Tag: alexandria city council

Council considers 2040 Environmental Action Plan

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Council discussed the city’s updated Environmental Action Plan, which includes a targeted 50 percent reduction of city greenhouse gas emissions by...

Friends of Guest House expands to South Payne Street

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] CORRECTION: In the original version of this article, the Times incorrectly stated that there are 10 beds in Friends of Guest...

AHDC secures loan for affordable housing complex

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] City council voted unanimously Tuesday night to loan $1.8 million to the Alexandria Housing Development Corporation for the acquisition of The...

Council considers zoning issues, restaurant SUPs

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Alexandria City Council members discussed a number of issues related to zoning requirements, including the need for a comprehensive approach to...

Council approves Route 1 South density increase

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected]  City council unanimously approved a master plan amendment that puts the city’s affordable housing strategy east of Route 1 into motion on...

Council mulls public safety pay, summer public hearing

By Duncan Agnew | [email protected] City council members discussed concerns surrounding Hurricane Florence, approved salary increases for Alexandria public safety workers and debated adding a...

Council prepares to tackle key issues this fall

By Duncan Agnew | [email protected] City council is back in session after the summer recess with a full slate of issues and a number of...

Letter to the Editor: Three-part plan for school safety

To the editor: Regardless of our political affiliation or ideology, we can all agree on one thing: our children are the future, and they must...

After long-running lawsuit, La Bergerie isn’t moving forward with relocation

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] After a nearly four-year-long lawsuit, the owners of La Bergerie announced in a news release Monday that they no longer...

Election 2018: All you need to know before heading to the...

By Mae Hunt | [email protected] After months of campaigning from mayoral candidates and council hopefuls, Alexandria voters will decide the Democratic nominees for mayor and...