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The holidays are a time when thieves are frequently on the prowl. Here are some safety tips to help keep your home, your car, your possessions and your family safe during the holiday season.
Before you leave home:
Staying Safe While Shopping:
Keeping Your Home Safe:
Always remember the Police Department is here to serve and protect you. If at any time you observe suspicious activity, please call 703.838.4444 to report the incident.
Each year fires that occur during the holiday season injure 2,600 individuals and cause over $930 million in damage. Here are simple life-saving steps you can take to ensure a safe and happy holiday.
Preventing Christmas Tree Fires
Remember Everyday Fire SafetyFinally, as in every season, have working smoke alarms installed on every level of your home, test them monthly and keep them clean and equipped with fresh batteries at all times. Know when and how to call for help. And remember to practice your home escape plan.
Eco-City Alexandria challenges you to enjoy your holidays while minimizing your impact on the environment. Check out these tips to make your holidays "greener."
Librarians from Alexandria Library share their patrons' favorite holiday picks:
Find neighborhood parks?
Start a small business?
Learn about new development?
Pay my taxes or parking citation?
Find child-care provider information?
Report fraud, waste and abuse?
Speak at a City Council meeting?
Apply for a marriage license?
Find information for retired City employees?
Get information about permits?
Search property and sales data?
Find visitor information?
Find volunteer opportunities?
Obtain and review public documents and records?
Find information about parking?
Learn more about Verizon FiOS?