Letters to the editor about news and issues in Alexandria.

Your Views: COVID can unite us

To the editor: People are scared. Of course, they are. We're facing historic challenges to our notions of liberty, community and freedom. But this will...

Your Views: The conundrum of dueling constitutions

To the editor: Regarding Paul Taylor’s letter, “A colorblind approach is not racist,” in the March 12 Alexandria Times: The problem underlying all our civil...

Your Views: Alexandria is too densely populated

To the editor: Do we really need more density? Alexandria is already the most densely populated jurisdiction in Virginia and the D.C. metro area. The...

Your Views: A colorblind approach is not racist

To the editor: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. advocated for colorblind policies. As he said on Aug. 28, 1963, “I have a dream that my...

Your Views: Karig and the PY Metro – Two peas in...

To the editor: Karig Estates and the Potomac Yard Metro have some of the same unfortunate themes coursing through their tortured history. In both projects...

Your Views: A back-door tax increase

To the editor: An article in the Washington Post on Feb. 19, 2020 states that Alexandria City Manager Mark Jinks proposed a two-cent increase in...