Tag: dominion power

Dominion drops power line plan, reigniting special tax district debate

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Alexandria faces a budget shortfall for the Potomac Yard Metro after Dominion Power announced last week it isn’t moving forward...

Mount Vernon on list of 11 most endangered historic sites

By Noah Abbe George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate is included on a list of the 11 most endangered historic sites in America, it was announced...

Meals tax, Dominion transmission line reroute approved at public hearing

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Although the battle against increasing Alexandria’s meals tax from 4 to 5 percent was all but lost, local restaurateurs attempted...

Truck uproots power pole on Duke Street

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Portions of Duke Street are closed this morning due to truck pulling a power pole out of the ground. Eyewitnesses reported...

Potomac Yard Metro station scaled back, Dominion transmission line revisited at...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Potomac Yard Metrorail Station project will be scaled back to lower costs to an affordable range, City Manager Mark...