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Metro DC’s Car Free Day, Thursday, September 22, 2022 August 1, 2022 -   Car Free Day Metro DC, organized by the Commuter Connections program of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, is back this year on Thursday, September 22, 2022. Use Transit, Carpool/Vanpool (Car-Lite), Bike, Scooter, Walk, or Telework Take the pledge, even if you’re already car free. Car Free Day is a worldwide event that encourages […]
Our Final Comments on the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority’s Six-Year Program Update July 12, 2022 - On July 11, 2022, Active Prince William joined 10 other advocacy organizations around Northern Virginia to send the following joint letter to the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority, three days before the Authority’s scheduled adoption of a two-year update to its Six-Year Program. Coalition for Smarter Growth | Audubon Naturalist Society | Virginia Sierra Club |Faith […]

Active Prince William is presently focused on the following priorities:

  • Influencing the coming updates to the Mobility and Land Use Chapters of the Prince William County Comprehensive Plan and local Small Area Plans
  • Improving the transparency, public-input opportunities, equity, and sustainability of local and regional transportation infrastructure decisions, by advocating for citizen multimodal transportation advisory commissions in Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park
  • Strengthening agency active transportation and trail programs in Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park
  • Improving local policies and standards for adequate bicycle parking accommodations at various types of community destinations
  • Advancing Safe Routes to Schools programs
  • Growing Active Prince William to become an effective and sustainable nonprofit advocacy organization