Archives: ‘City Hall’

Alexandria Proclaims December 8-15 Computer Science Education Week

December 18th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Other News]

At the request of the Alexandria Branch of the American Association of University Women on Dec. 9, 2014, Alexandria Mayor William Euille and the City Council issued a proclamation designating Dec. 8-12, 2014, as Computer Science Education Week.

City Manager Proposes 12% Annual General Fund Contribution To Capital Budget

December 17th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

Alexandria City Manager Rashad Young proposed a 12% annual cap on the general fund contribution to the Capital Improvement Program budget. This policy change would, among other things, decrease the City’s operating budget deficit in fiscal year 2016 from $16 million to $9 million.

Alexandria Selected For “Safe + Smart Cities” Pilot Project To Improve Resiliency And Efficiency

December 16th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

The City of Alexandria has been selected by the Chesapeake Crescent Initiative for its second "Safe + Smart Cities" pilot program, which provides free services to help localities harden their resiliency and maximize their operational performance through the efficient use of technology.

Mark B. Jinks Appointed Alexandria’s Acting City Manager

December 13th, 2014 | [From: City Hall]

At its regular meeting on Dec. 13, 2014, City Council unanimously appointed Mark B. Jinks as Acting City Manager for the City of Alexandria, effective Jan. 2, 2015. Jinks will succeed City Manager Rashad M. Young, who is resigning to accept appointment as the City Administrator for the Government of the District of Columbia.

City Of Alexandria Sells General Obligation Bonds At Historically Low Interest Rate

December 9th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

The City of Alexandria recently sold $36 million in general obligation bonds at one of the lowest interest rates in modern history. The proceeds of the bonds will be used for schools, parks, Metro and other transportation improvements and infrastructure, and public buildings.

Young To Be Appointed D.C. City Administrator

December 8th, 2014 | [From: City Hall]

Alexandrianews.org has confirmed that Alexandria City Manager Rashad Young will become the new District of Columbia City Administrator.

City Of Alexandria Launches Five-Year Financial Plan

December 4th, 2014 | [From: City Hall]

City Manager Rashad M. Young has announced the launch of the City of Alexandria’s first Five-Year Financial Plan, a tool to help City Council and the community better understand the City’s fiscal outlook and engage in long-term strategic resource planning

Nelsie L. Birch Named As Alexandria Acting Deputy City Manager

December 3rd, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

City Manager Rashad M. Young has announced the appointment of Nelsie L. Birch as Acting Deputy City Manager for the City of Alexandria, effective Dec. 13, 2014.

Alexandria Deputy City Manager Thomas C. Gates Resigns To Become Roanoke County Administrator

November 19th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Other News]

City Manager Rashad M. Young has announced that Deputy City Manager Thomas C. Gates will resign effective Dec. 12, to accept appointment as County Administrator for Roanoke County, Va.

Alexandria City Council FY2016 Budget Guidance Includes Possible Tax Increase

November 12th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

The Alexandria City Council’s fiscal year 2016 budget guidance to City Manager Rashad Young allows Young to propose a budget that includes tax increases to meet the needs of the City.