Tag: Development

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..

9/24/18 – Affordable Housing: Affordable for Whom?

9/24/18 – Affordable Housing: Affordable for Whom?

September 24, 2018 | Reserve a Spot» What exactly is affordable housing? How much of it exists, and how much of..

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..

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..

10/23/17 | Ghosts of Urban Renewal

10/23/17 | Ghosts of Urban Renewal

October 23, 2017 Half a century ago, entire blocks of King Street were demolished and replaced with modern buildings. What’s..

10/24/16 | Small Area Plans – Are They Worth the Paper They Are Written On?

10/24/16 | Small Area Plans – Are They Worth the Paper They Are Written On?

October 24, 2016 What are the impacts of Small Area Plans? What would your Alexandria neighborhood be without one? City..

4/24/17 | Here Come the Scientists – How Will the New National Science Foundation Impact Alexandria?

4/24/17 | Here Come the Scientists – How Will the New National Science Foundation Impact Alexandria?

April 24, 2017 Photo courtesy: National Science Foundation The National Science Foundation (NSF) is coming to town.  What does the..