The Operation Renewed Hope Foundation presented Governor McAuliffe with the Northwestern Mutual Award for Improving the Lives of Veteran Families during the foundation’s Five Year Anniversary Awards Ceremony. Operation Renewed Hope has helped more than 500 veterans and their family members find housing.
Alexandria City Public Schools Superintendent Alvin Crawley last week informed the School Board that he is projecting expenditures of $285,323,110, an increase of $8,030,456 or 2.9% for fiscal year 2018. He proposed revenue of $279,910,785, an increase of 4.4%. Crawley proposes to use $5,412,325 from the fund balance to make up the deficit.
The Congressional Budget Office today issued a report on the estimated changes in health insurance coverage and premiums that would result from leaving the Affordable Care Act’s insurance market reforms in place while repealing the law’s mandate penalties and subsidies.
Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), Committee Vice Chairman, Friday issued a joint statement regarding the Committee’s inquiry into Russian intelligence activities.
The 2017 Presidential Inaugural Subcommittees released the Joint Transportation Plan for the 58th Presidential Inauguration, including information on street closures, pedestrian routes, Metro schedule and more. Events and activities celebrating the Inauguration will take place from Thursday, Jan. 19 to Saturday, Jan. 21.
City Manager Mark B. Jinks today announced the appointment of Shawnda H. Howard as Chief Human Resources Officer for the City of Alexandria, effective Feb. 6. Howard brings more than 15 years of experience in human resources management, organizational development and employee relations.
City Manager Mark B. Jinks today announced the appointment of Michael L. Brown as Chief of Police for the City of Alexandria, effective Jan. 23. Brown succeeds David Huchler, who has served as Acting Chief since Chief Earl L. Cook’s retirement on Oct. 1, 2016. The public is invited to meet Brown at a welcome reception on Tuesday, Jan. 24 (6-7 p.m.) in the lobby of City Hall.