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Your Views: E-scooters are good for Alexandria

To the editor: There is not a mode of transportation I don’t love. I own a car, often commute on a bicycle and have Metro...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 2: For riders, e-scooters are more than...

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com One mile. For drivers, it is a distance easily crossed. For runners, a mile is only the start of a...

DASH drivers vote for strike authorization

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Alexandria bus drivers gathered on Saturday to vote on the ability to authorize a strike. The vote passed unanimously. “We’re not...

DASH operators request higher wages

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Drivers for Alexandria’s bus company, DASH, filled city council chambers with red shirts and passionate words to ask for additional...

Council considers DASH restructuring, Airbnb taxes

By Hannah Himes | hhimes@alextimes.com City Council heard a preliminary plan to restructure Alexandria’s DASH transit system and a status report on the voluntary collection...

Alexandria braces for summer Metro shutdown

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com As the three-month summer Metro shutdown looms, city staff and city council are struggling to reach consensus on solutions that...

Letter to the Editor: Radical proposals for new transportation planning

To the editor: We all need a plan. Intuitively, we know the more complex the task, the more likely the goal will be attained with...

Seniors: How to incorporate brain-healthy foods into your diet

By Katie Hilburn Extensive studies have suggested that certain foods can reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s and dementia and increase overall health and wellness. It’s...

City councilors discuss DASH upgrades, controversial paint at legislative meeting

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com City councilors discussed a wide range of issues at their Tuesday night legislative meeting, including the General Assembly legislative agenda,...

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