ART 62 riders -- don't forget that route and schedule changes will go into effect for ART 62 on Tuesday, January 3, 2012. Major changes include:
- Instead of leaving Ballston Metro and traveling down N. Stafford St., the new route will now leave the Ballston Metro and travel down N. Quincy St.
- Instead of traveling along Lee Hwy to N. Veitch St., the new route will travel down Kirkwood Rd. and travel through Clarendon.
- Several stops along Lee Hwy and N. Veitch St. will no longer be served by ART 62. View a list of the stops.
- The route will now travel through Clarendon and serve the Clarendon Metro.
View the new ART 62 route and schedule (PDF) effective January 3, 2012
The revised route will connect residents living in Waverly Hills, Cherrydale and along Lorcom Lane to Clarendon where they can visit shops, restaurants and several grocery stores including Whole Foods and Trader Joes. Riders will also be able to get to the Ballston, Clarendon and Court House Metro stations.
Alternate Transit Options for Lee Hwy & N. Veitch
The Metrobus 3 -- Lee Highway line will continue to serve stops along Lee Highway between Spout Run and N. Veitch St. ART 61 will also continue to serve N. Veitch St.
Riders along Lee Highway and N. Veitch can also use the ART 62 stops located at Spout Run Parkway & Lee Highway and Wilson Blvd. & N. Veitch St. The bus stop on N. Stafford St. will be moved to N. Stafford St. & 15th St. N.
Jennifer Wagar is a Transit Marketing Specialist with Arlington County Commuter Services.