January 16, 2019

ALX in the News: Week of January 14-21

In the News

Each month, check out “Growing in Alexandria,” an AEDP blog series that will focus on businesses around the City.

This January, we are excited to share our first video interview with Tyler Gates from Brightline Interactive, a company that creates interactive technology experiences for training, simulation and brand experiences. To learn more, head on over to the blog


  • How the DC Region Fared In 2018 – Globe St.com
  • New Residences, Arts Center Planned for North Old Town – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • Alexandria lost 90% of its affordable homes in the past few decades. Is it really ‘radical’ to build more? – Greater Greater Washington
  • Prioritizing Planning Efforts- City government’s draft planning document will influence FY 2020 budget and beyond. – Alexandria Gazette [Page 1]
  • City Council Fills Planning Commission Seats- Brown, Koenig reappointed; Goebel fills third vacancy – Alexandria Gazette [Page 3]
  • Virginians narrowly support public investment to land Amazon HQ2 – Virginia Business.com
  • Amazon chose two locations for its new headquarters. Now, we go explore them. – Washington Post