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Commercial Champions

Your building has an opportunity to be recognized and rewarded for your property’s transportation amenities. Whether your property is commercial, residential, hotel, or mixed-use, being a Champion can make a positive impact for visitors and tenants traveling to/from your property.

Through your partnership with Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP), your property will see immediate benefits, including:

  • Site plan compliance
  • Operational cost savings
  • Attract and retain tenants
  • Meet LEED and sustainability goals
  • Improved tenant/employee health, well-being, and satisfaction
  • Community visibility
  • Competitive advantage and increased marketability

As a Commercial Champion, you’ll receive great perks and opportunities to be featured around the County. Every Champion is recognized and rewarded; however, the higher your level, the more benefits your commercial property receives.

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2019 Commercial Champions

Enrollment for Champions 2019 is open. Fill out the 3-minute application form for commercial properties located in Arlington, Virginia.

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800 North Glebe (JBG Smith)

Since opening in 2012, 800 North Glebe has been active in promoting various transportation options to tenants and their employees. Owned and managed by JBG Smith, the property is conveniently located in Ballston just three blocks from the Metro station, and has implemented several transportation amenities and programs to encourage transportation options and meet sustainability goals.

These amenities and programs include preloaded SmarTrip cards distributed to all employees of new tenants, for both office and retail businesses, as well as free parking for vanpools and discounted parking for carpools. Tenants also have access to secure parking, with room for over 50 bicycles, plus shower and locker facilities available 24/7. In 2015, the building was designated as a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Business due to its bicycle facilities, promotion of events such as Bike to Work Day and Car Free Day, as well as a free bike tune up event for tenants.

801 North Quincy (Lincoln Property Company)

801 North Quincy is located two and half blocks from the Ballston Metro Station and is one of several Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Champions managed by Lincoln Property Company. Tenants at 801 North Quincy can take advantage of several building amenities such as a secure bike room with showers and lockers as well as designated carpool and vanpool parking. Management hosts quarterly tenant roundtables, inviting ATP to meet new tenants and discuss current transportation programs and commute options. ATP has also hosted events, providing tenants with information about transportation and various initiatives.

900 North Glebe Road (Lincoln Property Company)

900 North Glebe Road is home to the Virginia Tech Research Center and located in Ballston two blocks from the Metro Station. Managed by Lincoln Property Company, the building features carpool/vanpool parking, free transportation maps and brochures in the lobby, secure bicycle parking and showers and lockers for bike commuters.

950 North Glebe (JBG Smith)

950 North Glebe, a LEED Gold certified office property, consists of twelve stories of office and retail space comprising of approximately 247,436 rentable square feet. Managed by JBG Commercial Management, and located two blocks from the Ballston Metro Station, the property features discounted carpool and vanpool parking, a secure bike cage and showers for bike commuters, and promotes regular events for tenants such as Earth Day and National Walking Day. In 2015, the building also held a joint bike tune up event with Revolution Cycles for tenants in both 950 North Glebe and 800 North Glebe.

1310 North Courthouse Road (MRP Realty)

An 11-story, 380,000 square foot tower centrally located within the Courthouse area of Arlington, 1310 North Courthouse Road has undergone a comprehensive series of capital improvements, including renovations to the lobby and public spaces. Managed by MRP Realty, the property is located one block from the Courthouse Metro Station and was designated as a LEED Gold property and achieved Energy Star designation, with several points earned from alternative transportation strategies.

The building features a lobby digital display with real-time transportation info to provide tenants with up-to-date commuting information. Management also sends out frequent communications regarding transportation options and events to promote sustainable commuting among tenants.

1776 Wilson Boulevard (Lincoln Property Company)

Completed in 2012, 1776 Wilson Boulevard is a five-story Class A office building conveniently located in Rosslyn within walking distance of three Metrorail lines, several bus routes and three Capital Bikeshare stations. The LEED Platinum property, developed by Skanska, owned by Invesco and managed by Lincoln Property Company, features cutting edge design, superior construction techniques and numerous amenities.

Tenants can take advantage of the green roof terrace, fitness center and shower facilities, extensive bike parking, as well as preferential and discounted parking for carpools and vanpools. New tenant employees also receive a free pre-loaded SmarTrip card and a welcome packet with information about the various nearby transportation options.

The building conducted a building transportation study in Spring 2016 to determine how building occupants travel to the building and ways to improve commuting options at the property.

