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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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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 the under-development Ballston Mall. Managed by Jamestown Urban Management, tenants such as the National Science Foundation and 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.

Potomac Tower (Brookfield Properties)

Owned and managed by Brookfield, Potomac Tower is an I.M. Pei-designed office tower featuring 238,000 square feet of office space overlooking the Potomac River in Rosslyn. The property touts its transit-oriented location as a major draw for tenants, with the Rosslyn Metro Station located two blocks away, plus over ten bus routes and a Capital Bikeshare station within walking distance. The Mount Vernon and Custis shared-use trails are a block away and provide convenient access to bikers.

Earlier this Summer, property management announced the opening of the building’s new bike room in the garage, which features secure key-card access, lockers, tire pumps, and free bike maps. A new state-of-the-art fitness center featuring views of DC and locker rooms with showers, offers bike commuters a place to freshen up and change before the work day. In addition, an electric car charging station was recently installed in the garage and is free to use for building tenants.

Waterview (JLL)

Waterview is a 24-story, Class A commercial property featuring over 620,000 square feet of office space in the heart of Rosslyn. The building is part of a larger mixed-use development featuring a 154-room hotel as well as 133 condominium residences. Waterview is surrounded by numerous transportation options – it’s located two blocks from the Rosslyn Metro and bus stops, one block from the DC Circulator stop and is directly across the street from a 27-dock Capital Bikeshare station. The Custis and Mount Vernon shared-use trails are also just a block away, providing easy access for bike commuters.

The building itself has a secure, controlled access bicycle storage room, as well as shower facilities and a fitness center. In addition, preferential and discounted parking spaces are available for carpools and vanpools in the garage. With nearly 6,000 employees commuting to and from the building each day, Waterview has made the effort to implement commuting programs and reduce the site’s impact on the local transportation system.

675 North Randolph (Kodiak Realty Services)

Completed in 2012, 675 North Randolph was developed as part of The Shooshan Company’s Founders Square project in Ballston’s core commercial area. The 13 story office building consists of 355,000 square feet and was designated as a LEED Gold building. Managed by Kodiak Realty Services, the building provides secure bike parking for employees plus free access to showers and lockers. There is also designated and discounted parking in the garage for carpools as well as free parking for vanpools. Building employees are also provided with transportation information when they first start, and have access to free brochures and transportation maps in the lobby.

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.

1400 Crystal Drive (Lowe Enterprises)

Managed by Lowe Enterprises, 1400 Crystal Drive offers 308,000 RSF of Class A office space with views of the Washington, D.C. skyline and the Potomac River. Located two blocks from the Crystal City Metro station, the LEED Gold Certified building was completed in 2013 and offers several transportation amenities that provide additional commute options for tenants in the building.

The property provides bike parking in a secure cage for over 40 bicycles, as well as showers in the fitness center and lockers that are available 24/7 to bike commuters. Tenants are able to take advantage of free parking for vanpools and discounted parking for carpools in the garage. The management at 1400 Crystal Drive also promotes the local commuting options through free maps and brochures in a lobby kiosk, welcome packets with transportation info, and distribution of upcoming events or news through email.

1530 Wilson Boulevard (Lincoln Property Company)

1530 Wilson is located two and half blocks from the Rosslyn Metro station and is one of several Champions properties managed by Lincoln Property Company. Tenants can take advantage of recent building upgrades such as a new fitness center with showers and lockers as well as a tenant conference center. 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 one on one information about transportation and initiatives such as Vanpool Connect or SafeTrack. The building was designated as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Business in 2013.

1550 Wilson Boulevard (Brookfield Properties)

Owned and managed by Brookfield, 1550 and 1560 Wilson Blvd are two adjacent office towers located in Rosslyn. The properties are surrounded by numerous transportation options including four bus lines, a Capital Bikeshare station, carshare parking spaces and under a 10-minute walk from the Rosslyn Metro Station. The buildings have been in the process of installing several tenant improvements to open Spring 2017 including a new conference center as well as a secure bike room, accessible from the street level. The property distributes transportation information to tenants as well as updates on initiatives such as SafeTrack, Bike to Work Day and new transit options.

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.

2500 Wilson Boulevard (Lincoln Property Company)

Located in between the Courthouse and Clarendon neighborhoods, 2500 Wilson is managed by Lincoln Property Company and features nearly 100,000 square feet of office space and was designated LEED Gold in 2013. The building features secure bike parking, showers and lockers, as well as carpool and vanpool parking in the garage. Tenant roundtables are held quarterly with ATP to inform tenants of transportation updates and new programs, as well as tenant events to talk directly with building occupants about commute initiatives. The building was also designated as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Business in 2013.

