Alexandria Bikeshare and Station Location Debate


Last week, I attended an Alexandria Environmental Policy Commission meeting to pitch a green ideas challenge on ACTion Alexandria for Alexandria's Eco-City initiative in the near future. It would be easy for ACTion Alexandria to collect your ideas for how to turn Alexandria into a greener, more sustainable city on the Challenge section of our site and similar ideas challenges have already begun in New York City, and Washington D.C.. But more on that later!

Carrie Sanders, Pedestrian and Bicycle Coordinator and Transportation Planner for the City of Alexandria, gave a fascinating report on the the City's Bikeshare proposal going to City Council on October 11th.  Read more »

Bike Repair Fair in Chirilagua

Event Date

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 6:40pm - Monday, October 31, 2011 - 6:40pm
Event Location
The bike repair fair will be held in the Arlandria community at Community Lodgings on Elbert Avenue.

This event will provide free bike maintenance and support to local Arlandrians. This event is sponsored by Velocity Bike Cooperative, which will provide the tools necessary for this repair fair.  Read more »