Car Free Day Pledge
Car Free Day, a worldwide event that encourages greener methods of travel; meaning ways to get around other than driving alone by car, is this week!
To celebrate, we are giving away a $100 Instacart gift card to one lucky winner.
Want to win? Take the pledge to leave your car at home for one day during the week of September 20 – 24 by filling out the form.
WFH Tool Kit
Working from home and looking for resources to make your WFH experience even better? We have you covered! We’ve crafted all the best resources and downloads to keep your work ethic at an all-time high from the comforts of home. From a checklist to ensure you stay on track, to professional-looking virtual backgrounds for your next Zoom meeting, you will be set-up for success on your next WFH day! The items below are all part of Go West Alex’s WFH Tool Kit, designed to make working from home easier and more productive.
Save an item to your computer:
Click on the desired picture, then once the picture opens in a new window, left-click to save it to your computer.
Save an item below on your phone or tablet:
Click on the desired picture, then once the image opens in a new window, hold down the image to save it to your photos.
Check out these helpful apps to help you get around the DC Metro Area:
AroundMe allows you to search for the nearest restaurants, banks, gas stations, book a hotel or find entertainment nearby.
CarpoolNow is an app you can use anytime to find and schedule rides with commuters going your way
The Express Lanes will help get you to your destination faster along 495 and 95 in Northern Virginia. Plan travel on the Lanes using the Express Lanes app.
Moovel is used for easy trip planning and navigating your city. Book rides and share cars and bikes—all in one app.
Tap into your community to find other commuters going your way. Choose to drive or ride, and match with people based on route and time of day.
Get real-time Metrorail and Metrobus predictions, trip planner, and DC Metro map directly from WMATA.
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Washington Area Bicyclist Association
City of Alexandria
Driving Alexandria Safely Home