VDOT Spring Transportation Meeting

VDOT Spring Transportation Meeting

FABB is encouraging Fairfax County riders to offer their ideas on making better bicycling part of Virginia Department of Transportation projects in person and on line. The in-person opportunity is on Wednesday, May 4, at the VDOT spring transportation and Commonwealth...
Speak Up! to Improve Visualize 2045

Speak Up! to Improve Visualize 2045

The National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) is updating its Visualize 2045 long-range transportation plan for the metropolitan Washington region. The draft, however, is woefully unbalanced against transit and other forms of multi-modal...
Revive the Bicycle Commuter Benefit

Revive the Bicycle Commuter Benefit

Act now to ask Congress to encourage bike commuting with tax incentives to make biking more accessible, affordable, and attainable. Bicycling to work has numerous benefits for the people biking and for society at large, including better health outcomes, lower...
Virginia Becoming More Bicycle Friendly

Virginia Becoming More Bicycle Friendly

The League of American Bicyclists’ most recent ranking of Bicycle Friendly States has just come out and FABB is gratified to see that Virginia has jumped from No. 9 in the nation in 2019 to No. 7 in 2022 (plus we’re first among the 13 southern states). When the...
Riders Seeking Safety Improvements From Restriping Program

Riders Seeking Safety Improvements From Restriping Program

FABB wants to draw local riders’ attention to an On The Move article about the recent VDOT/FCDOT repaving and restriping meeting for the Mount Vernon, Lee, and Springfield Districts. According to On The Move, during the question and answer period, several cycling...