Tag: allison silberberg

City Council expected to set record-setting tax hike

By James Cullum | [email protected] The Alexandria City Council is poised to approve an unprecedented 5.7 cent real estate tax hike when it votes to approve...

Our View: Sewer fix shouldn’t turn into money pit

The verdict is in regarding Alexandria’s antiquated sewer lines and it’s not what our elected officials wanted to hear. The city has eight years to...

City leaders disagree on future of parking, transportation in Alexandria

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] A request to eliminate 10 off-site parking spaces from the planned 270-unit Braddock Gateway development sparked an argument about the future...

How the city plans to meet its outfalls deadline by 2025

By James Cullum | [email protected]  After Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) signed into law bills that will require Alexandria to have its aged sewer system outfalls updated by...

City leaders respond after Gov. McAuliffe’s outfalls deadline decision

By James Cullum | [email protected] City officials are reeling after Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed into law a bill that will require Alexandria to have its aged sewer system...

Opinion: Pursuing a proactive, prudent budget

By Mayor Allison Silberberg We are in the thick of the budget process. This is a time for all of us to focus on the...