Category: Past programs

02/24/2020 – Who’s on First? Public Safety in the Spotlight

02/24/2020 – Who’s on First? Public Safety in the Spotlight

Police officers, firefighters and EMTs risk their lives to keep us safe. What is Alexandria doing for them? Should police..

01/27/2020 – Virginia Tech Innovation Campus: Big Ideas, Big Plans, New Opportunities

01/27/2020 – Virginia Tech Innovation Campus: Big Ideas, Big Plans, New Opportunities

As part of the deal that landed Amazon in Arlington, Alexandria will become the new home of Virginia Tech graduate..

11/25/2019 – For the Rest of our Lives: Aging in Alexandria

11/25/2019 – For the Rest of our Lives: Aging in Alexandria

Will aging seniors be forced out of Alexandria? What is the future of memory care, and how will a growing..

10/28/2019 – High School Crush: Alexandria’s Overcrowding Crisis

10/28/2019 – High School Crush: Alexandria’s Overcrowding Crisis

T.C. Williams High School has more students than it can handle, forcing School Board members to make difficult decisions about..

09/23/2019 – Complete Streets or War on Cars?

09/23/2019 – Complete Streets or War on Cars?

Agenda Alexandria to consider the changing nature of the city’s streets and sidewalks. Alexandria adopted a Complete Streets policy back..

2/25/19 – Whither Landmark?: What Happens After Wonder Woman?

2/25/19 – Whither Landmark?: What Happens After Wonder Woman?

February 25, 2019 The Howard Hughes Corporation has big plans for a redeveloped Landmark Mall, which will be an open-air..

3/25/19 – Del Ray: The Forgotten Town of Potomac

3/25/19 – Del Ray: The Forgotten Town of Potomac

NEW LOCATION FOR MARCH The March 25 program Del Ray: The Forgotten Town of Potomac will be held in Del..

4/22/19 – Eco-City Report Card: Is Alexandria Cleaning Up Its Act?

4/22/19 – Eco-City Report Card: Is Alexandria Cleaning Up Its Act?

April 22, 2019 This program will be held at our home base The Hermitage, Auditorium, 5000 Fairbanks Avenue, Alexandria, VA..

5/20/19 – Invasion of the Scooters: Micro-mobility and  the future of Alexandria’s streets

5/20/19 – Invasion of the Scooters: Micro-mobility and the future of Alexandria’s streets

May 20, 2019 You’ve seen these things all over Alexandria. In the past few weeks, it seems like scooters are..

9/25/17 | Business Improvement District or “No BID” – What’s Next?

9/25/17 | Business Improvement District or “No BID” – What’s Next?

September 25, 2017 BID or No BID – What’s Next? As a follow up to our very popular program last..