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  1. Yay! Mt. Vernon Ave underpass is nicely lit at...

    Yay!

    Mt. Vernon Ave underpass is nicely lit at this point.

    Glebe is still 100% dark.
  2. I nominate this thread for "Great Moments in...

    I nominate this thread for "Great Moments in Pedantry".
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    BikeArlington wins again!

    BikeArlington wins again!
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    How to take your bike on Metrobus

    A handy-dandy video for those who hesitate to try it "under pressure":


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzxEy1ZKoew
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    And throw your weight backward. In an absolute...

    And throw your weight backward. In an absolute emergency I slam both brakes and scoot backward off the saddle to sit on my rear rack. Takes practice though, gotta be muscle memory. Learned that in...
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    The only thing worse than this storage facility...

    The only thing worse than this storage facility is the insane contortionist layout they had created trying to shoe-horn a grocery store on the site to get the Sector Plan's bonus density.

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    This one?...

    This one? http://www.arlnow.com/2014/06/06/part-of-wod-railroad-torn-down-for-storage-facility/
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    On my evening commute (which is really an...

    On my evening commute (which is really an afternoon commute on Thursdays), I saw a bearded cyclist building fresh new rock sculptures along the Shirlington Connector. :)
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    My guess is either because of the large number of...

    My guess is either because of the large number of driveways or the bulb-out at 25th Street, but I'm not positive.
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    Bonus points if the route goes past this house on...

    Bonus points if the route goes past this house on 26th Street South in Aurora Highlands:

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    I wouldn't be surprised if they had some help...

    I wouldn't be surprised if they had some help from Mr. Tow Truck. No parking signs should mean more construction happening today.
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    trails@arlingtonva.us Gonna be hard to fix til...

    trails@arlingtonva.us

    Gonna be hard to fix til it warms up though.
  13. Hains Point 100 is December 21st...

    Hains Point 100 is December 21st.
  14. Thread: Volunteers

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    I imagine I'm not the only person who hasn't the...

    I imagine I'm not the only person who hasn't the faintest idea what's involved in registering people.
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    I was OK with the rain, but the brief batch of...

    I was OK with the rain, but the brief batch of wind-driven sleet was an unwelcome surprise. On 2nd thought, maybe it was hail - it was above freezing at ground level.
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    Just a little update that the trail connection...

    Just a little update that the trail connection from Humpback Bridge to Boundary Channel Drive near the Pentagon is looking more likely. I base this not on any conversation with staff, but on the...
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    However, I bet if you emailed des@arlingtonva.us...

    However, I bet if you emailed des@arlingtonva.us the information would make its way to the appropriate people... :)
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    I believe the official justification is "we want...

    I believe the official justification is "we want you to call so we can respond faster". My take is there is no reason you can't respond to an online trouble ticket just as fast a phone call, but I...
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    7081 Photo by @bikepedantic

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    From the horse's mouth: I’m told we have...

    From the horse's mouth:

    I’m told we have between two and three pavement marking crews out working on Eads St today. It may not get finished today but they should make substantial progress. I’ll...
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    The hydrants themselves are also color-coded. :)

    The hydrants themselves are also color-coded. :)
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    The county definitely screwed this one up. At...

    The county definitely screwed this one up. At this point it'll be extremely difficult to get anything down with winter upon us.

    On the bright side, when it gets remarked it'll be a cycletrack.
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    You really only have to worry about the voltage. ...

    You really only have to worry about the voltage. Amp hours (Ah) is capacity - the higher it is, the longer it lasts. Watt Hours (Wh) is another way of stating capacity - it just multiplies Amp...
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    Every single board member is saying that they are...

    Every single board member is saying that they are for transit improvements on the Pike and there is a long line of people ready to shout it to the rooftops if they start to waffle on it.

    I expect...
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    Expect stop consolidation (fewer stops, so the...

    Expect stop consolidation (fewer stops, so the buses can move faster), off-board fare collection (so people can get on an off through ALL doors instead of having to line up single file going into a...
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