DDOT says the Fort Totten Square development, which will include a Walmart, will generate too much traffic for area roads and has too many parking spaces. The ANC wanted lots of parking. (Heartbeat) Twitter
DC and Arlington bike shop owners initially worried that Capital Bikeshare would cut down on their business, but instead it’s strengthened it as people start biking with CaBi, then switch to their own bikes. (TN) Twitter
Young men leave cars?
Young men, a demographic often associated with American car culture, may be turning away from cars. Since the start of the recession, young men have driven fewer miles and fewer hold driver’s licenses. (Streetsblog) Twitter
Catholic University will reduce the amount of parking on campus, including making the center of campus into a green quad, but then they want to build a new parking lot in what’s now filled with trees. (Heartbeat) Twitter
Banned intercity buses crowd out Chinatown minibuses