Tag: civic association

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...

Your Views: Seminary debacle is Wilson’s fault

To the editor: Every now and then, a politician becomes forever known for one unfortunate statement. For George H.W. Bush, it was “Read my lips: No...

Our View: Public input reflects healthy governance

Saturday’s city council public hearing on how to redesign Seminary Road was an example of democracy in action. A controversial issue that both divided and...

Your Views: Open letter to city leaders on Seminary Road

To the editor: We, the 13 undersigned Civic Associations that represent more than 9,000 households in Alexandria, urge city council to affirm the decision of...

Clash over condo development in Potomac Yard heats up

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] A 142-unit condominium development proposed for 2551 Main Line Blvd. in Potomac Yard drew ire from residents at a planning commission...

After brief obstacle, Bishop Ireton expansion approved

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City council unanimously approved a development special use permit for Bishop Ireton’s expansion at its public hearing on Saturday. The decision reversed...