The City of Alexandria invites you to join the 2014 Commuter Challenge -- a citywide competition between Alexandria Employers that encourages employees to leave their cars at home and commute to work using alternative transportation: walk, bike, carpool/vanpool, bus, train, trolley and telework.
Sponsored by the City of Alexandria, the Van Start and Van Save programs provides temporary funding (up to $2,000) for vanpools having trouble filling all of their seats. Tthe Van Start Program, which funds empty seats during the critical start up phase of new vanpools; and the Van Save Program, which is for existing vanpools that are experiencing problems in their passenger levels due to the loss of riders.
Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee new program recognizes local businesses that provide welcoming services to bicyclists, such as providing bike parking, distributing the Alexandria bike map, and allowing cyclists to refill their water bottle from the tap.
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