Tag: taylor run

Our View: Choose the right path

Some things are more important than money. That concept is perhaps an easier sell to individuals when appealing to their personal morality than it is...

Next steps for Taylor Run

By Kassidy McDonald │ [email protected]  The controversial proposed Natural Channel Design stream restoration project at Taylor Run was paused by City Council in April of...

Your Views: Split decision

To the editor: This is Alexandria’s continuing story of three watershed streams: Strawberry Run, Taylor Run and Lucky Run. It shows how our actions can...

Your Views: Kudos to council’s stream restoration decision

To the editor: For the moment, Alexandria has dropped its plans to reconstruct two local waterways – Taylor Run along King Street and Strawberry...

Our View: A breath worth taking

Sometimes all we need to do is slow down and take a deep breath. It’s not always easy, especially over the last two years of...

What’s next for Taylor Run?

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The controversial Taylor Run stream restoration project is, for the moment, not part of the city’s pollution reduction plans, according...

Your Views: Not heeding differs from not listening

To the editor: I hear a great deal of complaining that the city leaders do not listen and for this reason they should be...

Your Views: Conservation is an equity issue

To the editor: As the president and CEO of America’s oldest forest conservation organization, I spend my days trying to help cities across America...

Candidate profile: Justin Wilson emphasizes pandemic recovery, infrastructure in re-election campaign

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Justin Wilson would be the first to tell you that his term as mayor has not gone as planned. When Wilson...

Your Views: Allison, our environmental champion

To the editor: Alexandria needs a mayor who will advocate for environmental protections and save our lush forests and tree canopy. Allison Silberberg was...