DC Council Passes First-in-Nation Legislation!

The DC Council took its second and final vote on the STEER Act.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on February 7, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery
on February 7, 2024.

 

Arlington County Board At-Large Candidate Meet and Greet 

Join WABA and Sustainable Mobility for Arlington County (SUSMO) for a meet-and-greet to hear from Arlington County Board At-Large Candidates who are running in this year’s primary election.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 17, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 17, 2024.

 

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Save the date!

Older Adult Transportation Block Party

Save the date!

Save the date of April 13, 2024 for the Older Adult Transportation Block Party! Stay tuned for more details to come!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 30, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 30, 2024.

 

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Driver’s School Instructors Educational Safety Walk & Learn

WABA staff members and DC traffic safety experts will be present at the Walk & Learn to discuss best practices related to safe driving and sharing the road with vulnerable road users, such as pedestrians and bicyclists.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 30, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 30, 2024.

 

Class

Documentary Screening: The Street Project hosted by WABA

In case you missed it….WABA is hosting another documentary screening of The Street Project! 

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 22, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 22, 2024.

 

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DC Organizer Meet and Greet

Join us for a fun-filled evening at the City-State Brewing Co. in Washington, DC! This in-person event is the perfect opportunity to meet and connect with WABA’s new DC Organizer: Alyssa Proudfoot Siegel!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 23, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 23, 2024.

 

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Supporting better bicycling near & far in 2024

In 2024, we will be pushing a comprehensive bicycling safety agenda that incorporates lessons from last year’s close legislative defeats. We worked with statewide agency staff and leaders through the year to address concerns and have secured patrons from across the Commonwealth who share a love of bicycling. 

Action Alert: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien on January 10, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kevin O'Brien
on January 10, 2024.

 

Community Cleanup: Marvin Gaye Trail

RSVP

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 9, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 9, 2024.

 

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Speak out for the Arboretum Bridge & Trail

After 20 years, the Arboretum Bridge and Trail Project is finally nearing construction, but there are a few final steps where your voice can help show how valued this connection will be. DDOT and the National Park Service (NPS) worked together on the project and seek community stakeholders’s feedback on the final design. Show your support for this important project by January 12th.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on January 16, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on January 16, 2024.

 

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 30, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 30, 2024.

 

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Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 30, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 30, 2024.

 

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Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

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Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

Meetup

Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

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Trail Ranger Coffee Hour

Join the Trail Rangers for a cup of coffee on the Met Branch Trail!

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on January 4, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on January 4, 2024.

 

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CONNECTICUT AVE NW MULTIMODAL CHANGES HAVE REACHED THE TERRIBLE TWOS

Take Action and tell the Mayor and City Administrator to move forward with multimodal infrastructure changes for Connecticut Avenue!

Action Alert: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on December 19, 2023.

Action Alert: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on December 19, 2023.

 

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2023 WABA Member Holiday Mixer

To show our thanks for your support during 2023, you’re invited to the WABA Holiday Mixer at Baja Tap Bar!

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne on December 1, 2023.

Event: Last updated by Colin Browne
on December 1, 2023.

 

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Help support and enhance the safety and utility of Old Georgetown Road!

Sign up to be a member of a WABA campaign group to support and enhance the safety and utility of the lanes

Action Alert: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on November 28, 2023.

Action Alert: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on November 28, 2023.

 

Thursday Night Trivia featuring Washington Area Bicyclist Association

Cap City Trivia is hosting a special Trivia Night at the Coupe featuring Washington Area Bicyclist Association! No reservations needed – compete for prizes as you pedal your way to victory with a round of Qs by WABA. Questions start at 7pm!

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich on November 28, 2023.

Event: Last updated by Sarah Haedrich
on November 28, 2023.

 

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Tell Mayor Bowser to follow through on her commitment to Vision Zero!

Members of the District of Columbia chapter of Families for Safe Streets installed signs at over 50 crash sites across all eight Wards memorializing fatal crashes.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on November 14, 2023.

Blog Post: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on November 14, 2023.

 

I Bike I Buy Card Pick-Up and PostCard Writing Party Event

As we await word from DDOT on the status of the Connecticut Ave Protected Bike Lane, we will be hosting a postcard writing party for World Day of Remembrance!

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery on November 20, 2023.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jeremiah Lowery
on November 20, 2023.

 

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Racial and Socioeconomic Impacts in Washington, DC Transportation Planning

Join us on Saturday (11/18) to visit the recently installed “Centuries” exhibit by artist Nekisha Durrett. Durrett’s exhibit focuses on celebrating Black women bicyclists, drawing from stories of five Black women, who gathered in 1928 to cycle for three days, from New York City to Washington, DC.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on November 8, 2023.

Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on November 8, 2023.

 

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Traffic Safety

Some tips on traffic safety, from WABA and the Highway Safety Office.

Resource: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on November 2, 2023.

Resource: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on November 2, 2023.

 

Faith Leaders Roundtable

The voices of Faith Leaders play a vital role in shaping our transportation system for the better, and now is the time for transportation advocates to develop strong ties with the faith community for the future of our transportation system and the economy. 

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade on October 19, 2023.

Event: Last updated by Jonathan Kincade
on October 19, 2023.

 

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