Tag: Justin Wilson

Virginia Paving Company to close Alexandria plant in 2027

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council voted unanimously at Saturday’s public hearing to close the Virginia Paving Company’s Eisenhower West asphalt plant in 2027. The...

Council to vote on 5G cell facilities, Virginia Paving Company at...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council is set to vote on several projects that aim to address the city’s technological and developmental needs at...

Your Views: Fair redistricting needed

To the editor: In his article in the Sept. 26 Alexandria Times, “Residents unite for an open discussion on racism,” Luke Anderson highlights the new...

Grace Episcopal priest retires after 30 years

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Father Robert Malm, who celebrated 30 years of ministry at Grace Episcopal Church, retired on Sept. 27, according to Amy...

Residents unite for open discussion on racism

By Luke Anderson Alexandria residents are setting aside their differences to discuss racism’s impact on American lives, from microaggressions to mass shootings. More than 30 people...

City council discusses transportation priorities, Planning & Zoning staff at legislative...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] With the first public hearing of the fall in the rearview mirror, city council is back to discussing city business...

Our View: Public input reflects healthy governance

Saturday’s city council public hearing on how to redesign Seminary Road was an example of democracy in action. A controversial issue that both divided and...

Council approves Seminary Road lane reduction

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council voted 4-3 to reduce a portion of Seminary Road from four to three lanes and add bike lanes...

Our View: Who do our leaders work for?

The debate about whether or how to restructure Seminary Road is expected to draw to a close with a vote at Saturday’s city council...

City council newcomers reflect on eight months in office

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council’s first public hearing of the fall is shaping up to be epic in length and community engagement, with...