ALX in the News: Week of May 13th

In the News

Highlighting news featuring businesses in Alexandria and events around the City each week- whether you are starting a business in Alexandria, or are already part of our community, stay on top of local economic development interest items here!

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

The month of May brought us to Eisenhower Valley to visit with Brad Halsey, the CEO and Founder of Building Momentum. Check it out today on the blog


  • Old Dominion Boat Club Proposes New Piers, Dock, Wharf – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • JBG Smith raises more than $78M for its affordable housing initiative – Washington Business Journal
  • JBG Smith’s Workforce Housing Fund Lands $78M Investment From Big Banks, Developers – Bisnow
  • ‘Failing communities never have parking problems’: A suburb’s new waterfront begins to take shape – Washington Post



  • D.C. region’s House members renew bid to double federal subsidy to Metro – Alexandria Living Magazine
  • Amazon has praised the D.C.-area workforce. But there’s a lot of work still to do. – Washington Business Journal – Washington Business Journal
  • FY2020 budget passes without tax rate hike – Alexandria Times
  • As shutdown looms on Blue and Yellow lines, Metro confronts ‘Braddock hump’ – Washington Post