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Bikeep Becomes FABB Partner

FABB is pleased to announce that Bikeep, the leading smart bike parking provider, has become a Corporate Partner to support our work. FABB and Bikeep are dedicated to getting more people on bikes, and we recognize that secure, convenient bike parking is a major...

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Bike Crashes and the Justice System

FABB hosted Pia Miller, Fairfax County Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney for Community Justice, at our January meeting for a discussion of how the criminal justice system handles court cases arising out of car-bike crashes. In the aftermath of the three bicyclist...

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January Meeting on Bike Crashes and the Courts

Plan now to join FABB at our virtual January meeting for a discussion with Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney Pia Miller about how bike crash cases are handled in Fairfax County. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 19, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. Ms. Miller, a...

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Act Now to Save Safe Routes to School!

FABB requests all Fairfax County parents who want their children to benefit from a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program to contact their District Supervisor and Fairfax County Public School (FCPS) Board Member and ask them to provide funding for the SRTS program and a...

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FABB Statement on McLean Bicyclist Killed in Crash

FABB extends its sympathy and condolences to the family and friends of Matthew Jaeger, the bicyclist killed on December 29, 2021, in McLean. Sadly, he has become the third bicyclist killed in Fairfax County this year. According to the Fairfax County Police Department...

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Braddock Road Multimodal Improvements Meeting

FABB urges local riders to plan now to attend a Virginia Department of Transportation virtual public information meeting on Thursday, January 13 at 7 pm on planned multimodal improvements for a key portion of Braddock Road. The plans involve intersection and other...

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FABB’s End of Year Review

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, FABB in 2021 continued its work to advance county and regional efforts to become more bicycle-friendly while making bicycling fun, safe, and accessible for people of all ages. We greatly appreciate your support for our work....

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Northern Virginia Joint Transportation Meeting

Plan now to participate in a virtual meeting this Wednesday to support and learn more about the regional collaboration required to keep travelers in Northern Virginia moving. Representatives from the Commonwealth Transportation Board, Virginia Department of...

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Help Improve Chesterbrook Road Walkway Project

FABB is asking riders who commute or bike along Chesterbrook Road between the McLean area into Arlington to Speak Up! to the Fairfax County Department of Transportation to improve the Chesterbrook Road Walkway Project. A walkway is a much-needed improvement to enhance...