Tag: alexandria city council

Firefighters union calls for additional funding

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] IAFF Local 2141, the union that represents more than 250 of the city’s firefighters, medics and EMTs, wrote an open...

Council approves first half of American Rescue Plan funding

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council unanimously approved allocations for the first tranche of American Rescue Plan Act funding that was given to the...

City discusses American Rescue Plan Act funding

By Katherine Hapgood | [email protected]  During the public hearing on Saturday, residents had the opportunity to voice their thoughts on where some of the $59.4...

Council rezones INOVA: Seminary Hill, Arlandria residents voice concerns over future...

By Katherine Hapgood | [email protected] City Council unanimously passed Inova Alexandria Hospital’s request to change the land use designation of the property from Institutional to...

Our View: Overstepping their authority

Any issue involving public safety and race in the United States is inherently complicated. Racial injustice is clearly still with us, and that reality...

My View with Bill Rossello: Why I’m running for council

After nearly 33 years in Alexandria, I have established deep roots in the city I love. With a long history of giving back to...

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...

Your Views: Environmental Council for Silberberg

To the editor: The Environmental Council of Alexandria endorses Allison Silberberg for mayor. ECA is a nonprofit advocacy organization formed by residents of Alexandria. The...

Council pauses Taylor Run stream restoration

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council decided to pause the controversial Taylor Run stream restoration project, as well as a similar project in Strawberry...

Candidate Profile: Kirk McPike wants to connect the city

By Will Schick | [email protected] When Kirk McPike came to Alexandria 10 years ago to work on Adam Ebbins’ campaign for the state senate, something...