Arlington Among Platinum-Level Walk Friendly Communities

Published January 25, 2024

The Walk Friendly Communities program (WFC) recognizes cities and towns across the United States for prioritizing pedestrians and creating safe and inviting places to walk. Arlington, Virginia is listed as one of only five Platinum-Level Communities.

As WFC states, “Arlington is designated as a Platinum-level Walk Friendly Community for its success in transit-oriented planning, remarkable promotion and outreach, and educational offerings for staff and residents.”

Included among the top communities are Arlington, VA, New York City, NY, Portland, OR, San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA.

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