Tag: traffic

Your Views: Union Street is a chaotic mess

To the editor: We are all in favor of a vibrant city life, but if you could see from your windows what we see on...

Your Views: Cars are worse than scooters

To the editor: I would like to respond to the Alexandria Times’ series on the scooter pilot program. The subtitle of the third article in the...

Traffic and Parking Board to consider Seminary Road restructuring

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com The city’s plan to convert a stretch of Seminary Road from four to three lanes has been met with opposition from...

Your Views: Old Town has reached its bursting point

To the editor: A recent Washington Post article reporting on development along the Alexandria waterfront had an interesting quote that also was in the article’s...

Travel alternatives to consider during the summer Metro station closures

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  After a year of apprehension, the Metro shutdown will officially commence next week, disrupting the commutes and travel routines of...

Your Views: Religion no factor in slaughterhouse opposition

To the editor: City Councilor Del Pepper’s remark about the Halal poultry butchery, that “we need to share with our Muslim friends and neighbors that...

Your Views: Thoughtless bureaucrats need oversight

To the editor: The city is putting up new parking direction signs in Old Town. Have you seen the new one on Queen Street? If...

Your Views: The solution to a residential nightmare

To the editor: The construction of the BRAC and the technology of Google have combined to place the City of Alexandria at the mercy of...

Your Views: Facts don’t justify Vision Zero

To the editor: I write in response to the letter, “Fact-based decision making” in your Feb. 28 edition. In the name of safety, bicycling advocates...

Your Views: Fact-based decision making

To the editor: I am responding to the letter, “Vision Zero is a detrimental fad” in the Feb. 7 Alexandria Times. The author cites a...