Tag: potomac river

Your Views: We’re all investors in Alexandria’s waterways

To the editor: Alexandria’s health and prosperity depend on clean waterways, and clean waterways depend on a well-functioning wastewater system. The Potomac River and its...

Letter to the Editor: Citizen group forms again to save PY...

To the editor: Forty years ago, a citizen group named the Daingerfield Island Protective Society stopped an interchange from being built off the George Washington...

AlexRenew names outfalls remediation effort, plans community meetings

AlexRenew, which is working with the city to meet the state mandate to remediate its four outfalls by mid-2025, has named this effort RiverRenew. ...

Mount Vernon on list of 11 most endangered historic sites

By Noah Abbe George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate is included on a list of the 11 most endangered historic sites in America, it was announced...

Pets: Shape up with your pup this summer

By Kim Gilliam Were you and your pooch a little lazier during the winter months? Did you let your workout routine and your dog’s regular...

Cafe 44 debuts on the Potomac

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com When government contractor Coggins International made the move from Atlanta, Georgia to Alexandria, President & CEO Jula Jane immediately noticed a...

Our View: Sewer fix shouldn’t turn into money pit

The verdict is in regarding Alexandria’s antiquated sewer lines and it’s not what our elected officials wanted to hear. The city has eight years to...

City leaders respond after Gov. McAuliffe’s outfalls deadline decision

By James Cullum | jcullum@alextimes.com City officials are reeling after Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed into law a bill that will require Alexandria to have its aged sewer system...