3001 & 3003 Washington Boulevard (Transwestern)

3001 & 3003 Washington Boulevard was 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 are 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 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 the under-development Ballston Mall. Managed by Jamestown Urban Management, the building offers several transportation amenities, primarily for its main tenant, National Science Foundation, also a Platinum Champion. 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.

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.

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 Enterprises)

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 is in the process of designing and installing a new fitness center and secure bike room for tenants, to open late summer 2016. 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.

Clarendon Center (Saul Centers)

Returning Champion Clarendon Center is a mixed-use development owned and managed by Saul Centers and is located across from the Clarendon Metro Station and a Capital Bikeshare 16-dock station. With two buildings featuring over 170,000 square feet of Class A office space plus ground level retail, the property has shown a commitment to providing superior transportation amenities and programs for tenants. These include secure bike storage, shower and locker facilities, discounted parking for carpools and free parking for vanpools, as well as participation in National Walk at Lunch Day and Bike to Work Day. Management also hosts events throughout the year with ATP to provide transportation information and raffle off Capital Bikeshare memberships and bike gear to tenants.

Crystal Gateways - 200 12th Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Gateways building portfolio is comprised of five office towers clustered at the northern end of Crystal City, close to Long Bridge Park and within walking distance of all the amenities in both Crystal City and Pentagon City. The buildings have undergone recent upgrades and renovations, including a brand new fitness center with showers and lockers that opened Spring 2017. Management is engaged in providing transportation information to new and current tenants and actively promotes events such as National Walking Day and Bike to Work Day.

Crystal Gateways - 201 12th Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Gateways building portfolio is comprised of five office towers clustered at the northern end of Crystal City, close to Long Bridge Park and within walking distance of all the amenities in both Crystal City and Pentagon City. The buildings have undergone recent upgrades and renovations, including a brand new fitness center with showers and lockers that opened Spring 2017. Management is engaged in providing transportation information to new and current tenants and actively promotes events such as National Walking Day and Bike to Work Day.

Crystal Gateways - 1215 South Clark Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Gateways building portfolio is comprised of five office towers clustered at the northern end of Crystal City, close to Long Bridge Park and within walking distance of all the amenities in both Crystal City and Pentagon City. The buildings have undergone recent upgrades and renovations, including a brand new fitness center with showers and lockers that opened Spring 2017. Management is engaged in providing transportation information to new and current tenants and actively promotes events such as National Walking Day and Bike to Work Day.

Crystal Gateways - 1225 South Clark Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Gateways building portfolio is comprised of five office towers clustered at the northern end of Crystal City, close to Long Bridge Park and within walking distance of all the amenities in both Crystal City and Pentagon City. The buildings have undergone recent upgrades and renovations, including a brand new fitness center with showers and lockers that opened Spring 2017. Management is engaged in providing transportation information to new and current tenants and actively promotes events such as National Walking Day and Bike to Work Day.

Crystal Gateways - 1235 South Clark Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Gateways building portfolio is comprised of five office towers clustered at the northern end of Crystal City, close to Long Bridge Park and within walking distance of all the amenities in both Crystal City and Pentagon City. The buildings have undergone recent upgrades and renovations, including a brand new fitness center with showers and lockers that opened Spring 2017. Management is engaged in providing transportation information to new and current tenants and actively promotes events such as National Walking Day and Bike to Work Day.

Crystal Malls - 1800 South Bell Street (JBG Smith)

Owned and managed by Vornado, the Crystal Malls properties are centrally located in Crystal City and feature an expansive courtyard for tenants and visitors as well numerous shops and dining options in the nearby. The Crystal City Metro station entrance and local bus bays are located directly across the street as well as three Capital Bikeshare stations within a block of the properties.

Vornado has been active in promoting transportation options to employees through various amenities and community programs. In addition to sponsoring local events such as National Walk at Lunch Day and Bike to Work Day, Vornado has provided secure bike parking in the garage for tenants of 1801 S. Bell Street and designates preferential parking spaces for carpoolers. Finally, Vornado supports its own property management employees by providing a pre-tax transit benefit for their commute to work.

Crystal Malls - 1801 South Bell Street (JBG Smith)

Owned and managed by Vornado, the Crystal Malls properties are centrally located in Crystal City and feature an expansive courtyard for tenants and visitors as well numerous shops and dining options in the nearby. The Crystal City Metro station entrance and local bus bays are located directly across the street as well as three Capital Bikeshare stations within a block of the properties.

Vornado has been active in promoting transportation options to employees through various amenities and community programs. In addition to sponsoring local events such as National Walk at Lunch Day and Bike to Work Day, Vornado has provided secure bike parking in the garage for tenants of 1801 S. Bell Street and designates preferential parking spaces for carpoolers. Finally, Vornado supports its own property management employees by providing a pre-tax transit benefit for their commute to work.

