Tag: elizabeth bennett-parker

A look at Alexandria hotels in the days before the Inauguration

By Allison Hageman | [email protected] In the past, presidential inaugurations for Alexandria were jubilant and filled with visitors. People from all over the country would go...

Late night council meeting leads to debate over civilian police oversight...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council voted to send a series of models for a civilian police oversight board to the community for feedback...

Vice mayor runs for House of Delegates

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker announced on Tuesday that she would be running as a candidate to represent the 45th District...

Council approves first Virginia Tech Innovation Campus building

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council unanimously approved designs for Virginia Tech’s first Innovation Campus academic building alongside amendments to the broader North Potomac...

Council appoints Lavonda Bonnard to Traffic and Parking Board

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City Council appointed a new member to the Traffic and Parking Board at its legislative meeting on Tuesday evening. The new...

Your Views: Bennett-Parker’s inadequate reaction

To the editor: The arrest of a legislative aide to Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker should be a matter of serious concern. While youthful exuberance is...

City Council to expedite flood mitigation projects

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council and Department of Transportation and Environmental Services staff engaged in a lengthy conversation about increasing the city’s flood...

Council sends community police review board back to staff

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council sent a proposed ordinance establishing a community police review board back to the drawing board during Tuesday’s legislative...

Your Views: Bennett-Parker should condemn violence

To the editor: I was disappointed to read the statement of Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker in response to the recent arrest of her aide on...

Your Views: Vice mayor should have disavowed destruction

To the editor: So the legislative aide to Alexandria Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker was arrested for “assault on a police officer” in the District of...