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The plan looks to condense three years of rebuilding work into one year as officials look to get the rail network up to a good standard of repair after decades of deferred maintenance. Its effects will be felt region-wide and will affect all lines of the system, including the Yellow and Blue lines that run through Alexandria.


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The Old Town Farmers' Market is looking for bicyclists to transport donated fresh, locally grown food from the farmer's market using bicycles to area locations serving low-income and at-risk Alexandria residents.  The market is especially looking for experienced bicyclists interested in promoting bicycling in the City, food justice, and reducing food waste!  Food rescue event are the last Saturday of the month at 11:45 am to 1:15 pm.  Please sign up at Volunteer Alexandria (type in "Bike for Good" in the Keyword Search) or email BikeforGood@alexandriava.gov for more information.  The first event is May 28th!


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Confident City Cycling is an essential class for all skill levels — whether you are seasoned city rider or new to biking. Instructors teach tactics to help you deal with traffic, communicate effectively cars and pedestrians, and transition from trails to roads and back again. All classes will be held at beautiful Jones Point Park through out the Spring and Summer.  


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Commuters in the City of Alexandria traded in four wheels for two last Friday as more than 500 registered for the City's annual Bike to Work Day (BTWD) event.



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