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Holiday Happenings

Resource Recovery Announcements

September 1, 2017

Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 4, residents are reminded that trash and recycling will be picked up one day later during this week than regularly scheduled. See other announcements related to: Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection; Dispose Household Paints Properly; Recycle Computers and Cell Phones; and Egg Cartons Can be Recycled if Made of Paper or Plastic.

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DASH Bus Service Schedule For Monday, September 4

August 29, 2017

DASH bus will operate on a Sunday schedule in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. DASH Administrative Offices will be closed.

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City Of Alexandria Announces Schedule Of Services For 2017 Labor Day Holiday

August 29, 2017

All Alexandria City government offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day. The following list includes schedule information for other City facilities and partner agencies.

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Happy 268th Alexandria

July 10, 2017

The City of Alexandria celebrated its 268th birthday and the nation’s 241st birthday on Saturday at Oronoco Bay Park.

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July 4th Road Closures

July 3, 2017

The Arlington County Police Department, Virginia State Police, United States Park Police, and the Virginia Department of Transportation will close several roadways on Tuesday, July 4th.  These closures are designed to facilitate the safe passage of large crowds for the Independence Day events and fireworks. 

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City Of Alexandria To Hold Annual USA And City Birthday Celebration On July 8

July 1, 2017

The City of Alexandria will celebrate its 268th and the USA’s 241st birthday on Saturday, July 8, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., at Oronoco Bay Park (100 Madison St.) located at the Potomac River between Fairfax, Pendleton, and Madison Streets.

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July 4th SoberRide Campaign Launched To Deter DUI In Metro Area

June 30, 2017

Preparing to combat that time of year when, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration over a third (36%) of all U.S. traffic deaths involve drunk drivers, free Lyft rides will be offered to deter impaired driving throughout the Washington-metropolitan area on Independence Day, July 4. Offered by the nonprofit Washington Regional Alcohol Program, the 2017 Independence Day SoberRide® program will be in operation beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4 and continue until 2:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5.

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DASH Independence Day Holiday Schedule

June 29, 2017

DASH will operate on a Sunday schedule on Independence Day Schedule.  New trolley hours begin July 9.

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Metro Announces July 4 Service Plan; Rail System To Close At Midnight

June 27, 2017

Metrorail will remain open until midnight on Tuesday, July 4, providing an additional half hour of service for customers returning from festivities on the National Mall and around the region. During daytime hours, trains will operate at Saturday service levels (every 12 minutes on each line) until about 6 p.m., at which time service will ramp up to rush-hour service levels before and after the fireworks. Off-peak fares will be in effect all day, and parking will be free at all Metro-operated facilities.

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City Of Alexandria Announces Schedule Of Services For 2017 Independence Day Holiday

June 27, 2017

The City Of Alexandria announced the schedule of services for the 2017 Independence Day holiday. All Alexandria City government offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Information for other City facilities and partner agencies is provided here.

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