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Join Us for FABB Meeting Featuring ActiveFairfax

Join FABB virtually this Thursday to discuss the ActiveFairfax Transportation Plan. Help us influence the county's top bike project and policy priorities. FABB is pleased to announce that our next virtual meeting on Thursday, January 21, at 7:00 pm will be devoted to...

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Call to Action: Support the Bicyclist Safety Act!

Act now to support Bicyclist Safety Act! Let your representatives know that we need to improve road safety for everyone. FABB encourages all riders and people who love riders to support The Bicyclist Safety Act, a commonsense proposal that is under consideration by...

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Sign Up Now for Safe Routes to School Workshop

Help provide Fairfax County students healthier and safer options for getting to and from school with lessons from upcoming workshop. Engage your creativity to improve neighborhoods for students walking and rolling. Interested in Safe Routes to School? Plan now to...

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Speak Up on American Legion Bridge Transit Study

Use a virtual public meeting on February 12 to ask for the addition of bike facilities in plans for improving public transit across the American Legion Bridge. Bus bike racks, bike parking, and safe access to terminals will increase multimodal options. Northern...

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W&OD Trail Bridge Nearing Completion

The new Washington & Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail Bridge over Lee Highway (Route 29) is a step closer to its planned completion in February 2021. When finished, the bridge will separate trail users from motorists at the intersection of Lee Highway and Fairfax...

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Speak Up! for Bicycling at NVTA January Meeting

The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority is inviting the public to comment on regional multimodal transportation solutions to traffic congestion. Register now to Speak Up for bicycling and related public transit needs! The Northern Virginia Transportation...

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FABB End of Year Review

Like everyone else, FABB is not sad to see 2020 end. But, the year has had its good points, especially when it comes to better bicycling in Fairfax County. As in other parts of the country, Fairfax witnessed a boom in bicycle sales as more people turned to bicycling...

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Time to Make Streets Safer for Everyone

Overall, our streets remain about as dangerous as ever for all users and especially bicyclists and pedestrians. 2021 should be a time for redoubled efforts to collect data to improve infrastructure and eliminate preventable deaths. Better and more timely data to help...

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Bike to First Hike Fairfax 2021

Help celebrate county parks as you ring in a healthy new year. Bike to a nearby county park, take a hike, take a photo, and win prizes. With a few alterations to accommodate social distancing needs, the Fairfax County Park Authority and Fairfax County Park Foundation...