Tag: Justin Wilson

Council passes emergency ordinances to combat COVID-19

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Council unanimously adopted several ordinances and resolutions in order to respond to the growing impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus during an...

Local businesses feel the impact of coronavirus

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus has increased across the country, in the region and in the...

ARHA calls for redevelopment of affordable housing

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority put out a call for developers to redevelop five affordable housing properties in the...

King Street pedestrian zone takes shape

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] To close or not to close? The question has been at the heart of ongoing conversations about whether the 100...

Alexandrians brace for coronavirus outbreak

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread globally, Alexandria residents and businesses are bracing for an outbreak. Some are already...

Our View: An excessive tax increase

In most years, a 2-cent increase in the city’s proposed tax rate would be acceptable, as inflation raises the cost of doing business year...

Council updates city’s vision for Eisenhower East

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council updated the 2003 Eisenhower East small area plan to push for more affordable housing, open space and pedestrian...

Council approves senior housing building on First Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A new type of housing project is coming to Alexandria. City council approved the Aspire, a six-story, age-restricted multifamily building at...

Your Views: Stop degrading our civic associations

To the editor: In the seemingly relentless attacks on civic associations and the citizens who spend countless hours trying to stay informed about city issues,...

Seminary Road update goes before council next week

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council is slated to hear an update about the controversial restructuring of Seminary Road at its legislative meeting on...