With Tuesday being a federal holiday, many of us had a weird schedule this week. Check out our weekly link recap below to make sure you didn’t miss anything!
All About Arlington:
New regional study details how commuters get to and from Arlington
"What proportion of commuters to and from Arlington regularly drive alone, bike, walk, take transit, carpool or vanpool, or telework?"
Arlington to plow 10 miles of trails after snow this winter
"Arlington County says it will be the first jurisdiction in the D.C. metro area to have a comprehensive policy of clearing some mixed-use trails during snowstorms"
Transportation Today and Tomorrow:
Open letter to a car-addicted city
"What smart cities like Vancouver understand is multi-modal city-making with better urban design is the bedrock of economic success."
How Denver got an oil company to help crowdfund a protected bike lane
"Need money for a better bike lane? Try asking the Internet."
"Congressman Blumenauer (D-OR) & Congressman McGovern (D-MA) will be joined by Metro Board Chair Tom Downs and the Commuter Benefits Work for Us Coalition urging Congress to take swift action restoring parity between the transit/vanpool and parking benefits."
9 things drivers need to stop saying in the bikes vs. cars debate
"So, before the next big wave of internet arguing, I propose we retire a few overused and underwhelming opinions in the bikes vs. cars debate."
The 16 most beautiful metro stations in the world
"Whether swirled in technicolor or adorned with classical furnishings, these metro stations prove that the task of commuting can be an edifying one, so long as you’re in the right place."