3001 & 3003 Washington Boulevard (Transwestern)

3001 & 3003 Washington Boulevard were completed in 2014, and is comprised of two office towers with over 280,000 square feet of Class A office space. Owned by KBS, the site has implemented several unique transportation programs for tenants. The two buildings share several amenities including a secure bike cage with space for 60 bicycles, a fitness center with 24/7 locker access, and reserved, free parking for carpools and vanpools. During the initial lease-up period, all new tenants were given free SmarTrip cards preloaded with $65 for each employee, including both office and retail tenants.

The property has also conducted tenant surveys in the past year to determine the best transportation benefits to provide to tenants based on commuting trends and preferences of building occupants. In the past, these benefits have included additional preloaded SmarTrip cards, Capital Bikeshare memberships, and gas cards for registered carpoolers.

3434 Washington Boulevard (Lincoln Property Company)

Managed by Lincoln Property Company, 3434 Washington Blvd is located in the Virginia Square neighborhood, with George Mason University and CSRA as the primary tenants. Building occupants have access to secure bicycle parking, showers and lockers, as well as carpool and vanpool parking. Information is distributed to tenants through quarterly roundtables and online communications to inform employees of transportation options.

Ballston Exchange 4121 (Jamestown Urban Management)

Ballston Exchange 4121 is an 11-story office building located one block from the Ballston Metro Station and directly across the street from Ballston Quarter. Managed by Jamestown Urban Management, tenants such as NTCA can take advantage of several transportation amenities. Employees have access to secure bicycle parking in the garage, as well as public bicycle parking in the garage and on the street. Management also frequently distributes transportation information, updates, and upcoming events on the tenant portal system.

Ballston Exchange 4201 (Jamestown Urban Management)

4201 Wilson Boulevard is a 12-story office building located one block from the Ballston Metro Station and directly across the street from Ballston Quarter. Managed by Jamestown Urban Management, the building offers several transportation amenities. Employees have access to secure bicycle parking in the garage, as well as showers and lockers for bike commuters in the building. Visitors and retail employees can use public bicycle parking in the garage and on the street. Management also frequently distributes transportation information, updates, and upcoming events on the tenant portal system.

Central Place (JBG Smith)

Central Place Office is located half a block from the Rosslyn Metro Station and is the tallest building in the DC metro area. Central Place is one of several Champions managed by JBG Smith and home to the regions first observation deck. Tenants at Central Place can take advantage of several building amenities such as a secure bike room with showers, lockers, and a self-serve bike tune-up area. Central Place also offers designated carpool and vanpool parking as well as a real-time transit display in the lobby. Since partnering with Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP), management has frequently hosted lobby events inviting ATP to meet new tenants and discuss current transportation programs. Central Place management team was quoted as saying, “Commuting to and from work plays an important role in our tenant’s quality of life, and Arlington Transportation Partners works with us to prioritize and simplify that task.” As a result of this, Central Place has already purchased over 1,000 pre-loaded SmarTrip cards in 2018 for new tenant employees with plans to host more.

Century Center I & II (Lowe)

Century Center at Crystal City consists of two office towers totaling 560,000 square feet of office space, as well as 60,000 square feet of retail located in the ground floor promenade that connects both buildings. Owned and managed by Lowe Enterprises, the properties have undergone significant upgrades and enhancements over the past several years and have designed and installed a new fitness center and secure bike room for tenants. Located three blocks from the Crystal City Metro Station and across the street from a Capital Bikeshare station, Century Center management has been proactive in encouraging tenants to use sustainable transportation options through brochures and digital communications.

Colonial Place - 2101 Wilson (Lincoln Property Company)

Located directly across the street from Courthouse Metro, the three Colonial Place office buildings are situated in one of the most accessible and convenient locations in Arlington. Managed by Lincoln Property Company, the buildings consist of over 750,000 square feet of Class A office space and have all undergone significant upgrades and renovations in recent years, and currently maintains over a 93% occupancy rate. The complex was certified as LEED Silver in 2013.

Most recently, two secure bicycle cages with capacity for 200 bicycles were installed in the garage to meet the growing market demand for secure bike facilities. In addition, employees working in Colonial Place currently have access to a fitness center with showers and lockers. ATP also participated in the buildings’ tenant appreciation “”Octoberfest”” event, where tenants were able learn more about new transportation options such as the ART 43 bus and Capital Bikeshare memberships. Plans for the next year include inviting ATP to its quarterly tenant roundtable meetings, as well as promotion and events in the Spring to coincide with National Walking Day in April and Bike to Work Day in May.