Crystal Malls - 1901 South Bell Street (JBG Smith)

Owned and managed by Vornado, the Crystal Malls properties are centrally located in Crystal City and feature an expansive courtyard for tenants and visitors as well numerous shops and dining options in the nearby. The Crystal City Metro station entrance and local bus bays are located directly across the street as well as three Capital Bikeshare stations within a block of the properties.

Vornado has been active in promoting transportation options to employees through various amenities and community programs. In addition to sponsoring local events such as National Walk at Lunch Day and Bike to Work Day, Vornado has provided secure bike parking in the garage for tenants of 1801 S. Bell Street and designates preferential parking spaces for carpoolers. Finally, Vornado supports its own property management employees by providing a pre-tax transit benefit for their commute to work.

Crystal Plazas - 223 23rd Street (JBG Smith)

With its large portfolio in Crystal City, JBG Smith has consistently supported sustainable transportation options through programs, amenities and initiatives with the local community. At the Crystal Plazas office buildings, tenants can take advantage of a convenient location just blocks from the Crystal City Metro Station, local bus routes, the Crystal City VRE station and three Capital Bikeshare stations. Tenants of Crystal Plazas have access to carpool spaces, bike parking, and receive regular information about local transportation events and services. In addition, 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway recently became certified as a LEED Silver building and completed a transportation survey of the tenants as part of that process.

Crystal Plazas - 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway (JBG Smith)

With its large portfolio in Crystal City, JBG Smith has consistently supported sustainable transportation options through programs, amenities and initiatives with the local community. At the Crystal Plazas office buildings, tenants can take advantage of a convenient location just blocks from the Crystal City Metro Station, local bus routes, the Crystal City VRE station and three Capital Bikeshare stations. Tenants of Crystal Plazas have access to carpool spaces, bike parking, and receive regular information about local transportation events and services. In addition, 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway recently became certified as a LEED Silver building and completed a transportation survey of the tenants as part of that process.

Crystal Plazas - 2100 Crystal Drive (JBG Smith)

With its large portfolio in Crystal City, JBG Smith has consistently supported sustainable transportation options through programs, amenities and initiatives with the local community. At the Crystal Plazas office buildings, tenants can take advantage of a convenient location just blocks from the Crystal City Metro Station, local bus routes, the Crystal City VRE station and three Capital Bikeshare stations. Tenants of Crystal Plazas have access to carpool spaces, bike parking, and receive regular information about local transportation events and services. In addition, 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway recently became certified as a LEED Silver building and completed a transportation survey of the tenants as part of that process.

Crystal Plazas - 2200 Crystal Drive (JBG Smith)

With its large portfolio in Crystal City, JBG Smith has consistently supported sustainable transportation options through programs, amenities and initiatives with the local community. At the Crystal Plazas office buildings, tenants can take advantage of a convenient location just blocks from the Crystal City Metro Station, local bus routes, the Crystal City VRE station and three Capital Bikeshare stations. Tenants of Crystal Plazas have access to carpool spaces, bike parking, and receive regular information about local transportation events and services. In addition, 2001 Jefferson Davis Highway recently became certified as a LEED Silver building and completed a transportation survey of the tenants as part of that process.

Crystal Squares - 241 18th Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Squares complex is a mixed-use development in Arlington, Virginia, situated right between Ronald Reagan National Airport, the Pentagon and Washington DC. Comprised of four buildings owned and managed by JBG Smith, Crystal Squares actively promotes biking, walking, transit and ridesharing to tenants through events, customized materials and email communications. Vornado has also hosted the Crystal City pit stop for National Walk@Lunch Day at the Crystal City Water Park for three years in a row.

Crystal Squares - 251 18th Street (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Squares complex is a mixed-use development in Arlington, Virginia, situated right between Ronald Reagan National Airport, the Pentagon and Washington DC. Comprised of four buildings owned and managed by JBG Smith, Crystal Squares actively promotes biking, walking, transit and ridesharing to tenants through events, customized materials and email communications. Vornado has also hosted the Crystal City pit stop for National Walk@Lunch Day at the Crystal City Water Park for three years in a row.

Crystal Squares - 1550 Crystal Drive (JBG Smith)

The Crystal Squares complex is a mixed-use development in Arlington, Virginia, situated right between Ronald Reagan National Airport, the Pentagon and Washington DC. Comprised of four buildings owned and managed by JBG Smith, Crystal Squares actively promotes biking, walking, transit and ridesharing to tenants through events, customized materials and email communications. Vornado has also hosted the Crystal City pit stop for National Walk@Lunch Day at the Crystal City Water Park for three years in a row.

