City of Alexandria Receives Go Green & Bicyle-Friendly Awards

Page updated on Oct 21, 2013 at 12:47 PM

On Tuesday, October 15, the City of Alexandria was recognized by the Virginia Municipal League (VML) with platinum-level certification for being a green and sustainable government. The Go Green Government Challenge, a VML initiative, encourages local governments to implement specific environmental policies and practical actions that reduce carbon emissions generated by both the local government and the broader community. Read More  

The City of Alexandria has also been named a Silver level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) by the League of American Bicyclists, recognizing Alexandria’s commitment to improving conditions for bicycling through investment in education and safety programs, bicycling promotion, and infrastructure. Read More