Tag: stormwater utility fee

Spots of flood mitigation

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Following years of damaging summer storms that have resulted in dangerous and destructive flash flooding, Alexandria is undertaking flood mitigation...

Flood mitigation project accelerates

Kassidy McDonald | [email protected] The Flood Action Alexandria team is getting a head start with a portion of its local funding while awaiting a potential...

About Alexandria with Mark Eaton: Stormwater utility fee credit suggestions

Alexandria’s Department of Transportation and Environmental Services is consistently in the spotlight because part of its mission is to solve the city’s persistent flooding...

Our View: Spending a flood of money

It’s OK to excuse city leaders if they’re a bit like kids in a candy store following the announcement that Alexandria will receive almost...

Council delays vote on stormwater utility fee increase

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City Council voted to defer an initial vote on city staff’s 10-year flood mitigation plan, which includes a 100% increase...