Tag: City of Alexandria

Updated: APD officer arrested for unjustified use of force

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  Alexandria police officer Jonathan Griffin was arrested and charged with assault and battery on Tuesday for unjustified use of force,...

Alexandria receives $13.9 million in CARES funding

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council unanimously approved plans for residential rental assistance, food security and small business assistance with money the city received...

City manager reduces FY2021 budget proposal

At a budget work session on April 1, City Manager Mark Jinks presented city council with a draft of his revised fiscal year 2021...

Coronavirus Q&A with Dr. Stephen Haering

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com As of March 26, the United States leads the world in confirmed coronavirus cases – 226,378 as of April 2...

Alexandrians brace for coronavirus outbreak

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread globally, Alexandria residents and businesses are bracing for an outbreak. Some are already...

T.C. lights trial is postponed

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The trial to determine whether Alexandria City Public Schools can add lights to T.C. Williams High School's new football stadium...

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: Fire Department lacked input on Seminary...

By Frank Putzu This is the first of three My Views that will examine the role of the Alexandria Fire Department in planning prior to...

Transurban, VDOT explore conversion of I-395 HOV ramp

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com A potential change to Interstate 395’s High Occupancy Vehicle ramp onto Seminary Road could add more cars to an already...

Online dashboard tracks performance of city departments

By Luke Anderson | aluke1992@gmail.com Residents can now track the performance and effectiveness of various city departments through a new feature on the City of Alexandria...