(Updated at 12:22 a.m.) Arlington County is set to celebrate the opening of a new section of the Washington Blvd Bike Trail today (Nov. 30).
The event will take place from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. along the new bike trail on the east side of Towers Park (801 S. Scott Street). Capital Bikeshare bikes will be available for attendees to try out the trail after remarks from the speakers.
The new 10-foot-wide trail runs between Towers Park and 2nd Street S. in Penrose, to provide more seamless access for cyclists and pedestrians to a previously constructed trail between Arlington Blvd and Walter Reed Drive.
🚨 NEW TRAIL ALERT! 🚨
Washington Boulevard Trail offers a new N/S connection for folks walking & biking between Arlington Boulevard and Walter Reed Drive.
Come celebrate with us on Nov 30 from 1-2 pm!
— BikeArlington (@BikeArlington) November 20, 2018
This story has been updated