What is a PTC?

Property Transportation Coordinator (PTC)

The Property Transportation Coordinator is the on-site staff person responsible for answering questions about local area transportation options, providing access to transit benefits, understanding the TDM infrastructure and services available on-site, and knowing who to call with questions.

Knowledge Standards for Appropriately Trained PTCs

Version: November, 2015

Knowledge Standards in Portable Document Format, (PDF, 94 KB, Adobe Reader required)

Property Transportation Coordinators help implement TDM strategies in Arlington County, Virginia by delivering on-site information and resources to tenants and employees. PTCs are expected to be knowledgeable about the following concepts, in no particular order:

Transit Options

The PTC should know closest stops, route information, and how to obtain passes (including bulk ordering) for relevant regional transit systems:

Other Transportation Options

The PTC should be able to provide information on other nearby transportation options:

On-Site Transportation Resources

The PTC should be knowledgeable about transportation services at the property, where applicable:

  • How employees can enroll in a sustainable commute benefit (either pre-tax contribution or employer subsidy)
  • Secure and visitor bicycle parking
  • Building carpool and vanpool incentives, and how employees can enroll
  • Building-provided shuttles to Metrorail, airports, or other transportation hubs
  • How to manage and restock the on-site transportation information display

Online Tools

The PTC should be familiar with the following online tools provided by Arlington County Commuter Services:

Did You Know?

Each U.S. rush-hour auto commuter spends an average of 50 hours a year stuck in traffic.

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
459
14th Street Bridge
1165
Arlington Mill Trail
350
Ballston Connector
35
Bluemont Connector
145
CC Connector
566
Clarendon EB bike lane
145
Custis Bon Air Park
1002
Custis Rosslyn
939
Fairfax EB bike lane
106
Joyce St NB
33
Joyce St SB
28
Key Bridge East
816
Key Bridge West
485
Military NB bike lane
48
Military SB bike lane
42
MVT Airport South
1842
Quincy NB bike lane
19
Quincy SB bike lane
62
Roosevelt Bridge
228
Rosslyn Bikeometer
0
TR Island Bridge
3
WOD Bon Air Park
1353
WOD Bon Air West
1652
WOD Columbia Pike
1080
WOD East Falls Church
1420
Wilson WB bike lane
192

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
789
14th Street Bridge
294
Arlington Mill Trail
854
Ballston Connector
148
Bluemont Connector
373
CC Connector
717
Custis Bon Air Park
768
Custis Rosslyn
608
Joyce St NB
77
Joyce St SB
140
Key Bridge East
2550
Key Bridge West
972
MVT Airport South
640
Roosevelt Bridge
164
TR Island Bridge
916
WOD Bon Air Park
1078
WOD Bon Air West
1072
WOD Columbia Pike
843
WOD East Falls Church
604

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
2644615
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