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  It’s that time for our quarterly staff meeting. The in-person meetings will take place next week, on Monday, October 31 and Tuesday, November 1. Over these two dates, employees will have three opportunities to join one of the mandatory meetings. Dates and times are listed below, along with details on how to join virtually or over the...
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019 DASH ServiceRegular DASH service. DASH OfficesClosing at 5 PM. King Street TrolleyOperating on a normal schedule. Wednesday, January 1, 2020 DASH ServiceNo DASH service. DASH OfficesClosed. King Street TrolleyOperating on a normal schedule.
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Alexandria, VA – After nearly two years of planning, outreach and discussion, the Alexandria Transit Vision (ATV) Plan network for 2030, and the short-term 2022 “major growth” network, were both adopted by the Alexandria Transit Company (DASH) Board of Directors on December 11. The new bus networks will provide more useful bus service for the...
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Beginning Monday, April 18, DASH will implement two new policies that will make transit even more accessible and convenient, especially for families with young children. The policies will improve how riders board DASH buses and how strollers may be used.  PolicyNew Policy (Effective Monday, April 18)Former PolicyBoarding:When it is safe to do so, riders may...
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All DASH buses will resume regular weekday service beginning Monday, February 28. The Alexandria Transit Company, which operates the DASH bus system, temporarily adjusted service schedules in January due to COVID-19 related staffing shortages.   “We are excited to resume regular weekday service because it provides greater bus frequency to Alexandria,” said DASH General Manager/CEO...
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Zero-Emissions Buses Charging Ahead Toward Sustainable Transportation Blue and yellow make green, and DASH is bringing green transit to Alexandria!  As part of DASH’s commitment to supporting the City of Alexandria’s Eco-City initiative, DASH will operate a 100% zero-emissions fleet. On October 19, DASH made the first milestone in achieving this goal as well as...
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All DASH buses are operating enhanced Saturday schedules. Enhanced Saturday service adjustments are effective only on weekdays. Lines 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36A/B will operate on regular Saturday schedules on weekdays. Lines 103 and 104 morning service will be extended by 2 hours due to the delayed opening of the Federal Government.  All timepoints on these routes will...
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DASH General Manager and CEO Josh Baker penned a message to employees regarding the recent unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. DASH Team, As our region and the country grapples with the death of George Floyd, we have witnessed protesters stand together demanding action. This country was built on the ideals of...
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DASH is currently seeking public feedback on the FY 2020 DASH Transit Development Plan, which proposes a fare increase beginning in September 2019 and identifies potential service improvements for the AT-1 and AT-9.   FY 2020 Transit Development Plan.  DASH has just released a draft version of its FY 2020 Transit Development Plan, which outlines...
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