Sluglines during the National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak

Sluglines during the National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak

Not everyone is privileged to telework or take off, so there were questions regarding the slug lines operations. If you are not feeling well, please stay home. If you are not comfortable slugging please take alternative mode of transportation. To gauge the level of interest in slugging for the next four weeks, we have created poll in the Facebook groups. If you are not in the Facebook group please join or comment below. Springfield Facebook Group ( https://www.facebook.com/groups/springfieldsluglines/ ) for…

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Horner Road Pedestrian Issues

About 75 percent of pedestrian fatalities occur in dark

Safety is a shared responsibility, both vehicle operators and pedestrians on road should put the phone down, be visible and stay sober. The Horner Road commuter lot in Prince William County along I-95 was designed for a capacity of about 250 parking spaces with access to HOV lanes. Two decades later it is now used by more than 1,500 vehicles between 5:30 and 7:30 AM, in addition about 2,600 commuters park and walk to the bus stops and Sluglines. The…

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Parking Lot Closures at Orange Line Metro Stations

Parking impacts begin March 15 at East Falls Church, West Falls Church and Vienna Metro Stations

There will be no parking available at East Falls Church, severely limited parking at West Falls Church, and reduced parking at Vienna Station. If you are impacted join https://www.facebook.com/groups/I66Sluglines/ Metro’s 2020 summer shutdown on the Orange Line is still more than three months away, but “pre-construction” activity to support the massive platform-rebuilding project will begin in a matter of weeks, including major parking changes. Metro is urging customers who park at these stations to start planning now. This summer’s project…

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Catalytic Converters Stolen at Horner Road Commuter Lot

Catalytic Converter Stolen at the Horner Road Commuter Lot

Last month, one of our rider parked her car at the Horner Road Commuter Lot 3 at about 7:30 AM and slugged to work She returned back to the lot at about 6:30 PM to her car that stalled on her. She said “I had no idea what had happened to the car, just thought my car was dying on me I was able to drive it to my mechanic who is not far from the lot and this morning…

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Slug Pickup Locations

Requesting Virginia and District officials to support slugging

“Requesting officials to support slugging by designating curb spaces in DC and Arlington with slug pickup signs. Provide additional parking spaces, secure parking lots and update all parking lots with slug pickup signs and shelter along I-66 and I-95 corridor. Add slugging to policy, strategic plans and Transportation Demand Management (TDM ) programs” For the past four decades, Sluglines have helped fill up empty seats along I-95 corridor. Today about 10,000 commuters slug along I-95 corridor from Fairfax, Prince William…

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