Tag: planning commission

City Council approves athletic field lights

By Olivia Anderson During its public hearing on Saturday, City Council approved the installation of lights on several athletic fields: Francis C. Hammond Middle School,...

Longtime car dealership receives permits to stay in business

By Kassidy McDonald │[email protected] The Alexandria Planning Commission conditionally approved special use permit requests submitted by Alexandria Hyundai that will keep the longtime car dealership...

Height amendment deferred

The Planning Commission voted to defer action on a controversial zoning amendment at its most recent meeting on June 23. The proposed amendment has...

Your Views: Don’t ignore Vision Zero

To the editor: City staff and the Planning Commission recommend approving the Potomac Crescent Waldorf School’s plan to have its 155 students in Kindergarten...

Your Views: Parajon off to good start

To the editor: It is regrettable that members of City Council and the Alexandria Planning Commission were not in the audience for the Zoom meeting...

Your Views: Landmark site needs an integrated environmental approach

To the editor: The proposal to redevelop the defunct Landmark Mall site, to include an Inova medical campus, is an exciting development for the...

North Ridge home inches toward demolition

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Despite a galvanized effort by residents to fight the demolition of a 19th Century North Ridge home, its owner officially received...

Your Views: Finding a balance

To the editor: Collectively, we hold our breath as Simone Biles prepares for her final tumbling pass down the 16-plus foot plank of wood,...

Council to consider Classical Movements permit

By Will Schick | [email protected] The Planning Commission voted unanimously on March 2 to endorse a special use permit to allow Classical Movements, a classical...

Planning Commission approves Heritage

The Planning Commission voted unanimously to approve the application for the redevelopment of the Heritage at Old Town apartments during the Feb. 2 Planning...