- The Alexandria City Council approved the Mt. Vernon Village Center development which is between the Four Mile Run Trail and Mt. Vernon Ave. The site will include two "green fingers" that will connect the avenue to the trail.
- Look, Montgomery County citizens are getting in on the "Capital Bikeshare bikes are $6,000 each" histrionics. Even if you accept the reasoning (and it's somewhat flawed), its irrelevant without considering benefits. According to numbers I crunched in September, CaBi had benefits of about $1800 per bike in it's first year. Criticizing CaBi now is like saying the Normandy invasion was a mistake. Look at the results.
- MSM on Metro's bike and pedestrian access plans "Bike and pedestrian access is a very cost-effective and convenient way for customers to connect to Metro stations," Metro spokesman Dan Stessel said in an email. "Particularly as parking is limited at certain locations, it's a viable alternative for some riders."