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Union Station won a 2016 Lyftie Award for being the top transit destination in America. Founding Farmers was the most popular restaurant destination in DC, and Don Tito in Arlington was the bar of choice. (Lyft)Twitter
To improve public health, planners in Prince George's want to reshape the county's built environment so that walking and biking are more viable choices for residents. Other areas in our region and around the country are shifting focus to plan for public health too. (Post)Twitter
A planned building in Old Town Alexandria two blocks from the King Street Metro Station is creating a fuss due to its modern design. Residents fear it will distract and detract from the Old Town charm. (WBJ)Twitter
DC water officials are planning on revisiting how to best handle large pollution spills. The city estimates that if a large spill occurred and couldn't be avoided, DC would only have one to two days of drinking water. (WTOP)Twitter
More than 50 cars were vandalized Wednesday morning at the Greenbelt Metro Station parking lot. Police have identified three persons of interest who they believe broke into the cars at around 4 am. (Post)Twitter
An Uber driver in DC drove off with a two-year-old boy in the backseat before his mother could get in the car. They were reunited after the woman found a DC police officer to chase the car down. Uber suspended the driver pending an investigation. (Post)Twitter
Amsterdam used a "Bike Mayor" to help bridge the gap between city policymakers and the bike-using public, and so far, the program has been a success. Now she's heading to New York to expand the program. (CityLab)Twitter
A photographer captured commutes in Boston, Chicago, and New York City over a few months in 2016. The black and white images are strikingly beautiful and informative about how we travel to and from work (Atlantic)Twitter
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