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Alexandria’s Strategic Plan

The strategic plan is an effort by City Council to move the City forward in realizing the goals of our community. The plan offers direction and focus on issues that are critically important to improving Alexandria.

City Attorney

The City Attorney is appointed by the City Council and is the legal advisor to the City Council, City Manager, and all departments, boards, commissions, and agencies of the City.

City Code & Other Laws

The City of Alexandria Charter, Code and other laws including State and Federal laws.

City Manager’s Office

As Alexandria's chief administrative officer, the City Manager is responsible for overseeing a budget of over $500 million and a workforce of more than 2,500 employees.

Resident Survey

Learn about the City's Resident Survey, which was designed to capture residents’ views on a variety of City services and conditions. Developed in partnership with the National Research Center (NRC) and the International City and County Managers Association (ICMA), the survey will provide invaluable information to City staff and elected officials as they work to continuously improve Alexandria.

Financial Reports

Monthly financial report and the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).

GIS Open Data

GIS Data is a valuable resource and is provided to the public free of charge through a number of easy to use tools and downloadable formats.

Management & Budget

The Office of Management & Budget (OMB) prepares the annual operating budget, the capital improvement program, and performs on-going fiscal and management analyses of City programs while conducting research and analysis in such areas as improving operational efficiency and cost effectiveness, performance measures, organizational structure and processes, and the acquisition and use of state and federal resources.

Performance & Accountability

The Office of Performance and Accountability (OPA) is the City of Alexandria’s internal consulting team, here to help the City Government achieve results for the community through strategic, data-driven decisions while being transparent to the community.