Controversy Over Seminary Road Ends With Road Diet Approval

Controversy Over Seminary Road Ends With Road Diet Approval

On Saturday, Alexandria City Council approved a road diet for a portion of Seminary Road that would reduce four lanes to three (one lane each way and a turn lane in the middle) and add buffered bike lanes, pedestrian refuges, and enhanced crosswalks. It rejected by a...
Try Transit, Go Car Free, Win Prizes

Try Transit, Go Car Free, Win Prizes

This week has been declared Try Transit Week in Virginia and culminates with Car Free Days between September 21-23. The Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT), Fairfax Connector, Fairfax County Commuter Services, and other regional transportation partners...
4th Annual Tour de Mount Vernon in October

4th Annual Tour de Mount Vernon in October

FABB is proud to be a sponsor of the fourth annual Tour de Mount Vernon and wants to encourage everyone to join Mount Vernon District Supervisor Dan Storck for this community bike ride on Saturday, October 19, 2019. This fun ride winds through the south western...
Speak Up! at Community Meetings on Fairfax County’s Future

Speak Up! at Community Meetings on Fairfax County’s Future

Fairfax County will be conducting a series of community meetings throughout the county during the last half of September that will provide an excellent opportunity to advocate for more bicycle infrastructure. County officials charged with creating the first-ever...
E-Bikes Allowed on National Park Trails

E-Bikes Allowed on National Park Trails

Last week the Trump Administration approved an order allowing motorized electric bicycles on every national park trail on which regular bikes are permitted. The order was intended to increase recreational opportunities for all Americans, especially those with physical...