Monthly Archives: May 2012

More on Southern Bike Boulevard Extension Via Arlington Village

The current edition of the newsletter for the condominium association in Arlington Village (“The Village Crier”) has more details on the proposed Columbia Pike Bike Boulevard bypass through Arlington Village.  It can be read here in its entirety, but it … Continue reading

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A Response to Mary Hynes Opinion on Streetcars

This post replies to a recent Opinion piece written by Arlington County Board Chairwoman Mary Hynes, which can be read here.  It is also posted as a comment at Arlington Connection. Ms. Hynes likes to invoke SmartGrowth in defense of … Continue reading

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Arlington Transit Should Move ART 42 Stop to 16 Bus Bay at Pentagon (Part II)

In a prior post, this blog suggested moving the stop for ART 42 closer to the bus stops for the 16 series of Metrobus (Pikeride) stops in order to give commuters living between the Air Force Memorial and S. Courthouse … Continue reading

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Old Arlington Grill Revamps Happy Hour

Old Arlington Grill – the bar attached to the Cinema and Drafthouse – has reconfigured their bar and their Happy Hour. The interior has a fresh coat of paint and retains most of the cinema-themed framed posters.  They have put … Continue reading

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