Tag: stormwater fee

Our view: Quite a mess

It’s no secret that Alexandria’s sewer system has long been a mess. Filth flowing from four sewage outfalls at Alexandria’s waterfront into the Potomac River...

What’s in the stormwater fee?

By Will Schick | [email protected] On July 23, 2020, Allison Scates, a resident of Del Ray, received a text message that sent her reeling. Scates,...

Council approves stormwater fee increase

By Will Schick | [email protected] City council unanimously passed an ordinance doubling the stormwater utility fee from $140 to $280 during Saturday’s public hearing. The increased...

Your Views: City hall is playing games with our money

To the editor: With all the debate about flooding in Rosemont, Del Ray and elsewhere, the city continues to maintain that their stormwater fee will...