GO Alex

GO Alex encourages the reduction of automobile dependence, increasing mobility, and improving air quality through the promotion of public transit, ridesharing, bicycling, and walking as money and time-saving alternatives. GO Alex also works to improve the commuter experience, assisting employers with creating customized commuter programs for their employees.

Page updated on May 11, 2021 at 2:52 PM

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The City of Alexandria encourages the community to safely participate in National Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 21. The annual event invites the public to consider bicycle commuting as an affordable, efficient and environmentally friendly option for getting to work. Alexandria residents will be among the thousands of area commuters who celebrate Bike to Work Day by cycling to pit stops (then back home to work, if applicable) and participating in special events around the city and throughout the region.


The annual report summarizes the activities for GO Alex, the City of Alexandria's dedicated Transportation Demand Management (TDM) program. TDM is the application of policies and strategies to increase the percentage of commuters using alternative transportation options while still enduring


GO Alex has many ways to connect you to mobility resources in the City of Alexandria. Reach out to us at goalex@alexandriava.gov, or call our helpful friends at the DASH Call Center at 703-746-DASH.



GO Alex continues to monitor the impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus on area transit and provide information resources to Alexandria residents, visitors, and employers. 


Alexandria residents benefit from access to an increasingly multimodal local transportation network as well as the region’s major mass transit systems. Many people feel comfortable using Metrorail, but what if you want to try DASH or Metrobus or even join Capital Bikeshare? GO Alex staff will help you take advantage of these sustainable, efficient options, which make Alexandria a great place to live! 


The City of Alexandria’s GO Alex employer services program provides businesses and commuters assistance for using economical and eco-friendly transportation options. Transportation benefits not only add to the success of your business but also improve the economic vitality of the region.

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