St Rita 5K and Fun Run for Education ~ Register Now!

St Rita 5K and Fun Run for Education ~ Register Now!

The 14th annual St. Rita 5K and Fun Run will be held on November 4, 2017. The day features a 1 km Fun Run for kids, followed by the 5K Run / Walk, and an awards ceremony featuring tons of great cash & gift card prizes. The race start and finish is on Eisenhower...

AlexRenew Project will Impact Holland Lane

AlexRenew Project will Impact Holland Lane Alexandria Renew Enterprises is cleaning and inspecting the Commonwealth Interceptor, the underground pipe that conveys wastewater flow from the City’s sewer lines to AlexRenew. Periodic cleaning and inspection of this line...
City Applies for Grant to Rehab Carlyle Dog Park

City Applies for Grant to Rehab Carlyle Dog Park

In August, awardees for the “Bark for Your Park” grant applicants will be announced. The City applied for a grant to improve the Carlyle Dog Park. The 2017 PetSafe® Bark For Your Park™ Program is committed to creating safe, off-leash areas for pets and their owners....

National Science Foundation Move-in Has Started

The IT staff for the National Science Foundation (NSF) started moving over the July 4th holiday into their new headquarters at 2415 Eisenhower Avenue while the official move-in begins August 24th to be completed by early October.  The NSF will occupy a new 667,759 SF...

New Tunnel to Connect VRE and King St Metro Approved

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) received $18.4 million for the design and construction of a pedestrian tunnel that will connect Alexandria Union Station to the King St. Metro Station to help improve safety and access between the two stations.  Currently, passengers...

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...