Arlington County Manager Michael Brown (different from DC’s two Michael Browns) has released his analysis of the East Falls Church plan, including estimates of the development necessary to increase Metro ridership, the value of community benefits the county could get, and how much retail the area could support.
Women, ride your bikes
Revolution Cycles wants to get more women riding bikes, and is having a “ladies’ night” in Clarendon tonight. Only 20% of DC cyclists are female. (TBD)
The Huffington Post is sponsoring a caravan of buses to haul New Yorkers to DC’s upcoming Jon Stewart/Stephen Colbert rally. We wonder if they might have been able charter a train instead. (We Love DC) (Tip: Eric Fidler)
DC in the day
DC in the 1980s was more than crack, homicide, and Marion Barry. Check out these photos documenting downtown’s grittier years. (Kinorama) (Tip: Eric Fidler)