Jefferson Plaza (Lowe Enterprises)

Jefferson Plaza, managed by Lowe Enterprises, consists of over 270,000 square feet of office space and is located two blocks from the Crystal City Metro. The property recently underwent renovations in the lobby and common areas and is in the process of installing a new fitness center to be completed Spring 2016. Property staff, which also manages 1400 Crystal Drive next door, recently partnered with ATP to promote transportation options to tenants, including transit, biking, and vanpool.

One Liberty Center (Kodiak Realty Services)

Located two blocks from the Ballston Metro, new Gold Level Champions One and Two Liberty Center are part of the larger Liberty Center development comprised of over 2.25 million square feet of mixed use space, including office, hotel and residential buildings. Developed by The Shooshan Company and completed in 2005 and 2007, respectively, the two commercial office properties feature 492,000 square feet of Class A office space and both are currently fully leased. Both buildings feature programs such as bike storage, carpool/vanpool discounted parking, onsite fitness centers, free SmarTrip cards for new tenants, plus tenant transportation events and promotions. Management is installing electric vehicle charging stations in the garage and plans to apply for the Bicycle Friendly Business designation.

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 tenants 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, 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 Liberty Center (Kodiak Realty Services)

Located two blocks from the Ballston Metro, new Gold Level Champions One and Two Liberty Center are part of the larger Liberty Center development comprised of over 2.25 million square feet of mixed use space, including office, hotel and residential buildings. Developed by The Shooshan Company and completed in 2005 and 2007, respectively, the two commercial office properties feature 492,000 square feet of Class A office space and both are currently fully leased. Both buildings feature programs such as bike storage, carpool/vanpool discounted parking, onsite fitness centers, free SmarTrip cards for new tenants, plus tenant transportation events and promotions. Management is installing electric vehicle charging stations in the garage and plans to apply for the Bicycle Friendly Business designation.

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 tenants 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.

Ellipse at Ballston (Cushman & Wakefield)

Located one block from the Ballston Metro Station, the Ellipse at Ballston is a nine story property featuring over 200,000 square feet of Class A office space. Managed by Cushman and Wakefield of Virginia, Inc., and owned by TIAA-CREF the property was certified as a LEED Gold building in 2013 and has been able to reach nearly full occupancy with the renewal of several tenant leases.

The Ellipse has several amenities and programs in place to encourage sustainable commute options among tenants including a secure, code-access, bike cage in the garage with space for 40 bikes. There is also a fitness center with showers and lockers for bike commuters. Property management, employees of which also receive a pre-tax transit benefit from Cushman and Wakefield, has been an active supporter of these transportation options through distribution of bike maps and transit brochures in the lobby. Finally, the building promotes local events including National Walk at Lunch Day and Bike to Work Day.

2018 Commercial Champions Criteria


After completing BRONZE, SILVER, and GOLD Levels, complete this action:

  • Share or update your property’s transportation success story, quote, or building highlight

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
  • Awarded Bicycle Friendly Business designation
  • Provide non-mandated secure and covered bike parking
  • Provide non-mandated shower and locker facilities
  • Install non-mandated transportation display and/or real-time digital screen
  • Offer a direct or combination transportation benefit
  • Sponsor an ATP event

Champions 2018 activities must be completed by November 30, 2018.

After completing BRONZE and SILVER Levels, complete four 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 Modeify and transportation goals
  • Connect ATP with at least one commercial broker
  • Host a tenant event with ATP
  • Provide non-mandated, free, and pre-loaded SmarTrip cards to tenant employees
  • Introduce at least one building tenant to ATP for a Champions introductory meeting
  • Offer Capital Bikeshare bulk passes and/or annual memberships to building staff and/or tenants
  • Offer on-site carsharing/carsharing membership fee subsidies for tenant employees and/or property employees
  • Offer non-mandated preferential or discounted parking for carpools and vanpools, promote program to tenants
  • Offer up to $260/month pre-tax transportation benefit
  • Provide non-mandated covered bike parking
  • Offer ridehailing subsidy to tenants
  • Additional unique program as determined by Business Development Manager

After completing BRONZE Level, complete three actions:

  • Invite ATP to present at tenant roundtable meetings
  • Include information on Relocation Services in leasing materials and tenant onbarding programs
  • Promote bike commuting and Arlington County Police Department free bike registration
  • 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:
    • Density map
    • Feedback survey
    • Focus group
    • Arlington County research opportunities
  • Actively promote and manage mandated facilities 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/CarFreeAtoZ
    • Capital Bikeshare
    • Carsharing/On-demand services
    • Public transportation
    • Vanpool Connect


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