When Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) thinks of outstanding leadership and excellence in implementing transportation benefits for residents, we think of communities like The Trove.
ATP congratulates The Trove on becoming Champion of the Month! The property has organized events that educate residents about transit benefits and provided its residents with state of the art bike rooms and industry leading bike amenities. The Trove has gone above and beyond to enhance their residents' experience and ensure they have all the tools they need to enjoy a smooth commute to their workplace.
A Commitment to Multi-Modal Transportation
Located in Columbia Pike, the Trove faces a unique challenge as the area does not enjoy the same level of transit service as other areas in Arlington. However, The Trove offers a generous shuttle options for residents who need to connect to Metro. Additionally, the property is also designed to provide generous spaces for residents to park their bikes, e-scooters, and e-bikes.
Furthermore, The Trove has installed multiple transit information displays in their lobby, mail room, and community rooms, which spotlight transit information for all major modes in their immediate area. This allows residents to better plan their commute whether they're using ART bus, Metro, Capital Bikeshare, or rideharing.
Mixing Event Planning and Active Transportation
Led by Vonetta Hugee, The Trove's active community management team has made strides in educating their residents about transit benefits and options through fun community events. Utilizing The Trove’s gorgeous roof tops and community rooms The Trove’s team have organized comedy nights, ice cream socials, and invited ATP to these events to distribute pre-loaded SmarTrip cards and memberships to Capital Bikeshare.
Be Like The Trove: Become a Champion Today
The Trove’s transportation strategy should be a model for other multifamily residential communities that strive to advertise Arlington’s many public amenities.
From Platinum-level walkability to access to one of the nation’s leading bike trails, Arlington is a great place to live and work. Prioritizing transit options and active transportation as a solution for commuting can attract new residents to your building and retain existing ones in today's competitive market.
No matter what your community looks like—with 15 units or 150, a garden apartment building or luxury high rise—there are so many ways to become a Champion and to make an impact. To assess your community’s transportation strategy and improve your prospecting, contact Arlington Transportation Partners today and start your journey towards becoming a Champion.