Tag: affordable housing

Your Views: Aguirre is wrong about co-location

To the editor: In a recent panel debate of Democratic candidates for the Alexandria City Council, incumbent Canek Aguirre said he was in favor...

Mayoral candidates face off during virtual debate

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] With less than one month to go until the June 8 Democratic primary, Mayor Justin Wilson and former Mayor Allison Silberberg...

City Council hopefuls debate

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] With the June 8 Democratic primary arriving quickly, 13 City Council candidates gathered for two separate virtual debates hosted by the...

City Council candidates debate in second virtual forum

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] For coverage of the first of two council candidate debates, click here. Democratic City Council candidates gathered in the second of two...

Candidate Profile: Mark Shiffer embarks on second council run

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Mark Shiffer is a problem solver. It is a skill he has honed meticulously over the years, Shiffer said, and one...

My View with Sarah Bagley: Why I’m running for council

I have a proven commitment to community service and a personal and professional track record that makes me uniquely positioned to add value to...

Ribbon cutting at former Ramsey Homes site

By Will Schick | [email protected] A new apartment building that includes 52 units of affordable housing opened on Tuesday on the site of the former...

Candidate profile: James Lewis seeks council seat

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] James Lewis wants to get his community more engaged in local government, and his first run at City Council aims...

City Council considers Chirilagua housing affordability plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council discussed an ambitious draft housing affordability plan for the Chirilagua neighborhood and its majority Hispanic residents that would...

Candidate profile: John Chapman eyes fourth council term

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] After three terms on City Council, John Chapman isn’t looking to slow down. Chapman officially launched his re-election campaign on...