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Virginia approves budget for city projects

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] The Virginia General Assembly awarded funds towards Alexandria renewal and restoration projects in the Commonwealth’s Biennial Budget, which Virginia Governor...

Resident receives environmental excellence award

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Jack Sullivan received the Ellen Pickering Environmental Excellence Award during a ceremony on Sunday, recognizing his ongoing commitment to and...

Massive infrastructure project RiverRenew breaks ground

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] AlexRenew broke ground on the largest infrastructure project in Alexandria’s history on Sept. 30: the $454.4 million Old Town RiverRenew...

Robinson Terminal North demolished

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Regular visitors to Old Town have likely noticed that something is missing along the waterfront. Last month, Robinson Terminal North, a...

Your Views: The changing scene around West’s Point Park

To the editor: At the foot of Oronoco Street along the Potomac River, wedged between Founders Park and Oronoco Bay Park, is West’s Point Park....

Combined sewer outfall remediation project advances

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria Renew Enterprises awarded a contract to Traylor-Shea Joint Venture to design and construct the RiverRenew Tunnel System Project, according...

ALIVE! receives 40-foot refrigerated container as a donation

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] As part of its food program, local nonprofit ALIVE! is used to receiving food donations, but one donor took things...

Your Views: Sewers were an unfunded mandate

To the editor: On May 21, the AlexRenew board will consider the drastic rate hikes which had their public hearing on May 11. These back-to-back...

Your Views: We’re all investors in Alexandria’s waterways

To the editor: Alexandria’s health and prosperity depend on clean waterways, and clean waterways depend on a well-functioning wastewater system. The Potomac River and its...

Virginia General Assembly approves funding for combined sewer outfall remediation

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The General Assembly adopted a state budget that includes $25 million for Alexandria’s combined sewer outfall remediation project, the City...