Tag: west end

Tenants protest local apartment complex for charging rent

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com This morning, a group of residents at the Southern Towers apartment complex on the West End held a protest to...

Seminary Road update goes before council next week

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council is slated to hear an update about the controversial restructuring of Seminary Road at its legislative meeting on...

Your Views: Magical thinking on growth

To the editor: I am writing in response to the editorial, “Supporting smart development in the West End,” in the Oct. 24 Alexandria Times. While...

Our View: Supporting smart development on the West End

Vibrancy. The elusive word is carefully woven into special use permit applications, crops up on countless city staff reports and is repeated at various...

Psychedelic ‘80s meets Scandinavian industrial at Aslin

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Aslin Beer Company doesn’t have exposed brick walls, it isn’t decorated with string lights and it doesn’t use wooden barrels...

Virginia Paving Company to close Alexandria plant in 2027

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com City council voted unanimously at Saturday’s public hearing to close the Virginia Paving Company’s Eisenhower West asphalt plant in 2027. The...

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

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com On June 20, city councilor Mo Seifeldein released a statement calling for the suspension of Alexandria’s e-scooter pilot program. In...

Your Views: We’re all investors in Alexandria’s waterways

To the editor: Alexandria’s health and prosperity depend on clean waterways, and clean waterways depend on a well-functioning wastewater system. The Potomac River and its...

Council approves revised Landmark Mall master plan

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Landmark Mall, Alexandria’s major West End development project, took a significant step forward, as city council approved a revised master...

Your Views: Former mayor defends his record

To the editor: The March 28 Alexandria Times offered a letter from Bill Goff, “The solution to a residential nightmare,” and his criticism of the...