The City of Alexandria Commuter Challenge is a friendly competition between City of Alexandria employers that encourages all forms of alternative transportation: walking, biking, carpooling/vanpooling, bus, train, trolley and teleworking.
Bike to Work Day online registration is now open and the City of Alexandria has three great pit stops to choose from including Carlyle’s very own John Carlyle Square Park. See the video above for what biking to work is like from Alexandria to Washington, D.C. If you have never attended one, this event is […]
On March 11, the Alexandria Transit Company (ATC) will celebrate 29 years of Driving Alexandria Safely Home (DASH). Customers who ride DASH on Tuesday, March 12 will receive a small gift of appreciation for their support over the years, as part of Customer Appreciation Day.
In response to predicted inclement weather, all Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activates (RPCA) recreation facilities will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 6. All RPCA facilities are expected to open as regularly scheduled on Thursday, March 7. For a complete list of recreation facilities, visit www.alexandriava.gov/recreationcenters.
A Comprehensive Operational Analysis is currently being conducted, and as part of the Thursday, February 28, 2013 ATC Board of Directors Meeting, the Transit Management and Design Consultant will be discussing the study with the ATC Board of Directors. The ATC Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Alexandria’s […]
A list of day and night time road closures for the Telegraph Road area for February 18-23, 2013.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the City of Alexandria until 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night. The line of storms approaching our area is capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. Residents in the storm’s path are advised to move indoors to a sturdy building and stay away […]
The National Weather Service (NWS) reports they are monitoring 3 weather related threats to the DC area starting this afternoon and into the night; high winds, a line of thunderstorms, and rainfall accumulations. The NWS predicts wind gusts around 35-40 MPH starting in the early afternoon hours. The NWS is also monitoring threats of a […]
Put away your checkbooks, discounted metro fare cards will be offered as SmarTrip cards IN 2013. The Carlyle Community Council (CCC) that has offered discounted paper fare cards to CTC residents is phasing them out. The Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA) that operates the Metro subway and bus system is urging riders to use SmarTrip […]