Tag: parking

Letter to the Editor: Solutions needed to tour bus traffic

To the editor: Although the City of Alexandria has appointed a number of Tour Bus Task Force groups over the years, the problem of tour...

Chris Hubbard, last candidate to announce council run, discusses campaign

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City council candidate Chris Hubbard flew in under the radar when he became the last Democrat to announce an intention to...

Council OKs new restaurants, developments at February public hearing

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At its public hearing Saturday, city council unanimously approved a development at The Strand that furthers the waterfront plan and...

Our View: A tale of two tax bases

Gaps in the political realm are generally not good. A gender gap that’s too wide can spell doom for a political career. An education...

Council votes at public hearing to reduce parking

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council voted at its public hearing Saturday to affirm a planning commission recommendation that will establish minimum and maximum...

Controversial topics slated for council hearing

By Denise Dunbar and Missy Schrott Although at 14 items the docket is fairly slim, Saturday’s city council public hearing is shaping up to be...

Our View: Parking vote is about livability

This local election season, it’s time to have a discussion about what kind of Alexandria we want, both now and in the future. Do we...

Our View: Hopes for a new city council session

City council kicks off 2018 – and the third year of this council term – with its first meeting of the New Year on...

Parking task force finalizes recommendations

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Members of the city’s parking standards task force agreed on final recommendations for minimum and maximum parking at their Nov. 29...

City announces new parking restrictions

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The city has enacted new parking restrictions for the 100 block of Duke Street and the 200 block of South...