Alexandria Mom's Calendar of Events

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Take a Survey on Food Trucks in Alexandria

For Immediate Release: June 17, 2015

What are your thoughts on food trucks in Alexandria? Take a brief survey to help City Council determine next steps. 

The City is currently testing a pilot program that allows food trucks to operate in off-street locations on public and private property. The pilot is designed to introduce food trucks within Alexandria, on a limited basis, to provide data to evaluate a successful food truck program. Your feedback on the surveys will help inform City Council as they consider whether or not to initiate a further study to adopt new regulations.

For more information or to complete the survey, visit

For media inquiries, contact Andrea Blackford, Senior Communications Officer, Office of Communications and Public Information, at 703.746.3959 or 

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Chesapeake Bay Plan - Public Comment Requested

The City requests your input on the their stormwater permit, the Municipal
Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4), which is issued by the Virginia
Department of Environmental Quality (VDEQ). This permit requires the
development and implementation of the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily
Load (TMDL) Phase 1 (5%) Action Plan for cleaning up the Bay. The Action
Plan identifies strategies to reduce nitrogen, phosphorus and sediment
pollution by 5% before July 1, 2018.

The public is invited to comment in writing on the Draft Bay TMDL Action

by emailing .
Comments may also be mailed to: T & ES, Storm and Sanitary Infrastructure
Division, Attn: Bay TMDL Action Plan, 2900-B Business Center Dr. , Alex.,
VA. 22314 .

The deadline for public comment is June 30, 2015.