Archives: ‘Announcements’

City Of Alexandria Announces Schedule Of Services For The New Year’s Day Holiday

December 28th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday.

Ladies’ Tea At Gadsby’s Tavern In January

December 28th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

Start the New Year off with a historic girls' day out - the Ladies' Tea at Gadsby's Tavern! On Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, take tea from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Gadsby's Tavern Restaurant, 138 North Royal Street.

Dulles Toll Road New Rate Goes Into Effect On January 1

December 16th, 2011 | [From: Announcements, Traffic & Transportation]

A three-year schedule for new toll rates was approved by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Board of Directors in November 2009 after conducting a series of public hearings.

NOVA’s Winter Break And Extended Hours

December 16th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

Dec. 23 to Jan. 2: College closed
Jan. 3 to 5: 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 6: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (normal hours)
Jan. 7: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Jan. 9 to 12: 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 13: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (normal hours)

Annual Effort To Combat Drunk Driving In Greater Washington Kicks-Off Tonight

December 16th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

Local Free Cab Ride Service Aims To Deter Drunk Driving

Combating that time of year classified by U.S. Government officials as “one of the deadliest times on America’s roadways due to an increase in drunk driving,”* area officials announced today the launch of an anti-drunk driving initiative designed to reduce holiday-oriented, alcohol-related traffic incidents in Greater Washington.

Nominations Sought For Charles Houston Recreation Center’s “Hall of Fame”

December 14th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

The Charles Houston Recreation Center Ad Hoc Naming Committee is seeking nominations from the public for the Recreation’s Center’s Hall of Fame, an area that will honor and memorialize the achievements of history makers in Alexandria’s African American community and document the contributions of the community to Alexandria’s history.

Alexandria Commission On HIV/AIDS Sponsors Screening Of “The Other City” For World AIDS Day

November 29th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

In commemoration of World AIDS Day, the Alexandria Commission on HIV/AIDS and Inova Alexandria Hospital will host a screening of the movie The Other City on Thursday, Dec. 1, starting with a reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by the movie from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Inova Alexandria Hospital, 4320 Seminary Rd.

Historic Alexandria 2011 Holiday Ornament Commemorates Civil War

November 29th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

Collectible Ornament on Sale in Museum Gift Shops, Online

Alexandria Weekly Events

November 29th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

Utility Tax Reports and Payments Due
Wed Nov 30, 2011
Monthly Utility Tax reports and payments for gas and electric are due on or before the the last day of the month.
Location: City Hall, Room 1700, Tax Services & Enforcement
Contact: Tax Audit, Research & Analysis,, 703.746.3903

City Of Alexandria Waterfront Committee Schedules Special Meeting To Discuss Waterfront Small Area Plan

November 28th, 2011 | [From: Announcements]

The City of Alexandria Waterfront Committee will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 4:30 p.m. to discuss the Waterfront Small Area Plan and the Citizens for an Alternative Alexandria Waterfront Plan Report.