Tag: metro

New coffee shop, eatery planned for upper Prince Street

A new coffee shop and limited service restaurant is planned for 1320 Prince St. Whitney and Jason Langone filed a special use permit with the...

Our View: September storms in Alexandria

Hurricane Florence’s menacing approach toward the coast in South and North Carolina is a reminder that we are never as in control as we...

City receives 2.89 percent rate of sale for bonds

After recently having its bond ratings reaffirmed in July, the city announced on Monday that it has secured low interest rates on the sale...

Letter to the Editor: We must save the Potomac Yard wetlands

To the editor: Alexandria and Arlington are losing natural habitats to so-called smart growth development at an alarming rate. Elected officials say that such density and...

Alexandrians plan to counter Unite the Right rally

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Alexandria organizations plan to stand in opposition as the same alt-right group that organized the Unite the Right rally in...

Metro construction to disrupt Blue Line service

Alexandria residents who regularly take the Blue Line will see impacts in the next two weeks.  Metro construction on the blue, silver and orange lines...

Our View: Metro is an ongoing train wreck

Just when it seemed the news couldn’t get any worse for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, on Sunday it did just that: Metro...

Letter to the Editor: Wetlands impact should derail Potomac Yard Metro

To the editor: In a convoluted scenario typically satirized in a Carl Hiaasen novel, Alexandria’s now apparent backroom schemes for building the Potomac Yard Metro...

Letter to the Editor: Potomac Yard follies

To the editor: The recent developments concerning the Potomac Yard Metro should come as no surprise to anyone, given its past history and mismanagement. The...

Our View: Potomac Yard Metro obfuscation erodes trust

The general erosion of trust is one of the saddest components of our modern era. It takes a long time to gain trust; conversely, trust...
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