Did you know that Alexandria has the highest percentage of car-free households in the DC area outside of DC itself?

Alexandrians share their stories of going car free: http://www.alexandrianews.org/going-...r-new-yorkers/

More to the point, Alexandria's DASH bus service is offering three chances for you to get involved and win prizes during Try Transit Week (Sept 21-25):

1. DASH is asking for your help in answering the simple question of, “Why Do You Take Transit?” Contestants are asked to create a one minute video or submit their answer in writing, and email to DASHContest@alexandriva.gov. The winner will receive a DASH Gift Basket that includes a DASH Pass valid for one month and unlimited rides on DASH. Entries are due by September 30, 2015.

2. Like DASH on Facebook, Follow DASH on Twitter and/or subscribe to DASH eNews and you can also be entered to win a DASH Pass valid for one month and unlimited rides on DASH.


3. Join DASH onsite at various Alexandria and Shirlington locations for transit give-a-ways and enter for a chance to win a DASH Pass when you pledge to try transit and learn the importance of practicing pedestrian safety!