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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...

Your Views: Those elusive mystery residents

To the editor: At the Sept. 14 public hearing on Seminary Road repaving, Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker criticized single-family residents and civic associations, claiming to...

City council discusses transportation priorities, Planning & Zoning staff at legislative...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] With the first public hearing of the fall in the rearview mirror, city council is back to discussing city business...

FY2020 budget passes without tax rate hike

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council unanimously adopted the fiscal year 2020 operating budget on May 1, maintaining the real estate tax rate for the...

Council considers various budget cuts in preliminary add/delete session

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council held its preliminary add/delete session for the fiscal year 2020 budget on April 23. During discussion, councilors widely expressed...

Council approves Del Ray Gardens

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council approved a special use permit for a combination of 100 indoor and outdoor seats at the Del Ray...

Council approves live poultry butchery

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council approved the controversial permit for a live poultry butcher shop on Colvin Street at its Tuesday night legislative...

Hank’s Pasta Bar expansion to include rooftop dining

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council voted unanimously to add rooftop dining, increase the number of seats and increase the hours of operation of Hank’s...

New mayor, council sworn in

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Change was in the air of the T.C. Williams High School auditorium on the evening of Jan. 2 as Mayor...

New council holds first legislative meeting

The new city council, which was sworn in on Jan. 2, gathered for its first legislative session of 2019 on Tuesday evening. It was also...