Advocating for walkable, bikeable, inclusive, and transit-oriented communities as the most sustainable and equitable way for the Washington, DC region to grow and provide opportunities for all.

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Events

Webinar: Proposed 2025 Better Bus Network

Join us to hear directly from Metro staff about the

Webinar: Launching our Blueprint for a Better Region

We're so excited to finally share our vision for a more sustainable, equitable, and vibrant D.C. region with you. Join us to learn more about our vision and how you can be a smart growth champion!

Latest Happenings


Remarks to DMV Moves (long-term funding taskforce)

Remarks to DMV Moves (long-term funding taskforce)

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Access to frequent, affordable transit is key for access to jobs and enabling people to escape poverty. Affordable transit combined with affordable housing results in lower combined housing and transportation costs, provides for family security, and enables families and children to succeed. Our transportation network would not work without frequent and extensive transit.
How to get involved in our Blueprint for a Better Region

How to get involved in our Blueprint for a Better Region

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Traffic. Expensive housing. Dangerous streets for walking and bicycling. Disappearing farms and forests. It’s all interconnected. Learn how, and what you can do to solve these challenges on June 25!
Join us June 11th to see Metro's proposed Better Bus Network

Join us June 11th to see Metro’s proposed Better Bus Network

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This summer, WMATA needs YOUR feedback to help shape a fast, frequent, and reliable bus network for the D.C. region! Join us for our webinar where CSG and WMATA will give you a walkthrough of the draft network and how to share your feedback.

Letter: 495 Southside (Oppose, Regional/Fairfax County)

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The Coalition for Smarter Growth respectfully asks Transportation Planning board officials to: 1) Vote to exclude the 495 Southside Project from the Visualize 2050 plan and air quality conformity analysis due to the strong concerns of multiple local jurisdictions that have not been adequately addressed by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), and 2) Ensure that VDOT fixes its flawed 495 Southside Study to fully evaluate other alternatives, address local jurisdiction concerns, and identify the best long-term solution for the region and communities along 495.
Join us on June 25 to learn more about our vision for a more sustainable, equitable, and vibrant D.C. region

Join us on June 25 to learn more about our vision for a more sustainable, equitable, and vibrant D.C. region

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After several months of hard work, we're so excited to finally share our vision for a more sustainable, equitable, and vibrant D.C. region with you – join us on June 25!