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City council discusses transportation priorities, Planning & Zoning staff at legislative...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] With the first public hearing of the fall in the rearview mirror, city council is back to discussing city business...

Seminary Road showdown approaches

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  Fall weekends are made for youth soccer tournaments, high school sports games and Sunday night football. But this weekend in...

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...

Our View: Policing scooters should not fall to residents

“We have been very clear from the beginning of the pilot that residents should contact the companies,” Yon Lambert, director of the Department of...

Scooters in Alexandria Part 4: City’s scooter pilot aims to hold...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] With most school years coming to an official end this month, summer will likely be the busiest and most demanding...

Travel alternatives to consider during the summer Metro station closures

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  After a year of apprehension, the Metro shutdown will officially commence next week, disrupting the commutes and travel routines of...

City councilors discuss e-scooter concerns

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council deliberations during the April 23 legislative meeting were primarily devoted to budget add/deletes, however, as has been the...

City council opposes Virginia American Water rate increase

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] A Virginia American Water Company proposal to significantly increase water rates in Alexandria was met with vehement opposition from city...

Parking pilot sparks tensions

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The pay-to-park pilot program currently operating in Old Town, which is slated for possible permanent implementation at Saturday’s city council...

Alexandria braces for summer Metro shutdown

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] As the three-month summer Metro shutdown looms, city staff and city council are struggling to reach consensus on solutions that...