Alexandria News

All Alexandrians must be vigilant and act now to protect our community from COVID-19 coronavirus spread. The Alexandria Health Department strongly urges everyone to stay home except for essential trips such as food purchases and medical care. http://alexandriava.gov/114357 pic.twitter.com/EuFGwGZ6af

All Alexandrians must be vigilant and act now to protect our community from COVID-19 coronavirus spread. The Alexandria Health Department strongly urges everyone to stay home except for essential trips…

City council adopts new housing goals

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com With Amazon’s HQ2 and Virginia Tech’s Innovation Campus coming to the region, the city is proposing new housing goals to keep up with the anticipated…

Census Scams: AARP Virginia Issues Alert

Census scams are happening and you must be aware that the U.S. Census Bureau will NOT be making phone calls or sending emails, so all calls about the census are…

Operational Updates Due to COVID-19

Due to evolving concerns related to COVID-19, The Alexandria Police Department's Information Services Section will not be providing in-person services at 3600 Wheeler Avenue, starting Monday, March 23, 2020 until…

Alexandria closes outdoor spaces due to coronavirus

Playgrounds, recreation centers and other outdoor areas have been shut down by the City of Alexandria in order to slow the spread of coronavirus, the city announced Saturday afternoon. The…

To encourage social distancing, these City & @acpsk12 areas are closed: rec/nature/art centers; playgrounds; fenced fields/courts/dog parks; restrooms/parking lots. Unfenced parks/trails/fields remain open for socially distant exercise. Details: http://alexandriava.gov/114329 pic.twitter.com/jayaUWEzXa

To encourage social distancing, these City & @acpsk12 areas are closed: rec/nature/art centers; playgrounds; fenced fields/courts/dog parks; restrooms/parking lots. Unfenced parks/trails/fields remain open for socially distant exercise. Details: http://alexandriava.gov/114329  pic.twitter.com/jayaUWEzXa

Fido Go Home: Fenced Dog Parks Close in Alexandria

White terrier behind the fence net. Dirty, eyes not visible behind the coat, lockedALEXANDRIA, VA – In a statement released this afternoon, the City of Alexandria has closed all playgrounds,…

INOVA Hospitals Suspending Visitation

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Inova Health System will be suspending all in-person visitation as of Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 8 p.m. “Community organizations and members have been called to action…