Lots of snow this week and plenty of good stories to go along with it! Our favorite story below is from Scotland where scientists proved that biking keeps you young. File that under "Awesome"!
All About Arlington
"Arlington County Board members on Jan. 1 approved the appointment of chairman Mary Hynes to represent the count on the board of direction of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, which oversees the Metro system."
Photo Credit: Michael Neubert
Arlington County Plows Bike Trails Early
As promised in a November 2014 statement, Arlington County cleared bike paths early on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.
Transportation Today & Tomorrow
"Uber may not be an ideal ride-hailing solution. But let's remember the unpredictable, shifty days of Washington's unmetered cabs."
"Then I got to 11th Street and the cyclist went to the bike lane and I was in my lane and it was beautiful. We were both on our way."
"From Paris to Tokyo, creative ads are being use to change the way we share public transportation."
"NYC neighborhoods with low household incomes and high unemployment lack the excellent transit access to jobs available int he city's most affluent areas."
"A study of fit amateur cyclists aged 55 to 79 found that many were physically and biologically much younger than most people of the same age."
"The groundbreaking is purely symbolic, of course, and the project to link San Francisco and Los Angeles with a 520-mile railroad on which trains will operate at speeds of up to 220 mph still has a number of hurdles to clear."