Clarendon

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Photo: outdoor marketClarendon is located on the Wilson Boulevard-Clarendon Boulevard corridor, which was named one of 10 "Great Streets" in the U.S. by the American Planning Association in 2008. Clarendon offers mid-sized office buildings near the Clarendon Metro station and safe, stable neighborhoods full of single-family homes and tree-lined streets.

Clarendon plays host to businesses of all sorts and sizes, many of them with nationally recognized names. The Market Common Clarendon shopping center features Barnes & Noble, Crate & Barrel, Apple Store, The Container Store and Pottery Barn. But Clarendon is probably better known for its local, homegrown businesses. This combination of local and national results in a shopping and retail scene that is quite varied and unique.

Clarendon's reputation for good food and lively bars is very well deserved, as people from throughout the DC metropolitan area come to the neighborhood to sample the ethnic restaurants. Regular events in the area include a farmers market every Wednesday afternoon, year-'round. There is also an annual Mardi Gras celebration and the Clarendon Day festival in the fall.

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          110 Trail
          238
          14th Street Bridge
          836
          Arlington Mill Trail
          127
          Ballston Connector
          157
          Bluemont Connector
          105
          CC Connector
          0
          Clarendon EB bike lane
          98
          Custis Bon Air Park
          371
          Custis Rosslyn
          701
          Fairfax EB bike lane
          57
          Joyce St NB
          10
          Joyce St SB
          12
          Key Bridge East
          544
          Key Bridge West
          386
          Military NB bike lane
          13
          Military SB bike lane
          22
          MVT Airport South
          707
          Quincy NB bike lane
          38
          Quincy SB bike lane
          33
          Roosevelt Bridge
          256
          Rosslyn Bikeometer
          607
          TR Island Bridge
          492
          WOD Bon Air Park
          182
          WOD Bon Air West
          436
          WOD Columbia Pike
          144
          WOD East Falls Church
          325
          Wilson WB bike lane
          106

          Peds counted

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          110 Trail
          329
          14th Street Bridge
          122
          Arlington Mill Trail
          350
          Ballston Connector
          324
          Bluemont Connector
          282
          CC Connector
          0
          Custis Bon Air Park
          315
          Custis Rosslyn
          260
          Joyce St NB
          54
          Joyce St SB
          74
          Key Bridge East
          1620
          Key Bridge West
          808
          MVT Airport South
          162
          Roosevelt Bridge
          54
          TR Island Bridge
          358
          WOD Bon Air Park
          378
          WOD Bon Air West
          372
          WOD Columbia Pike
          199
          WOD East Falls Church
          267

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