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Final add/delete session results in no tax rate hike

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Council agreed on a combination of budget adds and reductions in new spending that will allow the city to maintain...

Tying the Knot: Mayor Justin Wilson and wife Alex weather the...

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com It likely comes as no surprise that Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson met his wife, Alex Crawford-Batt, at a state Democratic...

Council raises proposed maximum tax rate

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council voted to increase the advertised real estate tax rate for Fiscal Year 2020 by a half cent, from...

City council defers action on pay-by-phone parking pilot

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The city’s controversial pay-by-phone parking pilot was docketed for possible permanent passage at Saturday’s city council public hearing, but due...

Virginia General Assembly approves funding for combined sewer outfall remediation

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The General Assembly adopted a state budget that includes $25 million for Alexandria’s combined sewer outfall remediation project, the City...

Alexandria braces for summer Metro shutdown

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com As the three-month summer Metro shutdown looms, city staff and city council are struggling to reach consensus on solutions that...