connector
          145
          CC Connector
          566
          Clarendon EB bike lane
          145
          Custis Bon Air Park
          1002
          Custis Rosslyn
          939
          Fairfax EB bike lane
          106
          Joyce St NB
          33
          Joyce St SB
          28
          Key Bridge East
          816
          Key Bridge West
          485
          Military NB bike lane
          48
          Military SB bike lane
          42
          MVT Airport South
          1842
          Quincy NB bike lane
          19
          Quincy SB bike lane
          62
          Roosevelt Bridge
          228
          Rosslyn Bikeometer
          0
          TR Island Bridge
          3
          WOD Bon Air Park
          1353
          WOD Bon Air West
          1652
          WOD Columbia Pike
          1080
          WOD East Falls Church
          1420
          Wilson WB bike lane
          192

          Peds counted

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          110 Trail
          789
          14th Street Bridge
          294
          Arlington Mill Trail
          854
          Ballston Connector
          148
          Bluemont Connector
          373
          CC Connector
          717
          Custis Bon Air Park
          768
          Custis Rosslyn
          608
          Joyce St NB
          77
          Joyce St SB
          140
          Key Bridge East
          2550
          Key Bridge West
          972
          MVT Airport South
          640
          Roosevelt Bridge
          164
          TR Island Bridge
          916
          WOD Bon Air Park
          1078
          WOD Bon Air West
          1072
          WOD Columbia Pike
          843
          WOD East Falls Church
          604

          All counters, YTD

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          Year to Date
          2644615
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