Month: April 2012

BikeArlington, WalkArlington, goDCgo … Why Do We Do This Stuff?

Some might ask why would Arlington, Alexandria and DC invest in these programs? The traditional role of government with regard to transportation has been building supply.  Since the earliest human history, rulers built roads for military and commerce.  Many of these ancient routes, such as the Grand Trunk Road winding through the Khyber Pass, remain… Read more »

Long Term Impact of the Rising Cost of Gas

The Mobility Collaborative’s first white paper discusses the impact of rising gas prices on household budgets and travel behavior. Research and previous behaviors suggest that price increases alone are not going to be enough to change how people think about mobility. Check out “White Paper #1 – Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride and the Long-Term Impact… Read more »