.
-

COVID-19 Information & Updates

The Alexandria Health Department is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by COVID-19 coronavirus disease. Learn how you can help protect yourself and those around you.

Learn More

Fireworks are Dangerous and Illegal

It is dangerous and illegal for any unauthorized person to store, sell or use any fireworks — including sparklers — in Alexandria. Fireworks cause thousands of injuries and fires nationwide each year.

Learn More

City Opens New Waterfront Public Art Installation

The City presents its newest public art installation, Wrought, Knit, Labors, Legacies, in Alexandria’s Waterfront Park (1 Prince St.). This new temporary installation is the second in the Site See: New Views in Old Town annual public art series, and will be on display through November 2020.

Learn More

New Virginia Traffic Laws in Effect

New traffic safety laws take effect in Virginia on July 1, as a result of legislation passed during the 2020 General Assembly Session. These new laws support and extend Alexandria’s commitment to Vision Zero, the City's initiative to end traffic-related deaths and serious injuries.

Learn More

Alexandria Designated “SolSmart Gold” for Solar Energy Growth

The City has received a Gold designation from the national SolSmart program for its continuing efforts to make it faster, easier and more affordable for homes and businesses to go solar.

Learn More

2020 Resident Survey Findings Announced

Results of the survey will be used to guide the budget process; track progress on the City’s Strategic Plan; and provide data for performance dashboards.

Learn More

City Council Prohibits Firearms on City Property

Following a public hearing June 20, City Council unanimously adopted an ordinance prohibiting firearms and ammunition in City facilities, parks and areas requiring special event permits.

Learn More

'Take 10' to Complete the Census

Every Alexandria household is required to respond to the 2020 U.S. Census. It’s fast, easy, and takes the average person less than 10 minutes to complete. Take 10 to ensure Alexandria is counted!

Learn More