Columbia Pike Streetcar Would Bring Billions to Arlington and Fairfax

[By Paul Goddin for Mobility Lab, published on March 27, 2014] A new study commissioned by Arlington County shows that the Columbia Pike Streetcar would spur billions of dollars in revenue for Arlington and Fairfax counties. Between $3.2 billion and $4.4 billion in incremental benefits (over and above capital expenditures and operating costs) would be realized for the …

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Arlington Looks to Avoid Parking “Tragedy of the Commons”

[By Paul Goddin for Mobility Lab, published on March 27, 2014] Parking isn’t something many people think about until it’s unavailable. Even city planners have historically considered parking somewhat of an afterthought. Cities are paying more attention to the resource lately, however, in part due to the influence of one book in particular: The High Cost of Free …

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