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Morning Notes

Alexandria recognized for climate change mitigation — “Recognized for its sustainability performance, Alexandria achieves Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) gold certification.” [Patch]

It’s Thursday — Overcast throughout the day. High of 72 and low of 60. Sunrise at 5:49 am and sunset at 8:25 pm. [Weather.gov]

Lawsuit accuses Alexandria of toxic dumping — “A new lawsuit against the city of Alexandria, Virginia, claims the city’s stormwater runoff system is allowing coal tar and creosote wastes to contaminate the Potomac River in violation of the Clean Water Act and Resource Conservation Recovery Act.” [WTOP]

Asynchronous learning at ACHS extended to the rest of the week — “The ongoing investigation into the fatal stabbing of a student Tuesday has prompted a Virginia high school to conduct synchronous virtual learning for the rest of the week.” [WTOP]