Tag: t&es

Scooters in Alexandria Part 8: The future of e-scooters

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Are scooters a vibrant new part of Alexandria’s transportation puzzle or a dangerous eyesore? That’s the question, and city residents...

City staff propose revised phase two e-scooter pilot program

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Department of Transportation and Environmental Services released a list of draft recommendations for a phase two e-scooter pilot...

City extends e-scooter pilot to end of year

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City staff has extended the e-scooter pilot program until the end of the year, according to an Aug. 23 staff...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 7: Equity remains a challenge for city’s...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On June 20, city councilor Mo Seifeldein released a statement calling for the suspension of Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program. In...

Our View: Seminary Road touches on bigger issues

Each year, certain city issues seem to be a little louder than others. Whether our city council is considering putting a slaughterhouse next door to...

Seminary Road project en route to council

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] One issue looms over all others as the fall city council term approaches: the potential restructuring of a stretch of...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 6: Are scooters on the right path?

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program is nearing the end of the road in September, and community members have lingering questions about...

Your Views: Who is liable in scooter accidents?

To the editor: There’s been a lot of talk recently about the use of e-scooters. Typically, the focus is on who uses the scooters and...

After flooding, council declares local emergency

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] In the wake of the July 8 storm that dumped a month’s worth of rain on the region in little...

Your Views: Free visitor parking harms the environment

To the editor: If Alexandria’s leaders are really interested in improving the environment and lowering the carbon footprint they should get rid of free visitor...