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  • Commuter Stores will open by 10 a.m. today
    All locations of The Commuter Store, and customer service, willbe  open by 10 a.m. today, Monday, March 2. The Ballston and Crystal City Commuter Stores will open on time.
  • Closings & delays Monday
    A list of closings and delays rom ABC 7.
    March 2, 2015, ABC 7
  • Federal Government, Arlington County delayed Monday
    Federal Government agencies in D.C. will open on a 2-hour delay. Employees have the option for unscheduled leave or telework. Arlington County will open at 10 a.m. Schools are closed or delayed. Follow link for list of schools.
    March 2, 2015, CBS DC
  • 1st Anacostia River Festival to feature bike rides and a bike parade
    The 11th Street Bridge Park and the National Park Service are sponsoring the First Anacostia River Festival this April at the end of the Cherry Blossom Festival. Among many other free events, the festival will feature a bike parade run by ArtReach and Illumination coalition, a WABA led trail ride, and street activities like bike decoration and a tune-up tent.
    March 2, 2015, WashCycle
  • Wintry mix comes to D.C. area for 3rd weekend in a row
    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for the entire metro area is in effect through early Monday morning as freezing rain is likely in the overnight hours.
    Dave Zahren, March 1, 2015, ABC 7
  • Arlington prepares for photo red-light enforcement expansion
    More red-light safety cameras will be installed at Arlington County intersections in the near future, providing 24-hour enforcement technology to chosen intersections. The additions involve seven cameras at five locations.
    February 27, 2015, Arlington County
  • U.S. cities unveil plans for protected bike lanes
    Spring is three weeks away, and that means it's time for one of American cities' newest rituals: announcing the year's protected bike lane construction plans.
    Michael Andersen, February 27, 2015, People for Bikes
  • Arlington, Fairfax to conduct sobriety checkpoint Mar. 6
    On Friday, March 6, 2015 the Arlington County Police Department will conduct a joint sobriety checkpoint with assistance from the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office, Virginia State Police, and the Fairfax County Police Department across two jurisdictions.
    February 27, 2015, Arlington County
Did You Know?

Adolescents who participate in bicycling more than four times a week are 48% less likely to be overweight as adults.

Menschik, D., et al., 2008


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Saturday, March 7, 2015

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