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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...

Councilors worried about potential Seminary Road transition

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At Tuesday evening’s legislative session, city council members expressed concern about possible changes to Seminary Road’s high-occupant vehicle lane. The city...

Letter to the Editor: Feedback needed tonight for waste plan

To the editor: The global recycling market is facing challenges. Recyclables are commodities, and their value fluctuates over time. Recycling of some materials, such as...

Letter to the Editor: Considering safety and mobility on Seminary Road

To the editor: As part of Alexandria’s Vision Zero commitment to eliminating traffic-related deaths and serious injuries by 2028, the city uses the opportunity of...

City councilors discuss DASH upgrades, controversial paint at legislative meeting

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City councilors discussed a wide range of issues at their Tuesday night legislative meeting, including the General Assembly legislative agenda,...

Parking open house answers some questions, raises others

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Parking Standards for New Development Projects Task Force held an open house on Nov. 1 to discuss upcoming proposed...