Tag: seminary road

Our View: Seminary Road revisited

At the behest of Councilor Amy Jackson, city staff is making a presentation at the Feb. 11 council legislative meeting on the status of...

Seminary Road update goes before council next week

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council is slated to hear an update about the controversial restructuring of Seminary Road at its legislative meeting on...

My View | Corey Smedley: Fire Department provided input on Seminary

On Jan. 20, the Alexandria Times published a summary it prepared of selected emails between city transportation and fire officials. This summary does not...

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 | ddunbar@alextimes.com 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 | mschrott@alextimes.com A potential change to Interstate 395’s High Occupancy Vehicle ramp onto Seminary Road could add more cars to an already...