Morning Notes

(staff photo by Jay Westcott)

Mount Vernon Rec Center To Close For Multi-Year Renovation Project — “A renovation and expansion project at the Mount Vernon Rec Center is expected to last two years, according to the park authority.” [Patch]

It’s Thursday — Rain throughout the day. High of 47 and low of 33. Sunrise at 7:21 am and sunset at 4:49 pm. []

DMV Braces for Impending Ice Storm — “VDOT crews started loading up with salt and brine early Wednesday morning.” [WUSA9]

What Will Be Open and Closed in Alexandria During Christmas and New Year’s Day? — “City of Alexandria government offices will be closed Friday, December 23, and Monday, December 26, in observance of the Christmas holiday.” [Zebra]