Tag: Dillon Rule

Analysis: Why election reform is elusive

By Mark Eaton City elections are inevitable and intermittent. Improving Alexandria’s election process offers none of the satisfactions of infrastructure enhancements such as plaques, ribbon-cutting ceremonies...

Your Views: Council’s actions belie ‘climate emergency’

To the editor: City Council recently deferred its decision for the proposed Landmark Overlook development across from the Landmark Redevelopment project. Council had many...

Your Views: Council overreach and the Dillon rule

To the editor: "We can't do this again," Mayor Justin Wilson proclaimed at the end of September's city council public hearing on the Seminary Road...

City human rights code to include gender identity

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council unanimously voted to amend Alexandria’s human rights code to include protections for gender identity at Saturday’s public hearing....