Metro Silver and Orange Line Closures and Biking

Metro Silver and Orange Line Closures and Biking

Metro is closing the Silver line and the Orange line west of Ballston from late May until this fall.  Bike commuting, with careful planning and preparation, is a great alternative option.  Updated and corrected on May 21, 2020. Metro recently announced that...
Study Finds Bike Lanes Provide Positive Economic Impact

Study Finds Bike Lanes Provide Positive Economic Impact

A recent study found that adding bike lanes boosted business and employment in the food service and retail sectors. Understanding how investments in such improvements impact economic vitality, business activities, and neighborhood equity help justify multi-modal...
Update on New Laws Protecting Vulnerable Road Users

Update on New Laws Protecting Vulnerable Road Users

The final two bills protecting vulnerable road uses in Virginia were approved in late April.  New laws go into effect in July.  The General Assembly reconvened on April 22, 2020 to approve two more laws protecting vulnerable road users after receiving...
#Covid19Streets

#Covid19Streets

Cities around the world are reclaiming space on roads and streets for pedestrians and bikes. With your support, Fairfax County can, too! Hey, better bicycling advocates, if you are on Twitter, check out #Covid19Streets and see all of the amazing changes going on...
May Is Still Bike Month

May Is Still Bike Month

It’s Bike Month! Celebrate Bicycling! FABB and others are ready to help you get out and  ride. Although Bike Month events have been canceled, FABB encourages everyone to continue to celebrate the month. Rather than focusing on biking to work, just...