Tag: seminary road

My View | Frank Putzu: ‘Hold to that talking point’

By Frank Putzu As revealed last week, FOIA documents indicate that the Alexandria Department of Transportation and Environmental Services officials confused the position of the...

Alexandria Times analysis of Seminary Road FOIA documents

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected]   Despite repeated claims by Department of Transportation and Environmental Services staff that the Alexandria Fire Department had significant input into...

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...

Our View: New Times initiatives for 2020

We’re excited to announce two noteworthy initiatives at the Alexandria Times, which we believe will significantly contribute to civic understanding in our city. The first,...

My View | Frank Putzu: Fire Department lacked input on Seminary...

By Frank Putzu This is the first of three My Views that will examine the role of the Alexandria Fire Department in planning prior to...

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...

Transurban, VDOT explore conversion of I-395 HOV ramp

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A potential change to Interstate 395’s High Occupancy Vehicle ramp onto Seminary Road could add more cars to an already...

Your Views: Council overreach and the Dillon rule

To the editor: "We can't do this again," Mayor Justin Wilson proclaimed at the end of September's city council public hearing on the Seminary Road...

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...

Your Views: Seminary decision an example of non-representative government

To the editor: Recent changes on Seminary Road from four lanes to three lanes and the addition of two bike lanes has sparked major controversy. To...