Tag: mayor justin wilson

Leaders offer postmortem on dead arena proposal

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] It’s official: The proposed Potomac Yard arena and entertainment district is dead. The Washington Wizards and Washington Capitals are now...

Mayor Justin Wilson will not seek third term

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] Mayor Justin Wilson announced Friday morning in his monthly newsletter, “The Council Connection,” that he will not seek a third...

Zoning for Housing, explained: What to know ahead of the November...

By Mark Eaton and Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] The city’s “Zoning for Housing/Housing for All” proposal is approaching a planned vote from City Council on...

Information reveals talks between Councilors, ZFH advocates

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Residents have been sounding the alarm that members of Alexandria’s City Council have had their minds made up about the...

Your Views: Keep the name, switch the fame

To the editor: The following is an open letter to Mayor Justin Wilson, pertaining to his advocacy for tossing the process that was established to...

Your Views: When to use anonymity

To the editor: I was disappointed to see the way an anonymous source was used in Olivia Anderson’s front page story, “Assault Statement Criticized.”...

Your Views: The AFD deserves better

To the editor: My first encounter with the Alexandria Fire Department was when they responded to my father’s unexpected death. My next encounter was...

Your Views: Wilson owns the flooding mess

To the editor: When considering purchasing a house in Rosemont in 2015, I visited the engineering office at city hall. I was shown maps...

Mayor supports halt to evictions

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Mayor Justin Wilson issued a letter on Tuesday urging Alexandria landlords to work with the city in providing rental assistance...

Potomac Yard Metrorail Station delayed

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Metro announced on Monday that the opening of the Potomac Yard Metrorail Station will be delayed by at least five...