Colonial Place - 2107 Wilson (Lincoln Property Company)

Located directly across the street from Courthouse Metro, the three Colonial Place office buildings are situated in one of the most accessible and convenient locations in Arlington. Managed by Lincoln Property Company, the buildings consist of over 750,000 square feet of Class A office space and have all undergone significant upgrades and renovations in recent years, and currently maintains over a 93% occupancy rate. The complex was certified as LEED Silver in 2013.

Most recently, two secure bicycle cages with capacity for 200 bicycles were installed in the garage to meet the growing market demand for secure bike facilities. In addition, employees working in Colonial Place currently have access to a fitness center with showers and lockers. ATP also participated in the buildings’ tenant appreciation “”Octoberfest”” event, where tenants were able learn more about new transportation options such as the ART 43 bus and Capital Bikeshare memberships. Plans for the next year include inviting ATP to its quarterly tenant roundtable meetings, as well as promotion and events in the Spring to coincide with National Walking Day in April and Bike to Work Day in May.

One Potomac Yard (Cushman & Wakefield)

One Potomac Yard is conveniently located near the Crystal City Metro Station and is one of several Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Champions managed by Cushman & Wakefield. Tenants at One Potomac Yard can take advantage of several building amenities such as a secure bike room with showers and lockers, as well as designated carpool and vanpool parking. Management also provides all new tenants with a copy of Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Relocation Services Guide, to make office relocations run smoothly while considering the changes to tenants’ commutes. ATP has also hosted events, providing tenants with information about transportation and various initiatives, and plans to host bike tune-up events.

The Hartford (MRP Realty)

The Hartford Building is a premiere asset in the Clarendon submarket of Arlington, Virginia. Managed by MRP Realty, The Hartford Building is 9 stories, 212,443 rentable square feet and includes a mixture of high end office tenants with ground floor retail. The property currently has a LEED Gold Designation while also achieving Energy Star designation for several years in a row.

Located across the street from the Clarendon Metro Station and a 16-dock Capital Bikeshare station, The Hartford offers several transportation features in the building to encourage sustainable commuting options among tenants. Secure bike parking, car charging stations, discounted rates for registered vehicles along with designated carpool and vanpool parking spaces are all available amenities in the property’s garage. In addition, a fitness center with showers and lockers in the building is free to use for tenants.

Two Potomac Yard (Cushman & Wakefield)

Two Potomac Yard is conveniently located near the Crystal City Metro Station and is one of several Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Champions managed by Cushman & Wakefield. Tenants at Two Potomac Yard can take advantage of several building amenities such as a secure bike room with showers and lockers, as well as designated carpool and vanpool parking. Management also provides all new tenants with a copy of Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Relocation Services Guide, to make office relocations run smoothly while considering the changes to tenant’s commutes. ATP has also hosted events with giveaways for annual Capital Bikeshare memberships to tenant employees.

Ballston One (Lincoln Property Company)

Managed by Lincoln Property Company, 4601 N. Fairfax Drive, or “Ballston One” features around 248,000 square feet of office space. The property provides bike parking in the garage, a fitness center with showers and lockers and a shuttle bus that takes tenants to the Ballston Metro Station.

Ballston Point (Lincoln Property Company)

Ballston Point is an award-winning office tower set on one of the most prominent sites in the Rosslyn-Ballston corridor of Northern Virginia, at the intersection of Glebe Road and Wilson Boulevard. The 11 story building features 240,000 square feet of Class A office space and an additional 20,000 square feet of retail space. The property also features several transportation amenities for tenants including bike parking, discounted parking for carpools and vanpools, and distributes free customized information about nearby commuting options.

Shirlington Tower (Moore & Associates)

Shirlington Tower is an eight-story property located in the Village at Shirlington featuring over 233,446 square feet of Class A office space. Managed by Moore & Associates, the building is well served by transportation options despite the lack of a nearby Metro station. Shirlington Tower is located across the street from the Shirlington Bus Station and Shirlington Commuter Store where eight bus routes stop at the station serving destinations such as Ballston, Clarendon, Pentagon, and Crystal City. In addition, a 15-dock Capital Bikeshare station is located directly in front of the property, with easy access to the Four Mile Run trail two blocks away.

