What's New - October 2020
Feedback Form on Draft Strategies Now Available
The Alexandria Mobility Plan (AMP) Team presented draft strategies on the transit, smart mobility, streets, supporting travel options, and curb space and parking chapters on October 15 at a Virtual Town Hall followed by live Q&A. See full descriptions of the draft strategies in the Documents section below.
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The Future of Mobility in Alexandria
Since the Transportation Master Plan was adopted in 2008, technology has transformed how we use our streets and curbs. Smart phones had not yet saturated the market. TNC’s like Uber and Lyft had not yet provided a means to connect drivers with travelers. The first bikeshare had only begun in DC with 10 stations and dockless bikes, e-bikes, or scooters still in the distant future. The future of mobility remains even more uncertain with autonomous vehicles on the horizon and technology that helps improve planning and management of our transportation network.
It is in this context that Alexandria has begun the process of updating the 2008 Transportation Master Plan. The updated plan will be called the Alexandria Mobility Plan (AMP) to emphasize the importance of moving people and goods throughout the City. Going forward, the City will update the AMP every five to eight years.
This update to the Master Plan will ensure that transportation planning in the City continues to serve the needs of residents, businesses, and visitors throughout the City as the region grows and as new technology changes the way we think about transportation and mobility.
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October 15 Draft Strategies Town Hall Meeting Materials
Development – Focus Group Materials
Innovation Forum Materials
Meeting information and materials for the Alexandria Mobility Plan Advisory Committee, can be found on the Committee's webpage.