Tag: seminary road

Your Views: Those elusive mystery residents

To the editor: At the Sept. 14 public hearing on Seminary Road repaving, Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker criticized single-family residents and civic associations, claiming to...

Your Views: A stereotype of cyclists

To the editor: After only a few years in Alexandria, I am old enough to know that the Seminary Road road diet decision is not...

Your Views: Call.Click.Connect system works

To the editor: I need to thank city staff for listening and hearing my requests for improved safety on Seminary Road between N. Howard Street...

Our View: Public input reflects healthy governance

Saturday’s city council public hearing on how to redesign Seminary Road was an example of democracy in action. A controversial issue that both divided and...

Council approves Seminary Road lane reduction

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council voted 4-3 to reduce a portion of Seminary Road from four to three lanes and add bike lanes...

Seminary Road showdown approaches

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  Fall weekends are made for youth soccer tournaments, high school sports games and Sunday night football. But this weekend in...

Your Views: Alexandrians are united against Seminary lane reduction

To the editor: In your Aug. 29 editorial, “Seminary Road touches on bigger issues,” you correctly and fairly called out expressions of a safety problem...

Your Views: Implement bike lanes called for in master plan

To the editor: I am writing in response to letters and articles published in the Alexandria Times about the proposal to repave a one-mile segment...

Your Views: Open letter to city leaders on Seminary Road

To the editor: We, the 13 undersigned Civic Associations that represent more than 9,000 households in Alexandria, urge city council to affirm the decision of...

Our View: Who do our leaders work for?

The debate about whether or how to restructure Seminary Road is expected to draw to a close with a vote at Saturday’s city council...