Tag: public hearing

ARISE calls for more money, affordable housing in budget talk

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council’s public hearing on Saturday was full of action, as a packed Council chambers had attendees pushing for additional...

Resident-filed lawsuit against 301 N. Fairfax St. project to go before...

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] Tensions ran high at the Saturday City Council public hearing as Council voted to affirm an ordinance related to 301...

City Council approves King Street apartment conversion

By Jackie Fishman Residential issues, DASH bus routes and use of public right-of-way space were front and center at City Council’s Saturday public meeting. At the...

City Council approves Eisenhower project

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council voted at the public hearing on Saturday to move forward with a multi-family housing development at 2111 and 2121...

Citations increased for heavy vehicles

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria is cracking down on heavy vehicles that park illegally on public streets by imposing a new ordinance that raises fines...

Council extends emergency business relief

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council voted during its Saturday public hearing to extend a temporary business relief program implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic until...

City moves on broadband

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council approved two right-of-way franchises, Ting and Lumos Telephone, for broadband services at its public hearing on Saturday. The much-anticipated approval...

State senators weigh in during council’s legislative package discussion

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Several state officials were in attendance at City Council’s Saturday public hearing, where they weighed in on the 2022 draft legislative...

Council passes plastic bag tax

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City Council unanimously approved a proposed plastic bag tax during its public hearing on Saturday. Effective Jan. 1, 2022, the 5-cent tax...

Hotel Indigo to open parking garage to public

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Residents will now be able to use the Hotel Indigo garage for public parking after City Council approved a development special...