Tag: scooters

Your Views: A proposed solution to Old Town parking woes

To the editor: As a 20-plus year resident of Old Town Alexandria, it is obvious to everyone, with the possible exception of the anti-car crowd,...

My View | Michael Maibach: How to make city hall more...

Did you know Alexandria’s first city council – elected in 1780 – was bicameral? That in 1804 we established our first council wards? That...

Your Views: Driving on the new Seminary Road is a pleasure

To the editor: Regarding the recent changes to Seminary Road, I would like to thank the city’s leadership for providing us more than just crosswalks...

Holy Cow debuts ‘controversial’ burger

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Del Ray burger joint Holy Cow has managed to stuff some of the city’s biggest issues into its latest creation. The...

City council approves phase two e-scooter pilot

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Council voted unanimously to approve a phase II dockless e-scooter pilot program at its public hearing on Saturday. The phase II...

My View | Denise Dunbar: Scooters are not for commuters

My final 2019 missive on scooters deals with the data, and it demonstrates that scooters are primarily being joy-ridden and are not serving as...

City prepares for e-scooter pilot vote

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council is set to vote on the future of the e-scooter pilot program on Saturday. The vote is the culmination...

My View | Denise Dunbar: Get that scooter off my sidewalk

Part 1 of 2 Frequent readers of the Alexandria Times know that during 2019 this newspaper has exhaustively reported on scooters in our city. In...

City staff recommends phase two scooter pilot

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Department of Transportation and Environmental Services staff presented a recommendation to city council for a phase two e-scooter pilot program...

Your Views: There’s no policy basis for e-scooters

To the editor: As city council debates whether to extend the e-scooter pilot program, members should focus on the key question addressed in the Times’s...