Tag: Zoning for Housing

Judge grants CLA 30 days to amend Zoning for Housing lawsuit...

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] Judge David S. Schell gave the Coalition for a Livable Alexandria 30 days to amend its lawsuit against the city...

2024 Mayor Profile: Amy Jackson

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] Vice Mayor Amy Jackson is seeking the city’s top leadership position after two terms on City Council, promising to bring...

2024 Candidate Profile: Kirk McPike runs for second Council term

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] Longtime political operative Kirk McPike, who is gearing up to campaign for a second term on Alexandria’s City Council, has...

2024 Candidate Profile: John Chapman seeks fifth Council term

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] John Chapman’s reelection campaign is in full swing as he runs for his fifth term on City Council. He stands...

Alexandria judges recuse in ZFH lawsuit

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] Alexandria Circuit Court judges have recused themselves from presiding over the Coalition of Livable Alexandria’s lawsuit against the city over...

Controversial Del Ray project denied after months of delay

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council voted unanimously to deny a special use permit for 404A East Alexandria Ave. at the Tuesday legislative meeting,...

Analysis: Why election reform is elusive

By Mark Eaton City elections are inevitable and intermittent. Improving Alexandria’s election process offers none of the satisfactions of infrastructure enhancements such as plaques, ribbon-cutting ceremonies...

About Alexandria with Mark Eaton: Zoning for Housing: An afterword

By Mark Eaton There are important takeaways from the Zoning for Housing debate that should not be lost in the collective exhale of relief, or...

A look back at 2023

What a year this was!  When the much-delayed Potomac Yard Metro station opened amid fanfare in May, little did the public know what was hurtling...

Mayor Justin Wilson will not seek third term

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] Mayor Justin Wilson announced Friday morning in his monthly newsletter, “The Council Connection,” that he will not seek a third...