Successful Annandale Ride von admin

Successful Annandale Ride FABB and the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals DC chapter held a joint ride on Saturday to explore new and planned bike infrastructure in the Annandale area (route map). The group of 18 riders met at East Falls Church Metro station. Fairfax County Bike Coordinator Adam Lind and FABB’s Dave Wagoner led the group, with Adam stopping periodically to offer insights into the planning and implementation…

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Support a W&OD Trail Bridge Over Lee Highway von admin

As part of the I-66 widening, VDOT has proposed building a bridge for the W&OD trail over Lee Highway. This would improve safety for trail users as well as speeding everyone along. This has become controversial and theArlington County Board has heard from a number of neighborhood residents asking them to oppose the bridge. The project will be done as part of a design-build contract, so the design is still…

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FABB first blog post goes here von admin

Earlier this year the US Department of Transportation released draft¬†performance measures for evaluating our transportation systems. The measures focused only on speed or travel times for motorized vehicles. The League of American Bicyclists and others encouraged cyclists and pedestrians to submit comments asking that biking and walking be addressed as well. The final performance measures now include all modes, helping ensure that our transportation system is used to move people,…

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