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Council plans community police review board

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com A new chapter in the civil rights movement has emerged across the nation in the wake of the death of...

Alexandria officials, community leaders respond to the killing of George Floyd

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com What appeared to be a couple hundred people gathered outside the Alexandria Police Department headquarters on Tuesday night, standing in...

The city’s 2020 census efforts shift dramatically in response to COVID-19

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Every 10 years, the federal government undertakes the massive effort of trying to count every person living in the country...

Nationwide test kit shortage limits COVID-19 testing in Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein and Missy Schrott This article was updated on March 26. As the COVID-19 pandemic escalates, one of the biggest questions on residents’ minds...

City responds to Seminary Road inquires

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Following months of community turmoil over the narrowing of Seminary Road, city staff went before council Tuesday evening to provide...

Seminary Road update goes before council next week

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council is slated to hear an update about the controversial restructuring of Seminary Road at its legislative meeting on...

My View | Frank Putzu: ‘No, sir, we have not’

By Frank Putzu The first two pieces in this series showed that the Alexandria Fire Department was isolated from the decision to narrow Seminary Road....

Councilor Amy Jackson calls for reversal of Seminary road diet

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com In a surprise to fellow members of council and city staff, Councilor Amy Jackson made a motion during Tuesday’s legislative...

City council approves Patrick Henry swing space

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com At Saturday’s public hearing, city council unanimously approved plans to use the old Patrick Henry School building as an interim...

Your Views: Elected officials deserve respect

To the editor: It has now been two months since the Sept. 14 city council decision regarding the design for the Seminary Road Project. Implementation...