The building itself distributes transportation materials and information to all tenants, provides secure bike parking in the garage, and has parking spaces designated for carpools and vanpools located close to the elevator. A LEED Gold certified property, Shirlington Tower has plans for tenant events later this year to better meet the transportation needs of building employees.

2019 Commercial Criteria


After completing BRONZE, SILVER, and GOLD Levels, complete three additional actions:

  • Complete four additional GOLD or SILVER Level items (at least two must be GOLD Level)
  • Complete follow-up actions identified from transportation survey results and goals
  • Achieve or maintain a Bicycle Friendly Business designation
  • Complete a comprehensive, research-based case study
  • Provide non-mandated secured and covered bike parking
  • Provide non-mandated shower and locker facilities
  • Install non-mandated, real-time transportation display
  • Offer a direct or combination transportation benefit
  • Host a free tenant bike tune-up event
  • Sponsor an ATP event

Champions 2019 activities must be completed by November 29, 2019.

After completing BRONZE and SILVER Levels, complete three actions:
*Site plan properties must be in compliance with County requirements to achieve Gold Level or higher.

  • Conduct a transportation performance study and/or LEED certification survey, discuss transportation goals
  • Connect ATP with at least one commercial broker
  • Host a tenant event with ATP
  • Provide non-mandated, free, pre-loaded SmarTrip cards to tenant employees
  • Offer Capital Bikeshare bulk passes and/or annual memberships to building staff and/or tenants
  • Introduce at least one building tenant to ATP for a Champions introductory meeting
  • Offer new on-site carsharing spaces
  • Offer non-mandated preferential or discounted parking for carpools and vanpools, promote program to tenants
  • Refer a new property to Champions and receive credit after their enrollment meeting
  • Offer up to $265/month pre-tax transportation benefit to property employees
  • Provide non-mandated covered bike parking
  • Offer ridehailing subsidy to tenants using geo-fenced parameters (carpool rides only)
  • Additional unique program as determined by ATP representative

After completing BRONZE Level, complete three actions:

  • Invite ATP to present at tenant roundtable meetings
  • Achieve a Best Workplaces for Commuters designation
  • Include information on Relocation Services in leasing materials and tenant onboarding programs
  • Promote bike commuting at property through distribution of information about bike parking, showers, and lockers
  • Distribute ATP transportation welcome packets to new tenants
  • Participate in/promote at least one of the following events
    • National Walking Day (April)
    • Bike to Work Day (May)
    • Our Shared Street Pop-Up (August)
    • Car Free Day (September)
  • Establish property management contact for multiple properties
  • Participate in at least one ATP program:
    • Commute map
    • Feedback survey
    • Focus group
    • Arlington County research opportunities
  • Provide and promote mandated transportation facilities and programs at the property

Complete these actions:

  • Host an enrollment and follow-up Champions meeting
  • Establish a Property Transportation Coordinator (PTC) for the building
  • Complete PTC training with ATP for new property employees
  • Distribute transportation brochures, Quick Glances, and Guaranteed Ride Home information to tenants and property employees
  • Promote at least two transportation options or programs to tenants:
    • BikeArlington/WalkArlington
    • Capital Bikeshare
    • Carsharing/Ridesharing
    • Public transportation
    • Vanpool Connect

Champions will receive the following Level specific rewards for their level of participation in 2019. Champions 2019 activities must be completed by November 29, 2019.

Bronze Level

  • Invitation to our annual Champions banquet
  • Featured Champion on ArlingtonTransportationPartners.com
  • Access to Champions toolkit (logos, press releases, case studies)
  • Receive framed Champions award certificate and decal
  • Invitation to ATP networking events
  • Social media support on Twitter and Facebook

Silver Level

  • All BRONZE Level rewards
  • Recognition in WTOP publication
  • Recognition from local Business Improvement District
  • Recognition in Arlington Chamber of Commerce’s Arlingtonian newsletter

Gold Level

  • All BRONZE and SILVER Level rewards
  • Recognition in an Arlington Economic Development Publication
  • Opportunity to be featured as Champion of the Month on ArlingtonTransportationPartners.com
  • Recognition in Washington Business Journal
  • Recognition in regional publication for property

Platinum Level

  • All BRONZE, SILVER, and GOLD Level rewards
  • Exclusive invite to and recognition at annual Arlington County Board Meeting
  • Recognition in County-wide press release
  • Recognition in Urban Land Institute’s national publication
  • Recognition in one additional real estate publication


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