Editorials, columns and letters about the issues facing Alexandria.

Letter to the Editor: Silberberg leads way on ethics

To the editor: I read with great interest the Alexandria Times article on May 17 regarding campaign contributions to the mayoral candidates, “Defining ‘business before...

Our View: BRAC to the future

"… Nearby residents shouted in anger that they weren’t consulted during the … decision process, while officials from all parties involved passed the buck....

Letter to the Editor: Times should adhere to its own standard

To the editor: I am writing today in the interest of fairness as we approach the upcoming primary election for mayor and city council. According to...

Letter to the Editor: Why I support Amy Jackson

To the editor: I’m writing to explain why I support Amy Jackson for city council and encourage others to do the same in the June...

Letter to the Editor: Jack Taylor responds to articles

To the editor: I’m compelled to write in response to two recent articles about contributions to Alexandria’s mayoral candidates. The first was a letter written...

My View: Alexandria gets housing affordability wrong

By Vanessa Calder Alexandria’s city council successfully increased the meals tax on restaurants in its jurisdiction on May 10. The council’s plan is to dedicate...
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