Slow week for Arlington transportation news, but plenty happening around the country and the world. Get caught up here, including a feature from Mobility Lab!
All about Arlington
"The public lament regarding Arlington's decision not to advance streetcars on Columbia Pike inaccurately and unfairly characterized bus service and bus riders."
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"The 95 Express Lanes are set to open on Sunday along the project's full 29 miles in Northern Virginia. But for the first two weeks, drivers can use them for free."
Transportation today and tomorrow
"From pay-by-plate kiosks to pollution surcharges to length-based fees."
"A slew of new research links walkable neighborhoods with safer, healthier, more democratic places."
"Real-estate trends, like new "18-hour cities," will create a need to educate people about growing transportation options."
"A planned protected bike land would line Arapahoe Street in downtown, eventually syncing up with several other protected cycle tracks. But while those other lanes will most likely be funded publicly, the Arapahoe Street project is being spearheaded by the Downtown Denver Partnership, a business organization."
"In many metros, young people today commute by car as often as they did in 1980."