Get information about the City’s zoning regulations including residential infill regulations that apply to new houses, residential additions, front porches and garages. Find out about permits for King Street Outdoor Dining and A-frame signs, and resources for small businesses and home occupations.
There are several historic districts in the City including the Parker Gray and Old and Historic Districts. Find out more about the historic districts, the types of requests that are reviewed by staff and the Boards of Architectural Review and what makes Alexandria’s Historic Districts truly unique. Recent projects under review in the Parker Gray and Old and Historic Districts include the Jefferson-Houston Elementary School Redevelopment
and the Carr Hospitality proposal at 220 S. Union Street
Get access to a variety of downloadable GIS maps of Alexandria, interact with several dynamic maps online, or learn more about the City's GIS operations.