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The Week in FABB: 2009

The prospect of adding bicycle facilities sometimes seems so simple, but even the most simple things can be difficult to do and often take many, many years to complete. Ten years ago this week FABB visited the still relatively new City of Fairfax Regional Library,...

Yay! August Meeting at Caboose Commons

FABB invites everyone to join us for our monthly meeting for August at the Caboose Commons in Merrifield next Wednesday, August 21, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. This will be a joint social gathering and business meeting. We are inviting attendees to take some time to meet...

Biketoberfest!!

Plan now to join the Potomac Pedalers for Biketoberfest on September 14, 2019. The group will be leading two rides to welcome in the fall. Plus participants can enjoy a genuine Oktoberfest featuring great grilled bratwurst, chilled beverages, and German music after...

Sign a Petition for a Safer Seminary Road

Last month, FABB asked local riders and interested residents to support the Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) by contacting the Alexandria City Council to Speak Up! in support of safer options to accommodate all users of Seminary Road. If you...

Fitness and Fun Day Ride, August 24

FABB is happy to be participating in the county’s Fitness and Fun Day at the Annandale Pop-Up Park on Saturday, August 24. We will be leading very short rides (~1 mile) suitable for all ages and abilities around the neighborhood during the event. This will be a fun...

2019 National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project

FABB is again asking members and other interested cyclists to join the the Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) its annual participation the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project. The information from this count of bicyclists and...

Share This Blog II!

Here is another friendly reminder regarding the rules of the road to share with friends and family this summer. Because being on the inside of a turning car is one of the most common causes of injury for cyclists across the country, our friends at the Fairfax County...

City of Alexandria Seeks Input on Alexandria Mobility Plan

Alexandria is beginning an update to the city’s 2008 Transportation Master Plan. The update, called the Alexandria Mobility Plan (AMP), will set transportation priorities so that the city continues to serve the needs of residents, businesses, and visitors as the...

FABB is Looking for a Part-Time Executive Director

You know FABB, and you know that since we became an independent 501(c)3 non-profit in 2015 our organization has made great strides in helping to make Fairfax County a more bicycle-friendly place. FABB is now seeking a part-time Executive Director to lead our growing...