Urgent Service Updates
  • ART service for 3/22: Start with *Limited* service, add more as conditions permit
    On Thursday, March 22, ART will start the day with *Limited* service and increase service as conditions permit. Please visit https://tinyurl.com/y8vzpctc for a list of routes operating during Limited service. Additional alerts will be sent as the service level changes.
  • STAR service for Thursday, March 22, 2018
    All STAR trips before 9:00 am Thursday are cancelled with the exception of Dialysis. Call Ctr opens at 9AM. Call to Cancel or Reschedule. The federal government is opening 2 hours late due to sidewalk & street conditions.
  • ART service Update for today Wednesday 3/21/18
    ART is able to provide Severe Service levels. ART weather policy is at https://tinyurl.com/yb39yg3c - also at https://www.arlingtontransit.com/pages/about/severe-weather-policy/#Table As conditions deteriorate, this Alert will be updated.
  • STAR Service for Wednesday March 21, 2018
    STAR will provide dialysis rides today, 3/21/18 but may have delays. Other STAR rides are canceled and the STAR Call Center is closed today. OPM has decided that local federal offices are closed.

View additional alerts from ART and Metro.

Help Stuff an ART Bus Full of Food Donations!

September 9, 2015

As part of Hunger Action Month in September, Arlington Transit and its operator, National Express, will partner with the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) and Giant Foods to take action against hunger by challenging the community to “stuff an ART bus” full of non-perishable food items.

Last year, more than 4,700 pounds of food was collected over a three day period and donated to AFAC. With the community's help, we hope to beat that total this year! Stuff-a-Bus events will be held during two weekends this month at three different Giant Food stores in Arlington, VA. Stop by, say hi and donate some food!

Stuff-a-Bus Events will be held:

Stuff a Bus Event

Friday, September 11 - Sunday, September 13

10 am - 6 pm (until 4 pm on Sunday)

Giant Foods at Virginia Square -- 3450 Washington Blvd.

Giant Foods at Shirley Park -- 2901 S Glebe Rd

Saturday, September 26 - Sunday, September 27

10 am - 6 pm (until 4 pm on Sunday)

Giant Foods at Lyon Village -- 3118 Lee Hwy

All of the food collected will be donated to the AFAC who will distribute it to the more than 2,200 families a week who rely on AFAC for free supplemental groceries.

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