Metrorail

Metrorail, often referred to simply as "Metro," is the Washington, D.C. area's regional rail system, the backbone of the area's public transportation system. There are 11 Metrorail stations in Arlington, providing fast, frequent service between Arlington, Washington, and the surrounding areas. Metro's Orange, Blue, and Yellow lines all serve Arlington. Metrorail is operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). 

Photo: Metrorail train

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Higher levels of walkability are directly linked to higher home values.

CEOs for Cities, 2009

News Headlines
Some NTSB recommendations not directed at Metro

Luz Lazo, May 3, 2016, Washington Post

Fences, other structures remain in Purple Line's path

Katherine Shaver, May 3, 2016, Washington Post

NTSB: Flawed oversight led to deadly smoke incident

Martin Di Caro, May 3, 2016, WAMU

Tracks affected by train derailment to reopen before noon Wednesday

Luz Lazo, May 3, 2016, Washington Post

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
498
14th Street Bridge
1538
Arlington Mill Trail
265
Ballston Connector
174
Bluemont Connector
173
CC Connector
469
Clarendon EB bike lane
142
Custis Bon Air Park
834
Custis Rosslyn
5
Fairfax EB bike lane
96
Joyce St SB
22
Key Bridge East
816
Key Bridge West
581
Military NB bike lane
48
Military SB bike lane
43
Quincy NB bike lane
82
Quincy SB bike lane
68
Roosevelt Bridge
380
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1034
TR Island Bridge
1040
WOD Bon Air Park
715
WOD Bon Air West
1183
WOD Columbia Pike
670
WOD East Falls Church
845
Wilson WB bike lane
179

Peds counted

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110 Trail
318
14th Street Bridge
142
Arlington Mill Trail
395
Ballston Connector
263
Bluemont Connector
179
CC Connector
427
Custis Bon Air Park
346
Custis Rosslyn
488
Joyce St SB
79
Key Bridge East
1340
Key Bridge West
614
Roosevelt Bridge
62
TR Island Bridge
221
WOD Bon Air Park
573
WOD Bon Air West
534
WOD Columbia Pike
355
WOD East Falls Church
286

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
2625714
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