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Brief: Sierra Club Marched in Winterfest for Transit Oriented Development

Susan Stillman, John Dukovich, Ivy Main, Roger Dietrich and Keith Bonney showed their support for green transit and the Sierra Club at Winterfest.

Susan Stillman, John Dukovich, Ivy Main, Roger Dietrich and Keith Bonney showed their support for green transit and the Sierra Club at Winterfest. Photo Contributed

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A family poses with the “Fairfax Transit.”

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The Sierra Club showed their support for mass transit with a homemade train car, recycled from a refrigerator box.

Sierra Club members, friends and neighbors from McLean and surroundings celebrated at the Winterfest Parade on Sunday, Dec. 2. The Sierra Club showed their support for mass transit with a homemade train car, recycled from a refrigerator box. Roger Dietrich and Keith Bonney powered the train and evoked cheers from the parade bystanders as they approached the reviewing stand.

The train car float accompanied by bicycle riding Sierra Club volunteers support the group’s goals of encouraging green transportation and Smart Growth and supporting mass transit and Transit Oriented Development planning for Tyson’s Corner.