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Morning Notes

Job openings around town — “As unemployment remains high across Virginia, many local companies are still hiring.” [Patch]

It’s Tuesday — Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High of 81 and low of 68. Sunrise at 5:45 am and sunset at 8:38 pm. [Weather.gov]

Bonus density questions and concerns — “While about half- a-story difference may not seem like a lot in regards to unlocking bonus density allowance, the change could alter Alexandria’s skyline in many neighborhoods.” [Alexandria Living Magazine]

Local gas prices above national average — “Concerns over gas prices will likely continue for weeks despite a slightly downward trend within the last several days.” [WUSA9]

Recent Stories

While the Virginia Railway Express (VRE) is working through plans to make September fare-free for all riders, that could be extended into October for Alexandria riders dealing with the Metro…

Updated 4:30 p.m. — A spokesperson representing Hilco Redevelopment Partners shared an email with WMWAA indicating that the Airports Authority “is comfortable that the City of Alexandria does not need…

The Alexandria City Council is poised to approve an amended plan to build a 473-unit affordable housing complex in Arlandria, now that St. Rita Catholic Church has signed off on…

Alexandria will be hiring more police officers, but Mayor Justin Wilson warned the fix to staffing challenges won’t be quick. The Alexandria Police Department is facing a chronic short-staffing issue…

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