King St Station Construction

Improving Access to the King ST – Old Town Metrorail Station

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Zimride by Enterprise

Carlyle Community Council partners with Zimride by Enterprise to ease employee Safetrack commutes
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Workers, residents and visitors to Carlyle are fortunate the Carlyle Council offers services to make getting to your destination easier. The Carlyle Community Council (CCC) in partnership with the City’s Local Motion office can ease your commuter experience with its Transportation Management Program (TMP) to promote the use of transit, bicycling and walking in Carlyle.
Carlyle is a unique mixed-use community in Alexandria, accommodating a dense assortment of uses including high-rise residential complexes, large floor-plate office buildings, a luxury hotel, and retail establishments. Just west of Old Town, the neighborhood includes a variety of natural and urban open spaces and parks.
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Tequila & Taco Adds Online Ordering

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TMP-Tops Community Goal

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Update on Parking & Park Mobile App

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AlexRenew Listening Sessions

RiverRenew is hosting four events in September to discuss the RiverRenew program and receive feedback on the routes and locations of the proposed tunnel system to remediate Alexandria’s combined sewer system. The session closest to Carlyle is on September 25, 6 – 8:00...
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Carlyle Fun

After the successful ice cream giveaway Pop-Up and outdoor movie showing of the RBG documentary in late August, watch for news about September & October events coming up to include more Sweet Treat Pop-Ups, Outdoor Movies, Mini-concerts and Happy Hours on Carlyle...
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Metro SmarTrip® Card Changes Begin January 8th

Metro SmarTrip® Card Changes Begin January 8th Stay positive! Starting January 8th your SmarTrip® card must have a positive balance to ride Metro.  Be sure to top off your card before then and keep it positive. Staying positive is easy with Auto Reload that...
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New PTO Vanpool is Adding Riders

New PTO Vanpool is Adding Riders A new van pool has started running from Woodbridge to the PTO campus weekdays and is looking for additional riders.  The schedule is Mon-Fri, 8.45 am to 6.30 pm.  For more information, contact Md.Rahman@USPTO.GOV.
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Thinking of Changing Up your Same Old Commute? Try Online Ridesharing Exclusively for Carlyle

Zimride by Enterprise offers employees of Carlyle Council commercial properties a free and easy commuting option - an online ride-matching service that connects drivers and passengers commuting to the same area. Through a private network, Zimride matches commuters in...
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More Capital Bikeshare Stations Approved in Alexandria

More Capital Bikeshare Stations Approved in Alexandria Capital Bikeshare (CaBi) users will soon have more options for CaBi stations in Alexandria. The City just approved adding eight new station locations: •Braddock Road Metro Station – South •Duke Street & Holmes...
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Sep
22
Sat
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes
Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm

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Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

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Sep
23
Sun
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Rat Pack-Together Again
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm

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A Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes Christmas

Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes continue to epitomize Classic Philly Soul with their smooth harmonies, slick style, and nostalgic live performances. The group amassed a string of Number One Hits in the 70’s like “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”, and “Wake Up Everybody”. They continue to take fans down memory lane with career- spanning sets of their romantic hits on tour.

The lead singer Donnell “Big Daddy” Gillespie, was handed the torch by the late great, Teddy Pendergrass.

Big Daddy is joined on stage by a stunning troupe of singers consisting of Anthony Brooks, Clyde”Tyrone”Burwell, Dave Echols, and Keith Matthews.

 

Sep
25
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
SBDC Workshop: Smarter Interviewing Skills = Better Results: A Workshop for Employers @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States

When did you last study effective interviewing techniques?  For many hiring managers, the answer is never.  Knowing how to effectively interview and assess candidates results in better hires and higher retention rates. Whether you interview entry level or highly skilled employees, frequently or rarely, alone or with others, this seminar can help improve your skills. Your ability to interview well can mean lower hiring costs and higher productivity and renention.  Nice results, but how do you get them? Join us for an interactive seminar dedicated to how to interview and select top employees. You will leave with new skills and immediately useful new questions and techniques to enhance your ability to hire well.

Presented by Patra Frame, Strategies for Human Resources

Sep
28
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Lauren Annette… A Musical Journey
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm

An unquestionably gifted and a versatile artist, Lauren’s voice clearly brings back memories of such classic vocalists as Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, and Billie Holiday; as well as hints of today’s mega vocalists Chaka Kahn, Whitney Houston and, Mariah Carey. Lauren has performed with Stevie Wonder, Howard Hewitt, The Whispers Orchestra, Sherrell, Alexander O’Neal, Patti Labelle, David Pack (lead vocalist of Ambrosia), Glenn Frey (lead vocalist of the Eagles), Kindred Family Soul, Case , Eric Roberson just to name a few. Prepare yourself for an elegant, musical journey from the Classic Standards of yesterday to the Neo-Soul Hits of today and everything in between!!!

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On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: A Tribute to the Music of the O’JAYS featuring Forever Yours
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm

Back by Popular Demand |  Forever Yours is a classic soul vocal group, specializing in tribute music of the mighty O’Jays. The ensemble is comprised of four talented musicians and vocalists that have a combined entertainment history spanning over thirty years. Group members are Tyrone Toomer, Tony Petty (both formally of the local well known R&B vocal group Lethal Weapon), Kevin “Pierre” Bell, and Lorenzo Johnson. Individually and combined Forever Yours has performed to sold out audiences on both national and international venues from Germany to Blues Alley in Washington, D.C., and have graced the stage with the likes of world renown artists such as, Cuba Gooding and the Main Ingredient, Four Tops Revue, Howard Hewett, Jean Carne, Toney Fontaine, and many others. The Forever Yours sound will take you back to a moment in time where you relaxed, fell in love, cried, laughed, and partied down to that good feeling classic soul music of the O’Jays.

