Tag: elizabeth bennett-parker

New mayor, council sworn in

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Change was in the air of the T.C. Williams High School auditorium on the evening of Jan. 2 as Mayor...

New council holds first legislative meeting

The new city council, which was sworn in on Jan. 2, gathered for its first legislative session of 2019 on Tuesday evening. It was also...

Justin Wilson steps into mayoral office

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Justin Wilson took Alexandria’s oath of office for the fourth time at the city council initiation ceremony on Wednesday night....

Our View: Assessing Alexandria’s local election

Nationwide the vaunted blue wave was real, and though not the tsunami predicted at one point, in Alexandria it helped lift the full Democratic...

Democrats sweep the city council race, while newcomers, incumbents elected to...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Alexandria voted to elect all six Democratic city council candidates during Tuesday’s general election, with a record number of city...

Live results: General Election 2018 in Alexandria

By Alexandria Times staff With 100 percent of results in, Mayor-Elect Justin Wilson won 92.73 percent of the vote.  The final totals of council candidates, from...

Letter to the Editor: Bennett-Parker for city council

To the editor: I am a proud Alexandrian who lives on the West End, but I work three jobs to afford to live here –...

Our View: Alexandria Times announces endorsements for city council, school board

At long last, five months after the June Democratic primary, Alexandrians head to the polls on Tuesday to elect a new mayor, six city council...

Letter to the Editor: Musing on the election results

To the editor: With great interest, I read the Alexandria Times June 14 editorial, “June Madness,” and I have a few comments: I don’t think it’s fair...

Vice Mayor Justin Wilson wins Democratic nomination for mayor

By Alexa Epitropoulos and Missy Schrott Change was the story of Tuesday night’s Democratic primary. Vice Mayor Justin Wilson unseated incumbent Allison Silberberg when he won...