Tag: about alexandria

About Alexandria: Public sector hiring myths

By Mark Eaton Alexandria’s city government and ACPS are the products of hiring decisions. Voters make hiring decisions in elections and administrators make hiring decisions...

About Alexandria with Mark Eaton: Stormwater utility fee credit suggestions

Alexandria’s Department of Transportation and Environmental Services is consistently in the spotlight because part of its mission is to solve the city’s persistent flooding...

About Alexandria with Mark Eaton: Repair the ACHS cistern

Every day when Alexandria City High School students and staff cross the plaza to the main entrance of the King Street campus, they walk...

About Alexandria with Mark Eaton: Rethinking SROs

School resource officers became a flashpoint this year in Alexandria. Last May, City Council voted 5-1 to redirect funding for uniformed Alexandria Police Department...