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Oct
4
Thu
2018
Thursday Nights at the Caryle Club: MurLarkey Spirits Tasting
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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There’s no better way to enter into the fall than by sampling delicious drinks brought to us by MurLarkey Spirits. With a spirit selection includes specially crafted whiskeys, silver medal winning gins, flavor infused whiskeys and a two time gold medal winning vodka. MurLarkey spirits will surely have something for everyone. Join us to sample a range of spirits and delicious appetizers.

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Oct
16
Tue
2018
SBDC Workshop: Making the Most of Your Professional Team (Attorneys/Accountants/Bankers, etc.) Roundtable @ Alexandria Small Business Development Center
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Do you have a team of professionals that really know your business? Join the Roundtable to discuss how to best develop the relationships with these professionals to make your business a success.

Facilitated by Ray Sidney-Smith, W3 Consulting.

The Small Business Roundtable is an opportunity to meet with other small business owners in a facilitated discussion format. No pre-registration is required. Feel free to bring your lunch or a beverage.

Oct
19
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: An Evening with Lori Williams and Collaboration
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm

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Please join us as we present the Sensational Vocalist Lori Williams and the Dynamic Musical Group Collaboration!!

Acclaimed international Jazz vocalist Lori Williams is turning a corner. In possession of a most impressive resume as a performing artist, educator, songwriter, producer, vocalist and musical theater actress, her reputation and level of respect are top shelf and unimpeachable. Lori Williams already has three well-received CDs to her credit – all of which she self-produced: Her 2017 released Promo CD (in rotation on radio stations worldwide and Sirius XM/Watercolors) has led into this release of her fourth album, Out Of The BoxOut Of The Box is a Neo-Soul Jazz project. When I hear my voice on these new songs, it’s a sound I really like. It’s feel good music with catchy lyrics that people can remember and walk away singing.”

Listen to Lori Williams on Pandora, Spotify, Amazon, iTunes & more!

“Words are powerful…Speak wisely.” – LoriJazz®

International recording and performing artist COLLABORATION Talent, confident and dynamic – the members of the musical group include Tracey Cutler (Sax), Mark Russell (Bass), Glenn Douglas (Keyboards), Kenney Dickerson (Drums), are living proof of the fact that determination yields success. COLLABORATION has been the sound behind Pattie LaBelle, Eric Benet, Vesta Williams and Miles Jaye. Opening act for some of the biggest names in the music industry Peabo Bryson, Chuck Brown, Pieces of a Dream, Betty Carter, Lee Ritenour, Stanley Turentine, WAR, and Phyllis Hyman (to name a few). Producing and Performing music for Black Entertainment Television World Music project including several of your favorite programs on the network. Their repertoire is a mixture of Jazz, R&B, Popular, and Inspirational music, choosing not to limit themselves to any one musical art form to reach a varied audience around the world.

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Oct
26
Fri
2018
On Behalf of the Carlyle Club: Tribute to the Music of Donny Hathaway
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm
Nov
1
Thu
2018
Thursday Nights at the Caryle Club: MurLarkey Spirits Tasting
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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There’s no better way to enter into the fall than by sampling delicious drinks brought to us by MurLarkey Spirits. With a spirit selection includes specially crafted whiskeys, silver medal winning gins, flavor infused whiskeys and a two time gold medal winning vodka. MurLarkey spirits will surely have something for everyone. Join us to sample a range of spirits and delicious appetizers.

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CARLYLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION

CARLYLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION ALERT

The long-awaited project to remove the jersey barriers and improve the security perimeter at the A.V. Bryan Federal Courthouse is slated to begin very soon.  This construction project will impact traffic flow.   Effective Thursday, March 23rd, Jamieson Avenue will be partially closed allowing only one-way traffic heading westbound on Jamieson by the Courthouse construction site.  Traffic from Mill Road headed eastbound for Jamieson Avenue will be diverted.  Eastbound drivers can turn on Elizabeth Lane off of Eisenhower Avenue or continue on Eisenhower Avenue to John Carlyle Street or Holland Lane.   Reportedly, this traffic plan will be in effect for the duration of the project, estimated to be completed in the early fall.

CARLYLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION

CARLYLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION ALERT

The long-awaited project to remove the jersey barriers and improve the security perimeter at the A.V. Bryan Federal Courthouse is slated to begin very soon.  This construction project will impact traffic flow.   Effective Thursday, March 23rd, Jamieson Avenue will be partially closed allowing only one-way traffic heading westbound on Jamieson by the Courthouse construction site.  Traffic from Mill Road headed eastbound for Jamieson Avenue will be diverted.  Eastbound drivers can turn on Elizabeth Lane off of Eisenhower Avenue or continue on Eisenhower Avenue to John Carlyle Street or Holland Lane.   Reportedly, this traffic plan will be in effect for the duration of the project, estimated to be completed in the early fall.

Carlyle Community Council partners with Zimride

During times when Metro track work may cause train delays and more people taking to the roads, this free and flexible option saves time and money commuting. And, it is free to join!“

Greater Carlyle Area Growth Spurt

Development in the City

Old Town Alexandria

Eisenhower Valley

Carlyle Alexandria

Old Town Alexandria

Potomac Yard

The greater Carlyle area of Alexandria is flush with new development projects.

Currently there is over 2.3 million square feet of office space in the pipeline as well as new residential totaling 1,860 units and 137,000 square feet of retail.

Alexandria’s economic development agency recently released its update of projects throughout the City that includes a map of these projects you can see here.

PDF versions of this document are available for download

 
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