Tag: city manager mark jinks

After FOIAed emails released, city’s Potomac Yard narrative changes

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com The narrative on the Potomac Yard Metro station design changed dramatically following the release of emails after a Freedom of...

Our View: BRAC to the future

"… Nearby residents shouted in anger that they weren’t consulted during the … decision process, while officials from all parties involved passed the buck....

Council OKs revised Potomac Yard Metro budget, sets stage to vote...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com  City council unanimously approved a revised funding proposal for the Potomac Yard Metro station and received a presentation outlining the...

Our View: Public safety must come first

Public safety is the first function of government at every level. This necessity stems from the fact that, without protection, we live in a...

Alexandria City School Board votes to increase budget request

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Following City Manager Mark Jinks proposing a $742.3 million operating budget last week, the Alexandria City School Board has voted...