Tag: legislative meeting

City responds to Seminary Road inquires

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Following months of community turmoil over the narrowing of Seminary Road, city staff went before council Tuesday evening to provide...

Community Services Board honored for 50 years of support

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Mayor Justin Wilson will present members of the Community Service Board with a proclamation honoring the group’s 50 years of...

Council considers various budget cuts in preliminary add/delete session

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council held its preliminary add/delete session for the fiscal year 2020 budget on April 23. During discussion, councilors widely expressed...

City council opposes Virginia American Water rate increase

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A Virginia American Water Company proposal to significantly increase water rates in Alexandria was met with vehement opposition from city...

Parking pilot sparks tensions

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The pay-to-park pilot program currently operating in Old Town, which is slated for possible permanent implementation at Saturday’s city council...

Council mulls public safety pay, summer public hearing

By Duncan Agnew | [email protected] City council members discussed concerns surrounding Hurricane Florence, approved salary increases for Alexandria public safety workers and debated adding a...

City councilors discuss DASH upgrades, controversial paint at legislative meeting

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City councilors discussed a wide range of issues at their Tuesday night legislative meeting, including the General Assembly legislative agenda,...

City council announces legislative agenda for 2018

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City council heard Alexandria’s proposed legislative agenda for the 2018 General Assembly session at its legislative meeting on Tuesday. City priorities...

City drops bid for business improvement district

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City Manager Mark Jinks announced Tuesday night during a city council legislative meeting that Alexandria is dropping its attempt to...